PITTSBURGH (AP) — JuJu Smith-Schuster hid his eyes, counted to 10 and went looking for Le'Veon Bell.
This team is back. That team is back. The practice of proclaiming that a struggling traditional college football power has returned to elite status after a big win is fraught with false steps.
CLEVELAND (AP) — A former professional boxer who once fought heavyweight Mike Tyson has received probation after a fatal shooting that happened when bus passengers in Cleveland challenged him to a fistfight and then followed him off the bus.
NEW YORK (AP) — The usually stoic Miguel Cotto gets emotional thinking about all the important family moments he missed in two decades as a boxer. Countless hours in the gym, training to become a four-time world champion, kept him away from his wife and four children for weeks and months at a time.
BRIGHTON, England (AP) — Wayne Rooney may have saved his manager's job after a successful last-minute penalty kick secured a point for Everton in a 1-1 draw at Brighton in the English Premier League on Sunday.
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Manchester United produced another resolute containing job at Anfield to hold Liverpool to a 0-0 draw in the Premier League on Saturday, as the "clasico" of English soccer proved a let-down once again.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina hung another banner on a Friday night filled with Midnight Madness-style preseason events across college basketball.
CHICAGO (AP) — Muhammad Ali Enterprises on Tuesday filed a $30 million federal lawsuit against Fox Broadcasting Company, claiming Fox used without permission the late boxer's identity in a video that aired just before its broadcast of the Super Bowl last February.
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CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Standing next to his car in victory lane, in this season he never thought possible, Martin Truex Jr. struggled with his emotions.
DETROIT (AP) — Cam Newton wore a black hat with a white button on the left side to honor Rosie the Riveter before and after showing he was very focused on football.
DETROIT (AP) — Cam Newton showed he was very focused on football, throwing three touchdowns to help the Carolina Panthers build a lead big enough to hold off the Detroit Lions for a 27-24 win Sunday.
CLEVELAND (AP) — They've won this season in almost every way imaginable: comebacks, walk-offs, blowouts, nail-biters.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Christian Pulisic burst up the field, scoring with a brilliant touch to complete an 11-second, breakneck, field-length attack just eight minutes in.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Demetrious Johnson chasing an unprecedented 11th title defense and a headline fight that could decide Conor McGregor's next opponent top a UFC 216 card set for Saturday in Las Vegas, an event playing out in a city still reeling from a mass shooting in which 58 people were ki…
HOUSTON (AP) — Deshaun Watson is doing things that no rookie quarterback has done in the NFL since Hall of Famer Fran Tarkenton in the 1960s.
CHICAGO (AP) — There are no billy goats this time. No more lovable losers, either.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Officials at a remote Nevada prison where O.J. Simpson was set free after nine years for armed robbery arranged the former football and Hollywood star's dead-of-night departure to avoid public scrutiny.
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Chase Elliott rubbed his head and leaned against his car, crestfallen as he replayed the final laps in his mind. Jimmie Johnson, his champion teammate, walked over to offer some encouragement and let Elliott vent.
Dave Strader, the hockey broadcaster known affectionately as "The Voice," has died after battling bile duct cancer for more than a year. He was 62.
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Kelly Bryant left Virginia Tech defenders grasping at air, laying on the ground and wondering how they'd missed him.
Kevin De Bruyne felt he was never given a fair chance during an 18-month spell at Chelsea where he played nine games before asking to be sold for the sake of his career.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert received "vile, disgusting" voicemails after LeBron James called President Donald Trump a "bum" on Twitter.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police acted appropriately and professionally detaining Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett when he ran from a casino as officers searched for an active shooter following a report of gunfire at an after-hours club on the Las Vegas Strip, the head of the Las Vegas …
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — The opening ceremony at the Presidents Cup was unlike any other in golf with former Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton on the first tee.
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — The start of the Presidents Cup gave golf a new Big Three — former Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton posing with players and wives on each team in an opening ceremony unlike any other.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — On those scorching hot late summer days when football practice is harder than usual at Alabama, a kid from New Jersey is usually the player least bothered.
LONG BRANCH, N.J. (AP) — A former professional boxer has met and thanked the man who rescued him after he nearly drowned in a rip current at the New Jersey shore.
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — A man got more than he bargained for when he attacked a kick-boxing instructor as she ran on a suburban Kansas City trail.
PARIS (AP) — Just as Bayern Munich was about to kick off at the Parc des Princes, Paris Saint-Germain's hard-core fans unfurled a huge banner.
MOSCOW (AP) — Romelu Lukaku made it 10 goals in nine games this season as Manchester United cruised to a 4-1 win over CSKA Moscow in the Champions League on Wednesday.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The chance to make history doesn't come up in the Pittsburgh Penguins dressing room. It doesn't have to.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has a new message for the NFL: Change or business is "going to go to hell."
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and his criticism of protesting athletes (all times local):
MOSCOW (AP) — Missed chances cost Liverpool as it dropped Champions League points in a 1-1 draw at Spartak Moscow on Tuesday.
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Harry Kane scored his sixth hat trick of 2017 in Tottenham's 3-0 win over Apoel Nicosia in the Champions League on Tuesday, taking the in-form striker's tally to five goals after two Group H games.
MONACO (AP) — Monaco was taught a lesson in counterattacking football by Porto in their Champions League match on Tuesday and slumped to a 3-0 home loss after Vincent Aboubakar scored twice.
LONG BRANCH, N.J. (AP) — A former professional boxer is searching for the man who rescued him after he nearly drowned in a rip current at the Jersey shore.
The Latest on Monday's events from NBA media days (all times local):
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey native and former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal has endorsed a Democrat in this year's contest to succeed Republican Gov. Chris Christie, whom he supported in 2013.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh and Ohio State coach Urban Meyer may not see eye-to-eye on much, but they agree on one thing — something needs to be done about locker rooms for visiting football teams in the Big Ten.
When slash after slash broke one of Johnny Gaudreau's fingers, he called it part of the game.
BRIGHTON, England (AP) — Newcastle still can't draw in the Premier League.
TORONTO (AP) — One year into a rebuild, the New York Yankees are back in the playoffs.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on first lady Melania Trump leading the U.S. delegation to the Invictus Games in Toronto (all times local):
TORONTO (AP) — U.S. first lady Melania Trump on Saturday encouraged the American team participating in an Olympic-style competition for wounded service members and veterans to take their "fighting spirit" and "bring home the gold."
LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Joey Logano was parked in NASCAR's penalty box.
LONDON (AP) — Harry Kane scored twice as 10-man Tottenham held off a West Ham comeback Saturday to maintain its perfect away record with a 3-2 victory in the Premier League.
Muhammad Ali, quite often, was the subject in a lot of debates.