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USOC chairman steps down amid turmoil

USOC chairman steps down amid turmoil
  • USOC chairman steps down amid turmoil FWC: USOC chairman steps down amid turmoil

    U.S. Olympic Committee Chairman Larry Probst, credited with helping to revive the national sports organization, will step down from his post at the end of the year. Though Probst’s announcement on Monday was something of a surprise, it comes in the shadow of numerous sexual assault scandals that…

  • Chelsea Transfer News Roundup: John Terry to join Spartak Moscow, Willian opens up about transfer speculations and Fabregas to AC Milan?  FWC: Chelsea Transfer News Roundup: John Terry to join Spartak Moscow, Willian opens up about transfer speculations and Fabregas to AC Milan? 

    A Transfer News Roundup of Chelsea Football Club.

  • Watch: Aaron Rodgers connects with Randall Cobb on 75-yard TD to take lead FWC: Watch: Aaron Rodgers connects with Randall Cobb on 75-yard TD to take lead

    Aaron Rodgers has been doing things that seem inhuman throughout the second half of Sunday night’s game against the Chicago Bears.After being carted into the locker room in the first half, he came back into the game in the second half, down by 17 points, and has proceeded to throw three touchdown passes. The third touchdown occurred with just 2:13…

  • All the weird, fun, and best stuff from NFL Week 1 FWC: All the weird, fun, and best stuff from NFL Week 1

    Big games, notable debuts and one big tie highlighted Week 1 in the NFL Welcome back, football! We were glued to our television sets on Sunday with 13 games, and were treated to a whirlwind of action. Tyreek Hill and Patrick Mahomes looked all too comfortable in front of a surprisingly Chiefs-heavy crowd against the Chargers in Los Angeles, and…

  • Khalil Mack is making the Bears look smart in their trade with the Raiders FWC: Khalil Mack is making the Bears look smart in their trade with the Raiders

    Mack is making a case for defensive MVP one half into the NFL season. Just one half into the season, the Chicago Bears already look like the winners of the Khalil Mack trade. Mack was an absolute wrecking ball in the first half against the Green Bay Packers with two tackles, one strip sack, a handful of hurries, and an…

  • NFL review and preview: It's risky to read too much into Week 1 results FWC: NFL review and preview: It’s risky to read too much into Week 1 results

    In terms of picking winners, the opening week of the NFL season is always the second-hardest. The hardest is Week 2. That’s because there are so many false indicators in openers, so many misleading assumptions. For example: New England was thoroughly embarrassed at home in last season’s opener,…

  • Bears LB Mack promptly pays dividends vs. Pack FWC: Bears LB Mack promptly pays dividends vs. Pack

    Linebacker Khalil Mack looked every bit like what the Bears hoped he would in their season opener at Green Bay.

  • Kenley Jansen thought latest heart issues would end his season FWC: Kenley Jansen thought latest heart issues would end his season

    Kenley Jansen’s latest bout with an irregular heartbeat left the Dodgers closer more irritated than scared, he tells ESPN.com’s Ramona Shelburne.  Jansen had dealt with similar heart issues in 2011 and 2012, the latter resulting in heart surgery.  After the problem arose again last month, his immediate reaction was that “I thought my season was over. I’m like, man, f—…