World Cup round-up: Saka at the double …

Joseph Zucker Arsenal FC

Morning all. That was an interesting first full day of the World Cup, so let’s do it in bits. Bukayo Saka Whatever personal thoughts we might have about this World Cup, for a 21 year old footballer it’s a chance to play on the biggest stage, and Bukayo Saka showed …

Falcons Signing Veteran LB Will Compton

Jeph Duarte Las Vegas Raiders, NFL

Compton, 33, signed on with Washington as an undrafted free agent out of Nebraska back in 2013. However, the team waived him shortly after and signed him to their practice squad once he cleared waivers. Washington promoted him to their active roster at the end of the 2013 season and …

Jets’ Saleh won’t commit to QB Wilson as starter

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6:41 PM ET FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — New York Jets coach Robert Saleh is wavering on his commitment to Zach Wilson, setting up a possible quarterback change this week. Three weeks after saying Wilson would be the starter for the remainder of the season, barring injury, Saleh was noncommittal Monday …

Troy Aikman shares his feelings on Jimmy Garoppolo

Michael A. De Leon NFL, San Francisco 49ers

Troy Aikman shared his thoughts on Jimmy Garoppolo while broadcasting “Monday Night Football” between the San Francisco 49ers and Arizona Cardinals in Week 11. Aikman gave a positive review of the Niners quarterback entering the game. “I’ve liked him for a long time,” Aikman said of Garoppolo. “And I think …

Buccaneers designate RB Giovani Bernard for return

Kyle Newport NFL, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

The Buccaneers offense could soon be getting some reinforcement. The team announced that they’ve designated Giovani Bernard to return from injured reserve. The Buccaneers now have three weeks to activate the running back to their active roster. Bernard landed on injured reserve in September after suffering an ankle injury in …