49ers may have new defensive coordinator replacements for DeMeco Ryans

49ers may have new defensive coordinator replacements for DeMeco Ryans

Replacing DeMeco Ryans may be the hardest and most important thing the 49ers will do this offseason. Their defensive coordinator for the past two years took a job as head coach of the Houston Texans, leaving a gaping hole atop San Francisco’s No. 1 defense. While the 49ers’ defensive lineup is very talented, Ryans’ schedule … Read more

Benfica confirm agreement between Enzo Fernández and Chelsea for record Premier League fee

Benfica confirm agreement between Enzo Fernández and Chelsea for record Premier League fee

The transfer deadline has passed without an official announcement from Chelsea or Benfica regarding the completion of Enzo Fernández’s transfer, but we can (probably) rest assured that there won’t be any shenanigans or reversals or whatever, and that the 22-year-old will soon be posing in Chelsea Blue. But it takes time to get those poses, … Read more

The latest information on the best prospects

The latest information on the best prospects

National Signing Day is just around the corner as the 2023 recruiting cycle comes to a close. Here’s the latest information picked up along the way. As of Tuesday afternoon, I don’t expect the nation’s tight end to be No. 1 Duke Robinson sign. Georgia is considered the favorite for much of the process, but … Read more

Dodgers and Tony Gonsolin avoid arbitration with two-year deal

Dodgers and Tony Gonsolin avoid arbitration with two-year deal

The Dodgers and right-handers Tony Gonsolin have signed a two-year, $6.65 million contract to avoid arbitration, the team announced. The deal will not affect the club’s team control as it is still controllable through the 2026 season. The Athletic’s Fabian Ardaya reports the financial breakdown for the Beverly Hills Sports Council client (on Twitter). Gonsolin … Read more

LeBron James comes within 100 points of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to 4th all-time in assists in win over Knicks

LeBron James comes within 100 points of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to 4th all-time in assists in win over Knicks

LeBron James does it all. The Los Angeles Lakers star moved within striking distance of the NBA’s all-time scoring title on Tuesday as he passed a pair of point guard greats on the career assist card. James came in on Tuesday needing 117 points to surpass Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as the NBA’s all-time leading scoring leader. … Read more