Blatter says he will accept verdict as CAS appeal begins

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter arrived for his appeal hearing against a six-year ban from football on Thursday, pledging to accept the verdict of the Court of Arbitration for Sport

  • Written by GRAHAM DUNBAR, AP Sports Writer

Inexperienced WRs trying to make an impact with Ohio State

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — When Ohio State receivers Michael Thomas, Jalin Marshall and Braxton Miller departed for the NFL, they took with them 80 percent of the team's passing-game production from last season.

  • Written by MITCH STACY, AP Sports Writer

Davis hits 33rd home run in A's 9-1 win over Indians

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Athletics used a steady stream of big hits from three rookies and one big blast from a veteran slugger to end their latest losing skid.

  • Written by MICHAEL WAGAMAN, Associated Press