Browns QB Deshaun Watson is suspended for 11 games

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson will serve an unpaid 11-game suspension, pay a $5 million fine and be subject to professional appraisal and processing as part of a settlement with the NFL after accusations of sexual misconduct by two dozen women. The association sought to ban Watson for at least a … Read more

1 Alabama tops the AP Top 25 pre-season. Ohio Street, Next Dogs

With two of the country’s best players leading the way — and losing the championship game as the motivator — Alabama ranks first in an Associated Press football poll before the start of the college season. The second season in a row and the ninth overall. Heisman Award winner Bryce Young, National Defense Player of … Read more

More black NFL retirees win dementias in salvaged tests

Philadelphia (AFP) – Two years after two former players sued the NFL over the treatment of black retirees. In a billion-dollar concussion settlement, hundreds of men whose medical tests were salvaged to eliminate racial prejudice are now eligible for awards. The newly approved payments, announced in a report on Friday, are a victory for the … Read more

Russell’s retirement number 6 across the NBA, the first in the league

Bill Russell’s No. 6 jersey has been retired across the NBA, the first in the league. The National Basketball Association and the National Basketball Players Association announced Thursday that the 11-time champion, civil rights activist and person good enough to be honored in the Basketball Hall of Fame as a player and coach was permanently … Read more

Go the Distance: The Cubs and Reds play at ‘Field of Dreams’ in Iowa

Dyersville, Iowa (AP) – David Bell’s grandfather, father, and brother played in the major leagues. Bell spent 12 years in the majors himself and worked as a coach and front office CEO before taking over as manager of the Cincinnati Reds. So yeah, ‘Field of DreamsA movie about family and baseball, it hits a little … Read more

Serena Williams says ‘the countdown has begun’ to retirement

Saying “the countdown has begun”, 23 times in a Grand Slam Serena Williams Champion She announced Tuesday that she is ready to step away from tennis so she can shift her focus to having another child and her business interests, heralding the end of her career. that transcends sports. In an article published on Tuesday … Read more

Federal judge rejects LIV golfers offer for PGA Tour Posteason

SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA (AP) – A federal judge in California ruled on Tuesday that three golfers who joined Saudi-backed LIV Golf would not be able to compete on the PGA Tour in the post-season. US District Judge Beth Labson Freeman made her decision in San Jose after attorneys for both sides spoke for about an … Read more

The ‘stray cats’ video game brings some benefits to real cats

NEW YORK (Associated Press) — Not only does the virtual cat hero from the new video game “Stray” wind along rusty pipes, jump over unknown sludge and decipher clues in a seemingly deserted city. The bold orange tab helps cats in the real world, too. Thanks to online fundraising platforms, players play Stray while broadcasting … Read more

The ‘stray cats’ video game brings some benefits to real cats

NEW YORK (Associated Press) — Not only does the virtual cat hero from the new video game “Stray” wind along rusty pipes, jump over unknown sludge and decipher clues in a seemingly deserted city. The bold orange tab helps cats in the real world, too. Thanks to online fundraising platforms, players play Stray while broadcasting … Read more