Browns to start QB DeShone Kizer against Bucs
ESPN, 23 August at 16:09
Rookie quarterback DeShone Kizer will get the start over Brock Osweiler in the Cleveland Browns' third preseason game, coach Hue Jackson said Wednesday. Jackson said he informed the team of his decision for Saturday's game against the Tampa Bay ...
ESPN, the worldwide leader in idioicy
NOLA.com, 23 August at 16:05
Here's Robert E. Lee (left) and Robert Lee (right). Guess which one surrendered at Appomattox in 1865 and which one was yanked by ESPN from announcing Virginia's football opener. Here's Robert E. Lee (left) and Robert Lee (right). Guess which one ...
Buckeyes backup QB Joe Burrow out indefinitely after breaking bone in throwing hand
ESPN, 23 August at 16:04
Ohio State back-up quarterback Joe Burrow is out indefinitely after breaking a bone in his throwing hand earlier this week, the school announced Wednesday morning. Burrow, a redshirt sophomore, broke the bone during the Buckeyes' practice Monday.
Boston's Doug Fister pitched a gem against the Indians that started as a diamond in the rough
cleveland.com, 23 August at 15:59
Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Doug Fister pats catcher Sandy Leon on the head after the Red Sox defeated the Cleveland Indians 9-1. Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Doug Fister pats catcher Sandy Leon on the head after the Red Sox defeated the ...
'Now is the time to bow out': Wayne Rooney steps down from England's national team
Washington Post, 23 August at 15:57
Wayne Rooney, England's all-time leading scorer, announced his retirement from international soccer Wednesday after talking things over with England Manager Gareth Southgate, who asked him to return for next month's World Cup qualifiers against Malta ...
DeShone Kizer named Browns starting quarterback over Brock Osweiler -- at least for Tampa Bay
cleveland.com, 23 August at 15:46
On Wednesday morning, Hue Jackson named Kizer, the No. 52 overall pick out of Notre Dame, the Browns' starting quarterback over veteran Brock Osweiler -- at least for the Tampa Bay game Saturday night. Jackson said in a statement that Kizer starting
OSU backup QB Burrow out indefinitely after hand surgery
247Sports, 23 August at 15:14
The Buckeyes will be down one quarterback for at least the first couple of weeks of the season. Patrick Murphy - 41 minutes ago; 15; Tools. Edit; Slot to 247Sports Home; Slot to Ohio State Buckeyes Newsletter; Slot to Ohio State Links ...
Broadcaster is named Robert Lee. He won't be working for ESPN in Charlottesville
Miami Herald, 23 August at 15:13
Few people probably knew ESPN would be covering the University of Virginia's opening game against William & Mary on Sept. 2 in Charlottesville. That's not the case any more, not after the network reassigned one of its broadcasters because of his name.
Everton forward Wayne Rooney announces England retirement
ESPN FC, 23 August at 15:08
Paul Mariner says Ronald Koeman has worked wonders in getting Wayne Rooney in positions to succeed on the pitch. Ronald Koeman expands upon Wayne Rooney's role as a teacher for his younger teammates and reflects on his 200th goal milestone.
ESPN cites safety in removing Robert Lee from UVA broadcast due to name (w/video)
Tampabay.com, 23 August at 14:26
ESPN has removed an announcer from its broadcast of the University of Virginia's first football game next month because he has the same name as a Confederate general memorialized in statues that are being taken down across the country.
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