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Biggest offseason needs for all 32 NFL teams: QB questions, leadership voids and more

Positional holes and cap-space problems. Every team needs something this offseason. ... Continue Reading

Sources: PSG confident Mbappe will extend stay

Paris Saint-Germain are growing confident that they can convince Kylian Mbappe to extend his contract at the club, sources have told ESPN. ... Continue Reading

Irving 'rooted' in vaccine stance despite KD injury

Nets guard Kyrie Irving made clear Monday that his stance regarding the COVID-19 vaccine will not change in the wake of Kevin Durant's knee injury that is expected to sideline him for four to six weeks. ... Continue Reading

Superstitious Osaka walks the walk in win, just wouldn't walk on on-court signage

Defending champion Naomi Osaka stepped into the next round, she just wouldn't step on "Melbourne." ... Continue Reading

Baker carted off field, 'doing good' after collision

Cardinals safety Budda Baker left Monday's wild-card game with a concussion, but had movement and feeling in his extremities after a violent collision. He tweeted Tuesday that he was "doing good." ... Continue Reading

Djokovic visa 'distraction' to be subject of review

The board of Tennis Australia issued a statement two days after nine-time champion Novak Djokovic lost a legal challenge against his visa cancellation to say that the entire saga would be subject to a review after the Australian Open. ... Continue Reading

US Open finalist Fernandez upset in Aussie Open

Leylah Fernandez, four months removed from an appearance in the US Open final, lost to wild-card entry Maddison Inglis in the first round of the Australian Open. ... Continue Reading

Rams roll as Stafford nabs elusive 1st playoff win

Matthew Stafford outplayed Cardinals counterpart Kyler Murray, and the Rams got contributions from up and down their star-studded roster to punch L.A.'s ticket to the divisional round of the playoffs. ... Continue Reading

Mexico institutes 5-year ban for anti-gay chant

Mexican Football Federation president Yon de Luisa said fans will be handed five-year bans for anti-gay chanting. ... Continue Reading

GM Mayock fired by Raiders after three seasons

The Raiders have fired general manager Mike Mayock after three tumultuous seasons. ... Continue Reading

'We will never let his name die': How NHL players have been inspired by Willie O'Ree

As the Bruins retire O'Ree's No. 22, we spoke to people he has inspired with his story who are continuing to work to make sure hockey truly is for everyone. ... Continue Reading

Waiver wire finds: Add this pair of Trail Blazers

The fantasy basketball waiver wire is never short on players who could help you fill holes in the short term or make for quality long-term investments. Here are the best free agents right now. ... Continue Reading

Mercedes to launch car on Feb. 18

Mercedes will launch the Formula One car it hopes Lewis Hamilton will race in 2022 at a virtual Silverstone event on Feb. 18. ... Continue Reading

Cardinals S Baker exits playoff game on stretcher

Arizona Cardinals safety Budda Baker was ruled out of Monday's wild-card game with a concussion in the second half, but did have movement and feeling in his extremities after a violent collision in the third quarter vs. the Los Angeles Rams. ... Continue Reading

Stephen Jones confident McCarthy will return

Asked Monday whether he was confident coach Mike McCarthy would continue to lead the Cowboys next season, executive vice president Stephen Jones said, "Absolutely. Very confident." ... Continue Reading