Patriots coach Bill Belichick said it will be a “big challenge” to slow Raiders tight end Darren Waller when the teams meet Sunday in New England.
The prominent poker players have become friends away from the table, but their rivalry dates back about 18 years. They will play in a heads-up match Wednesday.
The debut of the Las Vegas Raiders in prime time led to strong ratings on ESPN and ABC for “Monday Night Football.”
Bryson DeChambeau’s approach to the game — hit the ball as far as you can, accuracy be damned — has some players and fans in awe and others alarmed.
Raiders coach Jon Gruden and Saints coach Sean Payton each was fined $100,000 by the NFL on Tuesday for not wearing face masks during their “Monday Night Football” game.
Teams scoring at least 39 points and committing no turnovers were 440-0 in NFL games since 1933, according to Elias Sports. Until Sunday.
Mountain West presidents are expected to vote this week on an eight-game fall football season, and a person with ties to UNLV is cautiously optimistic about playing.
The Raiders christened Allegiant Stadium with a historic win over the New Orleans Saints on Monday night.
Raiders beat writer Vinny Bonsignore takes questions from fans about the Silver and Black — and in spite of the 2-0 start, fans have questions about the defense.
Two ancillary events to the National Finals Rodeo are moving to Fort Worth, Texas, for a year — the popular Cowboy Christmas gift show and the nine-event Junior World Finals.