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NFL agent's parents die 6 minutes apart

(NEW YORK) -- NFL agent Buddy Baker said his parents died six minutes apart from COVID-19.The couple, married for 51 years, were in "perfect health" before contracting the virus, Baker said in a video posted to Twitter."Hopefully this can be a catalyst for a change. Practice social distancing, wash your…... Read More

Peyton Manning drops by University of Tennessee online class to surprise students

(KNOXVILLE, Tenn.) -- Football legend Peyton Manning surprised University of Tennessee students in an online class Thursday.Students in a communication studies senior Capstone class were shocked to see Manning suddenly appear on their Zoom chat after their professor, John Haas, said, "Mr. Thompson, I think you're late for class."The former…... Read More

Katelyn Ohashi teams up with gym to help gymnasts work out at home

(NEW YORK) -- While many fitness centers have closed their doors amid the coronavirus pandemic, one gym in the New York City borough of Brooklyn is taking to social media to keep many of their members active at home.When Gotham Gymnastics, a facility for aspiring young gymnasts, was forced to…... Read More

NBA star Russell Westbrook details how he's helping LA families hit hard by coronavirus

(LOS ANGELES) -- As the NBA season remains at a standstill, one of its star players has found a way to lend a helping hand to those most in need amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.Los Angeles native Russell Westbrook joined Good Morning America via Skype from his home to discuss…... Read More

How Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte reacted to Tokyo news and what he's doing to train

(NEW YORK) -- After four Olympics, 12 medals and another four years of training, Ryan Lochte will have to wait a bit longer to jump back into the swimming pool after the International Olympic Committee announced the 2020 Tokyo Summer Games have been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. But…... Read More

Tokyo Olympics postponed, will be held 'by the summer of 2021': Japanese PM

(LONDON) -- Amidst the novel coronavirus pandemic, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and the International Olympic Committee have agreed that the Tokyo Olympics "will be held by the summer of 2021," the prime minister's office tweeted Tuesday.Abe pushed hard for Tokyo's selection as the host city during an International Olympic…... Read More

Report: Patriots agree to one-year deal with quarterback Brian Hoyer

(NEW YORK) — In the wake of Tom Brady’s departure from the team, the New England Patriots have reportedly added veteran quarterback Brian Hoyer to its roster.A source tells ESPN the Patriots and Hoyer have agreed to a one-year deal worth $1.05 million.Hoyer, 34, played for the Indianapolis Colts last…... Read More

Tom Brady confirms he's headed to Tampa Bay Buccaneers

(NEW YORK) -- Tom Brady confirmed he's headed to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in a statement posted to Instagram Friday. "Excited, humble and hungry ...if there is one thing I have learned about football, it’s that nobody cares what you did last year or the year before that...you earn the…... Read More

Lions trade cornerback Slay to Eagles

(DETROIT) -- The Lions have traded pro bowl cornerback Darius Slay to the Eagles for a third round and fifth round pick in this years draft, according to ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.  Slay's agent Drew Rosenhaus told ESPN the two sides have agreed to a three year, 50 million…... Read More

Olympic flame to arrive in Japan as plans for Tokyo Games forge ahead despite pandemic

(TOKYO) -- After being lit at a sparsely attended ceremony in Greece, the Olympic flame is slated to arrive in Japan on Friday amid growing calls for the upcoming Tokyo Games to be postponed or canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic.The Hellenic Olympic Committee announced last week it was cancelling…... Read More

Chicago Trade's For Jacksonville Quarterback Nick Foles

(CHICAGO) -- The Chicago Bears have traded a compensatory fourth round pick to the Jacksonvile Jaguars for quarterback Nick Foles.  Foles signed a four year, 91 million dollar contract, including just over 50 million guaranteed, with the Jaguars as a free agent last offseason.  The money was the most guaranteed money…... Read More