RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Washington Post strikes 'Redskins' from editorials

    August 22, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) - The Washington Post says it will stop calling Washington's football team the ''Redskins'' on its editorial page.

  • Selig hasn't changed outlook about Rose

    August 22, 2014

    CINCINNATI (AP) - As his term winds down, baseball Commissioner Bud Selig hasn't changed his outlook on Pete Rose's lifetime ban for gambling.

  • Miami's defensive leaders hoping for strong finish

    August 22, 2014

    CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) - It seems like Denzel Perryman and Anthony Chickillo were destined to play at Miami.

  • Senators call for AF Academy sex assaults review

    August 22, 2014

    DENVER (AP) - Two U.S. senators called for an outside investigation of how the Air Force Academy handles sexual assaults, including an allegation that agents were blocked from speaking to football coaches.

  • New, longer grass laid at 49ers Levi's Stadium

    August 22, 2014

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) - The San Francisco 49ers re-sodded the field at Levi's Stadium from goal line to goal line and sideline to sideline with longer grass Friday and they expect no problems for Sunday's preseason game against the San Diego Chargers.

  • Henery struggling, Eagles unsettled at kicker

    August 22, 2014

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Turns out the Philadelphia Eagles have competition for a starting job: kicker.

  • Indians' Gomes out with concussion

    August 22, 2014

    CLEVELAND (AP) - Indians catcher Yan Gomes has been diagnosed with a concussion and there's no timetable for when he'll return to the lineup.

  • Harsin to write next chapter at Boise State

    August 22, 2014

    When Bryan Harsin finally made the sobering decision to sit down and figure out how much money he was earning, living at the base of the Blue Mountains in government housing for $10 a month and getting free cable were certainly nice perks as part of his first job as a small-college assistant coach.

  • Lindquist to start for No. 25 Huskies at Hawaii

    August 22, 2014

    SEATTLE (AP) - Sophomore Jeff Lindquist will be the starting quarterback for No. 25 Washington when the Huskies open the season at Hawaii on Aug. 30.

  • Mathieu, Abraham in tow as Cardinals end camp

    August 22, 2014

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - The Arizona Cardinals wrapped up training camp on Friday, with two important cogs in their defense working their way back into the fray.