The Miami Dolphins are on a four game win streak after losing seven in a row. is this team ready to make some waves?
South Carolina commit Shae O’Rourke closed the book on her final season at St. Mary’s, leaving behind one of the program’s most historic careers.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs signed veteran offensive lineman Kyle Long after his year-long retirement with the expectation that he would arrive in training camp and immediately compete for a starting job. It took a little longer than either of them imagined. Long fractured what’s called the tibial plateau in his knee during […]
Often, the chatter heading into the Big 12 championship game focuses on dynamic offenses and a quarterback chasing the Heisman Trophy. This time, it’s more about old-school, hard-nosed defense. Fifth-ranked Oklahoma State (11-1, 8-1 Big 12, No.5 CFP) and ninth-ranked Baylor (10-2, 7-2, No. 9 CFP) take game-changing units into Saturday’s title matchup. Oklahoma State’s […]
MILAN (AP) — Lautaro Martínez scored one goal and set up another as Inter Milan beat Spezia 2-0 on Wednesday to provisionally move into second place in Serie A. Martinez assisted on Roberto Gagliardini’s opening goal in the first half and then converted a penalty after the break as the defending champion moved two points […]
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Quarterback Kyler Murray and All-Pro receiver DeAndre Hopkins were both at practice for the Arizona Cardinals on Wednesday in a sign the team’s top two playmakers might be ready to return after a three-game absence. Even defensive end J.J. Watt was seen on the practice field, doing conditioning work off to […]
IRVING, Texas (AP) — The clock ticked down Wednesday toward the expiration of Major League Baseball’s collective bargaining agreement at 11:59 p.m. EST and a likely management lockout ending the sport’s labor peace at 9,740 days over 26 1/2 years. After successfully reaching four consecutive agreements without a stoppage, players and owners have appeared headed […]
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Cliff Daniels still isn’t getting much sleep, almost a month after he lay awake the entire night before leading Kyle Larson to NASCAR’s championship. Daniels is notoriously intense, as close as a clone as one can be to seven-time championship-winning crew chief Chad Knaus. But after clinching his first Cup Series […]
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger learned early the perks of a music-free locker room, namely the ability to absorb what he could whenever Pittsburgh Steelers icon and Hall of Famer Dan Rooney would pop in to take the pulse of the team and offer advice and insight on everything and anything. “You wanted to listen […]
Those conference championship upsets with the potential to create College Football Playoff chaos scenarios never actually happen. As AP Top 25 college football poll voter Brett McMurphy of Action Network pointed out, only six teams that went into championship weekend holding a top-four spot in the selection committee’s rankings did not end up making the […]
MADRID (AP) — Mikhail Kukushkin saved four match points, including two in the decisive tiebreaker, to give Kazakhstan a 1-0 lead over Serbia in the quarterfinals of the Davis Cup Finals on Wednesday and leave Novak Djokovic needing a victory to keep his country’s chances alive. Kukushkin defeated Miomir Kecmanovic 7-6 (5), 4-6, 7-6 (11). […]