Bengals try to return focus to field

CINCINNATI (AP) — One day after the death of teammate Chris Henry, the Cincinnati Bengals tried to focus on the field as they prepared...

Villanova beats Montana 23-21 in FCS title game

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Andy Talley's friends warned him about undergoing heart tests a few days before traveling to the national championship game. They...

Sixers snap Celtics’ 11-game streak with 98-97 win

BOSTON (AP) — It's been a streak-busting week for the Philadelphia 76ers. Days after snapping their own 12-game skid, the 76ers ended Boston's run at...

Agent: Bengals receiver Henry ‘battling for life’

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cincinnati Bengals receiver Chris Henry is "battling for his life" after falling out of the back of a pickup truck...

Browns await Holmgren’s decision

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Mike Holmgren left Cleveland after an extended stay without accepting a job to become boss of the Browns. His aura lingered. The...

Cerrato resigns as Redskins’ front office chief

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The head of the Washington Redskins' front office has resigned. The Redskins say Vinny Cerrato (ceh-RAHT-oh), who has been highly criticized...

Bengals: WR Henry has suffered “grave injuries”

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals say receiver Chris Henry has suffered "grave injuries" and his family is with him at the hospital,...

Phelps ends year in Ryder Cup-style swim meet

LONDON (AP) — Michael Phelps continues his back-to-the-future transition to old-style swimsuits when he leads an American team against the best swimmers from Britain,...

Police: Bengals’ Henry dies day after dispute

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cincinnati Bengals receiver Chris Henry has died, one day after falling out of the back of a pickup truck in...

Vonn leads 2nd downhill training at Val d’Isere

VAL D'ISERE, France (AP) — Lindsey Vonn of the United States led the second training session for a World Cup downhill event on Thursday...

Redskins shakeup: Bruce Allen is GM, Cerrato quits

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The Washington Redskins overhauled their front office Thursday morning, hiring Bruce Allen as general manager after the resignation of Vinny...

Mike Cameron finalizes deal with Red Sox

BOSTON (AP) — Mike Cameron remembers some advice Terry Francona passed on as a hitting coach when the outfielder was in a rookie league. "He...

Frye gets nod over Russell as Raiders QB

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Charlie Frye will start at quarterback over former starter JaMarcus Russell when the Oakland Raiders visit the Denver Broncos on...

Edwards leads AP FCS All-America team

NEW YORK (AP) — Armanti Edwards, Terrell Hudgins and Deji Karim, the finalists for the FCS version of the Heisman Trophy, highlight The Associated...

Lackey finalizes $82.5M, 5-year deal with Red Sox

BOSTON (AP) — Pitcher John Lackey has finalized an $82.5 million, five-year contract with the Boston Red Sox. The top pitcher in the free agent...

Phillies get Halladay, Mariners acquire Lee

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Roy Halladay heard so many rumors last season he was being traded to Philadelphia, he couldn't help but imagine standing on...

On day like no other, 2 Cy Young winners swapped

NEW YORK (AP) — On a day like no other in baseball history, two Cy Young Award winners in their primes changed teams. The four-club,...

Brodeur reaches another milestone in Devils’ win

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Martin Brodeur reached another milestone, and the New Jersey Devils kept rolling at the expense of the Montreal Canadiens. Brodeur tied...

Kobe’s jumper at OT buzzer lifts Lakers over Bucks

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Kobe Bryant hit a 15-footer as time expired and scored the game's final seven points over the last 1:18 of overtime...

Colts break records with 28-16 victory over Denver

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Even Peyton Manning's inconsistency couldn't derail history for the Indianapolis Colts. Or preserve the NFL records of New England and San...