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Sources: Strasburg, Nats agree on $245M deal

2:50 PM ET Stephen Strasburg and the Washington Nationals have reached agreement on a seven-year deal, the team announced. Sources told ESPN’s Jeff Passan that the value of the deal is a record-setting $ 245 million. That deal surpasses the previous high for a pitcher’s contract, set by David Price when he signed a seven-year, […]

Barnwell makes sense of the AFC playoff sprint: 7 teams, 6 spots, 2 serious battles

9:20 AM ET With seven teams competing for six playoff spots, the AFC is down to two serious battles. Sunday’s results all but locked Baltimore into the top seed in the AFC, with the victorious Ravens taking a one-game lead over the Patriots with both the head-to-head tiebreaker and three games left to play. Lamar […]

Follow live: Seahawks looking to continue win streak, clinch playoff spot

first Quarter SEA LAR FG 8:39 Jason Myers Made 39 Yrd Field Goal 11 plays, 54 yards, 6:26 3 0 TD 5:11 Malcolm Brown 1 Yard Rush Greg Zuerlein Made Ex. Pt 8 plays, 75 yards, 3:26 3 7 second Quarter SEA LAR TD 11:28 Robert Woods Pass From Jared Goff for 2 Yrds, G.Zuerlein […]

Picks, schedule guide, playoff scenarios and more

Dec 6, 2019 The Week 14 NFL slate is stacked with great matchups. Our NFL Nation reporters bring us the keys to every game, a bold prediction for each matchup and final score predictions. Additionally, ESPN Stats & Information provides a stat to know for each game, and the Football Power Index (FPI) goes inside […]

Follow live: No. 1 Ohio State on upset alert

BIG TEN CHAMPIONSHIP GAME 12-0, 9-0 Conf FOX11:31 – 3rd FOX 1 2 3 4 T OSU 0 7 7 14 WIS 7 14 0 21 10-2, 7-2 Conf To help make this website better, to improve and personalize your experience and for advertising purposes, are you happy to accept cookies and other technologies? Let’s […]

College Football Playoff tracker: How each conference title game affects the field

11:52 PM ET GRAPEVINE, Texas — Oregon athletic director Rob Mullens, who is also the chairman of the College Football Playoff selection committee, is here at the Gaylord Texan Resort, not the Pac-12 championship game, where his two-loss Ducks had a chance to win the league — and simultaneously eliminate it from the CFP with […]

Knicks fire Fizdale after sliding to 4-18 start

3:46 PM ET As the franchise spirals with a ruddlerless roster, the New York Knicks fired coach David Fizdale on Friday. The Knicks lost eight straight games, including a 129-92 loss to Denver on Thursday night that dropped the team to an Eastern Conference-worst 4-18, which is tied for the worst record in franchise history. […]

The most important question for each conference championship game

7:00 AM ET The typical buffet features lots of carbs and empty calories up front, designed to fill you up before you get to the good stuff, the protein farther down the row. College football’s Championship Week is the opposite — the spread isn’t nearly as large as normal, but there’s no filler. It’s all […]

Follow live: Cowboys, Bears square off in key matchup

Total Yards DAL139 304CHI Turnovers Possession 25:0317:23 1st Downs Full Team Stats Soldier Field Coverage: FOX/NFL Chicago, IL 60605 44° Line: DAL -3.0 Over/Under: 43 Capacity: 61,500 Down:3rd & 3 Ball on:CHI 47 Drive:2 plays, 7 yds2 plays, 7 yards, 0:24 DAL CHI 50 20 20 DAL CHI 30 40 50 40 30 10 20 […]

LeBron on uncalled travel: ‘Had a malfunction’

1:44 AM ET SALT LAKE CITY — LeBron James broke a personal seven-game road losing streak to the Utah Jazz, dating back to December 2010, in the Los Angeles Lakers‘ 121-96 win Wednesday, but there was one sequence he would like to get back. As James was bringing the ball past half court in the […]