New Orleans Saints’ Michael Thomas expected to be ready for training camp, coach Dennis Allen says; Jameis Winston already on field

New Orleans Saints' Michael Thomas expected to be ready for training camp, coach Dennis Allen says;  Jameis Winston already on field

Receiver Michael Thomas is not yet participating in New Orleans Saints OTAs. But he is expected back from his ankle injury in time for training camp, according to coach Dennis Allen, and he is present and rehabbing with the team during the voluntary workout period. Meanwhile, quarterback Jameis Winston is already back on the practice … Read more

The running back formerly known as Ricky Williams adopts wife’s last name

The running back formerly known as Ricky Williams adopts wife's last name

Meet Errick Miron.Picture: Getty Images Remember when everyone clutched their pearls after Ricky Williams mimed smoking a joint on the sidelines of a Miami Dolphins game? It aged about as well as the “a college scholarship is more than enough compensation for student athletes” argument. Not only would America be richer had it taken Errick … Read more

Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh

Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh

Lamar Jackson is missing the first week of the Baltimore Ravens’ organized team activities, marking the first time that the former NFL MVP quarterback hasn’t been present at the voluntary spring workouts. ‘We’ve been down this road many times through the years,’ Ravens coach John Harbaugh said after Wednesday’s practice. It’s for him to talk … Read more

Colin Kaepernick to work out for Las Vegas Raiders on Wednesday, sources say

Colin Kaepernick to work out for Las Vegas Raiders on Wednesday, sources say

Colin Kaepernick, who last played professional football in 2016 — the year he started kneeling during the national anthem to protest racial injustice — is scheduled to work out Wednesday for the Las Vegas Raiders, league sources told ESPN. It will mark Kaepernick’s first workout with an NFL team since being exiled, and it will … Read more

Barcelona, ​​76ers, Braves, Seahawks named among most innovative sports franchises

Barcelona, ​​76ers, Braves, Seahawks named among most innovative sports franchises

The word innovation gets tossed around a lot. All businesses, in sports and elsewhere, lay claim to innovation, to innovating, to striving for it; but is that really true? A sports research firm is trying to quantify innovation among top sports leagues and teams, and some of the names on their second annual top-25 list … Read more

Sports world reacts to the school shooting in Uvalde, Texas

Sports world reacts to the school shooting in Uvalde, Texas

In Dallas, Steve Kerr and Jason Kidd did not want to talk about basketball. LeBron James made no effort to hide his anger. Jayson Tatum of the Boston Celtics, a young father, called the news “devastating.” The sports world reacted swiftly Tuesday to the news of an 18-year-old gunman opening fire at an elementary school … Read more

Carolina Panthers’ Sam Darnold says he’s confident he can be one of the NFL’s best quarterbacks

Carolina Panthers OC Ben McAdoo says QB Sam Darnold is the team's starter

A 17-32 record as an NFL starter and the threat of being replaced during the offseason first by Deshaun Watson and now possibly by third-round pick Matt Corral hasn’t made Carolina Panthers starter Sam Darnold any less confident in his abilities. “As long as I know what we’re doing, what the defense is doing, I’m … Read more

Tennessee Titans’ Ryan Tannehill vows he’ll be ‘great teammate’ to Malik Willis, feels mentor comments blown out of proportion

Tennessee Titans' Ryan Tannehill vows he'll be 'great teammate' to Malik Willis, feels mentor comments blown out of proportion

2:23 PM ET Turron DavenportESPN Close Covered Eagles for USA Today Covered the Ravens for Baltimore Times Played college football at Cheyney University Tennessee Titans quarterback Ryan Tannehill feels his comments about he not being his job to mentor 2022 third-round NFL draft pick Malik Willis have been blown out of proportion. “I meant no … Read more

United Airlines worker fired after brawl with ex-NFL player Brendan Langley

United Airlines worker fired after brawl with ex-NFL player Brendan Langley

The United Airlines employee caught in shocking video slugging it out with a former NFL player at Newark Airport last week has been fired, The Post has learned. “United Ground Express informed us that the employee has been terminated,” an airline rep said in an email, referring to the company’s connection subsidiary. The viral footage … Read more

New England Patriots QB Mac Jones’ offseason conditioning evident to teammates — ‘He’s in the best shape of his life’

New England Patriots QB Mac Jones' offseason conditioning evident to teammates -- 'He's in the best shape of his life'

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — New England Patriots teammates see a new and improved Mac Jones as the quarterback enters his second season with the team. “He’s in the best shape of his life,” receiver Kendrick Bourne said Monday. “He looks really good. His stomach is gone. “When you’re a rookie, you just don’t know it until … Read more