Jets set to face Cardinals as scheduled after additional COVID-19 testing comes back negative

USATSI Earlier on Friday, ESPN and ProFootballTalk reported that the New York Jets sent all coaches and players home from their New Jersey facilities after a player registered a “presumptive positive” COVID-19 test. After additional testing was conducted, however, all results came back negative and it was assumed that the player had registered Read more

NFL reportedly sends teams a memo outlining penalties for approaching officials without face covering

Getty Images After several weeks’ worth of watching coaches remove their masks in order to yell at referees, the NFL has apparently had enough. According to a report from NFL.com’s Tom Pelissero, NFL Senior VP of Officiating Perry Fewell sent teams a memo this week indicating that the league plans Read more

Patriots’ Cam Newton heading to COVID-19 reserve list after reportedly testing positive, will not face Chiefs

USATSI While the Tennessee Titans have experienced a COVID-19 outbreak this week, another team may be in some trouble. On Saturday morning, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported that New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton tested positive for the coronavirus, and will miss Sunday’s matchup against the Kansas City Chiefs. CBS Sports Read more

Saints coach Sean Payton on face covering fine: ‘I get caught up in the game and half the time forget’

Getty Images New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton was one of the five NFL coaches handed a hefty fine for not following mask protocols during games. He was fined $100,000 and the Saints were fined $250,000 because Payton was not wearing a face covering when required during the team’s Read more

Richard Hamilton says Kobe Bryant is most Michael Jordan-like player: ‘I was low-key scared’ to face him

The 2019-20 NBA season is suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic, and with no live games, the easiest thing to do is go back and discuss what’s happened in the past. Much of that conversation has been centered around Michael Jordan, as everyone has been tuned in to “The Last Read more

Novak Djokovic, ‘opposed to vaccination,’ may face dilemma if ‘forced’ to take compulsory coronavirus vaccine

Everything in the sports world is paused due to the pandemic right now and it is not yet clear if sports will resume as normal without a vaccine. Players from many sports may eventually be required to get a vaccine. Novak Djokavic is aware he could run into an issue if Read more

DePaul’s former softball coach allegedly punched assistant in the face, verbally abused players

Former DePaul softball coach Eugene Lenti allegedly punched an assistant in the face and abused his players verbally during his tenure, but never faced any repercussions for his actions, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday. Those who dealt with consequences with regards to these accusations included the whistleblower, whose contract Read more