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Frontiers place title hopes in Cameron

Oct 6, 2014

Frontiers place title hopes in Cameron

by Kaz Nagatsuka

In order to finally win the X League championship, the Fujitsu Frontiers have perhaps found the last piece of the puzzle with the acquisition of American quarterback Colby Cameron. For sure, Cameron has lived up to the hype for his latest team, which is ...

Manning gets 500th touchdown pass in Broncos win

Oct 6, 2014

Manning gets 500th touchdown pass in Broncos win

The best part of Peyton Manning’s big day was getting to share the spotlight with some of his best friends. Manning joined Brett Favre in the NFL’s most exclusive of clubs with his 500th touchdown toss Sunday when the Denver Broncos handed the Arizona ...

TCU takes down No. 4 Oklahoma

Oct 5, 2014

TCU takes down No. 4 Oklahoma

Gary Patterson and No. 25 TCU finally have a big attention-grabbing victory in the Big 12 Conference. The former BCS-busting Horned Frogs sent quite a message in their third Big 12 opener, getting Paul Dawson’s 41-yard interception return for a touchdown and a big ...

Oct 4, 2014

BYU retires ex-QB McMahon's No. 9

BYU retired Jim McMahon’s No. 9 jersey during its game against Utah State on Friday night, a day after the former quarterback was inducted into the school’s athletic hall of fame. The 55-year-old McMahon recently graduated, a requirement for the number retirement and hall ...

Peppers scores touchdown as Packers demolish Vikings

Oct 3, 2014

Peppers scores touchdown as Packers demolish Vikings

Julius Peppers crossed the goal line and caught his breath. But his work wasn’t done after returning an interception 49 yards for a touchdown. Teammate Morgan Burnett pointed to the stands — time for Peppers’ first Lambeau Leap. One of many for the Packers ...

Wilson reveals past as school bully

Oct 3, 2014

Wilson reveals past as school bully

Russell Wilson has generally shied away from commenting on social issues during his professional career. That changed Thursday when the Seattle Seahawks quarterback spoke out about domestic violence and candidly about being a bully as a child in a column for Derek Jeter’s new ...

NFL admits mistake on penalized prayer

Oct 1, 2014

NFL admits mistake on penalized prayer

The NFL said Tuesday that Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah should not have been penalized for unsportsmanlike conduct when he dropped to his knees in prayer after an interception. The league’s rule book prohibits players from celebrating while on the ground, but spokesman ...

Charles' return fuels Chiefs in rout of Pats

Sep 30, 2014

Charles' return fuels Chiefs in rout of Pats

It made sense that Andy Reid spoke in baseball metaphors after Kansas City whipped the New England Patriots on Monday night, with the Royals poised to end a long playoff drought just across the parking lot from Arrowhead Stadium. He may have stretched things ...

Raiders part ways with third-year coach Allen

Sep 30, 2014

Raiders part ways with third-year coach Allen

The Oakland Raiders fired coach Dennis Allen on Monday night four games into his third season. The decision was announced soon after the Raiders (0-4) returned from London, where they lost their 10th straight game dating to last season, 34-14 to the Miami Dolphins ...

49ers strike gold with Gore in victory against Eagles

Sep 29, 2014

49ers strike gold with Gore in victory against Eagles

An off-balance Colin Kaepernick improvised, threw across his body and across the field, finding Frank Gore open near the opposite sideline more than 20 yards away. Gore bailed out a broken play and helped get the San Francisco 49ers back on track with a ...

Phoenix break open tie to beat Big Bears

Sep 28, 2014

Phoenix break open tie to beat Big Bears

by Hiroshi Ikezawa

Quarterback Ryohei Takahashi rushed two yards for a fourth-quarter touchdown to break a 7-7 tie as the Nihon University Phoenix defeated the Waseda University Big Bears 14-7 on Sunday at Amino Vital Field in Chofu, Tokyo. The Phoenix stayed undefeated with a 3-0 record ...

Huge rally lifts Florida State

Sep 28, 2014

Huge rally lifts Florida State

Jameis Winston threw for 365 yards and four touchdowns in his return from a suspension, and No. 1 Florida State rallied from 17 points down to beat North Carolina State 56-41 on Saturday night. The Heisman Trophy winner directed four straight second-half touchdown drives ...