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It's an enduring fact of life in the NFL: If a player has talent, a team will find a place for him, no matter how bad his off-the-field profile might be. Ray Rice is putting that maxim to the test, as much for the deed he did as the fact that it was documented in a stomach-...
NEW YORK (AP) — You think fall weddings are inconvenient for college football fans? Imagine being a coach with a daughter who has her heart set on a Saturday in late September. That was Wagner College coach Walt Hameline's dilemma, when his youngest daughter, Kelly, told him...
NEW YORK (AP) — Player representatives to the union will again discuss the NFL's latest drug policy proposal, and on the table are changes that could provide for HGH testing. A conference call was scheduled for late afternoon and a vote was possible. The 32 player reps did not...
NEW YORK (AP) — You think fall weddings are inconvenient for college football fans? Imagine being a coach with a daughter who has her heart set on a Saturday in late September. That was Wagner College coach Walt Hameline's dilemma. His youngest daughter, Kelly, told him last...
EVIAN-LES-BAINS, France (AP) — Brittany Lincicome had six birdies in a 6-under 65 to take a one-shot lead from Hyo-Joo Kim of South Korea at the halfway stage of the Evian Championship on Friday. The 28-year-old American has won a major before, the Kraft Nabisco in 2009, but...
LONDON (AP) — The International Paralympic Committee says Oscar Pistorius will be free to compete again once he has served any punishment for killing his girlfriend. The South African double-amputee runner was found guilty Friday of culpable homicide in the shooting death of...
BALTIMORE (AP) — Orioles slugger Chris Davis was suspended 25 games for using amphetamines, a punishment that began Friday and will extend into the postseason. Baltimore started play Friday leading the AL East by 10 games with 17 left in the regular season, so the team will be...
Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge, Louisiana — aka Death Valley. LSU coach Les Miles once called it after a big victory the place where opponents' "dreams go to die." The place holds more than 102,000 fans. On Saturday nights in the fall — night games are when Tiger Stadium is most...
BALTIMORE (AP) — Many wondered if the Baltimore Ravens were resilient enough to overcome the distraction of losing Ray Rice and the emotional stress caused by his release from the team. The Ravens weren't among the doubters. Playing a pivotal divisional game three days after the...