RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Olivier Giroud out 4 months following leg surgery

    August 27, 2014

    LONDON (AP) - Arsenal forward Olivier Giroud will be sidelined for about four months after surgery to repair a broken left leg.

  • Price allows 9 straight hits against Yankees

    August 27, 2014

    DETROIT (AP) - Tigers star David Price allowed nine consecutive hits to the New York Yankees in the third inning before being pulled Wednesday night, a stunning outing for the left-hander who had thrown a one-hitter in his previous start.

  • Many ACC teams set to open with unproven QBs

    August 27, 2014

    There's plenty of buzz around the Atlantic Coast Conference with the addition of a new team, the latest Heisman Trophy winner and the reigning national champion.

  • Champ Bailey's role unclear as Saints host Ravens

    August 27, 2014

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - After playing at an elite level for more than a decade, cornerback Champ Bailey enters the final game of the 2014 preseason with little certainty about what kind of role he might fill in the Saints' secondary.

  • Broncos' Ware will sit out 1st visit to Cowboys

    August 27, 2014

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - DeMarcus Ware won't play in his first visit to Dallas almost six months after the Cowboys released their franchise sack leader and he signed with Denver.

  • Keenum, Savage to settle Texans' backup QB duel

    August 27, 2014

    HOUSTON (AP) - Rookie Tom Savage looked like a polished pro leading the Texans to the winning touchdown and 2-point conversion against Denver last week.

  • Drone with camera spotted over Panthers stadium

    August 27, 2014

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Police in North Carolina briefly detained and questioned a man who flew a drone with a camera mounted on it over a stadium during an NFL preseason game.

  • Arsenal in 17th straight Champions group stage

    August 27, 2014

    LONDON (AP) - Alexis Sanchez scored his first Arsenal goal, and the Gunners beat Besiktas 1-0 Wednesday night to reach the Champions League group stage for the 17th consecutive season.

  • FBS season kicks off quietly with Georgia State

    August 27, 2014

    ATLANTA (AP) - The first season major college football's champion will be decided by a playoff began Wednesday night in a mostly empty Georgia Dome, with one of the newest members of FBS taking on a team starting its second season in DIvision I.

  • Browns begin life without Gordon vs. Bears

    August 27, 2014

    CLEVELAND (AP) - On the eve of their final exhibition game, the Browns had denial turn into reality.