Kent State suspends star safety Nate Holley

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kent State has indefinitely suspended star senior safety Nate Holley following his arrest on kidnapping charges.

  • Written by TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer

Mark Cuban: Dispute with ESPN rooted in automated content

DALLAS (AP) — Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban says his decision to revoke the credentials of two ESPN writers who cover his team was driven partly by concern that automated game reports could eventually replace human-generated content.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

At Ohio State, Schiano gets a 'master's degree' in coaching

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Greg Schiano's office is also set up to be a meeting room for Ohio State's safeties. There are a couple of tables, eight chairs, and neatly set out at each spot is a binder with the week's game plan.

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

College football programs are trending toward younger hires

When searching for a new head football coach, schools have been showing a greater desire to hire an up-and-comer, like Tom Herman or P.J. Fleck, rather than a veteran with a long record of success, such as Les Miles.

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

NFL HALFWAY: Surprises and disappointments in AFC

It's not difficult to pinpoint the teams that have unexpectedly prospered or just as stunningly plummeted halfway through the 2016 season.

  • Written by BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer