Alabama's Saban: Love him or hate him, his dynasty stands


SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — To all those who think Nick Saban leads a joyless life, that all he cares about is winning football games, he'd like to set the record straight.

"I'm a very happy person."

  • Written by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP National Writer

Seahawks escape with 10-9 win over Vikings after Walsh miss


MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks needed more than three quarters to warm up at Minnesota, their quest to avenge last year's Super Bowl loss nearly frozen before it began.

  • Written by DAVE CAMPBELL, AP Pro Football Writer

Spieth sends statement as big as his 8-shot win


KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — Jordan Spieth went on Twitter in the final hour of 2015 to say, "Would rather this year not end."

Maybe it never did.

  • Written by DOUG FERGUSON, AP Golf Writer

In playoff mode, Aaron Rodgers, Packers beat Redskins 35-18


LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy doesn't want to hear any more about his team's two losses to end the regular season — or the anemic offense that caused them.

  • Written by STEPHEN WHYNO, AP Sports Writer