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ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders fired coach Dennis Allen on Monday night four games into his third season. The decision was announced soon after the Raiders (0-4) returned from London, where they lost their 10th straight game dating to last season, 34-14 to the Miami...
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have fired coach Dennis Allen four games into his third season. The decision was announced Monday night, soon after the Raiders (0-4) returned from London where they lost their 10th straight game dating to last season, 34-14 to the...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jamaal Charles returned from a sprained right ankle to score three touchdowns, helping the Kansas City Chiefs to a 27-7 lead over the New England Patriots after three quarters Monday night. Charles missed last week's victory in Miami, but worked out all...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — An autopsy performed one year after Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher fatally shot his 22-year-old girlfriend and killed himself found signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the degenerative brain disease found in athletes and others with a...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jamaal Charles returned from a sprained right ankle to score two touchdowns Monday night, helping the Kansas City Chiefs to a 17-0 halftime lead against the New England Patriots. Charles missed last week's victory in Miami, but worked out all week and...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Doc Rivers loves nothing more than talking basketball. And with the scandal involving former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling beginning to fade into the background, Rivers figures the focus will return to the court of sport. The courtroom drama over...
HOUSTON (AP) — A.J. Hinch has been introduced as the new manager of the Houston Astros. Hinch takes over for Bo Porter, who was fired on Sept. 1 in his second year. Tom Lawless ran the team for the rest of the season on an interim basis. The Astros finished 70-92 and fourth in...
HOUSTON (AP) — A.J. Hinch is the new manager of the Houston Astros, a person familiar with the hiring tells The Associated Press that. The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because the team had not yet announced the decision. A news conference was scheduled for...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — An autopsy performed one year after Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher fatally shot his 22-year-old girlfriend and killed himself found signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the degenerative brain disease found in athletes and others with a...