"My work's done and now it's just up to the voters and if they feel I'm Hall worthy, then I'll get in," the Super Bowl XXXIV champion says.
Los Angeles Teams
Neil, Kyle and Chris are in The Lab to break down the problems with the OKC Thunder and discuss Lonzo's continued shooting woes.
Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer
Rams announced they have promoted CB Kevin Peterson from the practice squad. They need help at the position with Kayvon Webster (concussion) and Nickell Robey-Coleman (thigh) on the mend this week. If they can't go, I expect Blake Countess and Troy Hill to replace them. The Rams had an open spot on the 53-man roster after waiving TE Johnny Mundt on Tuesday.
The two rookies link up for the first time since their college showdown in last season's Sweet 16.
After the re-signing of potential free agent Justin Upton, the direction the Angels are heading in this winter is a hopeful one.
Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer
UCLA announced it will play a home-and-home series with UNLV in 2024 and 2025. The first game will be at the Rose Bowl with a return trip to Las Vegas, where a new NFL stadium is scheduled to open prior to the 2020 season.
A key member of the offense in St. Louis sees some similarities with the Rams' current team, but he wants things to play out a little bit more.
Will the Dodgers get aggressive this winter, or will they wait until next July to make repairs to their roster? Either way, they will still be a heavy favorite to win the NL West.
Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer
Adam Weber will serve as the interim quarterbacks coach for UCLA, filling the open spot on the staff vacated by the dismissal of coach Jim Mora. Weber, who played quarterback at Minnesota, had been in an offensive analyst role with the Bruins.
Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer
Chargers injury report: QUESTIONABLE-- T Joe Barksdale (foot), T Russell Okung (knee), WR Travis Benjamin (abdominal), DT Corey Liuget (toe), LB James Onwualu (quad),LB Hayes Pullard (neck), Mike Williams (knee).
Lakers refuse to roll over
The Lakers overcame a 19-point deficit in the third quarter to beat the Bulls on Tuesday. According to the Elias Sports Bureau, it marked the first time in more than four years that Los Angeles came back from that large of a deficit in the second half to win (trailed Pelicans by 21 in the third quarter before winning on March 6, 2013). The Lakers had lost 125 straight games when trailing by at least 19 points after halftime prior to Tuesday.
Patrick Beverley had surgery on his right knee Wednesday, and the timetable for the Clippers guard's return isn't immediately clear, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.
Evgenii Davodov, David Pastrnak and others have provided great production -- and look like good long-term values as well. But not every big signing from this summer has panned out quite so well. We put all the big deals into four tiers here.
Which young players in the prospect ranks have been turning heads so far this season? Here's a look at a prospect from all 31 teams who has been particularly notable, including Ryan Donato (Bruins), Kirill Kaprizov (Wild) and Daniel Sprong (Penguins).
When it comes to the NHL, we have plenty for which to be thankful. So we asked a collection of players and puckheads for the hockey-centric things that warm their hearts, from weathered treasures like Jaromir Jagr to young stars like Johnny Gaudreau.
Don't sleep on the Chargers as a potential playoff team. Their chance to reach the postseason would improve to 35 percent with a win over Dallas on Thanksgiving.
The Chargers haven't played on Thanksgiving since before the AFL-NFL merger, and Philip Rivers has been looking forward to it.
L.A. will host New Orleans and a Drew Brees-led offense that ranks second in both rushing and passing offensive expected points added per game this season.
Mike Triplett ESPN Staff Writer
When asked about the comparisons between himself and rookie Rams coach Sean McVay, Saints coach Sean Payton said, “The first similarity would be S-E-A-N.” Payton also pointed out that they share a Miami (Ohio) background and that the Rams have former Saints assistants Aaron Kromer and Bill Johnson on staff. “There's a confidence you build (when) you get your opportunity,” Payton said. “I've never had a chance to work with him. But he clearly is doing a fantastic job there.”
In Joey Bosa and Melvin Ingram, the Chargers have a tandem that poses a major threat to the Cowboys, who have struggled to protect the quarterback.
The Rams had trouble against the run last time out, and things don't get easier with a resurgent Saints team that owns the NFL's top ground game.
Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer
Former Oregon coach Mike Bellotti to ESPN.com on Chip Kelly's decision: "If he has a choice between UCLA and Florida, I think he would take Florida. They're both good jobs, but UCLA has fired every coach since Terry Donahue. People think he's got the success on the West Coast, but the reality is he's an East Coast guy. ... UCLA is a very good job. I'm not sure I could say it's a great job."