RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Manziel, Browns agree he's not ready to start

    August 21, 2014

    BEREA, Ohio (AP) - On one knee and far from the action, quarterback Johnny Manziel leaned on his orange helmet and watched.

  • Angels get 2B Beckham from White Sox

    August 21, 2014

    BOSTON (AP) - The Los Angeles Angels have acquired second baseman Gordon Beckham in a trade with the Chicago White Sox.

  • Goalie Giguere retires after 16 seasons in NHL

    August 21, 2014

    DENVER (AP) - The goaltender known as ''Jiggy'' is stepping away from the net.

  • Injured Isner withdraws from Winston-Salem Open

    August 21, 2014

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - John Isner's preparations for the U.S. Open hit a setback Thursday when a sprained ankle forced him to withdraw from the Winston-Salem Open hours before his quarterfinal.

  • Kelly becomes Sun Devils' undisputed leader

    August 21, 2014

    TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - Taylor Kelly has been met with doubt most of his life, from his days as a scrappy youth basketball player to his current role as the undisputed leader of No. 19 Arizona State.

  • Wolfpack's Byrd back from 3rd serious knee injury

    August 21, 2014

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Jarvis Byrd figured he was done with football after suffering the third serious knee injury of his college career last season.

  • After fan protest, Fred threatens not to play

    August 21, 2014

    SAO PAULO (AP) - Former Brazil striker Fred warned on Thursday that he and his Fluminense teammates might not play this weekend following threatening behavior by fans after the team's recent run of defeats.

  • Broncos, Texans call fights part of football

    August 21, 2014

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Nobody got hurt Thursday in several skirmishes that broke out during team drills between Denver's record-shattering offense and Houston's swaggering defense.

  • Reds revamp bullpen for series vs Braves

    August 21, 2014

    CINCINNATI (AP) - The Reds revamped their struggling bullpen before the start of a series against Atlanta on Thursday, sending right-handers J.J. Hoover and Carlos Contreras to Triple-A Louisville.

  • Patriots release DL Forston, TE Williams

    August 21, 2014

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - The New England Patriots have released defensive lineman Marcus Forston and tight end D.J. Williams.