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Every Pro Bowl pick (and surprise) for all 32 NFL teams

9:06 PM ET The Chargers lead the NFL with seven selections to the 2019 NFL Pro Bowl, while the Chiefs and Steelers had six apiece. Here is every selection for the 2019 game, which will be played Jan. 27 in Orlando, Florida, along with analysis from NFL Nation reporters. Players’ career Pro Bowls are denoted […]

Week 16 NFL Power Rankings: Biggest breakthroughs for every team

7:00 AM ET No player had a bigger breakout this season than Patrick Mahomes. The quarterback took over the starting job in Kansas City and exceeded all expectations, already throwing for more than 4,500 yards and 45 touchdowns. There’s only one Mahomes, but every team has a player, position group or coach who reached a […]

Reports: Astros reach 2-year deal with Brantley

8:11 PM ET The Houston Astros have agreed to a two-year, $ 32 million contract with outfielder Michael Brantley, according to multiple reports. Brantley adds a needed left-handed presence to the middle of the Astros’ lineup, which is heavily right-handed with key cogs Jose Altuve, Alex Bregman, Carlos Correa and George Springer. In the same […]

Barnwell: The NFL's biggest surprises, and who could copy in 2019

8:54 AM ET The Chicago Bears on Sunday officially became the ninth team in 10 seasons to go from worst to first and win their division just one year after finishing in last place. It was a monumental turnaround for a team that had posted four consecutive seasons with double-digit losses from 2014 to 2017. […]

Follow live: Rams look to stay hot at home

A week after Sean McVay failed to utilize defending NFL Offensive Player of the Year Todd Gurley in a loss to the Bears, Gurley has completed a bulk of the work in the first half against the Eagles and the teams are tied, 13-13, at halftime. Gurley has rushed for 49 yards and a touchdown […]

What's at stake: Predictions, playoff scenarios, more

Dec 14, 2018 We’re previewing the Week 15 NFL slate with score predictions for each game from our Nation reporters, what’s at stake for the playoff picture and potential draft order from Kevin Seifert, Football Power Index projections from ESPN Stats & Information and much more. Thursday Night Football: Chargers 29, Chiefs 28 Jump to […]

Follow live: Lindsay, Broncos look to keep their playoff hopes alive against the Browns

Baker Mayfield didn’t have his last four-game magic working in the first half in Denver. After an opening drive touchdown pass, Mayfield completed 5-of-15 and threw a late half interception and the Browns and Broncos went to halftime tied at 10. Pat McManamon, ESPN Staff Writer40m ago Let’s block ads! (Why?) www.espn.com – TOP

Let's go bowling: Your one-stop shop for every game

Dec 13, 2018 It’s the most wonderful time of the year: College football bowl games are here, and a six-pack of games on Saturday rings it in. Picking the result of every single bowl game could be tough, but using the FPI data and Vegas lines, this breakdown can be your guide to victory. The […]

Follow live: Nuggets look to stay atop the West standings

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Will Nikola Jokic or Russell Westbrook mess around and get a triple-double when the Thunder and Nuggets battle in a clash of the titans out West. www.espn.com – TOP

Steelers star JuJu Smith-Schuster's double life as a streamer

8:00 AM ET IT’S A RECENT Friday night in downtown Pittsburgh, JuJu Smith-Schuster sits in a mid-sized hotel conference room, having just completed his promotional duties for a “Call of Duty” livestream. In one corner is a table of picked over and forgotten food and drinks on ice. When Smith-Schuster walks in, wearing a black […]