Jess McDonald scores and US women down Portugal 1-0

Jessica McDonald, making just her second appearance for the national team, scored in the 43rd minute and the U.S. women’s national team reached its 500th victory with a 1-0 win over Portugal in Lisbon. The U.S. national team is now...

Jets’ McCown to start vs. Bills for injured Darnold

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Josh McCown will start at quarterback for the New York Jets against the Buffalo Bills on Sunday in place of injured rookie Sam Darnold. Coach Todd Bowles says Thursday he has ruled out Darnold to...

Kayla Thornton Named Player of the Week

November 8, 2018 - Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) - Dallas Wings News Release Arlington, TX - Forward Kayla Thornton has been named Dallas Wings player of the week for her outstanding performance Nov. 1-7.The 6-0 forward entered...

Rams eager to rebound from 1st loss, sweep Seahawks series

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Although the Los Angeles Rams hadn’t lost a game until last week, their spectacular season has featured several close calls. Not many were closer than their 33-31 victory just five weeks ago in Seattle, where the...

Lions-Bears Preview Capsule

DETROIT (3-5) at CHICAGO (5-3) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE — Bears by 4 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Detroit 5-3, Chicago 5-3 SERIES RECORD — Bears lead 97-74-5 LAST MEETING — Lions beat Bears 20-10, Dec. 16, 2017 LAST WEEK — Lions...

Seven-Year-Old Cowboys Fan Writes Letter to Jerry Jones, Says Believing in Cowboys is ‘Hard’

One young Dallas Cowboys penned a funny letter to Jerry Jones to share how disappointed he is in the team's 3–5 season. While watching the Cowboys play against the Tennessee Titans Monday night, seven-year-old Rylan Wood told his mother that h..

History on the line: Porous Bengals try to stop Saints

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Steelers piled up 481 yards against Cincinnati’s historically bad defense. The Chiefs and the Buccaneers each went well over 500 yards the next two weeks, putting the Bengals on the cusp of NFL history. No defense has...

Hockey dispute in Canada: Are young players employees?

TORONTO (AP) — The commissioner of the Ontario Hockey League believes the players are there for the love of the game and should not be paid. It appears the Ontario government agrees. Commissioner David Branch has written to the provincial...

Vrabel gets 1st crack coaching against Belichick, Patriots

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Mike Vrabel won three Super Bowl rings over eight seasons with the New England Patriots. He even caught eight passes — all for touchdowns and all thrown by Tom Brady. Then Bill Belichick traded the linebacker...

Texans shake off terrible start with 6-game winning streak

HOUSTON (AP) — Ask Jadeveon Clowney how the Houston Texans turned around their season by winning six straight games after an 0-3 start and the hulking defensive end breaks into song. “Started from the bottom now we’re here,” he bellows....