NFL: London is stage for milestone 100th international game

CNN — The NFL returns to London on Sunday as the Minnesota Vikings (2-1) and New Orleans Saints (1-2) contest the first of five international slate of games scheduled this season. With Justin Jefferson and the Vikings taking on Alvin Kamara and the Saints at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, Sunday’s game will mark the 100th game … Read more

Two concussions don’t always add up to second impact syndrome

CNN — The NFL has been thrust back into the concussion debate after Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa took two big hits just four days apart. This time, the debate involves whether Tagovailoa was appropriately cleared to play, with some fans concerned he was at risk of a condition called second impact syndrome. On Sunday, … Read more

Unaffiliated neurotrauma consultant who evaluated Miami Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa fired over ‘several mistakes,’ source says

2:10 PM ET Marcel Louis JacquesESPN MIAMI — The unaffiliated neurotrauma consultant involved in clearing Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa during Sunday’s game against the Buffalo Bills has been fired after it was found he made “several mistakes” in his evaluation, a league source told ESPN. The source said the NFL Players Association exercised its … Read more

Miami Dolphins QB Tagovailoa in good spirits after concussion as NFL review underway

CNN — Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa is “in good spirits” Friday after receiving a concussion during Thursday night’s game, head coach Mike McDaniel told reporters. The NFL and Dolphins are under scrutiny for the decision to allow Tagovailoa to play Thursday, after the quarterback was injured in a game just last Sunday. McDaniel said … Read more

Updates on Jaire Alexander, Keenan Allen and others

7:58 PM ET NFL nationESPN Week 4 of the NFL season is here, and teams continue to assess injuries to their players ahead of game time. The San Francisco 49ers have suffered another blow to their offense, as star left tackle Trent Williams is expected to be out four to six weeks with an ankle … Read more

Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoadiagnosed with concussion, flies back to Miami after being released from hospital

Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa underwent additional testing Friday and remained in the concussion protocol a day after hitting his head against the turf during a game, a frightening moment that has sparked controversy about how the league handles potential head injuries. Tagovailoa had a headache Thursday night and Friday morning, Dolphins coach Mike McDaniel … Read more

Mississippi football legend Marcus Dupree denies allegations of wrongdoing in welfare fraud case

9:33 AM ET John Close Joined ESPN in June 2003 Winner: 2013 Peabody Award; 2011 Edward R. Murrow Award/Video Investigative Reporting Covers breaking news, investigative pieces and human interest features Marcus Dupree, who rose to fame in Mississippi and beyond after a brief but impressive football career that became the subject of an ESPN … Read more

Happy National Coffee Day to These Sports Figures

1. A lot of these made-up celebratory days are total nonsense, but we are totally down with Sept. 29 being National Coffee Day. And that’s not only because we love a good cup of Joe, but also because a lot of coffee establishments are giving away a free cup today. We imagine these sports figures … Read more

Jets can finally unveil Zach Wilson-Garrett Wilson connection

From the moment he was drafted, he began hearing — and began dreaming — about Wilson to Wilson. Zach Wilson to Garrett Wilson. And now it is here. “I’m excited for it to come to life, man,” receiver Garrett Wilson told The Post on the day that head coach Robert Saleh announced that quarterback Zach … Read more