RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Falcons' Peters relieved to be back in practice

    August 19, 2014

    FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) - Corey Peters battled doubts about his future in the NFL after he tore his Achilles tendon late last season.

  • Golson: Notre Dame rallying around loss of players

    August 19, 2014

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) - Quarterback Everett Golson says Notre Dame football players are rallying around the loss of four teammates while the university investigates whether they were involved in academic dishonesty.

  • Former NFL kicker pleads guilty to criminal damage

    August 19, 2014

    TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Former NFL and University of Arizona kicker Max Zendejas has pleaded guilty to two counts of criminal damage involving a restaurant space he leased from the Tucson school.

  • Smith in charge of revamped Arkansas defense

    August 19, 2014

    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Bret Bielema liked what he saw from Arkansas' new-look defense early during preseason camp.

  • Same old story for Redskins' RG3: He can't slide

    August 19, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) - New coach, same old story for Robert Griffin III: He can't seem to avoid getting clobbered.

  • Bills DT Dareus attempting to put past behind him

    August 19, 2014

    PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) - Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus says he is doing the best he can to straighten around his life after his career was nearly derailed by an offseason string of troubles.

  • Raiders still waiting for Hayden to get healthy

    August 19, 2014

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) - Oakland Raiders coach Dennis Allen says the team will decide by next week whether cornerback DJ Hayden is healthy enough to start the season on the active roster or if he will go on the physically unable to perform list.

  • Colts safety seeing specialists about neck injury

    August 19, 2014

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Colts safety Delano Howell could soon be facing the biggest decision of his football career.

  • Robredo upset at Winston-Salem

    August 19, 2014

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - Tommy Robredo became the first high seed eliminated at the Winston-Salem Open, falling to France's Nicolas Mahut 6-1, 7-6 (7-0) in the second round Tuesday.

  • Steelers offensive line strong early

    August 19, 2014

    PITTSBURGH (AP) - The Pittsburgh Steelers are hoping a healthy offensive line leads to a return to the playoffs.