Monday, October 5, 2020
NFL Facing Crossroads Following Weekend Dotted By Positive Tests
The NFL schedule is an "enormous Jenga tower, and there are only so many blocks that can be pulled out before the 16-games-for-all model collapses."
NFL Bubble Not Coming Now, But League Could Look Into It
The NFL "can’t do it without the agreement" of the NFLPA, and the union "likely would want something more for the players in order to get them" on board.
WNBA Nearing End Of Historic Season In Bradenton "Wubble"
One of the most helpful aspects of living in the "wubble" has been the "ease with which players ... can coordinate their activities."
Sources: Cubs' Epstein, Ricketts To Discuss Future Of Baseball Ops
Sources said that "one of the possible scenarios that will be discussed is Epstein exiting now rather than waiting to complete the final year of his contract."
Altius Sports Partners Launching To Advise Schools On NIL Issues
Altius' model is "built on signing consulting agreements with schools that address the NIL rules changes expected to take effect in the next 10 months."
French Open Health Protocols In Spotlight After Zverev Illness
No positive tests "have been disclosed since the main draw began last Sunday, though several people tested positive before that."
NASCAR's Jill Gregory Leads Charge Toward Diversity, Innovation
Gregory said, "The ability for me to continue to (effect) change has been the thing that's kept me at NASCAR for probably longer than I might have expected."