Republican sources say McConnell is considering a vote to convict Trump and expel him from the US government forever

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is considering a vote to convict President Donald Trump in an impeachment trial, Republican sources told Insider. “He’s seriously entertaining it,” said one GOP source familiar with the Kentucky Republican’s thinking. “He wants to hear it out.” Convicting Trump and removing him from office isn’t the end game here since…Continue Reading

Sources: Pederson to meet owner; future shaky

11:48 AM ETChris MortensenCloseNFL reporter ESPN Senior NFL Analyst Joined ESPN in 1991 George Polk Award winner; Twice nominated for Pulitzer PrizeTim McManusPHILADELPHIA — Doug Pederson’s status as Philadelphia Eagles head coach is not firm, and he could be out if owner Jeffrey Lurie is not confident about Pederson’s vision for the team after they…Continue Reading

Sources: Eagles’ shake-up continues; two assistants out

playKiper and Spears get heated over Wentz’s future with the Eagles (2:12)Mel Kiper Jr. is adamant the Eagles should repair their relationship with Carson Wentz but Marcus Spears argues it’s irreparable. (2:12)10:08 AM ETTim McManusESPN Staff Writer PHILADELPHIA — Eagles senior offensive assistant Rich Scangarello and senior offensive consultant Marty Mornhinweg are on expiring contracts…Continue Reading

Sources: Cowboys OC Moore won’t join Boise St.

Kellen Moore will remain as the Dallas Cowboys’ offensive coordinator in 2021, bypassing an opportunity to return to his alma mater at Boise State as head coach, league sources told ESPN’s Ed Werder and Chris Mortensen.The Cowboys expect to sign Moore to an extension, sources told Werder and Mortensen.Moore’s contract with Dallas (6-9) expires after…Continue Reading

Sources: Wentz not interested in being backup

playWentz is not interested in being Eagles’ backup QB (1:01)Adam Schefter reports that Carson Wentz could potentially ask for a trade out of Philadelphia if he remains the backup to Jalen Hurts. (1:01)7:25 AM ETAdam SchefterESPN Senior Writer Close ESPN NFL Insider Joined ESPN in 2009 Former president of the Pro Football Writers of America…Continue Reading

Sources: Dallas’ Diggs (foot) to miss 4-6 weeks

playRoethlisberger rallies Steelers to avoid upset by Cowboys (1:33)Ben Roethlisberger tosses three touchdowns as the Steelers win a nail-biter against the Cowboys 24-19. (1:33)8:59 AM ETTodd ArcherESPN Staff Writer CloseCovered NFL since 1997, Cowboys since 2003 Previously covered Bengals and Dolphins Lives in Dallas area with his wife and two childrenFRISCO, Texas — The promising…Continue Reading

Sources: NFL fines Tomlin, Steelers over masks

playStephen A: 7-0 Steelers a bigger story than Lamar’s struggles (2:01)Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman debate whether the undefeated Steelers or Lamar Jackson’s struggles in the loss are a bigger story. (2:01)9:50 AM ETBrooke PryorESPN Staff Writer ClosePreviously covered the Kansas City Chiefs for the Kansas City Star and Oklahoma University for the Oklahoman.The…Continue Reading

Sources: Agreement near on Dec. 22 NBA start

4:20 PM ETAdrian WojnarowskiCloseSenior NBA InsiderHost of The Woj Pod Joined ESPN in 2017Zach LoweCloseESPN Senior WriterZach Lowe (@ZachLowe_NBA) is a senior writer for ESPN Digital and Print.The NBA’s board of governors and players’ association will hold separate meetings on Thursday expected to culminate with an agreement on starting the 2020-21 season on Dec. 22…Continue Reading