(Charlotte--NC) Chase Elliot won the Alsco Uniforms 500 last night in Charlotte.
Nascar now goes to Bristol Tennessee. No race tomorrow, but the Food City 500 from Bristol has a 1-30 Broadcast start on Sunday, here on WPXN. The Xfinity race, the Cheddars 300 , is scheduled for Monday starting at 5-30 on WPXN.
(New York-cf)-- Electronic Arts, the NFL, and the NFLPA have agreed to a deal to keep the Madden Franchise until the 2026 season. The contract between EA and the NFL was set to expire in 2021. Both sides reaching an agreement on the contract means that the Madden franchise will be the exclusive game of the NFL.
(Boston-cf)-- The postponed Boston Marathon has officially been canceled for the first time in the event’s history. The cancelation ends a 124 year streak for the marathon, and will be replaced by a virtual event for each participant that verifies they ran the distance, will receive a finishers medal.
(New York-cf)-- Commissioner of the National Football League Roger Goddell thinks that NFL coaches could return to facilities next week. Ticket offices, retail shops, and others can reopen that comply with local health guidelines.
(Urbana-cf)-- Outside of the depth in the quarterback room for the Fighting Illini, the running back room has the most upside. Offensive Coordinator Rod Smith describes the loss of Reggie Corbin and Dre Brown, but describes the upside with Mike Epstien and Ra'von Bonner…
Fighting Illini Offensive Coordinator Rod Smith.
(Buckley-cf)-- Three teams will sit out of the 2020 Eastern Illinois Baseball League this season, Game 7, El Paso, and Gifford-Flatville. That leaves the Paxton Swedes, Buckley Dutchmasters, and Royal Giants. EI League secretary Trent Eshleman gives a little insight to what play could look like this season…
Eshleman thinks that the league could be under way around the July 4th holiday…
EI Baseball League Secretary Trent Eshleman. Be sure to follow @1049wpxn on Twitter for the latest information on EI Baseball.
Sunday on WPXN its the Food City 500 Cup series race from Bristol with a 1-30 Broadcast start The the Cheddars 300 Xfinity race , is scheduled for Monday starting at 5-30 on WPXN.