| Nov 17, 2014
| 9:11 AM
The 2014 European Tour's championship finale lacks some drama this week, with Rory McIlroy already clinching the season-long Race to Dubai title. So runner-up Henrik Stenson needs to find an alternate motivation.
At the very least, the Swedish golfer...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 9:44 PM
EAST LANSING, Mich. — In the hours leading to the biggest game of his life, Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett planned to channel a player who is one of the finest competitors in his sport.
Peyton Manning? Nope.
Madison Bumgarner? Try again....
| Sep 24, 2014
| 4:43 PM
GLENEAGLES, Scotland — Two things make Bubba Watson think that he and Webb Simpson make a good twosome on the golf course.
The first is the Bible.
"We go to Bible study together and believe in the Bible together," he said. "We can talk about...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 2:12 PM
U.S. Open champion Martin Kaymer sank an 8-foot birdie putt at the first extra hole to beat Bubba Watson in the four-man PGA Grand Slam of Golf in Bermuda on Wednesday.
Ten days after a blowout singles win against Watson on the final day of the Ryder...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 1:47 PM
DETROIT - Dan Carpenter tried to channel Rory McIlroy when he attempted a game-winning field goal Sunday.
The Buffalo Bills kicker lined up a 58-yarder and split the uprights with four seconds left, giving his team a 17-14 win over the Detroit Lions...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 8:56 AM
No surprise here: Rory McIlroy's peers on the PGA Tour have voted him player of the year.
Tour officials posted the ballot results Wednesday, also announcing that Chesson Hadley has been named rookie of the year.
For McIlroy -- the world's top-...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 7:05 AM
For a few hours, at least, the Europeans looked every bit the heavy favorite in the first matches of the 2014 Ryder Cup.
But on a chilly, windy Friday morning, the Americans fought back.
Thanks to late heroics by Jimmy Walker, Keegan Bradley and...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 4:32 PM
The Ryder Cup starts at 2:30 a.m. today in Scotland, meaning you've probably slept through the opening four-ball matches. Chances are you're happy to sleep through the entire thing.
That's understandable since this Ryder Cup has two big things going...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 1:33 PM
GLENEAGLES, Scotland, - The Ryder Cup delivered high drama yet again as Europe produced a stirring fightback to win three of the foursomes matches against the United States and take a 5-3 lead after a tense and hugely entertaining first day on Friday....
| Sep 20, 2014
| 4:34 PM
No one should worry about Billy Horschel getting pumped up for the Ryder Cup. He has a plan.
The hottest golfer in the world right now, Horschel knows the U.S. team needs something special to upset the favored Europeans over three days of cutthroat...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 8:50 AM
There has been a lot of talk this week about Europe's recent domination of the Ryder Cup and what captain Paul McGinley calls a "template" for success.
The thing is, no one seems to know exactly what that means.
McGinley has been coy when it comes...