Despite an upcoming disciplinary hearing, Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston and head coach Jimbo Fisher said they fully expected the redshirt sophomore to participate in next Saturday night's game against No. 6 Notre Dame.
Chandler Parsons, whose wallet got much fatter when he signed a three-year, $46 million deal with the Dallas Mavericks, also focused on bulking up his physique this summer. As far as coach Rick Carlisle is concerned, Parsons added too much weight.
Florida State officials notified reigning Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston on Friday that he will face a disciplinary hearing into charges about whether he sexually assaulted an FSU student in December 2012, a source told ESPN.
Johnny Manziel, the Browns backup quarterback who was once embroiled in NCAA controversy over whether he sold autographs for money, said he understands what suspended Georgia running back Todd Gurley is going through.
Thunder star Kevin Durant strongly dismissed Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban's suggestion that the NBA consider eliminating the maximum restrictions on contracts in exchange for players giving up guaranteed money.
A nationally representative survey of parents released Friday shows broad and often deep concern about the state of youth sports, on topics ranging from concussion risks to the costs of participation, though no issue drew more unease than the coaches who work with children. More than eight in 10 parents with children old enough to play sports say they are concerned about the "quality or behavior" of youth coaches, with 61 percent calling it a "big concern," according to results from an ESPN Sports...