DALLAS (AP) _ Dirk Nowitzki scored 21 points and the Dallas Mavericks celebrated the return of two key pieces from the franchise’s only championship team in a 120-102 victory over the Utah Jazz in their home opener last night. Tyson Chandler had 13 points and six rebounds in his first home game since leaving in […]
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) _ There’s a new leader atop the NFC South, and it’s the 4-4 New Orleans Saints. Drew Brees threw for one touchdown and ran for another as the Saints defeated the Carolina Panthers 28-10 to end a seven-game road losing streak dating back to last November.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ Jameis (JAYM’-his) Winston threw three touchdowns to offset a three-interception start and Dalvin Cook had two long scoring runs to help second-ranked Florida State rally for a 42-31 victory over Louisville. Florida State overcame a 21-0 deficit for its 24th straight victory to stay in the national championship hunt.
IRVING, Texas (AP) _ Dallas owner Jerry Jones says quarterback Tony Romo’s status could be a game-time decision against Arizona on Sunday as he is coming off his third back injury in 18 months. Jones said on his radio show that Romo’s injury would not end his season. The Cowboys have put linebacker Justin Durant […]
KANSAS CITY, MO. (AP) _ Very few players have dominated a World Series in the manner Madison Bumgarner just displayed in leading the San Francisco Giants to their third championship in five years. Bumgarner capped his MVP performance by giving up just two hits over five shutout innings to close out the Giants’ 3-2 win […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Farmers pounced on the Plowboys for five runs in the top of the first inning and coasted to a 9-0 win to close out a three-game sweep of the Maroon and White Championship Series and claim the coveted Omaha Cup. After Blake Allemand drew a leadoff walk in the bottom of […]
COLLEGE STATION, Texas – As has become a custom, the SEC regular-season title will come down to the final day with Texas A&M’s 7 pm match against the Georgia Bulldogs at Ellis Field on Thursday playing a pivotal role in deciding the titleholders. The Aggies enter the regular-season finale with a one-point lead over Florida in […]
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ The Kansas City Royals have evened the World Series at a game apiece, thanks to a huge sixth inning against the San Francisco Giants. The game was tied 2-2 until the Royals erupted for five runs in the sixth. Billy Butler broke the stalemate with his second RBI single of […]
IRVING, Texas (AP) _ The Dallas Cowboys have released Michael Sam from the practice squad. Sam was signed to Dallas’ practice squad on September 3rd. The Rams drafted Sam late in the seventh round of the NFL draft in May. The former SEC defensive player of the year at Missouri was pick No. 249 out […]
MIAMI (AP) _ Dwyane Wade scored 26 points as the Miami Heat rallied from a 13-point deficit to beat the Houston Rockets 90-85 in a preseason game last night. Chris Bosh added 22 points in 35 minutes for the Heat. Dwight Howard had 19 points and nine rebounds in his most extended action of the […]