Alabama targets Notre Dame’s Tommy Rees as offensive coordinator to replace Bill O’Brien, reports say

Alabama targets Notre Dame’s Tommy Rees as offensive coordinator to replace Bill O’Brien, reports say

SATISFACTION Nick Saban is focusing on Notre Dame offensive coordinator Tommy Rees as a prime target to fill the same role at Alabama, according to multiple reports. Rees is scheduled to meet Saban in Tuscaloosa on Thursday. Saban is looking for a new player after Bill O’Brien left the program this offseason for the same … Read more

New York Liberty signs star guard Courtney Vandersloot

New York Liberty signs star guard Courtney Vandersloot

2:54 PM ET Alexa PhilippouESPN To close Covers women’s college basketball and the WNBA Previously covered UConn and the WNBA Connecticut Sun for the Hartford Courant Stanford graduate and Baltimore native with additional experience at the Dallas Morning News, Seattle Times and Cincinnati Enquirer Star point guard Courtney Vandersloot will sign with the New York … Read more

John Lynch: Trey Lance needs to prove he can stay healthy

John Lynch: Trey Lance needs to prove he can stay healthy

Getty Images The 49ers have had several quarterback injury issues over the past few years, whether with Jimmy Garoppolo, Trey Lance or, more recently, Brock Purdy. Garoppolo’s injury history was part of the reason the club came out and traded to select Lance. During Wednesday’s season-ending press conference, general manager John Lynch was asked if … Read more