RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Jets' Patterson: no-show claims 'completely false'

    August 28, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Dimitri Patterson disputes the New York Jets' version of his mysterious absence.

  • No. 9 South Carolina loses home win streak

    August 28, 2014

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina missed Jadeveon Clowney far more than Texas A&M missed Johnny Manziel.

  • What to watch at US Open: Venus eyes 4th round

    August 28, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Venus Williams is trying to get to the fourth round at the U.S. Open for the first time since 2010 - and at any Grand Slam tournament for the first time since 2011.

  • US OPEN SCENE: Shirt is not a hometown advantage

    August 28, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Simone Bolelli says branding was at play when the Italian wore a shirt with the Stars and Stripes on the sleeve for his second-round match Thursday against Tommy Robredo.

  • Adrian Peterson 'would love to retire as a Viking'

    August 28, 2014

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Vikings running back Adrian Peterson reiterated on Thursday that he hopes to remain in Minnesota until he retires, responding to a report that he spoke to Jerry Jones about one day playing for the Dallas Cowboys.

  • Jets' Vick makes quick cameo in Philly vs. Eagles

    August 28, 2014

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Michael Vick made it one-and-done in his return to Philadelphia.

  • Top 25 Capsules

    August 28, 2014

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Kenny Hill broke Johnny Manziel's single-game passing record with 511 yards and No. 21 Texas A&M beat No. 9 South Carolina 52-28 on Thursday night, ending the Gamecocks' 18-game home win streak.

  • Bengals beat Colts 35-7 in game devoid of starters

    August 28, 2014

    CINCINNATI (AP) - Andrew Luck watched one of his backups struggle behind an offensive line that remains the Colts' biggest concern heading into the season.

  • Southern Illinois opens with 45-0 win over Taylor

    August 28, 2014

    CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) - Malcolm Agnew ran for two long touchdowns and caught a pass for another to lead Southern Illinois over Taylor 45-0 on Thursday night in a season opener.

  • NFL preseason capsules

    August 28, 2014

    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) - Lions third-string quarterback Kellen Moore threw two touchdown passes in a 23-0 win over Buffalo on Thursday night in which Bills rookie receiver Sammy Watkins reinjured his ribs.