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Jags bring back Shatley, announce deals with 3 free agents

The Jacksonville Jaguars are bringing back a key backup on their offensive line

Saints coach Payton says he tested positive for coronavirus

New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton learned Thursday he has tested positive for the new coronavirus, he told ESPN

FOX Sports New Orleans – Encore Presentation Broadcast Schedule

FOX Sports New Orleans – Encore Presentation Broadcast Schedule

How Commissioner Adam Silver is handling the NBA’s suspension due to the coronavirus

Here’s an update on how Adam Silver and the NBA are handling the stoppage of play, as well as an update on the league’s plan going forward.

Detroit Mercy not renewing women’s basketball coach’s deal

Detroit Mercy has fired women’s basketball coach Bernard Scott

Boston Red Sox left-hander Chris Sale to have Tommy John surgery, miss season

Boston Red Sox left-hander Chris Sale to have Tommy John surgery, miss season

Lions agree to trade CB Darius Slay to Philadelphia

Darius Slay got his wish with a trade out of Detroit and a big new contract

FOX Sports Southwest Encore Presentation Broadcast Schedule

FOX Sports Southwest Encore Presentation Broadcast Schedule

MLB to give minor leaguers spring per diems, working on salary plan

Minor league players shut out of spring training camps will receive allowances from teams through April 8, and possibly regular-season compensation.

Los Angeles Rams release running back Todd Gurley

The Los Angeles Rams have released Todd Gurley

NFL memes business: In virus age, teams feign deal ignorance

NFL memes business: In virus age, teams feign deal ignorance

Predators sign forward Cole Smith to 1-year deal

The Nashville Predators have signed forward Cole Smith to a one-year, two-way deal for the 2020-21 season

MLB gives minor leaguers spring per diems; salaries TBD

MLB gives minor leaguers spring per diems; salaries TBD

Let’s honor the college seniors on the day the NCAA Tournament would have started

The cancellation of the NCAA Tournament and other sports was the right move, but the pain is still very real for the college seniors. Let’s honor them.

AP Interviews: Italian officials make emotional plea to IOC

Two senior Italian sports executives have issued emotional appeals to the International Olympic Committee to revise its stance over the Tokyo Games

It’s official: Five-time Pro Bowler Campbell to join Ravens

The Ravens have announced the deal that secured defensive end Calais Campbell, a skilled run-stopper who also has a knack for getting to the quarterback

Vikings bringing back kicker Bailey

Dan Bailey is returning as the Minnesota Vikings’ kicker. The team announced they agreed to a deal with the veteran, who will be entering his 10th NFL season.

NBA tells teams to keep players, staff out of practice, training facilities

The NBA has told its teams to close its training and practice facilities to all players and staff starting Friday, saying the shuttering will last indefinitely.

Mariners latest club to shut down spring training operations

Mariners latest club to shut down spring training operations

Column: As the game goes on Down Under, will others follow?

There’s an intriguing experiment going on Down Under