NFL

Penny's latest setback for Seahawks: a calf strain

Oft-injured Seahawks RB Rashaad Penny has a calf strain and is expected to miss at least Week 2 against the Titans. ... Continue Reading

Bucs CB Murphy-Bunting to IR with elbow injury

Buccaneers cornerback Sean Murphy-Bunting will miss at least the next three weeks after being placed on injured reserve with a dislocated elbow. ... Continue Reading

Cowboys get Martin back; Gregory on COVID list

The Cowboys got right guard Zack Martin back from the reserve/COVID-19 list Monday but pass rusher Randy Gregory landed on the list and receiver Michael Gallup was put on IR. ... Continue Reading

Bengals' Bates: Lack of extension is motivation

Asked if he wants to be the highest-paid safety in the league, Jessie Bates III declined to comment Monday before he smiled, swiveled out of his chair and finished his news conference. ... Continue Reading

Source: Broncos' Jeudy likely to miss 4-6 weeks

Jerry Jeudy is expected to miss four to six weeks with a high ankle sprain suffered in Sunday's Week 1 win vs. the Giants, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter. ... Continue Reading

Tom Brady trolling Atlanta Falcons ahead of Week 2 matchup?

There is always an opportunity for the GOAT to reference his historic Super Bowl comeback. ... Continue Reading

Jets' Becton (knee) out minimum of 4-6 weeks

Jets left tackle Mekhi Becton will be sidelined at least four to six weeks after dislocating his right knee cap in Sunday's loss. ... Continue Reading

Lions' Okudah out for year with ruptured Achilles

Lions cornerback Jeff Okudah will miss the rest of the season after rupturing an Achilles tendon in Detroit's loss Sunday to San Francisco. ... Continue Reading

Sources: Jackson focused on football over deal

Lamar Jackson and the Ravens both expect to complete a long-term extension at some point. But Jackson does not have an agent, and sources told ESPN that the star QB has been focusing on preparing for the season instead of negotiating a deal for himself. ... Continue Reading

Have injuries turned Lamar Jackson's Las Vegas opening into a one-man show?

This was supposed to be the season Jackson enjoyed an elite supporting cast and evolved as a passer, but plans changed as key players kept suffering injuries. ... Continue Reading

Source: Jets' Becton out 4-6 weeks for surgery

Jets left tackle Mekhi Becton needs knee surgery and is expected to miss four to six weeks, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter. ... Continue Reading

NFL's opening weekend produces record betting

The sports betting market hit record numbers during this year's NFL opening weekend, increasing 126% from last year, according to GeoComply, a company that provides geolocation services to sportsbooks. ... Continue Reading

'Inaugural Season 2.0': Raiders ready to fully put on NFL show in Sin City

Last year's NFL debut in Las Vegas just didn't feel right, so the Raiders are raring to show Vegas a good time. ... Continue Reading

The good, bad, ugly and shocking from Week 1: Everything you need to know

Arizona lit it up on offense, Sam Darnold rolled against his old Jets team and the Bills looked ... off. Here's what to know and what it means going forward for every Week 1 game. ... Continue Reading

Stafford shows off big-play ability in electric debut

Matthew Stafford threw for 321 yards and 3 touchdowns -- with a career-best 156.1 passer rating -- in his long-awaited Rams debut on Sunday. Said coach Sean McVay after Los Angeles' 34-14 win: "I loved everything that he did tonight." ... Continue Reading