Jaguars donate 1,000 NFL playoff tickets to refugees

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The owner of the Jacksonville Jaguars will donate 1,000 playoff tickets to refugees from around the world and to Puerto Ricans displaced by Hurricane Maria who have settled in the Jacksonville area.



Lazor gets chance to resurrect Bengals' league-worst offense

CINCINNATI (AP) — When Bill Lazor looks at the Bengals' playbook, he sees the imprint of three coordinators. He's getting a chance to try to pull it all together and resurrect the NFL's least-productive offense — a shocking statistic for a talented unit.

  • Written by By JOE KAY , AP Sports Writer

Mother knows best: Serena opts out of Aussie title defense

Serena Williams' decision not to defend her Australian Open title four months after giving birth to her first child had nothing to do with merely being able to play at Melbourne Park.

  • Written by By DENNIS PASSA , AP Sports Writer

Ryan Armour takes the long, hard road to paradise

KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — Ryan Armour arrived on Maui with enough time to soak up the perks of paradise before it was time to get to work.

  • Written by By DOUG FERGUSON , AP Golf Writer

Siniakova beats Sharapova to reach Shenzhen Open final

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Defending champion Katerina Siniakova defeated Maria Sharapova 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 on Friday in her first meeting with the five-time major winner to reach the final of the Shenzhen Open.