| Jun 18, 2015
| 6:02 AM
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Terrance Knighton is imposing even on a football field filled with generally large men.
What makes Washington's new 6-foot-3 and more than 350-pound nose tackle special, however, is his relative quickness for a man of his...
| Jun 16, 2015
| 4:06 PM
He still didn’t refer to him by name, but Terrell Suggs didn’t take the bait when asked whether the punishment against the New England Patriots and quarterback Tom Brady for the slight deflation of their footballs in the AFC championship...
| Jun 17, 2015
| 5:20 AM
So who put FIFA in charge of All-Star voting?
In an outcome even more startling than Qatar landing the 2022 World Cup, eight Kansas City Royals stand to start baseball's Midsummer Classic.
At TheOnion.com: "NBA Players Association calls...
| Jun 7, 2015
| 9:47 AM
History was made at the Belmont Stakes on Saturday, and the television ratings reflect the significance of American Pharoah's Triple Crown triumph.
According to NBC, the race, which saw American Pharoah become the first Triple Crown winner since 1978,...
| Jun 5, 2015
| 7:39 AM
FIFA, which finds itself under heavy scrutiny following the indictment of 14 world soccer officials on charges of taking bribes and other corruption, has paradoxically banned Indonesia from international play for failing to manage its own affairs and...
| Jun 5, 2015
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The Asian Football Confederation has issued a statement to erase any conjecture about its support for Qatar hosting the 2022 World Cup.
Investigations into corruption within FIFA have reignited criticism of the process to award the...
| Jun 4, 2015
| 5:46 AM
The Dolphins over-under is 8 1/2 wins, according to the on-line betting site Bovada.com, meaning Las Vegas expectations entering the 2015 are cut-and-pasted from most any year of the past decade.
That number is awful from this standpoint: Hitting the...
| May 29, 2015
| 5:51 PM
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's appeal to the league for his four-game suspension over Deflategate will be heard June 23, according to NFL.com.
Brady, through the NFL Players Assn., is fighting the suspension handed down by the NFL after it...
| Jun 3, 2015
| 6:31 AM
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell made it official Tuesday: He will hear Tom Brady's appeal of his four-game suspension.
The league suspended the Patriots quarterback for his role in the use of deflated footballs by New England in its AFC championship...
| May 30, 2015
| 5:25 PM
WOMEN'S WORLD CUP FIELD
World ranking: 8.
How qualified: Host country.
Last World Cup: 2011, 4th in group.
Best World Cup finish: 4th, 2003.
Key players: F Christine Sinclair, GK Erin McLeod, MF Desiree Scott.
| May 29, 2015
| 4:41 PM
A person familiar with the situation says Tom Brady's appeal of his suspension in the deflated footballs scandal will be heard on June 23.
The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Friday because the date hasn't been...