Flooding forces Astros; Texans to move home games

HOUSTON (AP) — Hurricane Harvey has forced both the Houston Astros and Houston Texans to play home games miles away from the flood-stricken city with players wondering when they will be able to come back.

  • Written by By KRISTIE RIEKEN , AP Sports Writer

BYU-LSU moved to New Orleans because of flooding in Houston

The BYU-LSU game will be played Saturday night at the Superdome in New Orleans after massive flooding in Houston from Hurricane Harvey forced it to be relocated from NRG Stadium.

  • Written by By RALPH D. RUSSO , AP College Football Writer

Bengals LB Burfict suspended 5 games for egregious hit

CINCINNATI (AP) — The NFL has suspended Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict for five games because he leveled a Chiefs running back in a preseason game, the latest in his history of egregious hits.

  • Written by By JOE KAY , AP Sports Writer