RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Saints cut Bailey, Meachem, both kickers

    August 30, 2014

    METAIRIE, La. (AP) - The New Orleans Saints included 12-time Pro Bowl cornerback Champ Bailey, veteran receiver Robert Meachem and both kickers among their final preseason roster cuts Saturday.

  • With heavy heart, Kuchar hovers around the lead

    August 30, 2014

    NORTON, Mass. (AP) - With an orange ribbon on his hat and nine birdies on his card, Matt Kuchar pulled within a shot of the lead Saturday in the Deutsche Bank Championship. Not that he needed a reminder, but a message posted on the scoring table spoke to the emotions involved in this tournament.

  • Jets release suspended CB Patterson

    August 30, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Dimitri Patterson went from likely starting cornerback for the New York Jets to being out of a job - all in the span of one bizarre week.

  • Bills sign QB Orton; cut 10 including WR Graham

    August 30, 2014

    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) - The Buffalo Bills have signed veteran quarterback Kyle Orton and punter Colton Schmidt, while cutting 10 players to establish their 53-man roster.

  • Djokovic beats Querrey to reach US Open 4th round

    August 30, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Novak Djokovic needed all of 15 minutes to take the first five games against Sam Querrey, sending the top-seeded Serb on his way to the U.S. Open's fourth round for the eighth year in a row.

  • Deeper Denver Broncos cut Vickerson, Ihenacho

    August 30, 2014

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - The Denver Broncos have released nine-year veteran defensive tackle Kevin Vickerson and third-year safety Duke Ihenacho, a starter last season who had nine tackles in the Super Bowl.

  • Gordon says Stewart could run strong in Atlanta

    August 30, 2014

    HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) - Jeff Gordon is expecting Tony Stewart to be a contender in his return to the track.

  • Eagles release 19, including K Henery

    August 30, 2014

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The Philadelphia Eagles have released 19 players, including kicker Alex Henery.

  • Japan's Nishikora advances in US Open

    August 30, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Japan's Kei Nishikori advanced to the fourth round of the U.S. Open on Saturday with a 6-4, 6-2, 6-3, victory over Leonardo Mayer of Argentina.

  • Jaguars finalize 53-man roster by waiving 4

    August 30, 2014

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - The Jacksonville Jaguars finalized their 53-man roster Saturday by waiving cornerback Jamell Fleming, safety Sherrod Martin, linebacker Nate Stupar and receiver Kerry Taylor.