Jeremiah Robinson-Earl, No. 3 Villanova squeak past Boston College, 76-67

The No. 3 Villanova Wildcats escaped a close game with the Boston College Eagles winning 76-67 in their season opener. After being tied with Boston College at halftime, Villanova needed to overcome a nine-point second-half deficit to edge out the Eagles. Jeremiah Robinson-Earl fueled the Wildcats scoring 18 points and grabbing 10 rebounds, including six offensive rebounds.

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Ravens claim tackle Jake Rodgers off waivers from Broncos

The Baltimore Ravens added offensive tackle Jake Rodgers off waivers from the Denver Broncos on Wednesday. Rodgers has appeared in 19 games for the Broncos over the previous two seasons with one start last season. He filled in at tackle for 51 snaps in Week 9 against the Atlanta Falcons when Demar Dotson left the [more]

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Cowboys assistant Markus Paul dies day after medical event

Dallas Cowboys strength coach Markus Paul died Wednesday, a day after being taken to the hospital after experiencing a medical emergency at the team’s facility. Paul was in his third season with the Cowboys after previous being a strength and conditioning coach with the New Orleans Saints, New England Patriots, New York Jets and 12 seasons with the New York Giants.

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Jaguars claim cornerback Greg Mabin off waivers from Titans

The Jacksonville Jaguars claimed cornerback Greg Mabin off waivers from the Tennessee Titans on Wednesday. Mabin was released by the Titans on Tuesday as part of a handful of roster moves to accommodate players returning to the roster from injured reserve. Mabin was released by the Bengals at the end of training camp and initially [more]

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