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2014-09-05

Serena, Wozniacki to meet in US Open final

Serena Williams overwhelmed 17th-seeded Ekaterina Makarova of Russia 6-1, 6-3 in the semifinals Friday to extend her US Open winning streak to 20 matches.

posted 2014-09-05 20:37:18 by ESPN.com

Moving on: Gordon won't sue NFL over ban

Banished Cleveland Browns receiver Josh Gordon says he has no plans to sue the NFL and is moving forward regardless of whether the league decides to revamp its drug-testing policy.

posted 2014-09-05 20:29:59 by ESPN.com

Harrison goes back to the Steelers to retire

James Harrison had one more quintessential James Harrison moment before saying goodbye Friday afternoon at Pittsburgh Steelers' headquarters.

posted 2014-09-05 18:16:46 by ESPN.com

NFLPA wants new policy to cut suspensions

NFLPA chief DeMaurice Smith said Friday that, in talks with the NFL about a new policy on performance-enhancing drugs, the union will seek to reverse suspensions that occurred this year.

posted 2014-09-05 17:08:06 by ESPN.com

Brady practices, plans to play vs. Dolphins

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady returned to practice Friday, a day after he was surprisingly absent with a calf injury.

posted 2014-09-05 16:39:15 by ESPN.com

Redskins merchandise sales fall 43.8 percent

No NFL team has seen a sharper drop in year over year merchandise sales over the last year than the Washington Redskins, who have seen a dip of 43.8 percent.

posted 2014-09-05 16:07:53 by ESPN.com

Five-star prospect Campbell commits to FSU

Florida State added another dangerous weapon to its already potent offense on Friday as five-star athlete George Campbell verbally committed to the Seminoles.

posted 2014-09-05 14:23:22 by ESPN.com

Mo'ne says she's 'sad' about NCAA violation

Little League star Mo'ne Davis says she's "sad" Connecticut received a secondary NCAA rules violation for coach Geno Auriemma's congratulatory phone call to her during the Little League World Series.

posted 2014-09-05 13:47:55 by ESPN.com

Jerry: Sam has 'knack' but needs practice

Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones said Michael Sam "has got a long way to go" but mentioned Terrell Suggs and Charles Haley when discussing the practice-squad defensive end's knack for rushing the quarterback.

posted 2014-09-05 13:32:24 by ESPN.com

Strong on depleted Horns: Not end of world

The Texas Longhorns are having a tough week.

posted 2014-09-05 13:12:47 by ESPN.com

Penn St. calls for civility in wake of scandal

As fallout over the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal continues, Penn State's new president and other university officials are asking the school's huge community to at least be polite if they can't agree with each other.

posted 2014-09-05 13:04:19 by ESPN.com

Federer rallies by Monfils, from 2 sets down

Marin Cilic reached his first Grand Slam semifinal in more than four years, upsetting sixth-seeded Tomas Berdych in straight sets at the US Open.

posted 2014-09-05 12:47:28 by ESPN.com

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