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Chiefs run past Bills

Kansas City Chiefs running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire, right, runs the ball during the first half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills, Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, in Orchard Park, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)

Clyde Edwards-Helaire showed new teammate Le’Veon Bell and the rest of the NFL how dominant the Kansas City Chiefs’ running attack is already

Now that Judge and the Giants have one, it's time for second

Giants cornerback James Bradberry (24) celebrates with teammates after making an interception during the first half of Sunday's game against Washington at MetLife Stadium. The Giants won, 20-19. (John Minchillo/AP Photo)

The pressure is off coach Joe Judge and the New York Giants

Gase, frustrations and struggles all remain for 0-6 Jets

Jets quarterback Joe Flacco (5) and linebacker Harvey Langi walk off the field after Sunday's 24-0 loss to the Dolphins in Miami Gardens, Fla. (Lynne Sladky/AP Photo)

Frustrated fans woke up Monday morning to the reality that things remain the same for the New York Jets

On Football: Packers, Browns, Patriots not so real

Buccaneers inside linebacker Devin White (45) sacks Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers during the second half of Sunday's game in Tampa, Fla. The Buccaneers won, 38-10. (Jason Behnken/AP Photo)

Aaron Rodgers throwing two picks in three passes


At East Lyme, the band plays on ... despite our new abnormal

Angelica Fadrowski had two options: respond or react. The latter would have been understandable,...



NFL notes

A person familiar with the review by the NFL and NFL Players Association says officials found instances when the Tennessee Titans failed to wear masks at all times and were “insufficiently clear” to players about not meeting or working...

Resolve is high for Patriots after rough outing vs. Broncos

New England quarterback Cam Newton passes under pressure from Broncos defenders Shelby Harris and DeShawn Williams in the first half of Sunday's game at Gillette Stadium. Denver won, 18-12. (Steven Senne/AP Photo)

The Patriots did their best to prepare for their matchup with Denver while adjusting to an outbreak of COVID-19 cases in their locker room and the resulting lack of practice time that came as a result

Murray has happy homecoming, Cards cruise past Cowboys 38-10

Arizona quarterback Kyler Murray celebrates running for a touchdown in the second half of Monday night's game against Dallas in Arlington, Texas. Arizona won, 38-10. (Michael Ainsworth/AP Photo)

Kyler Murray accounted for three touchdowns in his first game back home as a pro, Ezekiel Elliott set up the first two Arizona TDs with fumbles and the Cardinals beat the Dallas Cowboys 38-10

Giants give Judge his first NFL win

New York Giants defensive tackle Dexter Lawrence (97) and Blake Martinez (54) rush Washington Football Team quarterback Kyle Allen (8) during a point after try in the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020, in East Rutherford, N.J. The point after try was unsuccessful. The Giants won 20-19. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Joe Judge and the New York Giants have finally won, and they have rookie Tae Crowder and a risky gamble by Washington coach Ron Rivera for making them relevant again


Huskies take first step in climb back into the Big East

UConn freshman Andre Jackson goes up for a dunk during the Huskies' first practice on Friday in Storrs. (Photo courtesy of UConn athletics)

Prior to UConn's first official basketball practice of the 2020-21 season, the Huskies received a brief history lesson.

UConn's Makurat a veteran at the ripe old age of 20

UConn's Anna Makurat (24) takes a shot over Cincinnati's Addaya Moore (14) during the AAC women's final on March 9 at Mohegan Sun Arena. (Sarah Gordon / The Day)

Anna Makurat is a 20-year-old sophomore for the UConn women's basketball team. But if the Huskies are to be at their best, the Sierakowice, Poland, native can't play young.


Harbaugh starts season with two years left on deal at Michigan

Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh huddles with his players during a time out in the fourth quarter of a Nov. 16, 2019 game against Michigan State in Ann Arbor, Mich. Harbaugh enters his sixth season as Michigan's coach with just two years left on his contract, adding another layer of interest in the 18th-ranked Wolverines as they kick off the season this week at No. 21 Minnesota. (Tony Ding/AP Photo)

College football coaches at major programs usually have many years on their contract in part to persuade recruits to sign with the school

STAT WATCH: Offense name of game with scoring on record pace

Virginia Tech's Khalil Herbert (25) breaks away from North Carolina's Trey Morrison for a 5-yard gain in the third quarter of an Oct. 10 game in Chapel Hill, N.C. Herbert is the FBS rushing leader with 148 yards per game. (Robert Willett/The News & Observer/AP Photo)

Scoring and other offensive numbers continue to rise through seven weeks of the college football season, and the weekend showed why


Local roundup: Conway leads Wheeler boys' XC to victory

Wheeler freshman Cameron Conway won the race and depth carried the Lions to a 27-31 win over St. Bernard in an Eastern Connecticut Conference boys' cross country meet on Monday.


Inside the stable: A primer on the Rays' fearsome bullpen

Tampa Bay pitcher Peter Fairbanks celebrates his team's 4-2 victory over Houston in Game 7 of the American League Championship Series on Oct. 17 in San Diego. (Gregory Bull/AP Photo)

The Tampa Bay Rays' bullpen has no thoroughbreds, no All-Stars, no big-money headliners

Kershaw's latest World Series chance with Dodgers near home

Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw sits in the dugout after leaving the game during the sixth inning in Game 4 of the National League Championship Series against Atlanta on Oct. 15 in Arlington, Texas. (Sue Ogrocki/AP Photo)

Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers have another chance to win a World Series for the first time since 1988



5:25 a.m., ESPN2 — Korean: LG Twins at KT Wiz.

8 p.m., Ch. 61 — World Series: Tampa Bay Rays vs. Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 1 from Arlington, Texas.

5:25 a.m. (Wednesday), ESPN2 — Korean: Samsung Lions at KT Wiz.


1 a.m. (Wednesday), NBCSN — Spanish Vuelta stage 1 from Spain. (taped today)


8 p.m., FS2 — CONCACAF: Arcahaie FC vs. Verdes FC from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

8:30 p.m., FS1 — MLS: FC Dallas at Nashville SC.

10 p.m., FS2 — CONCACAF: Arcahaie FAS vs. Managua from San Salvador, El Salvador.


6 a.m., Tennis Channel — WTA Ostrava Open from Czech Republic; ATP European Open from Antwerp, Belgium; ATP Cologne II from Germany.


Sun's Bonner earns All-WNBA second team honor

Connecticut Sun forward DeWanna Bonner (24) sets up a play during the second half of Game 5 of a WNBA semifinal round playoff series against the Las Vegas Aces, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, in Bradenton, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

Connecticut Sun forward DeWanna Bonner earned All-WNBA second team honors as chosen by a national panel of sportswriters and broadcasters, the league announced Sunday.

A look ahead: Sun need more offense in 2021

After spending more than three months in the WNBA bubble at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla., Connecticut Sun head coach Curt Miller is home and happy to take a break before turning his attention to the 2021 season and another run at that elusive WNBA championship. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Connecticut Sun head coach Curt Miller is pleased how far his team went in the playoffs after facing so much adversity. They could've gone further with a more consistent offense.