Golf this week: More drama in Boston, more pressure in Ohio

NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Adam Scott was a surprise arrival to the Dell Technologies Championship for the second event in the FedEx Cup playoffs. He was planning to skip the opening two playoff events, and thus end his season, because his wife was expecting their second child in Australia.

  • Written by By DOUG FERGUSON , AP Golf Writer

Suspension for Bengals LB Burfict reduced to 3 games

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict had his NFL suspension reduced from five to three games Wednesday for his egregious hit on a Chiefs running back during a preseason game.

  • Written by By JOE KAY , AP Sports Writer

NFL making $40 million available for medical research

NEW YORK (AP) — A year after the NFL pledged $100 million in support of independent medical research and engineering advancements, a huge chunk of that soon will be awarded to such research, primarily dedicated to neuroscience.

  • Written by By BARRY WILNER , AP Pro Football Writer