By NOAH TRISTER, AP Sports Writer
Remember last year, when everyone was eyeing the season-opening Alabama-Florida State game as one of the most anticipated matchups?
The third-ranked Seminoles lost that game and several more, barely finishing with a winning record.
Even late in the season, a ...
By TYLER MASON, Associated Press
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — All that Logan Forsythe has done since arriving in Minnesota is get hits.
The veteran infielder joined the Twins at the beginning of August in a trade that sent popular second baseman Brian Dozier to the Los Angeles Dodgers. Thursday night ...
By GENARO C. ARMAS, AP Sports Writer
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The ovation moved Aaron Rodgers to tears.
The Green Bay Packers fans showed their appreciation with the two-time NFL MVP about to take his first snaps at Lambeau Field in almost a year. Once he got behind center, Rodgers needed ...
By JIMMY GOLEN, AP Sports Writer
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady shook off the rust of a long layoff and then found time to shake hands with Nick Foles, six months after they met in the Super Bowl.
Brady moved the Patriots with ease in their rematch against the Eagles, with a little help ...
By STEPHEN WHYNO, AP Sports Writer
LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Limited playing experience in high school and college makes Sam Darnold appreciate every game, even if it's just the preseason.
The third overall pick made his first exhibition start for the New York Jets on Thursday night and showed ...
HAYDEN, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say 12 people have been hospitalized, including three who were seriously injured, after a tent collapsed at a bank's shareholders' event.
WBMA-TV says about 400 people were under the tent Thursday night when it came crashing down, some ducking under tables for ...
By Doug Feinberg
AP Basketball Writer
NEW YORK (AP) — The WNBA’s final week of the regular season is shaping up to be a wild dash to the finish.
Playoff seeding and the final playoff spot are still up for grab.
About the only thing that has been decided when it comes to the postseason ...
By Doug Ferguson
AP Golf Writer
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tiger Woods once said it could not be considered a truly great year without winning a major.
Five years ago, he never would have said it could be a good year without winning any tournament.
This year is an exception.
Woods closed with a ...
By Mitch Stacy
AP Sports Writer
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Urban Meyer investigation is costing Ohio State $500,000, but whether the superstar football coach keeps his job still comes down to whether the university wants to stick with him based on how he's already been tainted by the ...
The Big Ten West might not be best, but it is getting closer to challenging the East Division's conference dominance.
Wisconsin returns the entire offensive line and a 1,900-yard rusher from its record-setting 13-win team, and some see the Badgers as a contender for the College Football ...
By NICOLA SHANNON, Associated Press
TOKYO (AP) — The Japanese students let out squeals Tuesday as Olympic gold medalist Katie Ledecky moved across the swimming pool, ducking under the lane lines.
The 21-year-old American, fresh off a five-medal performance at the Pan Pacific Championships ...
By FRANK GRIFFITHS, Associated Press
TALLINN, Estonia (AP) — Following the departures of Cristiano Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane, Real Madrid gets its first test against crosstown rival Atletico Madrid in the UEFA Super Cup.
So far, Madrid hasn't resorted to a "galacticos" spending spree to ...
By STEVE DILBECK, Associated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bruce Bochy seemed uncertain how to respond to the question.
The Giants had just rallied for four runs with two outs in the ninth inning Monday night against the Los Angeles Dodgers' beleaguered bullpen for a 5-2 victory.
And then ...
By The Associated Press
A look at what's happening around the majors today:
Robinson Cano is set to return from his 80-game suspension for violating baseball's drug agreement when Seattle plays at Oakland. The All-Star second baseman has been out since May 15, though he's been ...
By RALPH D. RUSSO, AP College Football Writer
Football being, in many ways, the ultimate team game can make it difficult for good players to shine when the players around them are ... not so good.
Stars toiling on losing teams rarely get much recognition. They almost never win the big awards ...
By STEVE OVERBEY, Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Nationals manager Dave Martinez was awake most of the night after Washington lost on a walk-off grand slam Sunday.
He likely won't be catching up on that missed sleep Monday.
Paul DeJong handed the Nationals their second straight walk-off ...
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Hollywood Casino in Charles Town is the first casino licensed to offer sports betting in West Virginia.
The West Virginia Lottery Commission made the announcement Monday. Commission legal counsel Danielle Boyd told The Charleston Gazette-Mail the casino expects to ...
By JEFF WALLNER, Associated Press
CINCINNATI (AP) — Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona turned to Yandy Diaz in a big spot, and he delivered.
Diaz hit a tiebreaking RBI double in Cleveland's seven-run sixth inning, helping the Indians pull away from the Cincinnati Reds for a 10-3 ...
By BEN WALKER, AP Baseball Writer
NEW YORK (AP) — For Jacob deGrom and the New York Mets, there's still one prize left in play.
No, not a playoff spot. Those plans were wiped out long ago during a disappointing season.
Rather, the NL Cy Young Award for their ace.
DeGrom kept pumping up ...
By ROB HARRIS, AP Global Soccer Writer
Chelsea and Tottenham dispelled doubts about their readiness to make winning starts to the Premier League on Saturday.
A week after being swatted aside by Manchester City in the Community Shield, Chelsea beat Huddersfield 3-0 in Maurizio Sarri's first ...