Florida Gators coach insists he wants 90,000 fans at game despite pandemic

Florida Gators coach Dan Mullen was given several more chances on Monday to clarify any confusion regarding his comments about wanting to pack 90,000 college football fans inside Ben Hill Griffin Stadium during the coronavirus pandemic. He declined each of them, brushing aside criticism and insisting he’s focused on defeating the defending national champion, LSU. […]

Jerry Jones says Dak Prescott is future of Cowboys despite horrific injury

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says Dak Prescott remains part of the team’s long-term plans despite the horrific injury he sustained during Sunday’s game against the New York Giants. The 27-year-old quarterback required surgery after suffering a compound fracture and dislocation of his right ankle. His current deal expires at the end of the season, […]

World No 1 golfer Dustin Johnson tests positive for Covid-19

World No 1 Dustin Johnson has pulled out of this week’s CJ Cup after testing positive for Covid-19, the PGA Tour said in a statement on Tuesday. The 36-year-old American, who last competed at September’s US Open, notified Tour officials he was experiencing symptoms and was given a test at the weekend, leading to his […]

US midfielder McKennie is second Juventus player to test positive for Covid-19

The USA and Juventus midfielder Weston McKennie has become the second player from the Serie A champions to test positive for Covid-19. The news comes a day after Cristiano Ronaldo tested positive while on international duty with Portugal. Juventus’s under-23 coach also tested positive for the virus on Tuesday. “In compliance with the regulations and […]

LA Dodgers use record 11-run first inning to flatten Braves in NLCS

Max Muncy’s grand slam capped a record-setting 11-run first inning for the Los Angeles Dodgers, who coasted to a 15-3 rout of the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday night that cut their National League Championship Series deficit to two games to one The slam by Muncy off Grant Dayton was the third homer in the first, […]