ST. LOUIS -- With an offense that, other than Matt Carpenter, produced nothing in the first seven innings and Jaime Garcia not finding his stuff until he had allowed five runs, the Cardinals closed out another minimalist ...Read more
The Miami Dolphins have traded pass rusher Chris McCain to the New Orleans Saints for a conditional seventh-round pick.
No deal has been finalized yet because McCain must pass a physical to consummate the trade. At this ...Read more
CHICAGO -- The Pirates placed Gerrit Cole on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to Aug. 25, because of posterior inflammation in his right elbow.
Cole has a 3.55 ERA in 114 innings during a season already interrupted ...Read more
Luke Hochevar has been here before, but in this case experience isn't an advantage.
Hochevar is out for the remainder of the season after undergoing surgery earlier this month to fix thoracic outlet syndrome, a neurogenic...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Defensive lineman Quinton Coples, a former first-round draft pick by the New York Jets who was signed during the off-season, has been released by the Los Angeles Rams, a person with knowledge of the ...Read more
Panthers defensive end Kony Ealy gave an indifferent shrug Monday when told the Denver Broncos had named little-known Trevor Siemian their Week 1 starter against Carolina on Sept. 8.
That was the reaction from most of the...Read more
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- On the same day Chip Kelly said Colin Kaepernick would play Thursday in military-heavy San Diego, the quarterback's anthem protest continued to be the talk of the nation, including by someone running...Read more
Two of the Miami Dolphins' starting receivers suffered injuries during Monday's practice.
Kenny Stills, the Dolphins' starting flanker, suffered an undisclosed injury in a collision during 1-on-1 drills. Stills laid on ...Read more
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Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera defended the right of San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick to sit during the national anthem, but didn't endorse the decision.
Speaking after Monday's practice, Rivera said it's ...Read more
Alejandro Villanueva said he feels as though he won the lottery three times every time he is paid to play a football game in America. And, no matter where he is or what he is doing, he said he stops and sings every word of...Read more
FRISCO, Texas -- Retirement isn't something that Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo is considering after his latest back injury.
Leave it to tight end Jason Witten, who might know Romo better than anyone else in the ...Read more
Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell addressed how he would handle Colin Kaepernick's protest against the national anthem and said Monday he would not forbid his players from engaging in a similar protest.
"Well, my reaction ...Read more
When Eric Berry arrived at the Chiefs' training facility on Sunday, the first group he ran into was the quarterbacks. And that's how he knew he was back home, finally.
"I always run into the quarterbacks for some reason ...Read more
When Troy Loney looks at Jaromir Jagr, he doesn't see the salt-and-pepper beard, the 1,629 NHL games he's played or the flowing hair that's bordering on a pretty decent mullet.
Loney still sees a baby-faced 18-year-old ...Read more
In the clearest indication in months of his desire and intention to return to the court this season, Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh on Monday posted videos on his Snapchat that showed him putting his basketball gear in his ...Read more
FRISCO, Texas -- Rookie running back Ezekiel Elliott says now that his trip to visit a legal marijuana shop before last Thursday's 27-17 preseason loss to the Seattle Seahawks was a bad decision.
He is calling it a ...Read more
Joey Bosa is in the building.
The Chargers have signed their No. 3 overall pick, sources said Monday morning. He is in San Diego, set to have his first practice with the team Tuesday. Bosa had been absent from ...Read more
Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh knows San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick better than most, having coached him for several years.
So naturally, Harbaugh was asked Monday about Kaepernick's much-debated ...Read more
DETROIT -- Tyler Skaggs' strong start to his recovery from elbow surgery has thudded in recent weeks, with the 25-year-old left-hander's season starting to resemble the uneven territory he traversed before his ulnar ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The "hitless wonders" nickname was bestowed upon the Los Angeles Dodgers half a century ago, when Maury Wills would spin baserunning magic into a run and Sandy Koufax or Don Drysdale would take it from there...Read more