The Hornets have been in the playoffs each of the last 10 years after winning states in 2010 while under the direction of Malynda Young. Now Jeremy Rinder runs the team and in taking the job, knew what the expectations were going to be.
Justin Turner violated coronavirus protocols when he celebrated on the field with his Los Angeles Dodgers teammates and he refused instructions from security to leave the field, behavior that Major League Baseball said risked the safety of others.
Blown leads, botched onside kicks and, last Sunday, scoring when they shouldn’t have. It’s all added up to a 1-6 record, a coach and general manager fired, and ridicule across America for what is actually one of the NFL’s best organizations.
The race began Sunday and drivers completed 52 laps before mist and drizzle halted the action. The weather did not relent on Monday or Tuesday as NASCAR spent about two dozen futile hours trying to dry the track.
Drew Brees passed for 287 yards and two touchdowns without two top receivers and the quarterback rushed for another score to lead the New Orleans Saints to a 27-24 victory over the Carolina Panthers on Sunday.
Matthew Stafford connected with T.J. Hockenson on an 11-yard touchdown pass as time expired and Matt Prater booted a 48-yard extra point to give the Detroit Lions a stunning 23-22 victory over Atlanta.
New Orleans Saints receiver Emmanuel Sanders has tested positive for COVID-19 and fellow receiver Michael Thomas will miss his fifth straight game on Sunday against Carolina because of a recent hamstring injury.
The Carolina Panthers' 27-year-old wide receiver has been one of the biggest free agent success stories in the NFL this season, currently second in the league in yards receiving (566) and tied for fourth in receptions (40).