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Nathan Chen's winning streak in the spotlight at Skate America

Nathan Chen has not lost a competition since February 2018. He enters Skate America this weekend as the overwhelming favourite to win his fifth consecutive gold medal.

NFL reacts to 'appalling, abhorrent' email comment from Raiders coach Jon Gruden

The NFL reacted strongly and quickly Friday to a report that Jon Gruden used a racist comment about NFL Players Association leader DeMaurice Smith in an email 10 years ago.

Jaguars select Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence with top pick of 2021 NFL Draft

With fans in attendance, prospects on hand and Commissioner Roger Goodell dispensing greetings to players being selected Thursday night, Clemson's Trevor Lawrence went to the Jacksonville Jaguars to get things started. Next was BYU's Zach Wilson going to the New York Jets, and North Dakota State's Trey Lance landing with the San Francisco 49ers.

NFL owners approve 17-game regular season, 3-game pre-season

NFL team owners approved the regular season being increased to 17 games on Tuesday, marking the first time in 43 years the regular campaign has been increased.

Aaron Rodgers captures 3rd NFL Most Valuable Player award

Just a few months after questions arose about his comfort level with the Packers — and their choosing a quarterback in the first round of April's draft — Aaron Rodgers, who turned 37 in December, tore up the NFL.

Goodell says lessons learned in 'difficult' 2020 season will carry NFL forward

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell addressed the positives of having been able to work through such a season with the Super Bowl happening on time and the need to still work on the hiring of minorities as head coaches.

Chen the headliner, but Mariah Bell could steal the scene at U.S. Nationals

While Nathan Chen will be the headliner at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships that begin Thursday in Las Vegas, Mariah Bell could be the scene stealer.

Saints fined $500K US by NFL, lose 2021 7th-rounder for COVID-19 violations: report

The NFL has fined the New Orleans Saints $500,000 US and stripped them of a 2021 seventh-round draft pick for violating league COVID-19 protocols.

NFL develops 7-point mobility plan for diversity hiring

The NFL has implemented a seven-point mobility plan that it projects will enhance opportunities for minorities in such areas as coaching and front office positions and lead to more diversity throughout the league.

Tom Brady throws 2 TDs to lift Buccaneers over Giants

Tom Brady threw touchdowns passes to Rob Gronkowski and Mike Evans, lifting Tampa Bay to a 25-23 victory over the New York Giants, and giving the Buccaneers quarterback the career lead in TD throws once more.