RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Jerry Jones: Garrett not coaching for job

    July 23, 2014

    OXNARD, Calif. (AP) - Jerry Jones doesn't like to repeat his good sound bites, so he found a new way to say Jason Garrett isn't coaching for his job.

  • Padres OF Maybin tests positive for amphetamine

    July 23, 2014

    CHICAGO (AP) - San Diego Padres outfielder Cameron Maybin was suspended 25 games by Major League Baseball on Wednesday for testing positive for an amphetamine.

  • Kluwe lawyer: No lawsuit imminent

    July 23, 2014

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe is backing away from his threat to sue the team over alleged discrimination - for now.

  • Mets' Colon loses perfect-game bid in 7th

    July 23, 2014

    SEATTLE (AP) - Bartolo Colon of the New York Mets has lost his bid for a perfect game when he allowed a single to Seattle's Robinson Cano with two outs in the seventh inning.

  • Cardinals S Mathieu out for start of training camp

    July 23, 2014

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Arizona Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu and nose tackle Alamdea Ta'Amu will begin training camp on the physically unable to perform list as they recover from last season's injuries.

  • Hall of Famer Jim Brown sues over '64 title ring

    July 23, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Hall of Fame football star Jim Brown - running out of time to retrieve his 1964 NFL championship ring - has sued a memorabilia dealer.

  • Seattle's Sidney Rice announces his retirement

    July 23, 2014

    RENTON, Wash. (AP) - Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice is retiring from the NFL after an injury-plagued career that included issues with concussions.

  • Robredo, Cilic, Rosol in Umag quarterfinals

    July 23, 2014

    UMAG, Croatia (AP) - Defending champion Tommy Robredo beat fellow Spaniard Albert Ramos-Vinolas 6-4, 6-4 on Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals of the Croatia Open.

  • Makeover complete, Steelers ready for resurgence

    July 23, 2014

    PITTSBURGH (AP) - The faces Ike Taylor grew so accustomed to seeing line up alongside him over the past decade have disappeared.

  • C-USA commish sees bright future in changing times

    July 23, 2014

    IRVING, Texas (AP) - The commissioner of Conference USA sees his league at a ''pivot point'' with a bright future at a time when he says intercollegiate athletics are transitioning from conference realignment to system realignment.