Sports: Professional

Sep. 26, 2014 @ 01:01 PM

Redskins hammed by New York, 45-14

The New York Giants caught 32 passes. Twenty-eight were thrown by Eli Manning, and four came from the arm of Kirk Cousins.


Sep. 26, 2014 @ 11:42 AM

Ryder Cup's three days of drama begin Friday

Right when the Ryder Cup was dragging through the doldrums of interviews where captains and players try to say all the right things, along came Phil Mickelson with one of his playful digs that gave the media something more than Sir Alex Ferguson to talk about.


Sep. 25, 2014 @ 10:52 AM

Dodgers thump Giants, clinch NL West

The post-game party was in full swing shortly after the Los Angeles Dodgers won the NL West title with a 9-1 victory over the second-place San Francisco Giants on Wednesday night.


Sep. 25, 2014 @ 10:45 AM

Stewart cleared; killed driver was under influence of marijuana

Kevin Ward was under the influence of marijuana the night when he climbed from his car and was struck by the race car driven by Tony Stewart. The NASCAR star will not face charges from the district attorney.


Sep. 25, 2014 @ 10:38 AM

Panthers' defense on a mission at Balitmore

Defense tackle Star Lotulelei says the Carolina Panthers' defense will be on a mission Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens.


Sep. 22, 2014 @ 12:48 AM

MLB Roundup: Pirates move closer to playoffs

Vance Worley pitched eight sparkling innings, Russell Martin hit a late RBI single and the Pittsburgh Pirates trapped a runner in the ninth to edge Milwaukee 1-0 Sunday, extending their wild-card lead over the Brewers.


Sep. 22, 2014 @ 12:40 AM

Logano wins at New Hampshire in 2nd Chase race

Raised in Connecticut, Joey Logano always considered New Hampshire his home track, the one where he dreamed of being bathed in confetti in Victory Lane and flocked by family and friends.


Sep. 22, 2014 @ 12:49 AM

Steelers spoil Panthers' bid for 3-0 start

Once the Pittsburgh Steelers found the end zone, they didn't seem to want to leave.

Ben Roethlisberger threw two 7-yard touchdown passes to Antonio Brown, Le'Veon Bell ran for 147 yards and the Steelers beat the Carolina Panthers 37-19 on Sunday night.

The Steelers had gone eight quarters without a touchdown before Roethlisberger's two scoring strikes in the third. They were set up by Cam Newton's fumble and Bell's 81-yard run.


Sep. 22, 2014 @ 12:28 AM

NFL Roundup: Seahawks hold off Broncos 26-20 in OT

Marshawn Lynch scored on a 6-yard run on the first possession of overtime and the Seattle Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos 26-20 on Sunday in a Super Bowl rematch that lived up to expectations.


Sep. 20, 2014 @ 12:10 AM

Goodell: 'Same mistakes can never be repeated'

More defiant than contrite, Roger Goodell announced no sweeping changes in his first public statements in more than a week of turmoil surrounding the NFL's handling of players accused of crimes.