Pentagon: Academy athletes must serve before going pro

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The U.S. Defense Department has rescinded its 2016 policy allowing military service academy athletes to go straight to the pros upon graduation.

  • Written by ARNIE STAPLETON , AP Pro Football Writer

Bengals' Jeremy Hill ready for competition from Joe Mixon

CINCINNATI (AP) — Minutes before the Bengals raised some eyebrows by taking running back Joe Mixon in the second round of the draft, Jeremy Hill tweeted a link to a television interview about the possibility of getting company in the backfield this year.

  • Written by JOE KAY , AP Sports Writer