Cam Newton’s Play Should Put The Panthers In Panic Mode (The Ringer) The former MVP was wildly inaccurate in a loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and the team didn’t make use of his rushing ability either. It’s an alarming start for 0-2 Carolina.
Top 2020 Democratic Candidates Spar Over Health Care In Third Debate (Wall Street Journal) Joe Biden largely weathers attacks; Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders press for fundamental changes to economy
Outkick’s Vegas Top Ten For Week 2 2019 (Outkick) For the best bet we’re Texas bound where things are just bigger…including underdog pricing.
Probation Or Jail? Felicity Huffman To Be Sentenced Friday In College Admissions Scheme (NBC News) “There is no justification for what I have done,” the actress wrote in a letter to the judge. “I could have said ‘no’ to cheating on the SAT scores.”
Orwellabama? Crimson Tide Track Locations To Keep Students At Games (New York Times) An app ties sticking around to playoff tickets, but also prompts concern from students and privacy watchdogs.
The Winners, Losers And Snoozers Of The Third Democratic Debate (New York Post) The Democratic presidential front-runner, former Vice President Joe Biden, stumbled through another debate.
College Football’s Freshman Quarterbacks Aren’t Playing Like Freshmen (538) The top three dual-threat quarterback prospects in 247sports.com’s 2019 recruiting rankings — Auburn’s Bo Nix, Arizona State’s Jayden Daniels and North Carolina’s Sam Howell — all won starting jobs at Power Five schools and all won their first two games.
Buccaneers Vs. Panthers: Officiating Decisions Mark Carolina’s Final Drive (Sporting News) A quick rundown of five fascinating (or frustrating, depending on your perspective) and potentially game-turning decisions.
The Streaming Battlefield Is Getting Crowded (Axios) Digital streaming was supposed to break up the expensive cable bundle, but now that so many companies are launching their own services, paying for TV could get even more expensive and complicated.
Should The NFL Place Antonio Brown On The Commissioner’s Exempt List? (SI) The Patriots are set to play the Dolphins this Sunday. Will Antonio Brown be an eligible receiver for Tom Brady? The answer appears to be yes—but it is hardly a foregone conclusion.
‘Game Of Thrones’ Prequel Series About The Targaryen Family In Development At HBO, Reports Say (CNBC) The title of the series already in production is still not known, but George R. R. Martin has hinted that it could be called “The Long Night.”