Browns risk passing up elite QB in draft deal with Eagles

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns vice president of football operations Sashi Brown says the team knows it may have passed up a chance to draft a franchise quarterback in making its blockbuster trade with Philadelphia.

  • Written by TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer

Flame for Rio Olympics is lit at birthplace of ancient Games

ANCIENT OLYMPIA, Greece (AP) — The flame for South America's first Olympics was kindled Thursday at the birthplace of the ancient games in Greece, heralding the start of a 15-week journey that will culminate with the August 5 opening ceremony in Rio de Janeiro.

  • Written by NICHOLAS PAPHITIS, Associated Press