Asked about players who did not stand for the national anthem before preseason games, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said that while the playing of the anthem is a special moment to him, "we also have to understand the other side"
Maria Sharapova was given a wild card entry into the U.S. Open, which will mark her first Grand Slam event since returning to the tour in April following a 15-month doping suspension.
Connecticut officials are investigating a restaurant where authorities say the wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman had lunch before she died in a car crash
Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott’s strategy for appealing his six-game NFL suspension for domestic violence will involve questioning the credibility of his accuser, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.
WWE legend Ric Flair was put in a medically induced coma before undergoing surgery Monday, according to TMZ. One of Flair’s representatives tweeted that the surgery “was a success” and that it was not related to his heart.