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Increased efficiency from Colorado WRs would aid struggling passing attack

By: Pat Rooney

Jordyn Tyson and the CU Buffs receivers hope to get the offense on track this week at Arizona. (Cliff Grassmick/Staff Photographer) No doubt, much of the struggles behind Colorado’s stagnant offense can be attributed to the sub-par play at quarterback. But those signal-callers can’t shoulder the entire blame. While the...

Broncos DL D.J. Jones misses second practice with concussion

By: Parker Gabriel, Kyle Newman

Broncos defensive lineman D.J. Jones did not practice for a second straight day this week after suffering a concussion in Sunday’s win over San Francisco, clouding his status for this weekend’s division game against Las Vegas. Jones played just 13 snaps and then exited the game. He was put into...

Knicks announcer Mike Breen’s Long Island house destroyed in fire

By: Tribune News Service

A massive house fire destroyed the Long Island home of Mike Breen, ESPN’s lead NBA play-by-play man and the voice of the Knicks for 30 years. No one was home at the time, and no injuries were reported, according to TMZ. The blaze is under investigation. Firefighters responded to the...

Chicago Bulls voice optimism following Lonzo Ball’s latest surgery — but the point guard’s road to recovery is still lengthy

By: Tribune News Service

The Chicago Bulls are optimistic after Lonzo Ball’s latest knee procedure, but expectations are still tempered as the point guard continues a nine-month rehabilitation. Ball underwent an arthroscopic debridement in his left knee Wednesday in Los Angeles to assess and remove the previously unidentified source of lingering pain following a...

Ravens DT Michael Pierce has season-ending surgery on torn biceps

By: Tribune News Service

Ravens defensive tackle Michael Pierce underwent season-ending arm surgery Thursday, four days after he tore his biceps in the team’s Week 3 win over the New England Patriots. Coach John Harbaugh said Wednesday that Pierce was still uncertain whether he would undergo surgery or play through the injury this season....