Yahoo Sports AM: Jets make history

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⚾️ All-MLB Crew: The fifth annual All-MLB Crew was introduced on Saturday throughout a stay occasion in Las Vegas. The Rangers led the AL with six choices (two First Crew, 4 Second Crew), whereas the Braves led the NL with 5 (three First Crew, two Second Crew).

⚽️ Spherical of 16 draw: The matchups for the Champions League knockout stage have been revealed this morning. At first look, probably the most intriguing conflict is Barcelona vs. Napoli.

🏀 Homicide cost: G League participant Likelihood Comanche is going through an open homicide cost in reference to the loss of life of a lady in Las Vegas. Comanche performed a sport in Vegas the day earlier than the girl’s reported disappearance.

🏈 FCS Ultimate 4: Montana beat North Dakota State, 31-29 (OT), and South Dakota State blew out Albany, 59-0, to advance to the FCS Nationwide Championship Recreation.

🏈 NFL Sunday: Jets make historical past

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The Jets have been eradicated from playoff competition for the thirteenth consecutive season on Sunday, giving the cursed New York franchise the longest energetic postseason drought in main North American sports activities.

Longest energetic droughts:

  • 13 seasons: New York Jets (NFL)

  • 12 seasons: Buffalo Sabres (NHL)

  • 9 seasons: Detroit Tigers (MLB), Los Angeles Angels (MLB)

  • 8 seasons: Kansas Metropolis Royals (MLB), Pittsburgh Pirates (MLB)

  • 7 seasons: Denver Broncos (NFL), Charlotte Hornets (NBA), Detroit Pink Wings (NHL)

Across the NFL:

  • NFC West champs: MVP candidates Brock Purdy and Christian McCaffrey led the 49ers previous the Cardinals to clinch San Francisco’s third division title in 5 years.

  • Dropped Hail Mary: The Browns escaped with a win over the Bears after Darnell Mooney dropped a game-winning Hail Mary.

  • Carolina wins: Enjoying in a near-empty Financial institution of America Stadium, the Panthers beat the Falcons on a walk-off discipline purpose to win their second sport of the 12 months.

  • Good passer: Baker Mayfield (22/28, 381 yds, 4 TD) grew to become the primary visiting QB to ever have an ideal passer ranking (158.3) at Lambeau Subject, which opened 66 years in the past.

  • 20 touches, 10 yards: Derrick Henry grew to become the primary participant in NFL historical past to file lower than 15 yards whereas getting not less than 20 touches (16 carries for 9 yards, 4 catches for one yard) in Tennessee’s loss to Houston. After the sport, he hinted at a Texans exit.

💬 Quote of the day: “We get the uniforms again. That’s how this works, I don’t make the foundations.” — Texans legend J.J. Watt after the Texans beat the Titans of their throwback Houston Oilers jerseys. (Reminder: The Oilers moved to Tennessee in 1997 and in the end grew to become the Titans.)

Scoreboard: Bengals, Vikings 24 (OT) (Saturday); Colts 30, Steelers 13 (Saturday); Lions 42, Broncos 17 (Saturday); Browns 20, Bears 17; Texans 19, Titans 16 (OT); Bucs 34, Packers 20; Panthers 9, Falcons 7; Chiefs 27, Patriots 17; Dolphins 30, Jets 0; Saints 24, Giants 6; 49ers 45, Cardinals 29; Rams 28, Commanders 20; Payments 31, Cowboys 10; Ravens 23, Jaguars 7

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🏀 The streak is over: No threes for Curry

(Cameron Browne/NBAE via Getty Images)

(Cameron Browne/NBAE through Getty Pictures)

Stephen Curry’s file streak of 268 straight regular-games with a made 3-pointer got here to an finish on Sunday.

The way it ended: The 2-time MVP completed 0-for-8 from deep in Golden State’s 118-114 win over Portland, his first regular-season sport with zero made threes since Nov. 8, 2018.

Longest streaks: Curry’s 268-game streak is sort of twice so long as the second-best mark, which additionally belongs to him.

  1. Curry: 268 video games (2018-23)

  2. Curry: 157 video games (2014-16)

  3. Kyle Korver: 127 video games (2012-14)

  4. Damian Lillard: 102 video games (2021-)New energetic chief

Loopy stat: Curry has didn’t make a 3-pointer in simply 41 of his 1,053 profession NBA video games (3.8%), and 31 of them got here throughout his first 4 seasons (2009-13).

⛳️ A household affair

Charlie Woods, Tiger Woods, Annika Sorenstam, Will McGee. (David Cannon/Getty Images)

Charlie Woods, Tiger Woods, Annika Sorenstam, Will McGee. (David Cannon/Getty Pictures)

At a time when most golf information is centered round cash and energy, this weekend’s PNC Championship was a breath of contemporary air.

  • Tiger and Charlie Woods completed tied for fifth, six strokes behind Bernhard Langer and his son, Jason, who gained for the third time collectively.

  • “The spotlight — apart from seeing Tiger in Sunday crimson — got here Sunday, when Charlie chipped in on the ninth and unleashed a familiar-looking fist pump,” writes Yahoo Sports activities’ Jay Busbee.

That is superior: Annika Sörenstam was strolling fairly quick on 18 when her 12-year-old son, Will, made a request. “Decelerate, Mommy. I wish to take pleasure in this second.”

🇺🇸 Photographs throughout America

Madisen Skinner holds up her taped fingers in the Hook 'Em horns sign after winning the national championship. (David Buono/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

Madisen Skinner holds up her taped fingers within the Hook ‘Em horns signal after successful the nationwide championship. (David Buono/Icon Sportswire through Getty Pictures)

Tampa — Texas gained its second straight volleyball nationwide title on Sunday, sweeping Nebraska (25-22, 25-24, 25-11) behind a championship-record 12 aces. It’s the fourth title for the Longhorns, who path solely Nebraska (5), Penn State (7) and Stanford (9).

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - DECEMBER 16: (L-R) Leon Edwards of Jamaica punches Colby Covington in the UFC welterweight championship fight during the UFC 296 event at T-Mobile Arena on December 16, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

(Jeff Botttari/Zuffa LLC through Getty Pictures)

Las Vegas — Leon Edwards beat Colby Covington by unanimous determination at UFC 296 to defend his welterweight title and run his unbeaten streak to 13 fights, the second-longest streak in division historical past. The 32-year-old Brit hasn’t misplaced since 2015.

(Grant Halverson/NCAA Photos via Getty Images)

(Grant Halverson/NCAA Photographs through Getty Pictures)

Salem, Virginia — Cortland beat defending champion North Central, 38-37, on Friday to win their first D-III championship. North Central entered with the nation’s longest energetic successful streak (29 video games).

🌍 Photographs all over the world

(Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

(Mike Hewitt/Getty Pictures)

Bournemouth, England — Luton City captain Tom Lockyer is secure after struggling a cardiac arrest on the pitch throughout Saturday’s Premier League match towards Bournemouth, which was was suspended within the sixty fifth minute. Lockyer additionally collapsed on the sector again in Could.

(Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

(Cameron Spencer/Getty Pictures)

Manly, Australia — Rivals paddle their surf-skis towards shore throughout Saturday’s Nutri-Grain IronMan & IronWoman Sequence, a decades-old competitors for volunteer surf lifesavers.

(Chung Sung-Jun/International Skating Union via Getty Images)

(Chung Sung-Jun/Worldwide Skating Union through Getty Pictures)

Seoul, South Korea — A number of the quickest people on ice have been in South Korea this weekend for the Brief Monitor Velocity Skating World Cup.

📆 Dec. 18, 2017: Kobe’s jersey retirement

(Allen Berezovsky/Getty Images)

(Allen Berezovsky/Getty Pictures)

5 years in the past at present, the Lakers retired Kobe Bryant’s No. 8 and No. 24 jerseys throughout a halftime ceremony at Staples Heart. Simply over two years later, he was gone.

Extra on at the present time:

  • 🏈 1932: The Chicago Bears beat the Portsmouth Spartans (now the Detroit Lions), 9-0, within the NFL’s first playoff sport* to win the league championship.

  • 🏀 2002: The NBA awarded its Charlotte growth franchise (Bobcats) to BET founder Robert L. Johnson, making him the primary Black majority proprietor of a serious U.S. sports activities crew.

*The delivery of divisions: Again then, the NFL title was awarded to the most effective regular-season crew. However the Bears and Spartans tied for the most effective file and tied each of their conferences, so a playoff sport was wanted. The next season, the NFL expanded to 10 groups, divided into two divisions and saved the title sport format, which in the end grew to become the Tremendous Bowl.

📺 Watchlist: Eagles at Seahawks

Drew Lock could start for the second straight week. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Drew Lock may begin for the second straight week. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Pictures)

The Seahawks host the Eagles tonight (8:15pm ET, ABC/ESPN) in a sport that would characteristic two backup QBs. Jalen Hurts (sickness) and Geno Smith (groin) are each questionable to play.

Not what they imagined: Three weeks in the past, the NFL made its first-ever “flex” on “Monday Night time Soccer,” swapping out Chiefs-Patriots in favor of Eagles-Seahawks. Secure to say, the league was not envisioning Marcus Mariota vs. Drew Lock in primetime.

Extra to observe:

  • 🏀 NBA: Mavericks at Nuggets (9pm, NBA) … No. 3 and No. 4 within the West.

  • 🏈 NCAAF: Western Kentucky vs. Outdated Dominion (2:30pm, ESPN) … Well-known Toastery Bowl in Charlotte.*

  • 🏀 NCAAW: No. 2 UCLA at No. 12 Ohio State (6:30pm, FS1)

  • 🏒 NHL: Kraken at Stars (8pm, NHL)

*The Well-known Toastery Bowl is quickly changing the Bahamas Bowl, which was relocated resulting from stadium renovations. How are the seashores in Charlotte?

🏀 NBA trivia

Keegan Murray made 11 straight threes on Saturday. (Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images)

Keegan Murray made 11 straight threes on Saturday. (Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Pictures)

Kings ahead Keegan Murray made 12 threes on Saturday in a win over the Jazz, two shy of the NBA file for many 3-pointers in a sport.

Reply on the backside.

🍿 Baker’s Dozen: High 13 performs of the weekend

Tee Higgins reaches for the score. (Jeff Dean/Getty Images)

Tee Higgins reaches for the rating. (Jeff Dean/Getty Pictures)

  1. 🏈 Tee Higgins!

  2. 🏒 Lacrosse-style purpose

  3. 🏈 Lamar to Possible

  4. 🏈 Fields to Kmet

  5. ⚽️ Epic help

  6. 🏈 To the home

  7. 🏒 Ridiculous save

  8. 🏈 Spectacular snag

  9. 🏀 What a end

  10. 🏈 Wild conversion

  11. 🏒 One-handed

  12. 🏀 Jaylen Brown!

  13. 🏀 Curry dime

Watch all 13.

Trivia reply: Klay Thompson

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