The Giants sit in first place in the National League West after beating the Diamondbacks 7-3 in their home opener Tuesday.
Guard Shabazz Napier led the Connecticut Huskies to the men’s NCAA Championship Monday night, beating Kentucky 60-54. Before a packed house and a national TV audience, Napier took the mic during the emotional post-game celebration.
Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel is reportedly in Oakland to meet with Raiders management.
The Washington Redskins signed star wide receiver DeSean Jackson Tuesday less than a week after he was released by the Eagles.
Cornerback Carlos Rogers, released by the 49ers to save money, has signed a contract with the Oakland Raiders.
The Raiders are rumored to be interested in star free agent receiver DeSean Jackson. Jackson was released by the Philadelphia Eagles on Friday following reports of gang affiliations, which Jackson denies.
CSN Bay Area reports that the Oakland Raiders have signed home-grown running back Maurice Jones-Drew. At age 29, coming off an injury-plagued season with Jacksonville, is Jones-Drew healthy enough to help the Raiders?
The decision could lead to big changes in the college athletics business, worth billions of dollars.
The NFL has banned dunking the football over the goal post cross bar after a TD, extended the height of the uprights, and will experiment with longer point after touchdowns.
The Raiders and quarterback Terrelle Pryor are ready to part ways, with team management and Pryor’s agent saying he’ll be traded or released soon.