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Cowboys beat Redskins to extend winning streak to 10

Nov 25, 2016

Cowboys beat Redskins to extend winning streak to 10

Rookies Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott keep winning for the Dallas Cowboys, even with Kirk Cousins setting records for the Washington Redskins. Prescott accounted for two touchdowns, Elliott ran for a pair of scores and the Cowboys extended their franchise regular-season record with a ...

Packers looking to kick-start season

Nov 24, 2016

Packers looking to kick-start season

reen Bay Wisconsin Since arriving in Green Bay, Christine Michael hasn’t had much to do except for read up on the playbook. The recently acquired running back looks as if he’ll finally get a chance to get a few carries on Monday night when ...

Nov 23, 2016

Notre Dame forced to vacate wins after academic misconduct

Brian Kelly’s worst season at Notre Dame took an embarrassing turn Tuesday as the NCAA announced that academic misconduct orchestrated by a student athletic trainer will cost the storied program all 21 victories from the 2012-13 seasons, including the 12-0 run that vaulted the ...

Raiders rally past Texans

Nov 22, 2016

Raiders rally past Texans

The party in the stands started early in the second NFL regular-season game ever played in Mexico with loud cheers and chants from before kickoff until the final whistle. The Oakland offense took a little longer to get going, but once they did Derek ...

Cowboys keep rolling with victory against Ravens

Nov 21, 2016

Cowboys keep rolling with victory against Ravens

New backup, same result for rookie quarterback Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys. Prescott threw three touchdown passes, two to Dez Bryant, in the first game with Tony Romo as his backup, and the Cowboys set a franchise regular-season record with their ninth straight ...

Ohio State holds on for win over Michigan State

Nov 20, 2016

Ohio State holds on for win over Michigan State

Before Ohio State could move on to next weekend’s showdown with Michigan, the Buckeyes had to deal with a different nemesis. As usual, Michigan State gave Urban Meyer’s team all it could handle. Mike Weber ran for 111 yards and a touchdown, and No. ...

Nov 19, 2016

Tommie Smith set to honor Al Davis in Mexico City

Olympic gold medalist Tommie Smith will return to Mexico City to light the torch honoring late Raiders owner Al Davis before Oakland plays Houston in an NFL game. Smith will make his second trip back to Mexico City since he famously raised his black-gloved ...

Bryant praises Cowboys' bond

Nov 19, 2016

Bryant praises Cowboys' bond

Dez Bryant hesitated to talk about playing a day after the death of his father, and preferred not to try to add anything to Tony Romo’s heartfelt statement about the quarterback situation in Dallas. The Cowboys’ star receiver had already drained enough emotion on ...

Nov 18, 2016

Houston shocks third-ranked Louisville

Duke Catalon scored three touchdowns and Houston’s defense hurried and harassed Heisman favorite Lamar Jackson all night to propel the Cougars to a stunning 36-10 victory Thursday night that dashed No. 3 Louisville’s playoff hopes. Louisville (9-2) entered the game ranked fifth in the ...

Panthers beat Saints as injuries mount up

Nov 18, 2016

Panthers beat Saints as injuries mount up

When Luke Kuechly was carted off the field with a concussion, the tears streaming down his face as he left, it appeared the Carolina Panthers might be ready for another collapse. Their defensive leader was gone and another big fourth-quarter lead was crumbling. Instead, ...

Nov 15, 2016

Seahawks star Wilson joining Seattle Arena investment group

The push to get a new NBA/NHL arena built in Seattle’s stadium district received a boost on Monday from Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson. He’s not just offering support. Wilson is becoming an investor. “We couldn’t be more thrilled that Russell is joining our partnership ...

Giants win fourth straight by edging Bengals

Nov 15, 2016

Giants win fourth straight by edging Bengals

Eli Manning threw his third touchdown pass of the game on a fourth-down gamble by rookie coach Ben McAdoo, and the New York Giants beat the Cincinnati Bengals 21-20 Monday night for their first four-game winning streak since 2013. Manning threw scoring passes of ...