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Patriots’ Julian Edelman passes physical, off NFI list

Julian Edelman is ready to go. The reigning Super Bowl Most Valuable Player practiced for the first time all summer on Monday and, per the NFL transaction wire, passed his physical and is off the Patriots’ non-football injury list. Edelman’s last action came in the Patriots’ 13-3 win over the Los Angeles Rams in Super…

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Jets’ Gase: Le’Veon Bell will not play preseason games

Le’Veon Bell’s long-awaited return to the playing field will have to wait. New York Jets coach Adam Gase told reporters Sunday that his Pro Bowl running back will not play in the preseason. It was a scenario Gase said he was already considering. A season-ending injury to linebacker Avery Williamson, who tore his ACL in…

Double DQ for British triathletes in Tokyo

British triathletes Jessica Learmonth and Georgia Taylor-Brown were disqualified for crossing the line together in a heat-affected test event for next year’s Tokyo Olympics Thursday.Learmonth and Taylor-Brown held hands as they crossed the line after organisers had earlier halved the distance of the running section to five kilometres due to concerns over the extreme heat.Bermuda’s…

Video shows McGregor hitting man in Dublin bar

playDiaz: UFC put McGregor in all the right places (2:17)Nate Diaz explains why he feels the UFC tried to make him disappear while Conor McGregor was handed a lot. Watch UFC 241 here on ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ufc/ppv. (2:17)Video has surfaced of an April incident in which UFC fighter Conor McGregor appears to punch a man in…

USSF, USWNT reach mediation impasse over pay

7:46 PM ETGraham HaysespnW.com CloseGraham Hays covers college sports for espnW, including softball and soccer. Hays began with ESPN in 1999.The United State Soccer Federation and members of the women’s national team reached an impasse Wednesday in their attempts to mediate the ongoing dispute over equal pay, with a spokesperson for the players saying they…

Brown faces lawsuit over unpaid $38K chef’s bill

6:50 PM ETJeremy FowlerESPN Staff Writer CloseESPN staff writer Previously a college football reporter for CBSSports.com University of Florida graduateOakland Raiders wide receiver Antonio Brown is facing a civil lawsuit that alleges that he stiffed a chef’s bill of nearly $40,000 during Pro Bowl festivities in 2018.Stefano Tedeschi — who goes by the name “The…