Adrian Peterson's future with the Minnesota Vikings dimmed further Tuesday, with the NFL suspending the star running back without pay for at least the rest of the season.
The marketing agent for Cam Newton says the quarterback's Twitter account has been suspended after it was hacked.
Perhaps if Lindsey Vonn had a big cushy air bag to fall on when she tore two ligaments in her right knee she wouldn't have missed the Sochi Olympics.
Less than six feet was all the Seattle Seahawks needed to change the tenor of where they stood compared to the rest of the NFC.
Washington coach Chris Petersen was still sticking with his chart two days after a disputed decision to run one more play late against Arizona backfired on the Huskies.
The Marlins are no longer pinching pennies, and Giancarlo Stanton won't be, either.
Federal drug enforcement agents showed up unannounced Sunday to check at least three visiting NFL teams' medical staffs as part of an investigation into former players' claims that teams mishandled prescription drugs.
The Kansas City Chiefs stopped the Seattle Seahawks on fourth down three times late in the fourth quarter Sunday, holding on for a tense 24-20 victory in a matchup of playoff contenders.
Kevin Harvick claimed his first career Sprint Cup championship with a win in the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
No fewer than five games pit teams with solid Super Bowl aspirations, including matchups of division leaders New England and Indianapolis, Detroit and Arizona.
And so it begins. A seven-game gauntlet that will decide whether or not the defending Super Bowl champs make it back to playoffs. It is the toughest remaining schedule in the NFL that includes the 49ers and Cardinals twice.
Casey Skowron kicked a 47-yard field goal as time expired to give No. 14 Arizona a wild 27-26 victory over Washington on Saturday.
The Seahawks have a dominant ground game led by Marshawn Lynch, the Chiefs a potent ground attack led by Jamaal Charles. Both teams have stingy defenses, mobile quarterbacks and rosters not made up of high-priced acquisitions but of unheralded and late-round draft picks.
Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano is expected to miss 3-4 weeks after breaking a toe during the Major League Baseball All-Stars tour of Japan.