Surge in ER visits for injuries, concussions from soccer

CHICAGO (AP) — Soccer injuries are sending soaring numbers of U.S. kids to emergency rooms, a trend driven in part by young players with concussions seeking urgent medical care, a study has found.

  • Written by LINDSEY TANNER, AP Medical Writer

Ohio State overcomes sluggish start to beat Tulsa 48-3

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State's stout defense hasn't allowed a touchdown in two games against overmatched Bowling Green and Tulsa. Urban Meyer knows the first real test will come at No. 14 Oklahoma next week.

  • Written by MITCH STACY, AP Sports Writer

Nugent's 47-yard field goal leads Bengals past Jets 23-22

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Andy Dalton got hit hard by the New York Jets, early and often. In the end, the quarterback and the rest of the Cincinnati Bengals were the ones standing.

  • Written by DENNIS WASZAK Jr., AP Sports Writer

Carson Wentz leads Eagles past Browns 29-10

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carson Wentz has the Philadelphia Eagles on the right track. Robert Griffin III has theCleveland Browns on the road to nowhere.

  • Written by ROB MAADDI, AP Pro Football Writer

Wawrinka wears down Djokovic for 1st US Open title, 3rd Slam

NEW YORK (AP) — Mere minutes before heading out to face Novak Djokovic in the U.S. Open final, Stan Wawrinka met in the locker room with his coach and felt as nervous as he ever had. Wawrinka was shaking. Started to cry, even.

  • Written by HOWARD FENDRICH, AP Tennis Writer