Elway son pleads guilty to disturbing peace (Yahoo Sports) - Jack Elway, the son of Denver Broncos general manager John Elway, has pleaded guilty to disturbing the peace after being accused of pulling his girlfriend from a car and shoving her to the ground. John Albert Elway, 25, entered his plea Tuesday and was sentenced to one year of probation that includes domestic violence counseling. His attorney, Harvey Steinberg, did not immediately return a call for comment. Jack Elway was a standout quarterback at Cherry Creek High School in Englewood before choosing to play at Arizona State. Struggling Fulham sack boss Magath - Fulham sack boss Felix Magath following their poor start to the season and appoint Kit Symons as caretaker manager. Police: Cardinals RB Dwyer head-butted wife (Yahoo Sports) - Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer head-butted his wife and broke her nose after she refused his sexual advances, and punched her in the face the next day, police said Thursday. The arrest came at a time when the NFL and its commissioner are under fire over a series of violent off-the-field encounters involving some of the league's marquee players, including Ray Rice, Adrian Peterson and Greg Hardy. The Cardinals have deactivated Dwyer from all team activities. Dwyer was arrested Wednesday for investigation in two altercations that occurred on July 21 and 22 at his Phoenix residence, just days before the Cardinals reported to training camp. Elway son pleads guilty in domestic violence case (Yahoo Sports) - Jack Elway, the son of Denver Broncos general manager John Elway, has pleaded guilty in a domestic violence case involving his girlfriend. Court records show the 25-year-old John Albert Elway on Tuesday pleaded guilty to disturbing the peace and was sentenced to one year of probation that includes domestic violence counseling. Police report details Dwyer abuse allegations (Yahoo Sports) - PHOENIX (AP) -- Police say Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer head-butted his wife after she refused his sexual advances, and broke her nose. GB to face USA in Davis Cup opener - Great Britain will face seventh seeds the USA in the first round of the 2015 Davis Cup World Group in March. Pardew admits to Ashley conversation - Alan Pardew says he did not seek reassurance about his future from Newcastle owner Mike Ashley after defeat at Southampton. Thompson wins Laser bronze for GB - Nick Thompson wins bronze medal for Great Britain in the Laser class at the Sailing World Championships in Santander. Fifa tells officials to return gifts - Fifa executive committee members are asked to return valuable watches they received as gifts during the 2014 World Cup. I can still win title - Ricciardo - Daniel Ricciardo says he is still in the hunt for the F1 world title but needs a podium in Singapore to keep his hopes alive.

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Elway son pleads guilty to disturbing peace (Yahoo Sports) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 5:04 pm]
Jack Elway, the son of Denver Broncos general manager John Elway, has pleaded guilty to disturbing the peace after being accused of pulling his girlfriend from a car and shoving her to the ground. John Albert Elway, 25, entered his plea Tuesday and was sentenced to one year of probation that includes domestic violence counseling. His attorney, Harvey Steinberg, did not immediately return a call for comment. Jack Elway was a standout quarterback at Cherry Creek High School in Englewood before choosing to play at Arizona State.
Struggling Fulham sack boss Magath [BBC.co.uk Sports: September 18, 2014, 4:27 pm]
Fulham sack boss Felix Magath following their poor start to the season and appoint Kit Symons as caretaker manager.
Police: Cardinals RB Dwyer head-butted wife (Yahoo Sports) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 4:26 pm]
Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer head-butted his wife and broke her nose after she refused his sexual advances, and punched her in the face the next day, police said Thursday. The arrest came at a time when the NFL and its commissioner are under fire over a series of violent off-the-field encounters involving some of the league's marquee players, including Ray Rice, Adrian Peterson and Greg Hardy. The Cardinals have deactivated Dwyer from all team activities. Dwyer was arrested Wednesday for investigation in two altercations that occurred on July 21 and 22 at his Phoenix residence, just days before the Cardinals reported to training camp.
Elway son pleads guilty in domestic violence case (Yahoo Sports) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 4:08 pm]
Jack Elway, the son of Denver Broncos general manager John Elway, has pleaded guilty in a domestic violence case involving his girlfriend. Court records show the 25-year-old John Albert Elway on Tuesday pleaded guilty to disturbing the peace and was sentenced to one year of probation that includes domestic violence counseling.
Police report details Dwyer abuse allegations (Yahoo Sports) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 3:49 pm]
PHOENIX (AP) -- Police say Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer head-butted his wife after she refused his sexual advances, and broke her nose.
GB to face USA in Davis Cup opener [BBC.co.uk Sports: September 18, 2014, 3:41 pm]
Great Britain will face seventh seeds the USA in the first round of the 2015 Davis Cup World Group in March.
Pardew admits to Ashley conversation [BBC.co.uk Sports: September 18, 2014, 3:20 pm]
Alan Pardew says he did not seek reassurance about his future from Newcastle owner Mike Ashley after defeat at Southampton.
Thompson wins Laser bronze for GB [BBC.co.uk Sports: September 18, 2014, 2:57 pm]
Nick Thompson wins bronze medal for Great Britain in the Laser class at the Sailing World Championships in Santander.
Fifa tells officials to return gifts [BBC.co.uk Sports: September 18, 2014, 2:35 pm]
Fifa executive committee members are asked to return valuable watches they received as gifts during the 2014 World Cup.
I can still win title - Ricciardo [BBC.co.uk Sports: September 18, 2014, 1:42 pm]
Daniel Ricciardo says he is still in the hunt for the F1 world title but needs a podium in Singapore to keep his hopes alive.

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NBA Soccer
Gregg Popovich: Heat got overconfident in NBA Finals [NBC Sports: September 18, 2014, 5:00 pm]
Spurs coach seeking sources of motivation so his team won’t repeat the letdown

Coach K on those who believed he orchestrated Paul George photo: “You are a bad person’ [NBC Sports: September 18, 2014, 4:18 pm]
Team USA coach Mike Krzyzewski defends himself after Adrian Wojnarowski paints him as opportunistic recruiter

Dwyane Wade says Stern helped with fashion sense (Yahoo Sports) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 4:12 pm]
David Stern might be responsible for the fashionable basketball players in the NBA - well, at least for Dwyane Wade. The Miami Heat star says while he always was a fan of fine dressing, it wasn't until the former commissioner of the league instituted a dress code that he started taking more interest in what he would wear off the court.

Report: NBA sleeved jerseys not selling well [NBC Sports: September 18, 2014, 3:39 pm]
How much longer will NBA keep pushing them?

Report: Timberwolves readying to buy out J.J. Barea [NBC Sports: September 18, 2014, 3:00 pm]
After signing Glenn Robinson III, Minnesota has too many guaranteed contracts

UEFA lifts ban on Israeli teams hosting matches [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 5:17 pm]
NYON, Switzerland (AP) -- UEFA has lifted the ban on Israeli teams playing European matches at home that was imposed during the recent Israel-Hamas conflict.

Soccer-San Siro to host 2016 Champions League final [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 5:17 pm]
(Repeats to more codes) NYON, Switzerland, Sept 18 (Reuters) - Milan's San Siro stadium is to host the 2016 Champions League final, European soccer's governing body UEFA said on Thursday. San Siro will be staging the final for the fourth time, the previous occasion being in 2001 when Bayern Munich beat Valencia on penalties after a 1-1 draw. It also staged the 1965 final between Inter Milan and Benfica and the 1970 final between Feyenoord and Celtic. The 2016 Europa League final will be held at the St Jakob-Park in Basel, UEFA added. (Writing by Brian Homewood, editing by Mark Meadows)

Auf Wiedersehen! Felix Magath out as Fulham boss after terrible tenure [NBC Sports: September 18, 2014, 5:09 pm]
After just four wins from 20 games, Fulham's owner has seen enough from Magath.

San Siro to host 2016 Champions League final [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 5:07 pm]
NYON, Switzerland (AP) -- UEFA has chosen the San Siro in Milan to host the 2016 Champions League final.

Oregon congressman supports grass at World Cup [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 5:05 pm]
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- An Oregon congressman is throwing his support behind players who are protesting the plan to use artificial turf at the Women's World Cup next summer in Canada.

NFL NHL
Elway son pleads guilty to disturbing peace (Yahoo Sports) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 5:04 pm]
Jack Elway, the son of Denver Broncos general manager John Elway, has pleaded guilty to disturbing the peace after being accused of pulling his girlfriend from a car and shoving her to the ground. John Albert Elway, 25, entered his plea Tuesday and was sentenced to one year of probation that includes domestic violence counseling. His attorney, Harvey Steinberg, did not immediately return a call for comment. Jack Elway was a standout quarterback at Cherry Creek High School in Englewood before choosing to play at Arizona State.

Police: Cardinals RB Dwyer head-butted wife (Yahoo Sports) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 4:26 pm]
Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer head-butted his wife and broke her nose after she refused his sexual advances, and punched her in the face the next day, police said Thursday. The arrest came at a time when the NFL and its commissioner are under fire over a series of violent off-the-field encounters involving some of the league's marquee players, including Ray Rice, Adrian Peterson and Greg Hardy. The Cardinals have deactivated Dwyer from all team activities. Dwyer was arrested Wednesday for investigation in two altercations that occurred on July 21 and 22 at his Phoenix residence, just days before the Cardinals reported to training camp.

PepsiCo boss decries NFL problems, backs Goodell (Yahoo Sports) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 4:13 pm]
NEW YORK (AP) -- PepsiCo Inc.'s CEO Indra Nooyi has made a double-edged statement on the NFL's problems handing domestic violence, calling some players' behavior ''repugnant'' but saying that Commissioner Roger Goodell is ''a man of integrity.''

Elway son pleads guilty in domestic violence case (Yahoo Sports) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 4:08 pm]
Jack Elway, the son of Denver Broncos general manager John Elway, has pleaded guilty in a domestic violence case involving his girlfriend. Court records show the 25-year-old John Albert Elway on Tuesday pleaded guilty to disturbing the peace and was sentenced to one year of probation that includes domestic violence counseling.

Police report details Dwyer abuse allegations (Yahoo Sports) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 3:49 pm]
PHOENIX (AP) -- Police say Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer head-butted his wife after she refused his sexual advances, and broke her nose.

Rangers to name new captain at end of camp [NBC Sports: September 18, 2014, 4:36 pm]
And it's probably going to be Ryan McDonagh.

Eakin, Dillon still without contracts in Dallas [NBC Sports: September 18, 2014, 4:12 pm]
Two key youngsters on a Stars team with high hopes.

Veteran d-man Lee going to Preds camp on PTO [NBC Sports: September 18, 2014, 4:06 pm]
Former first-round pick missed extensive time to a torn ACL.

Isles invite former Wild prospect Gillies to camp [NBC Sports: September 18, 2014, 3:42 pm]
Taken 16th overall in 2007.

Ex-1st rounder Barker goes full circle, will attend ‘Hawks camp [NBC Sports: September 18, 2014, 3:27 pm]
Remember him? Taken 3rd overall in 2004... behind Alex Ovechkin and Evgeni Malkin.

Baseball Golf
Doolittle blows save, A's lose 6-1 to Rangers (Yahoo Sports) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 6:39 am]
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Sean Doolittle sat in a chair staring at his locker inside a quiet clubhouse before searching for the words to explain the Oakland Athletics' latest meltdown.

Angels beat Mariners 5-0, win AL West title (Yahoo Sports) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 6:06 am]
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- The Los Angeles Angels clinched the AL West title Wednesday night, getting seven dominant innings of one-hit ball from C.J. Wilson in a 5-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners.

Angels top M's 5-0, reach brink of AL West title (Yahoo Sports) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 5:00 am]
C.J. Wilson pitched seven dominant innings of one-hit ball, C.J. Cron hit a three-run homer and the Los Angeles Angels moved to the brink of the AL West title with a 5-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday night. The major league-leading Angels (95-57) reduced their magic number to one in their division race with the Oakland Athletics. Los Angeles will clinch its first AL West title since 2009 with one more victory or one loss by the A's. Howie Kendrick sparked the Angels' five-run rally in the seventh by scoring from first base when Chris Denorfia misplayed David Freese's single to right for an error.

Cain, Aoki power Royals to 6-2 win over White Sox (Yahoo Sports) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 4:09 am]
Perhaps the Royals are rousing from their offensive slumber at just the right time. Lorenzo Cain hit a three-run homer, Nori Aoki kept up his tear at the plate and Kansas City roughed up Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale in a 6-2 victory Wednesday night that allowed the Royals to creep within a half-game of first-place Detroit in the AL Central. Alcides Escobar also homered for a Royals lineup that had been scuffling for weeks, and Aoki went 3 for 4 to finish with 11 hits in the series.

David Price hit hard, Tigers lose to Twins 8-4 (Yahoo Sports) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 4:04 am]
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- David Price was hit hard in a disappointing outing and the Minnesota Twins beat Detroit 8-4 Wednesday night to tighten the AL Central race ahead of the Tigers' big weekend series in Kansas City.

Victor living his Ryder Cup dream (PGA) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 3:00 pm]
From the sorcery of Seve to the passion of Poulter, The Ryder Cup's history is filled with explosive exploits from players in possession of match play's Midas touch. In Victor Dubuission, Paul McGinley's European Team have a new pretender who could well be the next to enlighten and entertain in The Ryder Cup arena. At 24 years old, the Frenchman, who held off Henrik Stenson and Tiger Woods to win his maiden European Tour title in Turkey last November, will be the youngest member of McGinley's 12-man team at Gleneagles, and he is one of three rookies, alongside Jamie Donaldson and Stephen Gallacher.

Birdie binge sends Indian Lahiri top of the leaderboard (Reuters) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 2:13 pm]
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri fired 10 birdies to race to the top of the leaderboard after the first round of the Asian Tour's Selangor Masters in the Malaysian capital on Thursday. The 27-year-old signed off on a seven-under-par 64 to sit two shots clear of compatriot S.S.P. Chowrasia and Taiwan's Chan Yih-shin at the 1.3 million Malaysian Ringgit ($400,000) event. "I’m really happy with how I played. I got off to a good start and made a couple of good putts. It could have been even better. ...

Colsaerts hits longest drive on European Tour (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 2:00 pm]
NEWPORT, Wales (AP) -- Nicolas Colsaerts has hit the longest drive ever recorded on the European Tour en route to grabbing the clubhouse lead with a 5-under 66 on the opening day of the Wales Open.

Remember 'Cigar Guy' from the 2010 Ryder Cup? (PGA) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 1:43 pm]
In just eight days, the 40th Ryder Cup gets underway from Gleneagles in Scotland. We cannot wait.

Gallacher aiming to make grandmother proud at Gleneagles (PGA) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 1:13 pm]
Stephen Gallacher will be thinking of his late grandmother when he tees it up for the first time at The Ryder Cup at Gleneagles next week. The Scottish rookie, nephew of former Ryder Cup captain Bernard Gallacher, was named a Captain's Pick by Paul McGinley following an exceptional last-ditch effort to qualify automatically at the Italian Open, but just days after that elation his beloved grandmother Millie passed away. "I went from the highest of the highs to the lowest of the lows in just a few days," Gallacher reflected. Gallacher, meanwhile, is happy to get back to work in the ISPS Handa Wales Open this week to escape the "manic" Ryder Cup preparations at Gleneagles and the hullabaloo of the Scottish Independence Referendum.

Motor Sports Tennis
8Star closing on Indy Lights confirmation with Sean Rayhall as one driver [NBC Sports: September 18, 2014, 5:07 pm]
8Star Motorsports' intentions of joining the Indy Lights grid for 2015 are close to becoming a reality.

Ecclestone: Drivers wanted radio ban [NBC Sports: September 18, 2014, 5:05 pm]
FIA could be forced to backtrack on plans for this weekend, though.

F1’s Modern Wonder: Under the lights, Singapore shines brightly [NBC Sports: September 18, 2014, 4:00 pm]
F1 is renowned for being exuberant and exotic. No event screams it more than the Singapore Grand Prix.

Sochi Autodrom gears up for Russian GP in three weeks’ time (VIDEO) [NBC Sports: September 18, 2014, 3:00 pm]
Everything is in place for the first Russian Grand Prix in 100 years to take place on October 12th.

12 MAXSpeed/Rotax finalists named for USF2000 test [NBC Sports: September 18, 2014, 2:30 pm]
Twelve finalists named in USF2000 seat shootout.

GB to face USA in Davis Cup opener [BBC.co.uk Sports: September 18, 2014, 3:41 pm]
Great Britain will face seventh seeds the USA in the first round of the 2015 Davis Cup World Group in March.

Wang reaches semifinals at Guangzhou Open (Yahoo Sports) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 1:30 pm]
GUANGZHOU, China (AP) -- Chinese wild-card entry Yafan Wang advanced to the semifinals of the Guangzhou Open by beating Kai-Lin Zhang 3-6, 6-2, 6-2 Thursday.

Wozniacki into quarterfinals at Pan Pacific Open (Yahoo Sports) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 1:29 pm]
TOKYO (AP) -- Second-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark rallied from a set down to beat qualifier Jarmila Gajdosova of Australia 4-6, 7-5, 6-3 Thursday to advance to the quarterfinals of the Pan Pacific Open.

Grand Slam winner Li 'set to retire' [BBC.co.uk Sports: September 18, 2014, 11:40 am]
Two-time Grand Slam winner Li Na is set to announce her retirement from tennis because of injury, Chinese state media says.

Kirilenko rallies to make Korea Open quarterfinals (Yahoo Sports) [Yahoo! Sports: September 18, 2014, 11:36 am]
Maria Kirilenko took another step in her comeback from injury by beating third-seeded Klara Koukalova of the Czech Republic 6-7 (4), 6-4, 6-0 Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of the Korea Open. Kirilenko fell out of the top 100 this year after a knee injury kept her out the first three months of the season. She will next face sixth-seeded Kaia Kanepi of Estonia, who rallied to beat Kristyna Pliskova of the Czech Republic 3-6, 6-3, 6-2. It's the first time Kirilenko has won back-to-back matches on the WTA tour since Beijing last September, and her first quarterfinal since Eastbourne last June.


10 Things to See in Sports: AP's top sports photos

10ThingstoSeeSports - Denver Broncos wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders (10) can't make the catch as Indianapolis Colts cornerback Greg Toler (28) defends during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, in Denver. The Broncos won 31-24. (AP Photo/Joe Mahoney, File)Here's a look at some of the defining moments, exciting scenes, triumphs and defeats from the world of sports.


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NFL player Dwyer out of Arizona jail after domestic violence arrest

Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer (R) runs against the New York GiantsBy David Schwartz PHOENIX (Reuters) - Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer posted bond and was released from a county jail on Thursday, a day after he was arrested on suspicion of aggravated assault in the latest domestic violence case involving a National Football League player. Dwyer was taken into custody on Wednesday hours after two other NFL teams placed players embroiled in domestic violence cases on leaves of absence amid intensifying criticism from corporate sponsors and politicians of America's top sports league. ...


Birdie binge sends Indian Lahiri top of the leaderboard

Anirban Lahiri of India watches his tee shot during the first round of the British Open Championship at the Royal Liverpool Golf Club in HoylakeKUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri fired 10 birdies to race to the top of the leaderboard after the first round of the Asian Tour's Selangor Masters in the Malaysian capital on Thursday. The 27-year-old signed off on a seven-under-par 64 to sit two shots clear of compatriot S.S.P. Chowrasia and Taiwan's Chan Yih-shin at the 1.3 million Malaysian Ringgit ($400,000) event. "I’m really happy with how I played. I got off to a good start and made a couple of good putts. It could have been even better. ...


Reuters Sports Schedule at 1400 GMT on Thursday, Sept 18

Reuters sports schedule at 1400 GMT on Thursday: - - - - SOCCER Europa League group stage Sevilla begin Europa League title defence against Feyenoord LONDON - Europa League champions Sevilla get their title defence underway against Feyenoord, with five former European champions among the 48 teams contesting this season's group stage. ... NFL's Cardinals bench Jonathan Dwyer after assault arrest

Jonathan Dwyer of the Arizona Cardinals takes the field before the pre-season NFL game against the Cincinnati Bengals in Glendale, Arizona on August 24, 2014Los Angeles (AFP) - Another NFL team benched a player Wednesday over suspicion of domestic violence, deepening the woes of America's richest and most popular sports league.


Royal and Ancient golf club set for historic vote on women members

French player Karine Icher makes her final approach to the 18th green during the Women's British Open Golf championships at St Andrews in Scotland, on August 7, 2007London (AFP) - The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews has announced that prominent figures from women's golf will be allowed to join if it votes to accept female members Thursday.


NFL in crisis over off-field player violence

Ray Rice before the start of a game between the Baltimore Ravens and the Dallas Cowboys in Arlington, Texas on August 16, 2014Los Angeles (AFP) - The NFL, which has built a multi-billion dollar empire out of its violent and quintessentially American game, is under attack as never before over its handling of off-field violence involving players.


Angels clinch American League West division title

CJ Wilson of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim pitches against the Seattle Mariners in the second inning, at Angel Stadium of Anaheim, in California, on September 17, 2014Anaheim (United States) (AFP) - Angels pitcher CJ Wilson shut down Seattle for seven innings and CJ Cron smacked a three-run home run as Anaheim beat the Mariners 5-0 and clinched the American League West division title on Wednesday.


Reuters Sports Schedule at 0600 GMT on Thursday, Sept 18

Reuters sports schedule at 0600 GMT on Thursday: - - - - SOCCER Champions League We will have follow-ups of the various Champions League matches (SOCCER-CHAMPIONS/, expect by 1100 GMT/7 AM ET) - - Europa League group stage Sevilla begin Europa League title defence against Feyenoord LONDON - Europa League champions Sevilla get their title defence underway against Feyenoord, with five former European champions among the 48 teams contesting this season's group stage. ...
09/18/2014 04:52 AM
Vikings admit 'mistake' as Peterson barred
Admitting they "made a mistake," the Minnesota Vikings changed course Wednesday as running back Adrian Peterson was placed on the NFL's exempt list, barring him from all team activities until his child-abuse case is resolved.
09/18/2014 05:33 PM
Police: Dwyer head-butted wife, struck son
Police say Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer head-butted his wife after she refused his sexual advances, and broke her nose.
09/18/2014 04:07 PM
Bengals' Still thanks Payton for generosity
Devon Still and Sean Payton chatted for the first time Thursday morning on ESPN's Mike & Mike radio show since the Saints coach purchased 100 of the Bengals defensive tackle's jersey from the team's website, proceeds of which to pediatric cancer research.
09/18/2014 05:05 PM
Verizon stands by NFL, says time to educate
Verizon, the NFL's largest sponsor, will continue its endorsement of the league despite the surge in high-profile domestic violence incidents involving players.
09/18/2014 05:10 PM
Coach K refutes Team USA gig benefits Duke
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said the notion that coaching USA Basketball gives him a recruiting advantage is "utterly ridiculous."
09/18/2014 02:23 PM
FSU to bench Winston for half after obscenity
Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston has been suspended for the first half of Saturday's game against Clemson after he was seen shouting an obscene sexual phrase on campus Tuesday.
09/18/2014 04:25 PM
Peterson's mom: 'Not about abuse, but love'
The mother of Adrian Peterson came to his defense Wednesday in her first public comments since the running back's indictment for child abuse, saying he has six kids and "wants to be a good father to them all."
09/18/2014 04:07 PM
Sources: Whitehead suspended for disrespect
Safety Jermaine Whitehead will not play for No. 5 Auburn on Thursday at No. 20 Kansas State due to a violation of team rules, according to reports.
09/18/2014 04:23 PM
Texas QB Ash to end career after tough year
Longhorns quarterback David Ash has elected to end his football career after struggling with concussion symptoms for the past year.
09/18/2014 04:45 PM
Struggling Fulham sack boss Magath
09/18/2014 12:02 PM
Solskjaer leaves Cardiff City role
09/18/2014 05:34 PM
R&A votes to accept women members
The Royal and Ancient Golf Club votes in favour of allowing women members for the first time in its 260-year history.
09/18/2014 11:00 AM
I banned radio advice - Ecclestone
09/17/2014 04:06 PM
Pick your best Ryder Cup moment
Tense, tantalising, captivating, controversial, the Ryder Cup delivers iconic moments year after year. Choose the best from our top 10.
09/18/2014 02:57 PM
Thompson wins Laser bronze for GB
Nick Thompson wins bronze medal for Great Britain in the Laser class at the Sailing World Championships in Santander.
09/18/2014 04:40 PM
GB to face USA in Davis Cup opener
Great Britain will face seventh seeds the USA in the first round of the 2015 Davis Cup World Group in March.
09/18/2014 04:22 PM
Yorks to defend Gale racism charge
Director of cricket Martyn Moxon says Yorkshire will support captain Andrew Gale against a charge of a racism offence.
09/18/2014 02:35 PM
Fifa tells officials to return gifts
Fifa executive committee members are asked to return valuable watches they received as gifts during the 2014 World Cup.
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