Francis Ngannou turned to wrestling to outpoint Ciryl Gane in their undisputed title bout.
49ers rally past Packers, snag NFC title-game bid
A blocked punt returned for a touchdown, a clock-churning drive and a buzzer-beating field goal, all in the fourth quarter, helped the San Francisco 49ers to another road playoff victory Saturday night, this time over the No. 1 seed Green Bay Packers.
QB Rodgers to mull 'tough decision' about future
Aaron Rodgers said he will have to make a difficult decision about his future with the Packers but noted he would not want to be part of a rebuild.
'It is us:' Bengals decry underdog label after win
Joe Burrow said he is "tired of the underdog narrative" after the Bengals' 19-16 victory over the top-seeded Titans on Saturday.
Chang takes Hawai'i job day after Jones drama
Hawai'i announced Saturday that it has hired Timmy Chang as its next head coach, one day after former Rainbow Warriors coach June Jones turned down the job.
Magsayo halts Russell's long featherweight reign
Mark Magsayo upset Gary Russell Jr. by decision on Saturday night to claim the WBC featherweight title in Atlantic City, New Jersey, taking away Russell's title after almost seven years with the WBC belt.
Lakers' Davis upgraded to questionable vs. Heat
Los Angeles Lakers forward Anthony Davis could return from a 16-game absence vs. the Miami Heat on Sunday after being upgraded to questionable.
Keys, Krejcikova set up clash in Aussie quarters
American Madison Keys and fourth-seeded Barbara Krejcikova cruised to straight-sets wins at the Australian Open on Sunday to set up a quarterfinals showdown.
Aussie fans asked to remove Peng Shuai T-shirts
Fans at the Australian Open were asked by security to remove T-shirts featuring the slogan "Where is Peng Shuai?" which references the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the Chinese former tennis player's well-being and whereabouts.
NFL divisional-round guide: Picks, bold predictions and matchups to know for Sunday's games
What to watch for in every divisional-round game. Bold predictions. Key stats to know. Matchups to watch. And, of course, final score picks for all four games.
A 28-minute phone call with Aaron Rodgers
This season, Rodgers has been brilliant on the field and unapologetically vocal off it. In an exclusive interview with ESPN, he explains why.
Man United's progress has been slow and painful, but it's clear after win over West Ham
A stoppage-time winner against West Ham is the latest proof that Ralf Rangnick is stabilising a Man United side that's been a mess.
Why Rams star Cooper Kupp owes his NFL career to wife Anna
Kupp's triple-crown receiving season was the result of years of hard work with his wife, who has become the best teammate he could have asked for.
Why Patrick Mahomes vs. Josh Allen could be AFC's next great QB rivalry
The Bills and Chiefs appear positioned to be contenders for years to come.
Nine games, 8,000 miles and Kyrie Irving's return: Inside the Nets' frenzied two-plus weeks
What happens when a grueling schedule combines with a part-time player, an unfortunate injury and much more? Nets coach Steve Nash sums it up: "It's been a journey. Literally."
'She will not be outworked': Vanessa Nygaard brings player's mentality to Phoenix Mercury
The recent trend of former WNBA players getting the chance to be WNBA head coaches continues with Phoenix's hiring of Vanessa Nygaard, whose personality could be key to the Mercury's success.
Men's Bracketology: Big 12 leads way with eight of its 10 teams in favorable positions
The Big 12 continues to lead all conferences with 8 of its 10 teams represented.
Women's Bracketology: Tennessee replaces Louisville on No. 1 line
Thursday's big ACC battle between Louisville and NC State knocked the Cardinals off the top line, making way for Tennessee to ascend to a No. 1 seed.
Two players are looking to continue Chile's dominance
No country has had more than one player with the Latin America Amateur Championship -- except Chile. Now, two players are in position to give the country its fourth winner.
Transfer Talk: PSG look to sign Canada's David from rivals Lille
Paris Saint-Germain are interested in Lille forward Jonathan David. Transfer Talk is LIVE with the latest.
Man United out of Haaland running; Real Madrid the favorite
Man United have suffered a blow in their pursuit of Erling Haaland. Plus, Dusan Vlahovic is a man in demand.
These former MLB players deserve more love from Hall of Fame voters
Our experts think these four stars aren't getting nearly enough respect.
Why Gary Russell Jr., the longest-reigning boxing champion, fights only once a year
Gary Russell Jr. has fought only six times since winning the title 2015, and he explains why.
This key metric goes overlooked but can provide an edge
An important metric can help you determine which players to add to your roster.