NASCAR Cup Series: Saturday’s Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway can only be described one way. ... And Kurt Busch is back in Victory Lane for the first time since last year’s Daytona 500.
Christian McCaffrey had the long touchdown run in the Carolina Panthers’ preseason win vs. Miami, but rookie tight end Ian Thomas and Alex Armah deserve credit for blocks that freed McCaffrey against Dolphins.
Clemson Tigers football wide receiver Amari Rodgers chose to not go play for his dad — Southern Cal offensive coordinator Tee Martin. But Martin is still helping to motivate and coach his son while also coaching the Trojans.
Carolina Panthers receiver Curtis Samuel suffered a season-ending ankle injury against Miami last season. In a preseason rematch, he showed his improved health and skills, which is why his confidence is back.
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton is impressed with rookie tight end Ian Thomas. Newton connected with Thomas for the rookie's first NFL touchdown pass on Thursday against the Miami Dolphins at Bank of America Stadium.
Christian McCaffrey scored on a 71-yard touchdown run Friday in the Carolina Panthers’ 27-20 preseason win over the Miami Dolphins, giving rise to the hope that he will have a more explosive second NFL season.
South Carolina Gamecocks football coach Will Muschamp explained who would kick and punt for his team if the 2018 season started on Saturday. Shi Smith, Nick Harvey, Bryan Edwards have been at punt returner.