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Durability of NFL's final 4 QBs vital to Super Bowl run
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The numbers are staggering. Over 182,000 yards passing (more than 103 miles worth), nearly 1,300 touchdowns and seven championships, with an eighth guaranteed for whoever parties in the confetti in Houston next month....



Column: Defense wins championships? Not necessarily in NFL
ATLANTA (AP) -- We've all heard the adage: defense wins championships....



Nadal holds off Zverev to reach 4th round at Australian Open
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- Rafael Nadal had a good, hard look at the future before pulling a few tricks from his past to hold it back - for now....



The Latest: You snooze, you lose: Dimitrov OK with timing
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- The latest from the Australian Open on Saturday (all times local):...



Falcons don't belong in such elite company? Guess again
If you're wondering what the Falcons are doing in the NFL's version of the Final Four with the Patriots, Steelers and Packers, you aren't alone....



Chapecoense survivors lift trophy 2 months after tragedy
CHAPECO, Brazil (AP) -- The three surviving players of the air crash two months ago that killed 19 members of Brazil's Chapecoense soccer club lifted the Copa Sudamericana trophy on Saturday in honor of their dead teammates....



Kickers for final 4 NFL playoff teams each have leg up
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Touchdowns are always nice, but clutch kickers are welcome security blankets for NFL offenses, especially in the playoffs....



LeBron considering return to US Olympic team under Popovich
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) -- LeBron James might make another run at Olympic gold with Gregg Popovich....



T-wolves' Rubio to miss Nuggets game for personal reasons
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio will miss the game on Sunday against the Denver Nuggets, but it has nothing to do with the trade rumors that have surrounded him of late....



WNBA players starting to invest in food industry
NEW YORK (AP) -- Whether it's to plan for their future once basketball is done, promote healthy living or just to have some fun, WNBA players such as Sue Bird and Maya Moore are getting involved in the food industry....