ESPN Headlines NFL: Lifetime ban possible for domestic abuse 8/29/2014 6:59:06 AM The NFL is immediately implementing a sweeping domestic violence initiative that calls for a six-game suspension for a first offense and a lifetime ban from the league for a second offense. Phillies' Hamels, 3 relievers no-hit Braves 9/1/2014 2:22:08 PM Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia Phillies relievers combined to pitch a no-hitter Monday, beating the Atlanta Braves 7-0. Raiders start rookie Carr, not Schaub, at QB 9/1/2014 2:01:45 PM The Oakland Raiders have named rookie Derek Carr their starting quarterback. Kirk rallies to pick up Deutsche Bank victory 9/1/2014 2:20:51 PM Chris Kirk made three big putts and captured the biggest win of his career Monday in the Deutsche Bank Championship. Whether that was enough for U.S. captain Tom Watson to add him to the Ryder Cup team was the least of his concerns. Rams finalize practice squad minus Sam 9/1/2014 12:00:43 PM The St. Louis Rams announced their 10-man practice squad Monday afternoon and defensive end Michael Sam is not part of it. Gronkowski says he's cleared for Week 1 9/1/2014 8:04:38 AM Rob Gronkowski said Monday that he has been cleared to play in the New England Patriots' opener Sunday against the Miami Dolphins.