National Sports

LSU quarterback Joe Burrow celebrates his fourth passing touchdown against Georgia on Dec. 7, 2019, in the SEC championship game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta.
Jason Getz/USA TODAY Images
Associated Press
December 14, 2019 - 9:40 pm
Born into a family of Cornhuskers and raised in the Buckeye state, Joe Burrow left his roots behind and became a Heisman Trophy winner at LSU.
Read More
Tim Kelly
October 21, 2019 - 1:12 pm
Gerrit Cole will take the ball for the Houston Astros in Game 1 of the World Series Tuesday evening. He'll do so with the expectation from many that an iconic performance is in store. Cole has been the best pitcher for an Astros team that also includes Justin Verlander and Zack Greinke, at least...
Read More
Tony Romo hits on the 10th hole during the first round of the Safeway Open on Sept. 26, 2019, at Silverado Resort in Napa, California.
Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
Boomer and Gio
September 27, 2019 - 9:19 am
Tony Romo received permission from CBS to play in the golf tournament. If he makes the cut, Boomer Esiason will fill in for him as the color analyst on Sunday's Vikings-at-Bears game. Boomer has conditionally invited his radio sidekick, Gregg Giannotti, a die-hard Vikings fan to the game. Click to...
Read More
WFAN
Mike & The Mad Dog
September 26, 2019 - 9:20 am
In this "Mike and the Mad Dog" clip from November 1999, Mike Francesa and Chris Russo discuss which athletes were the best in their sports in the 20th century. They also took input from callers. Click to listen.
Read More
Gregg Popovich
Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images
Associated Press
September 12, 2019 - 3:00 pm
The U.S. came to China looking to again be the best in the world. It will go home with the worst tournament showing in program history. Click to read.
Read More
 France's Evan Fournier shoots against USA's Joe Harris in the FIBA World Cup quarterfinals on Sept. 11, 2019, at Dongguan Basketball Center in Dongguan, China.
Lintao Zhang/Getty Images
Associated Press
September 11, 2019 - 12:02 pm
The U.S. reign atop international basketball has ended — this time, thwarted by France at the World Cup. Click to read.
Read More
Stephen Andress
August 30, 2019 - 9:17 am
The waiver wire in fantasy football is typically a place you look each week to find an option to potentially improve a weakness in your starting lineup, but after your draft and before Week 1, you should take a different approach. Before the start of the season, see if there are any players left on...
Read More
Roger Federer at the US Open
USA Today Images
Associated Press
August 28, 2019 - 6:54 pm
Roger Federer looked up at the Arthur Ashe Stadium scoreboard and for the second time in three days saw it lit up with a strange sight. Click to read.
Read More
Nick Kyrgios at the US Open
USA Today Images
Associated Press
August 28, 2019 - 3:40 pm
The ATP is considering whether to punish Nick Kyrgios for a "major offense" after he called the men's tennis tour "corrupt" because it fined him more than $100,000 for his behavior during a match last month. Click to read.
Read More
Serena Williams celebrates after match point against Anastasija Sevastova of Latvia in a women's semifinal match on Sept. 6, 2018, at the U.S. Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.
USA TODAY Images
July 17, 2019 - 4:05 pm
Serena Williams will try again for a record-equaling 24th major title as one of 13 Grand Slam women's champions who gained direct entry into the U.S. Open.
Read More

Pages