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Fearful of results, Cowboys WR Bryant missed MRI Monday

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:17:03 GMT2016-09-29T17:17:03Z

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant was a no-show for a scheduled MRI on his injured right knee because he was fearful of the results, coach Jason Garrett said on Thursday.


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Tom Watson piles pressure on Euro rookies

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:19:59 GMT2016-09-29T16:19:59Z

Former U.S. captain Tom Watson has labeled the Americans favorites to reverse a losing Ryder Cup trend on home soil -- and warned that the inexperienced European team could drown in an "ocean of pressure."


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Danny Willett apologizes for brother's Ryder Cup rant

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:35:58 GMT2016-09-29T15:35:58Z

Reigning Masters champion Danny Willett has apologized for an article written by his brother ahead of the Ryder Cup at Hazeltine in which U.S. golf fans were jokingly described as a "baying mob of imbeciles" and a "giggling group of reprobates."


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Restaurant turns Kaepernick jersey into doormat

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:06:34 GMT2016-09-29T15:06:34Z

A Virginia Beach bar is using a Colin Kaepernick jersey as a doormat, causing both critics and supporters to voice their opinions through social media.


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After expanding Rooney Rule, NFL wants more female employees

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:07:10 GMT2016-09-29T14:07:10Z

The NFL will offer a careers forum in January, trying to get more women into administrative, coaching, officiating and scouting jobs.


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Cubs GM Epstein gets reported 5-year extension

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 03:50:57 GMT2016-09-29T03:50:57Z

The Chicago Cubs were intent on preventing Theo Epstein, president of baseball operations, from walking out the door when his contract expired at season's end. On Wednesday, the Cubs and Epstein agreed to terms on a five-year contract extension.


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Tebow homers in Mets' debut

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 18:55:22 GMT2016-09-28T18:55:22Z

Tim Tebow hit a home run on the first pitch of his first organized game since his junior year of high school on Wednesday in his first at-bat with the New York Mets' instructional league team.


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Pete Rose asks Hall of Fame to make him eligible

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 18:32:00 GMT2016-09-28T18:32:00Z

Attorneys for Pete Rose have sent a letter to the National Baseball Hall of Fame asking that he be made eligible for inclusion, which would put his name on the ballot to be voted on by baseball writers.


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Kaepernick rips both Trump, Clinton on race

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:58:30 GMT2016-09-28T15:58:30Z

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick didn't hold back Tuesday when he was asked by CNN about the first presidential debate.


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An error, and a save: Fans gasp as Western PA man drops ring while proposing

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:35:15 GMT2016-09-28T15:35:15Z

Andrew Fox had the engagement ring and the perfect woman on a beautiful autumn night at Yankee Stadium. What the New Castle man didn't have was steady hands. (Don't worry, this story has a happy ending.)


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