Sacramento made the 51s work a little harder for their win Monday night at Raley Field but in the end, the final result was the same.
At a media day for TUF 28 in Las Vegas last month, the competitors spoke about which fighter they’d prefer to have as their coach, UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker or title challenger Kelvin Gastelum.
UFC lightweight contender Justin Gaethje heard everything James Vick said about him during the buildup to their UFC Fight Night 135 main event bout in Lincoln, Neb. on Saturday. He made him pay the price shortly after the bell rang.
Southern California named freshman JT Daniels its starting quarterback for Saturday’s season-opening football game against UNLV at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. UNLV has its own young promising quarterback in sophomore Armani Rogers, who hopes last season’s experience pays off.
Breno Giacomini has been released, the Raiders announced Monday afternoon. He missed the brunt of training camp and entire preseason to a knee injury.
Las Vegas sports books lowered UCLA from a 17-point favorite to a 16-point favorite over Cincinnati in Saturday’s season opener at the Rose Bowl.
Sharing the stadium required 14 total changeovers, the last of which will come after the 51s’ season ends Sept. 3.
Sen. John McCain, who died Saturday after a lengthy battle with brain cancer, sat at ringside for many famous championship fights in Las Vegas. In 1998, he also introduced the Muhammad Ali Boxing Reform Act which helped protect prizefighters from being exploited.
Odell Beckham Jr. of the New York Giants is now the NFL’s highest-paid wide receiver.
Asked at a news conference Sunday to respond to people who think his “friendly relationship” with Trump is interesting, Woods said: “He’s the president of the United States and you have to respect the office. And no matter who’s in the office, you may like, dislike personality or the politics, but we all must respect the office.”