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Week 2 NFL takeaways – Huge days for Patriots, 49ers, Cowboys

[ad_1] 6:30 PM ETNFL NationESPN New England and San Francisco each put up 40-plus points on their way to 2-0 starts. Lamar Jackson had another huge game to keep Baltimore undefeated. Meanwhile, Pittsburgh, Cincinnati and Jacksonville were among the teams that stumbled again and dropped to 0-2.NFL Nation reporters give you what you need to know for every Week 2 game:Jump to a matchup:KC-OAK | NO-LAR | CHI-DENMIN-GB | IND-TEN
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College football bowl projections after Week 3

[ad_1] 2:49 PM ETKyle BonaguraCloseESPN Staff WriterCovers the Pac-12.Joined ESPN in 2014.Attended Washington State University.Mark SchlabachCloseESPN Senior WriterSenior college football writer Author of seven books on college football Graduate of the University of GeorgiaHere's how our experts see the bowl matchups after Week 3. Check back each week for their predictions.All times Eastern.College Football Playoff National ChampionshipMercedes-Benz Superdome, New OrleansJan. 13, 8 p.m., ESPNBonagura: Alabama vs. ClemsonSchlabach: Clemson vs. GeorgiaCollege
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Sunday’s fantasy football inactives watch — Who’s in and who’s out?

[ad_1] 9:08 AM ETAJ MassESPN Staff Writer CloseFantasy football, baseball and college basketball contributor. Author of book, "Yes, It's Hot in Here."To help you set your lineups and avoid starting a player who won't take the field, we will post fantasy-relevant updates and analysis here as NFL teams release their inactive lists, typically about 90 minutes before kickoff. Any rankings cited in this column come from our ESPN Fantasy staff
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College football Power Rankings for Week 3

[ad_1] After a ho-hum weekend in college football -- unless, of course, you're a fan of say The Citadel, BYU, UCF or Arizona State -- there will finally be some actual movement in the College Football Playoff race next week.Two games could go a long way in separating the early contenders from the pretenders. Georgia hosts Notre Dame and Wisconsin hosts Michigan.Though the Badgers and Wolverines had Saturday off, the
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College Football Playoff picks after Week 3

[ad_1] Week 3 of the college football season was a good one for the elite teams expected to battle for the College Football Playoff.How will Saturday's top games affect the College Football Playoff chase? What are the current odds for making the top four? The Allstate Playoff Predictor has the answers. Check back every week as the odds are updated following that week's games. Each week during the season, our
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Norwich City vs. Manchester City – Football Match Report – September 14, 2019

[ad_1] Manchester City fell five points behind Liverpool at the top of the table after a shocking 3-2 defeat at Norwich.Kenny McLean gave Daniel Farke's men a surprise lead before the hosts reached dreamland territory as Todd Cantwell added another.Sergio Aguero nodded in to reduce the deficit in first-half stoppage time before Teemu Pukki made it 3-1 soon after the break.- ESPN Premier League fantasy: Sign up now!Player of the
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Bama app tracking students at football games

[ad_1] The University of Alabama is offering an incentive for students to stay inside Bryant-Denny Stadium for the entire game by utilizing location tracking through a new phone application.The app monitors when students enter the stadium for Crimson Tide games -- and when they leave.Students receive 100 Tide Loyalty Points for attending a home football game and 250 points per game for staying all four quarters. Those points can then
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Week 2 NFL game picks, schedule guide, fantasy football tips and more

[ad_1] 6:55 AM ETNFL ExpertsESPN The Week 2 NFL slate is stacked with great matchups. Our NFL Nation reporters bring us the keys to every game, a bold prediction for each matchup and final score predictions.Additionally, ESPN Stats & Information provides a stat to know, and the Football Power Index (FPI) goes inside the numbers with a matchup rating (on a scale of 1-100) and a game projection. ESPN Fantasy's
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Ranking the College Football Playoff matchups we’d like to see

[ad_1] Will the transfer portal be the best thing to happen to the College Football Playoff? The quarterback carousel has opened a door to a series of unintended consequences, including this fun one: the possibility of Heisman hopeful quarterbacks facing their former teams on the sport's biggest stage.Jalen vs. Tua, anyone?We thought so.Entering Week 3, the race for the top four spots is still in its infancy, but based on
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After devastating fires, Paradise High School football team gives a community hope

[ad_1] E:60's prime-time debut, featuring a story on the Paradise High School football team, reported by Tom Rinaldi and produced by Russell Dinallo, airs on ESPN tonight at 7 ET.THE FIRE IS still there, nine months after the last flames were extinguished. It is alive in the scarred earth and the scalped hillsides. It's out there on the streets, where signs advertise businesses that no longer exist and where husks