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Lorenzo Reyes

The Tennessean

New York, NY, United States

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Recent articles by Lorenzo:

Death rate soars in New Orleans coronavirus 'disaster' that could define city for generations

Throngs of revelers may have brought the coronavirus to New Orleans during Mardi Gras celebrations. The city's death tally climbed Thursday to 46. → Read More

How FEMA, businesses and Donald Trump are confronting the country's N95 mask shortage amid coronavirus pandemic

Amid the coronavirus outbreak, the United States is facing another problem: A national shortage of N95 face masks needed by health care workers. → Read More

People are making DIY masks to fight coronavirus. But do they actually work?

With a national shortage of N95 and surgical masks, some Americans are sewing homemade masks. Experts advise, though, that they may not be effective. → Read More

Saints coach Sean Payton tests positive for coronavirus

New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton said he tested positive for coronavirus, becoming the first known COVID-19 case in the NFL. → Read More

Former Knicks, Nets player Jeremy Lin rips Trump for 'empowering' racism with coronavirus term

Jeremy Lin, who is Taiwanese-American, called out President Trump for his use of the term "Chinese virus" to refer to the coronavirus pandemic. → Read More

NFL to close 2020 draft in Las Vegas to public, but event will proceed in April

The league said it is "exploring innovative options" for how the draft will be conducted, but that the event will go on as scheduled on April 23-25. → Read More

XFL Week 4 power rankings: Roughnecks continue to lead pack

The Houston Roughnecks didn't have the best performance, but they still prevailed on the road against Dallas to remain unbeaten. → Read More

Citadel to adopt several XFL rules for spring game

Citadel coach Brent Thompson says he'll adopt the XFL's kickoff, extra point and other rules to add intrigue to the team’s spring game. → Read More

ESPN Cleveland suspends analyst Tony Grossi for using derogatory term in describing Browns QB Baker Mayfield

Tony Grossi and Baker Mayfield have a history of disagreements, but ESPN Cleveland moved quickly to denounce the slur Grossi used. → Read More

XFL Week 3 winners and losers: New kickoff rule and pro football's valiant return to St. Louis

While the XFL's new kickoff rule is a hit and pro football returned to St. Louis, Marc Trestman is making curious quarterback decisions in Tampa. → Read More

XFL Week 3 staff picks: Looking at gambling lines, spreads, over/under

XFL Week 3 is here, and USA TODAY Sports has made its picks against the spread. Get a glimpse at the over/under for the four games on tap. → Read More

Evoking comparisons to Patrick Mahomes, QB P.J. Walker is XFL's breakout star player

A sidearm throw helped make him a viral hit, but Houston Roughnecks QB P.J. Walker's breakout XFL season is bigger than one play. → Read More

Week 2 XFL power rankings: Roughnecks, Defenders emerge as elite teams

With the novelty of the reinvented XFL league out of the way, players, coaches and fans can turn focus toward football. Here's how teams stack up. → Read More

XFL Week 2 winners and losers: As P.J. Walker and Cardale Jones thrive, other QBs struggle

After a rousing debut last week, the XFL's second week of play revealed some troubling issues, such as an attendance dip and sloppy offensive play. → Read More

Oregon women's basketball coach Kelly Graves blasts 'classless' USC fans for 'traitor' chants

Minyon Moore played three seasons at USC. On Sunday, she returned as a member of the Oregon Ducks and was greeted with chants of "traitor" from fans. → Read More

Staff picks for XFL Week 2: Breaking down spreads, totals

The XFL is back for its second weekend of action. The USA TODAY Sports staff picks all four matchups against the spread. → Read More

Cowboys legend Drew Pearson: Mel Tucker is a 'con man' for taking Spartans job

Drew Pearson's grandson, Toren Pittman, had signed his letter of intent as an outside linebacker for the Buffaloes after Mel Tucker recruited him. → Read More

Dez Bryant wants to go 'home,' play for Cowboys again, but he doesn't want to play in XFL

Dez Bryant, 31, has been recuperating from a torn Achilles suffered in 2018 but said he wants to get back to the NFL, and specifically the Cowboys. → Read More

XFL commissioner Oliver Luck suggests teams could sign college freshmen or sophomores in future

The NFL mandates that first-year players become eligible after they are three years removed from high school. The XFL is taking a different approach. → Read More

XFL power rankings: After Week 1, controversy already surrounds Marc Trestman-led Vipers

The first week of the XFL season was a success, even if four teams are winless. Here's a look at the early power rankings and takeaways. → Read More