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A look at NFL's most underappreciated, overblown

Tony Romo, Dez Bryant and the rest of the Dallas Cowboys head into Sunday's game against the Colts leading the NFC East and on the verge of a playoff berth. A ton of the credit for that should go to head coach Jason Garrett's assistants.

Last Updated on Friday, 19 December 2014

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Boy sends $1 allowance to help save UAB football

 

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — A 5-year-old Ohio boy hoping to save the football program at the University of Alabama at Birmingham has donated his entire allowance, sending a $1 bill with a handwritten note of support.

Last Updated on Friday, 19 December 2014

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Lauren Hill to become honorary coach

CINCINNATI (AP) — Lauren Hill's basketball career is finished.

Last Updated on Thursday, 18 December 2014

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Russell's 21 lifts No. 12 Ohio State past A&T, 97-55

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — In its first game against a North Carolina school, No. 12 Ohio State did all right.

The next one will be a truer test.

Last Updated on Thursday, 18 December 2014

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Cavaliers a disaster on defense, get blown out at home by Hawks

CLEVELAND — There’s no sense trying to defend the Cavaliers, because they didn’t attempt to defend anyone all night.

Last Updated on Thursday, 18 December 2014

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For MLB, changes in Cuba will take time to sort out

NEW YORK (AP) — Fred Claire can see the day when Major League Baseball teams open academies for prospects in Cuba.

Last Updated on Thursday, 18 December 2014

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Painkillers lawsuit against NFL dismissed; may be appealed

NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit by 1,300 former players against the NFL, writing that the collective bargaining agreement between the league and the union was the appropriate forum to resolve claims that teams damaged the players' by routinely dispensing painkillers.

Last Updated on Thursday, 18 December 2014

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FIFA meets amid crisis over Garcia's resignation

MARRAKECH, Morocco (AP) — Amid another crisis at FIFA, President Sepp Blatter will lead an executive committee meeting on Thursday with the sudden resignation of ethics prosecutor Michael Garcia now on the agenda.

Last Updated on Thursday, 18 December 2014

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