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Sports Dawgs’ defense delivers in 44-19 rout Dawgs’ defense delivers in 44-19 rout
For Danny Shelton, defensive success came down to two things: Turnovers and faith. When Washington took the field against Illinois, the Huskies were determined to atone for last week’s mistakes.
Sports Criticism mounting for Vikings, Adrian Peterson Criticism mounting for Vikings, Adrian Peterson
For as long as he's been in the NFL, Adrian Peterson has been one of the most popular and most marketable stars in the league, an approachable superstar with the kind of inspirational comeback story that made him an endorser's dream.
Sports Sen. Cantwell ties NFL tax status to Redskins name Sen. Cantwell ties NFL tax status to Redskins name
A U.S. senator threatened the NFL with legislation over Washington's nickname, a letter was dispatched to the other 31 team owners, and the issue was linked to the league's others recent troubles Tuesday as the anti-"Redskins" movement took its cause to Capitol Hill.
Sports Angels clinch playoff spot, beat slumping Mariners 8-1 Angels clinch playoff spot, beat slumping Mariners 8-1
The Los Angeles Angels became the first team in the major leagues to clinch a playoff spot on Monday night, with Matt Shoemaker pitching five-hit ball into the eighth inning of an 8-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners.
Sports Huskies taking advantage of big plays Huskies taking advantage of big plays
If there's anything the Washington Huskies have proven through the season's first three games, it's that they have the ability to make big plays.
Sports Vikings reinstate Peterson despite abuse charge Vikings reinstate Peterson despite abuse charge
Adrian Peterson is coming back to the Minnesota Vikings two days after he was charged with child abuse for using a wooden switch to spank his 4-year-old son.
Sports Chargers upset Seahawks 30-21 in San Diego Chargers upset Seahawks 30-21 in San Diego (Photo Gallery)
Antonio Gates had three touchdown catches and the San Diego Chargers controlled the tempo to keep Seattle's offense off the field and upset the defending Super Bowl champion Seahawks 30-21 Sunday.
Sports Lester pitches Athletics past Mariners 4-0 Lester pitches Athletics past Mariners 4-0
Bellarmine Prep product Jon Lester could not find his command. There was no one pitch he could lean on or one side of the plate he could hit with any consistency.
Sports Football coach moves game for daughter's wedding Football coach moves game for daughter's wedding (Photo Gallery)
Emily Younker isn't getting married until next year but she's already made sure the date doesn't conflict with college football and sent one invitation: To Big Al, the elephant mascot of the University of Alabama Crimson Tide.
Sports Rodney walks in winning run, M's fall to A's in 10 Rodney walks in winning run, M's fall to A's in 10
Jed Lowrie drew a bases-loaded walk with two outs in the 10th inning to force in the tiebreaking run and lift the Oakland Athletics to a 3-2 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night.