Sports: Professional

Dec. 12, 2014 @ 04:38 PM

Judge rules that killings from 2012 not allowed in Hernandez case

Prosecutors in a murder case against Aaron Hernandez won't be allowed to tell a jury about two other killings with which the ex-New England Patriot is charged or the final text messages the victim sent to his sister, a judge ruled Friday.

Dec. 09, 2014 @ 04:27 PM

Browns' Manziel set for first professional start

Johnny Football's days as a backup over this season.

Dec. 09, 2014 @ 04:27 PM

Panthers QB Cam Newton endures back fractures from crash

Panthers quarterback Cam Newton suffered fractures to his lower back in a two-car crash Tuesday and will spend the night in the hospital, a team spokesman said Tuesday.

Dec. 03, 2014 @ 04:34 PM

Hoyer remains Browns starting quarterback

Brian Hoyer held off Johnny Manziel again. The Browns are still his team.

Nov. 27, 2014 @ 08:21 PM

Rookie wall won't effect Panthers' Benjamin

Panthers receiver Kelvin Benjamin says he has no plans on slowing down after needing just 11 games to establish new franchise rookie records for receptions, yards receiving and touchdowns in a season.

Nov. 27, 2014 @ 08:16 PM

Johnson's big day propels Detroit to 34-17 win over Chicago

After a week of questions about his limited production of late, Calvin Johnson lifted Detroit's offense with an emphatic reminder that he's still one of the game's most dynamic players.

Nov. 27, 2014 @ 08:10 PM

McIlroy, Scott have opposite starts to Australian Open

Rory McIlroy and Adam Scott weren't paired together for the first two rounds of the Australian Open because organizers wanted to split their marquee players among morning and afternoon groups for the spectators and television.

Nov. 22, 2014 @ 08:23 AM

Peterson feels 'fresh start' might be best

Adrian Peterson says he realizes moving on from the Minnesota Vikings might be best for both him and the team.

Nov. 22, 2014 @ 08:18 AM

Peralta joins Dodgers

Reliever Joel Peralta was acquired by the Los Angeles Dodgers from the Tampa Bay Rays as part of a four-player trade.

Nov. 20, 2014 @ 08:47 PM

Kahne receives 3-year contract extension from Hendrick

Hendrick Motorsports announced a three-year contract extension Thursday that keeps Kasey Kahne in the No. 5 Chevrolet through the 2018 Sprint Cup season.