Steelers will require fans to wear masks if fans are allowed

The Steelers will require masks for fans . . . if fans are allowed at Heinz Field this season. The team maintains hope it can have at least some fans for its home games. "Our goal is to still have fans at Heinz Field this year with the understanding that social distancing, as well as [more]

Agent: RB Raheem Mostert requests trade from 49ers

San Francisco 49ers postseason breakout star Raheem Mostert requested a trade from the team after being unable to renegotiate his contract. Agent Brett Tessler made the request public on Wednesday after talks with the 49ers failed to lead to a new deal to replace the three-year contract Mostert signed in 2019 when he was still mostly a special teams standout. ''After months of unproductive talks with the 49ers about fairly adjusting Raheem Mostert's contract (which paid him for special teams) we have requested a trade,'' Tessler wrote on Twitter.

Ivy League suspends fall sports due to coronavirus pandemic

The Ivy League on Wednesday became the first Division I conference to suspend all fall sports, including football, leaving open the possibility of moving some seasons to the spring if the coronavirus pandemic is better controlled by then. ''We simply do not believe we can create and maintain an environment for intercollegiate athletic competition that meets our requirements for safety and acceptable levels of risk,'' the Ivy League Council of Presidents said in a statement. ''We are entrusted to create and maintain an educational environment that is guided by health and safety considerations.

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Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt joins NFL Network’s Willie McGinest for an interview. This game is streaming live on the Yahoo Sports mobile app, or on NFL Network