Mon, 05 Dec 2016 08:46:30 -0600NEW YORK (AP) — Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson is expected to be among the finalists for the Heisman Trophy and Clemson's Deshaun Watson is hoping to make it for a second consecutive season.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 07:57:00 -0600NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans resident Cardell Hayes will go on trial Monday in the shooting death of former New Orleans Saints player Will Smith, whose death earlier this year shocked the country. Here's a look at the timeline…
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 07:39:00 -0600CHICAGO (AP) — Managers say a professional boxer from Chicago has died after he was shot in the head while returning from a midnight workout.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 07:09:19 -0600NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Questioning of potential jurors is set to begin in the trial of a man charged with fatally shooting former New Orleans Saints star Will Smith earlier this year.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 06:54:00 -0600Cam Newton did a poor job of packing for Carolina's extended road trip. He came up short of dress shirts, which meant he couldn't wear a tie, which meant he got benched for a series.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 05:37:00 -0600The best four college football teams advanced to the four-team College Football Playoffs. Was that so hard? For the selection committee, this time around it wasn't.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 01:53:38 -0600As it is, this was going to be an emotional afternoon for Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry, who grew up in suburban Atlanta and was playing at the Falcons for the first time as a pro — and, more…
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 01:52:25 -0600The Heart of Dallas Bowl will be a rematch between two teams that played in October — and one of them is heading into the game with a 5-7 record.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 01:52:06 -0600It doesn't hurt to be physical in the NFL.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 01:44:22 -0600SEATTLE (AP) — Washington's nonconference schedule clouded the Huskies' candidacy for the College Football Playoff for weeks.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 01:37:45 -0600The Alabama invitational, um, College Football Playoff is set, along with 38 other bowl games big and small.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 01:25:14 -0600SEATTLE (AP) — The missing necktie that cost Carolina's Cam Newton one play is insignificant compared to what the Seattle Seahawks lost on Sunday night.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 01:20:00 -0600Cardinals left fielder signs one-year, $13 million deal with Yankees.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 01:15:00 -0600Mistakes, letdowns will be costly later.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 01:00:00 -0600Tanking and looking to the future is not likely to happen.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:40:00 -0600It may take a young pitcher or two to get an 'ideal' player for Cardinals.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:35:42 -0600SEATTLE (AP) — A missing necktie led to Carolina quarterback Cam Newton getting benched for one series on Sunday night.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:30:00 -0600Since losing 8-4 in Columbus, they've gone 7-1-1.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:20:00 -0600Yolanda Kumar tells the Post-Dispatch she hasn't talked to the NCAA about academic fraud allegations.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:15:00 -0600Former commissioner and longtime general manager both were elected by an overwhelming margin.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:05:00 -0600Fisher has 164 career losses. Another next week against Atlanta ties Fisher with Dan Reeves for most regular-season defeats in NFL history.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600The $75,000 device, donated by August A. Busch III, is in a soon-to-open exhibit on hunting, fishing and recreation at the county's Heritage Museum in St. Peters.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600BASKETBALL
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 23:25:00 -0600FOXBOROUGH, Mass. • On Sunday, morning, word of Rams coach Jeff Fisher’s long-rumored contract extension was confirmed. Then a few hours later the team proceeded to do what it has done often under Fisher — manage little production offensively and…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 23:23:21 -0600The Indiana Pacers defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 111 to 102 on December 4, 2016 at Staples Center. The game's stat leaders were all Clippers teammates. Blake Griffin led the game in scoring with 24 points on 10 for 21…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 23:20:00 -0600ATLANTA • What a homecoming for Eric Berry. A “pick six,” a “pick two” and a victory he’ll never forget.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 23:16:03 -0600Ohio State didn't win the Big Ten, but the Buckeyes will play for a much bigger prize. Their national title hopes are still very much intact.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 23:15:00 -0600Jameis Winston threw a go-ahead, 12-yard touchdown pass to Cameron Brate midway through the fourth quarter, then Keith Tandy intercepted Philip Rivers in the end zone with 2:56 left to give the Tampa Bay Buccaneers their fourth straight victory, 28-21…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 23:10:00 -0600Committee lists criteria for making college playoff, then ignores two key elements.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 23:05:00 -0600Central Division teams battling to stay on top.>
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 23:05:00 -0600After struggling for offense throughout their road trip, the Montreal Canadiens finally found a whole bunch of goals Sunday at Staples Center.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 23:00:00 -0600Weekend games bring no changes.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 23:00:00 -0600NASSAU, Bahamas • Hideki Matsuyama was only 5 when he first saw Tiger Woods, watching on videotape that 1997 Masters victory. Even sweeter was standing next to Woods in his Sunday red shirt to receive yet another trophy.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 22:59:14 -0600The Seattle Seahawks (8-3-1) defeated the Carolina Panthers (4-8-0) 40 - 7 Sunday in a Week 13 match-up at CenturyLink Field in Seattle, WA. Russell Wilson led the game in passing, completing 26 of 36 attempts for 277 yards and…
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Sun, 04 Dec 2016 21:23:13 -0600The Sacramento Kings lost to the New York Knicks 98 to 106 on December 4, 2016 at Madison Square Garden. DeMarcus Cousins of the Kings led the game in scoring with 36 points on 9 for 30 shooting. The Knicks'…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 20:35:22 -0600The New Orleans Pelicans lost to the Oklahoma City Thunder 92 to 101 on December 4, 2016 at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Anthony Davis of the Pelicans led the game in scoring with 37 points on 14 for 32 shooting. The…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 20:23:01 -0600PITTSBURGH (AP) — Odell Beckham Jr. is trying to turn over a new leaf. No more tantrums. No more treating a kicking net like a punching bag when things don't go right.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 19:29:12 -0600The Orlando Magic defeated the Detroit Pistons 98 to 92 on December 4, 2016 at The Palace of Auburn Hills. Serge Ibaka of the Magic led the game in scoring with 21 points on 9 for 11 shooting. The Pistons'…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 18:59:17 -0600The Tampa Bay Buccaneers (7-5-0) defeated the San Diego Chargers (5-7-0) 28 - 21 Sunday in a Week 13 match-up at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, CA. Jameis Winston led the game in passing, completing 20 of 30 attempts for…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 18:59:12 -0600The Arizona Cardinals (5-6-1) defeated the Washington Redskins (6-5-1) 31 - 23 Sunday in a Week 13 match-up at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, AZ. Carson Palmer led the game in passing, completing 30 of 46 attempts for 300…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 18:53:13 -0600The Pittsburgh Steelers (7-5-0) defeated the New York Giants (8-4-0) 24 - 14 Sunday in a Week 13 match-up at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, PA. Ben Roethlisberger led the game in passing, completing 24 of 36 attempts for 289 yards…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 18:50:23 -0600The Oakland Raiders (10-2-0) defeated the Buffalo Bills (6-6-0) 38 - 24 Sunday in a Week 13 match-up at Oakland Alameda Coliseum in Oakland, CA. Derek Carr led the game in passing, completing 19 of 35 attempts for 260 yards…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 18:31:34 -0600PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Southern California and Penn State followed two difficult paths to reach a remarkable reunion eight years later in the Rose Bowl.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 18:03:27 -0600OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Former commissioner Bud Selig, who oversaw baseball's great growth along with some of its darkest moments, and longtime general manager John Schuerholz were elected to the baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 18:00:45 -0600Conference championships matter. Head-to-head matters. Strength of schedule matters. Every game counts, though some seem to count more than others and good luck figuring out which ones count most.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:56:06 -0600ATLANTA (AP) — After Eric Berry returned an interception for a touchdown late in the first half, he delivered the ball to his mom in the stands.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:31:00 -0600CHICAGO — The 49ers' most decorated offensive player, five-time Pro Bowl LT Joe Staley, says Sunday marked the first game of his 10-year career with snow.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:18:00 -0600Edge rusher Nathaniel Anderson from New Mexico Military Institute pledges commitment to Mizzou.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 16:54:51 -0600FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Jeff Fisher thought receiver Brian Quick got both feet down on a sideline catch in the third quarter, but the Los Angeles Rams coach couldn't find the red challenge flag in the bulky parka he was…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 16:52:00 -0600CHICAGO — Colin Kaepernick last Sunday became the fifth quarterback since the merger to toss three touchdowns, plus log 100 rushing, yards as the 49ers lost their franchise record 10th consecutive game, 31-24 to the Dolphins.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 16:30:00 -0600Fisher said he reached an agreement with owner Stan Kroenke "well before the season started," but the deal just hadn't been announced.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 16:09:09 -0600GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Ohio State did not play in the Big Ten championship game a year ago and ended up in the Fiesta Bowl instead of the College Football Playoff.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 16:12:45 -0600LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Last Tango in Paris" is making headlines again 44 years after the controversial film came out. A recently unearthed video interview with Italian director Bernardo Bertolucci from 2013 has renewed interest, and outrage, over what happened…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 16:08:25 -0600The Green Bay Packers (6-6-0) defeated the Houston Texans (6-6-0) 21 - 13 Sunday in a Week 13 match-up at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, WI. Aaron Rodgers led the game in passing, completing 20 of 30 attempts for 209…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 15:59:11 -0600The Denver Broncos (8-4-0) defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars (2-10-0) 20 - 10 Sunday in a Week 13 match-up at EverBank Field in Jacksonville, FL. Paxton Lynch led the game in passing, completing 12 of 24 attempts for 104 yards. T.J.…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 15:55:54 -0600Alabama's stingy defense will face perhaps its toughest test against Jake Browning and Washington.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 15:46:36 -0600NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the College Football Playoff and bowl selection (all times local):
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 15:44:23 -0600LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — Actor Mark Wahlberg's foundation is hosting a conference this week aimed at keeping teenagers off addictive drugs.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 15:47:14 -0600The Kansas City Chiefs (9-3-0) defeated the Atlanta Falcons (7-5-0) 29 - 28 Sunday in a Week 13 match-up at Georgia Dome in Atlanta, GA. Alex Smith led the game in passing, completing 21 of 25 attempts for 270 yards…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 15:38:19 -0600The Detroit Lions (8-4-0) defeated the New Orleans Saints (5-7-0) 28 - 13 Sunday in a Week 13 match-up at Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, LA. Matthew Stafford led the game in passing, completing 30 of 42 attempts for 341…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 15:32:25 -0600The Cincinnati Bengals (4-7-1) defeated the Philadelphia Eagles (5-7-0) 32 - 14 Sunday in a Week 13 match-up at Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati, OH. Andy Dalton led the game in passing, completing 23 of 31 attempts for 332 yards…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 15:32:21 -0600The Baltimore Ravens (7-5-0) defeated the Miami Dolphins (7-5-0) 38 - 6 Sunday in a Week 13 match-up at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, MD. Joe Flacco led the game in passing, completing 36 of 47 attempts for 381 yards…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 15:26:18 -0600The New England Patriots (10-2-0) defeated the Los Angeles Rams (4-8-0) 26 - 10 Sunday in a Week 13 match-up at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, MA. Tom Brady led the game in passing, completing 33 of 46 attempts for 269…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 15:17:16 -0600The Chicago Bears (3-9-0) defeated the San Francisco 49ers (1-11-0) 26 - 6 Sunday in a Week 13 match-up at Soldier Field in Chicago, IL. Matt Barkley led the game in passing, completing 11 of 18 attempts for 192 yards.…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:13:19 -0600CINCINNATI (AP) — Tommy Tuberville resigned as Cincinnati's coach on Sunday after his first losing season in four years with the Bearcats.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:15:00 -0600Alabama will play Washington and Ohio State is set to face Clemson in the College Football Playoff semifinals.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:01:48 -0600LOS ANGELES (AP) — Audiences came back for a second helping of "Moana" and "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" this weekend. Both family-friendly films topped the post-Thanksgiving box office charts, with "Moana" bringing in $28.4 million and "Fantastic…
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Sun, 04 Dec 2016 09:44:33 -0600Alabama heads into the postseason with a chance to become the third wire-to-wire champion in the history of The Associated Press college football poll.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 09:24:51 -0600Jeff Fisher has received a two-year contract extension from the Rams, whom he's on track to lead to a fifth consecutive losing season, NFL Media's Ian Rapoport reported Sunday morning.
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Sun, 04 Dec 2016 01:10:00 -0600Manchester City fan is a '200-foot' player with a keen eye for space.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 01:00:00 -0600Steen, Jaskin score for Blues, who had won six straight at home.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:45:00 -0600Hitchcock says move was because team needs better play at that key center spot.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:40:00 -0600Cards' Cepeda was league MVP in '67 World Series year.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:35:00 -0600Bears outlast Messiah in penalty kicks to grab their first championship in soccer.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:30:00 -0600Patriots franchise has moved in opposite direction of Rams since stunning Super Bowl XXXVI upset.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:25:00 -0600KANSAS CITY (8-3) AT ATLANTA (7-4)
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:26:14 -0600The Phoenix Suns lost to the Golden State Warriors 109 to 138 on December 3, 2016 at Oracle Arena. Stephen Curry of the Warriors led the game in scoring with 31 points on 10 for 15 shooting. The Suns' Tyson…
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:20:00 -0600Nittany Lions make their case for playoff slot
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:20:00 -0600LA Rams return to St. Louis airwaves
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:21:58 -0600The College Football Playoff selection committee was given something to ponder by Penn State.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:15:07 -0600Boys Basketball Best Performances from 12/3/2016SCORING LEADERS (Min. Games Played)
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:15:08 -0600Girls Basketball Best Performances from 12/3/2016SCORING LEADERS (Min. Games Played)
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:10:00 -0600ORLANDO, Fla. • Deshaun Watson’s mission is not over.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:10:00 -0600The changes in the starting lineup that Travis Ford hinted could take place didn’t materialize Saturday night. At least not until the second half.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0600Herman gets $25 million for five years at Texas
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:02:52 -0600INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — As Penn State's band played and Lucas Oil Stadium rocked, thousands of fans clad in their traditional white shirts chanted "We Are Penn State."
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 23:41:16 -0600The Miami Heat lost to the Portland Trail Blazers 92 to 99 on December 3, 2016 at Moda Center. The game's stat leaders were all Heat teammates. Hassan Whiteside led the game in scoring with 28 points on 12 for…
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 23:25:00 -0600MIAMI • Thanks to a dose of defense, Illinois’ recent turnaround gained momentum Saturday.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 23:00:00 -0600BASKETBALL
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 23:00:00 -0600In the moments after defeating Blue Springs South for the Class 4 state softball championship Oct. 22 in Springfield, Troy sophomore Kiersten Nixon posed for a picture.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 23:01:21 -0600Boys Basketball Best Performances from 12/3/2016SCORING LEADERS (Min. Games Played)
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 23:01:21 -0600Girls Basketball Best Performances from 12/3/2016SCORING LEADERS (Min. Games Played)
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 22:45:00 -0600EDWARDSVILLE • Reyondous Estes was through sitting.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 22:47:13 -0600The Denver Nuggets lost to the Utah Jazz 98 to 105 on December 3, 2016 at Vivint Smart Home Arena. Gordon Hayward of the Jazz led the game in scoring with 32 points on 9 for 18 shooting. The Jazz's…