Watch: Crosby nails 23 yard field goal to lift Packers past Lions

GREEN BAY, Wisconsin — The Green Bay Packers narrowly escaped with a 23-22 win over the Detroit Lions on Monday night at Lambeau Field — following a 23 yard field goal by Mason Crosby. “Just to be able to finish off a night like that, it’s definitely one we’ll remember,” Crosby said. “And just the…

Watch: McCaffrey scores 2 TDs to lead Panthers past Bucs 37-26

LONDON, England — Christian McCaffrey scored two touchdowns and the Carolina Panthers turned five interceptions by Jameis Winston into 17 points to give the Panthers their fourth straight victory, 37-26 over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday in London, England. “Those guys are unbelievable,” McCaffrey said of his defense. “I felt like every single time…

Coco Gauff becomes the youngest to win WTA Title

LINZ, Austria — Coco Gauff claimed her first tennis championship on Sunday at the age of fifteen, making her the youngest winner of an WTA title since Nicole Vaidisova in 2004. Gauff defeated 2017 French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko 6-3, 1-6, 6-2 in Linz, Austria, on Sunday — bouncing back from a loss in the…

Simone Biles sets medals record at gymnastics worlds

STUTTGART, Germany — Simone Biles hit another milestone as a gymnast as she collected her 25th medal at the world championships by winning the balance beam and floor exercise Sunday. Biles earned her 24th medal, a gold medal, on the beam, breaking a tie with Belarusian men’s gymnast Vitaly Scherbo, before putting herself in the…

Golden Flashes Capture Wagon Wheel, First Place in MAC

AKRON, Ohio — The Kent State Golden Flashes (3-3, 2-0 MAC) cruised to a 26-3 victory against backyard rival Akron (0-6, 0-2 MAC) at InfoCision Stadium in their 49th meeting. Quarterback Dustin Crum finished the game the game 16-of-21 for 149 yards and a touchdown, and he extended his interceptionless streak to 153 passing attempts….

Washington Nationals grab Game 1 of NLCS, 2-0 win over Cardinals

ST. LOUIS, Missouri — The Washington Nationals took the series league in the National League Championship Series following their 2-0 victory in Game 1 against the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night at Busch Stadium. It was the craftsmanship of veteran pitcher Aníbal Sánchez that quieted the crowd and delivered a victory in Game 1…

Cristiano Ronaldo reaches 700th career goal

LISBON, Portugal — Cristiano Ronaldo recorded his 700th career goals in official matches by scoring for Portugal in their 2-1 loss to Ukraine in a Euro 2020 qualifier on Monday. The five-time Ballon d’Or winner converted a penalty in the 72nd minute to help him reach the plateau.

Delle Donne, Mystics Earn First WNBA Crown

WASHINGTON D.C. — The Washington Mystics collected their first WNBA Championship after beating the Connecticut Sun 89-78 on Thursday in the winner-take-all Game 5 of the Finals. Emma Meesseman scored 22 points and Delle Donne added 21 for the Washington Mystics.  “It feels phenomenal, my goodness, feels so good. Hard to put it into words,”said…

Tom Brady surpasses Peyton Manning for second on passing yardage list

FOXBOROUGH, Massachusetts — New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady passed  Peyton Manning to move into second place on the NFL’s all-time passing yardage list during Thursday’s 35-14 win over the New York Giants. Brady connected for a 19-yard completion to Sony Michel at 14:20 of the first quarter after needing 18 yards to pass Peyton…