Blue Jackets looking for spark from long home stand

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets commanded the NHL spotlight earlier this season with a surprise 16-game winning streak, but lately they've struggled to play crisp hockey in consecutive periods, let alone in consecutive games.


  • Written by MITCH STACY , AP Sports Writer

Browns release quarterback Josh McCown

CLEVELAND (AP) — Josh McCown's two seasons with the Browns were loaded with injuries and losses.

There won't be any more.

  • Written by TOM WITHERS , AP Sports Writer

Big 12 to withhold 25 percent of revenue share from Baylor

The Big 12 Conference said Wednesday it will withhold millions of dollars in revenue from Baylor until an outside review determines the university and athletic department are complying with Title IX guidelines and other regulations in the wake of a campus sexual assault scandal.

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