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The AFC North had a pretty good season last year, with three teams making the Playoffs and a fourth having an impressive rookie season by their new QB. But the past is in the past and looking forward to 2021, who will emerge as the contender and how many wins will they get? We’re here …

Bryson DeChambeau has been the face of golf in recent months, surging to the top spot in the FedEx Cup points standings and to No. 5 in the world on the strength of victories at the U.S. Open and again at the Arnold Palmer Invitational. The long-hitting DeChambeau gets another shot at victory this week …

Getty Images The NFL announced its 2021 compensatory draft picks, which now include special compensatory picks rewarding teams for developing minority coaches and executives. The selections this year are from the third to sixth rounds. With the CBA limiting the number of compensatory selections to the number of clubs in the league at 32, there were …

The UEFA Champions League round of 16 on CBS All Access continues Wednesday with the final two remaining first legs that as Atalanta welcome Real Madrid to Bergamo, while Manchester City travel to Romania to take on Borussia Monchengladbach. Atalanta and Manchester City are viewed as the favorites by oddsmakers entering the contest, but both Real Madrid …

The moment has finally come: Super Bowl LV is here. It’ll be the Tampa Bay Buccaneers playing a rare home game as they take on the defending champion Kansas City Chiefs with the winner hoisting the Lombardi Trophy. For the Buccaneers, they find themselves back at Raymond James Stadium after winning three road playoff games …

ATLANTA (CNN) — A mutation that could allow COVID-19 to escape antibody protection has now been found in samples of a rapidly spreading strain in the U.K., according to a report Monday by Public Health England. The mutation, called E484K, was already part of the genetic signature of variants linked to South Africa and Brazil. …

Getty Images Two former No. 1 overall choices are changing places. In the first blockbuster deal of 2021, Matthew Stafford and Jared Goff are switching teams. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that Detroit is dealing Stafford to the Rams in exchange for two future first-round picks, a third-round pick and Goff. Tom …

As we left behind a challenging year, I took some time to review the articles we published in 2020. As in prior years, I am sharing my top 10 picks for 2020. I look for papers that may not have received the attention I believe they deserve. I am particularly drawn to papers that ask …

College football bowl season can be enjoyable in that it often pairs two teams in a game that have rarely, if ever, met on the football field. Such will the case with the Fiesta Bowl, which features No. 10 Iowa State and No. 25 Oregon on Saturday. The Cyclones and Ducks will be playing for the …

As the coronavirus epidemic worsens, US health experts hope Joe Biden’s administration will put in place something Donald Trump’s has not, even after ten months of the pandemic: a comprehensive national testing strategy. Such a strategy, they say, could systematically check more people for infections and spot surges before they take off. The health experts …