The 30-year-old offensive lineman entered the offseason as a free-agent, but agreed to stay with the Raiders and is a projected starter at guard on the rebuilt unit.
After serving as sports editor of both the Silverado Star and UNLV Rebel Yell, the Detroit native remained in Las Vegas and embarked on his professional journalism career at the Review-Journal in 2002. He has covered mixed martial arts and prep sports while helping coordinate online and social media coverage for nearly every major sporting event to come through the valley.
Two-division champion Amanda Nunes has tested positive for COVID and will be unable to defend her women’s bantamweight title against Julianna Pena at UFC 265.
End Yannick Ngakoue is one of several new defensive players for the Raiders who begin training camp Tuesday with their sights set on ending a four-year playoff drought.
Raiders owner Mark Davis said he hadn’t fully evaluated the new policy, but believes his team will do what’s necessary to play a full schedule.
General manager Mike Mayock said his head coach and quarterback have grown to the point where Derek Carr finishes Jon Gruden’s sentences like a married couple.
The ninth annual event returns in September after the festivities were canceled in 2020 due to limitations on large gatherings.
Miesha Tate didn’t miss a beat as she came out of retirement after nearly five years to earn a victory on the UFC on ESPN 26 card at the Apex.
The 29-year-old Silverado High School graduate was attempting to make it back to the Major Leagues 15 months after a suicide attempt cost him his right eye.
The UFC superstar claimed he had stress fractures in his leg before he entered the cage to fight Dustin Poirier in the main event of UFC 264.
The former UFC women’s bantamweight champion retired in 2016 amidst a battle with depression, but is happy and healthy heading into Saturday’s return bout against Marion Reneau.
Kirby Wilson had served in the role for the last two seasons and spent 23 seasons in the NFL with seven different franchises.
The Raiders’ general manager detailed why he thinks the moves he made to get younger and cheaper up front may actually make the team better during an appearance on “The NFL Rhodes Show.”
Nick Diaz will come out of retirement and make his return to the UFC on Sept. 25 at T-Mobile Arena against welterweight Robbie Lawler, 17 years after they first fought.
UFC star Conor McGregor underwent a surgery of more than three hours in Los Angeles and issued a statement afterward dismissing his UFC 264 loss to Dustin Poirier.
Dustin Poirier improved to 2-1 against Conor McGregor with a win at UFC 264 after McGregor suffered a broken tibia in the first round, meaning a fourth fight is possible.