Roundup: Brittney Griner Released; Baker Mayfield Has a Moment; The Commanders Leaked Jon Gruden's Emails

Kyle Koster

Desmond Ridder is now the starting quarterback for the Atlanta Falcons ... Andrew Luck on why he stepped away ... Mike Leach doesn't seem very fun to play for ... Brittney Griner released from Russian custody in prisoner swap with Viktor Bout ... Ukrainians persist without water, electricity ... SEC asks public companies to detail crypto exposure ... Boy killed in the '50s finally ID'd ... House passes bill to protect same-sex marriage ... House also passed a defense bill scrapping Covid vaccine mandate ... Stocks were up on Thursday, ending losing streak ... James Gunn discusses his plan to fix DC Universe ... Jerrod Carmichael to host Golden Globes ... Caleb Williams nabs a number of college football awards ... The Commanders leaked Jon Gruden's emails ... The latest MLB rumors ... Baker Mayfield led the Rams to a win ...

Winners and losers from MLB's Winter Meetings [ESPN]

Three MLB teams with a lot of work left to do [CBS Sports]

Joe Burrow's ascent continues [Yahoo Sports]

Can Deion Sanders show Colorado -- and college football -- the power of prime? [The Ringer]

Baker Mayfield pulled off a miracle moment for the Rams [Sports Illustrated]

Xander Bogaerts went the way of Al Horford [The Big Lead]

Kate Hudson braved the Hot Ones gauntlet this week.

Martin Short and Steve Martin's SNL promos are fantastic.

Meghann Fahy and Aubrey Plaza got lost on a hike while filming The White Lotus.

The Weeknd -- "Save Your Tears"