Patriots Sign QB Cam Newton to 1-Year Deal: Reports

The New England Patriots have reportedly reached an agreement with former National Football League MVP Cam Newton, according to multiple reports Sunday night.

The former Carolina Panthers quarterback will now step into the mix to compete for the chance to replace former Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, who left to join the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in free agency, Adam Schefter first reported citing league sources.

Newton is signing a one-year deal with New England,

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WWE Money in the Bank 2020: Live Stream, WWE Network Start Time and Match Card

For the first time in WWE history, Superstars are going to be fighting inside WWE Headquarters in an attempt to reach the roof and claim the Money in the Bank briefcase.

Let’s run down everything you need to know about Sunday’s pay-per-view.

Venue: WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida, and WWE HQ in Stamford, Connecticut

Start Time: 6 p.m. ET (Kickoff), 7 p.m. ET (main show)

How to Watch: WWE Network and select PPV providers

WWE added two more matches to the lineup to bring the total to eight contests.

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2020 NFL schedule: Three Seahawks games to circle

Dallas Cowboys at Seattle Seahawks, Week 3, Sept. 27, 4:25 p.m. ET (FOX)

The Seahawks have history with the Cowboys — and with Mike McCarthy. This will be their sixth game versus Dallas in the past six years. It will be their seventh against McCarthy over that same span. Results are mixed and the games tend to be close, but Seattle won the biggest one over McCarthy (the 2014 NFC title game) while the Cowboys prevailed in these two teams’

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NFL quarterback and Montgomery native Tarvaris Jackson dies in auto wreck

A former NFL and Alabama State University quarterback has died following a single-vehicle wreck Sunday night.

State Trooper Michael Carswell said Tarvaris Dandre Jackson, 36, died shortly after 9 p.m. following the wreck near Pike Road.

Jackson was traveling on Pike Road near Antioch Lane, about 7 miles south of Montgomery, when his 2012 Chevrolet Camaro left the roadway, struck a tree and overturned, Carswell said. Jackson was taken to a hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

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XFL suspends operations, lays off employees and has no plans for 2021 season

The XFL suspended operations Friday morning, and multiple sources told ESPN that the league has laid off nearly all of its staff — a handful of executives remain employed — and currently has no plans to return in 2021.

The XFL is owned by WWE CEO/President Vince McMahon and Alpha Entertainment. In a statement, the WWE said: “Given the uncertainty of the current environment, the XFL has suspended operations and is evaluating next steps.”

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Brooklyn Nets’ Kevin Durant says he has tested positive for coronavirus

Shortly after the Brooklyn Nets announced Tuesday that four players had tested positive for the coronavirus, Kevin Durant said he was one of the four.

While the team did not identify the players in a news release, Durant spoke with The Athletic, saying he feels fine. “Everyone be careful, take care of yourself and quarantine. We’re going to get through this.”

Brooklyn’s announcement brings the NBA’s publicly known cases of players who have tested positive for coronavirus to seven.

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Real Madrid Hop Lionel Messi, Barcelona Atop La Liga After Win in El Clasico

Real Madrid have the advantage in the La Liga title race after Sunday’s Clasico, beating Barcelona 2-0 at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu.

Los Blancos took control after the break and finally grabbed the lead thanks to a great effort from Vinicius Jr. Barcelona had a few good looks in the first half but regressed during the second, and Mariano Diaz secured the win late.

Real take a one-point lead in the standings with the win.

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Real Madrid Vs. Man City Preview: Team News And Starting Lineups

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola referred to Real Madrid as the ‘kings of Europe’, while Real boss Zinedine Zidane said his opposite number is the best in the business.

Both head coaches were speaking ahead of one of the standout ties of the Champions League last 16 which sees the favourites to win the competition come up against its most successful club.

While taking his coaching badges in 2014 and 2015 Zidane visited a number of clubs to see how their coaches planned sessions,

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Antoine Griezmann Scores as Barcelona Draw 1-1 with Napoli in UCL Leg 1

Ten-man Barcelona came from behind to earn a 1-1 draw against Napoli in the first leg of their 2019-20 UEFA Champions League last-16 tie on Tuesday.

Dries Mertens put the hosts ahead with a brilliant strike in the first half at the Stadio San Paolo, but Antoine Griezmann’s goal early in the second half meant honours finished even.

Barca did, though, finish the game a man down when Arturo Vidal was sent off late on for two simultaneous yellow cards.

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