Chargers…Open with Monday night game at Denver…then play 3-games in a row at home (Miami-Chiefs-Eagles)…they then play 4-of-5 on the road in their toughest stretch….Includes consecutive games at Giants..at Raiders..Denver..at New England..their season could be over November 1st….Play Thanksgiving Day in Dallas-1st Turkey day game for Bolts since 1969.. Face Dallas-Kansas City-Oakland over the final 6-games of season…Includes 3-East Coast Road trips
Chiefs-at-New England to open season
Raiders-at-Tennesse in opener
Rams host Colts in 1st game.
at New England
at Kansas City
NFL-Thursday Nite..Kansas City-at-New England
NFL-Monday Nite..Opens Saints-at-Vikings..Chargers-at-Denver
NFL-4 Games in London
Denver..toughest schedule in leage (.578)..open 4-of-5 at home..close with 4-of-6 on road.
Chiefs..2nd toughest slate in NFL (.576)
Raiders..4th toughest in league..play 3-of-4 on road to start
Aaron Hernandez…Coroner rules suicide death by hanging..Brain will be donated to science…Toxicology to determine what drugs in system…Prison officials say they found 3-notes hidden in bible in cell-not disclose details of note..Confirm Hernandez had written John 3:16 on his forehead and hands-quoting Bible verse.
New England..Bill Belicheck calls Hernandez story ‘tragedy-waste’
New Orleans..Cardell Hayes sentenced 25Y prison-shooting death Will Smith-ex Saints pass rusher
Washington..7-NFL owners contirbuted 1M apiece to Donald Trump election fund..including Bob Kraft-Jerry Jones-Daniel Snyder-Bob McNair-Stan Kroenke
Miami..Dolphins owner Steven Ross to join group led by Jed Bush to buy Miami Marlins
CFL..Expels Saskatchewan CB-Justin Cox from entire league after 3rd domestic abuse arrest.
Buffalo..OT-Cyrus Kouandijo picked up by police-half dressed-jumping a fence-yelling ‘shoot me’..taken to hospital for observation.
Colts..Sign FA-LB-Jon Bostic-ex Bears.
Dallas..Sign FA-S-Robert Blanton-ex Bills
Cleveland..Release OG-Alvin Bailey..CBs-Tracey Howard-Trae Elston
Bills..Visit with QB-Deshaun Watson-Clemson
Chargers..Visit with QB-Nathan Peterman-Pitt
Cleveland..Visit with QB-Mitch Trubisky-North Carolina
Alabama..LB-Ruben Foster confirms positive drug test at combine-left without working out after confrontation with hospital officials.
Nebraska..Names Tulane transfer QB-Tanner Lee as starter
Aztecs..Sign 2nd home-home contract with UCLA..will now play Bruins in 2019-2020-2023-2026)
Padres-W-Arizona (4-1)..Clayton Richard-Brad Hand-Brandon Mauer combine 14-strikeouts..Wil Myers-Austin Hedges hit HRs in win.
San Diego-Miami…Friday matchup Trevor Cahill (0-2)-vs-Andrew Conley
Padres…Friday Minor League Updates
El Paso..Jose Pirela (.367)..Corey Spangenberg (333)..Carlos Asuaje (222)..Franchy Cordero (229)..Matt Magill (1.59-ERA)..Walker Lockett (7.30)..Dilson Lamet (0.00-7inn-0R)…Pahil Maton (4.50).
San Antonio..Nick Schultz (.308)..Fran Ryes (277)..Luis Urias (262)..Jose Rondon (214)…Enyel delos Santon (0.75-ERA-12inn-13K)…Brad Wieck (2.45)..Cesar Vargas (5.73)
Lake Elsinore..Mike Gettys (.263)..Javy Guerra (125)..Joe Luccchessi (6inn-0R-8K-1.88ERA)..Chris Huffman (0.00-15inn-0R)..Cal Quantrill (5.40-10inn-11K)…Eric Lauer (3.72)…
Ft Wayne..Jorge Ona (280)..Hudson Potts (184)..Fernando Tatis (153)..Buddy Reed (147)…Jeremy Scholtens (2.00-ERA-18inn-22K)..Logan Allen (3.38)
Dodgers…Off day on Thursday
Dodgers-Arizona..Friday-Alex Wood-vs-Taijuan Walker
Angels-L-Houston (2-1)..Carlos Beltran HR..Mike Trout HR..Matt Shoemaker (7inn-2R)..Halos lost 8-of-9..Astros now (11-5)
Halos-Toronto..Friday..Alex Meyer-vs-Mat Latos
Angels..Option C-Carlos Perez to Salt Lake City
Angels..Call up C-Juan Graterol
Angels..Call up P-Alex Meyer
Detroit-L-Tampa Bay..Rays sweep-Steven Souza double, 2-R triple-HR
Orioles-W-Reds..JJ Hardy RBI single in 10th..
Mets-L-Phillies..Maikel Franco double-HR..Noah Syndegaard 10K-lost.
Washington-W-Atlanta..Stephen Strasburg 10K outing..Ryan Zimmerman 2R-HR
Royals-L-Rangers..Andrew Cashner (6inn-0R)..Delino DeShields RBI single in 13th.
Cardinals-L-Brewers..Eric Thames-Travis Shaw-Jeff Bandy HRs
Mariners-L-A’s..Trevor Plouffe 3R-HR…Adam Rosales Sac Fly-RBI single for Oakland
Red Sox-W-Blue Jays..Chris Sale 13Ks..Mookie Betts 3R-double..Jays now (3-12)
Indians-W-Twins..Carlos Santana 2-doubles-2RBIs..
MLB..Declares 19Y-old OF-Luis Robert-as a Free Agent-Cuban can sign immediately.
Mets..Activate P-Jeurys Familia after 15G-suspension domestic abuse
Atlanta..Sends OF-Matt Kemp-on rehab to AAA…then activate him
Seattle..P-Steve Cishek on rehab
Cardinals..DL-3B-Jhonny Peralta-viral infection
Mets..Put 3B-David Wright on 60D-DL
Mets..OF-Yoenis Cespedes leaves with hamstring
Mets..SS-Wilmer Flores-out with virus
Washington..2B-Daniel Murphy-calf tightness
Rockies..OF-Carlos Gonzalez-bruised hand
Detroit..OF-Justin Upton-out with bruised forearm
Mets..3B-David Wright begins throwing workouts-test shoulder impingement.
Boston..P-David Price-pain returns to injured elbow.
Boston..P-Tyler Thornberg-setback-rehabbing shoulder
San Antonio-/W-Memphis..Spurs 31-point explosion 3rd quarter-Lead series (3-0)..
Cavs-W-Pacers..LeBron James (41P-13R-12A)..Cavs lead (3-0).
Toronto-L-Milwaukee..Khris Middleton (20P)..Buck up (2-1).
Oklahoma City-Houston..Rockets lead (2-0)
Clippers-Utah..Series tied (1-1)
Boston-Chicago..Bulls up (2-0)
Boston..G-Marcus Smart-25,000-fine-obscene gesture
Knicks..F-Kristaps Porzingas-tired of dysfunction-drama in New York…Questions direction of team after 101-losses in two years..Disconnect with coaches-constantly changing system.
ESPN..Report 40-to-50 on air talent-reporters to be let go in next month.
Montreal-L-Rangers (0T)..NY bombards Carey Price in overtime-Mike Zebanejad scores winner on deflection..Rangers lead (3-2)..
Penguins-W-Columbus…Pittsburgh 2G in (:51) blow game open..win series (4-1).
Nashville-W-Chicago..Pekka Rinne 30-saves..Predators sweep Hawks 4-straight…
Edmonton-W-San Jose (OT)..David Desharnais scores down the slot late in 1st OT for win…Edmonton bombed shot after shot on Martin Jones in OT before finally winning..Oilers rally from (3-1) deficit to win-scoring last 3-goals of game…Lead series (3-2)
Toronto-Washington..Series tied (2-2)
Boston-Ottawa..Senators lead (3-1)
Gulls…Open AHL playoffs with Ontario Reign tonite at Sports Arena…Gulls (43-20-5) this season…used 50-players on roster with callups-injuries…Gulls have to contain Reign F-Jonny Brodzinski-scored 27-goals this season…Ontario faces AHL’s toughest defensive team…Coach Dallas Eakins predicts 1-goal games…overtime games…special teams to decide it.
Gulls..Get F-Ondrej Kase back from Anaheim Ducks
Edmonton..F-Leon Draisaitl fined 2,500 for spearing incident
Vancouver..Surgery-F-Brandon Guance-labrum-out 6-months
Tiger Woods…4th back surgery…Lower Lumbar Fusion to relieve pain..remove damaged disc…rehab takes 6-months…4th surgery since 2014…had played 3-rounds of golf this year…Missed cut at Torrey Pines-pulled after 1-round following week
PGA-Texas-Valero Open..(66) Brandon Grace..(67) Stewart Cinq…13-golfers tied (68).
NASCAR…Bristol 500-this weekend
Indy ..Grand Prix of Alabama