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Georgia offensive coordinator Mike Bobo has been named the head coach at Colorado State, sources told ESPN's Joe Schad.
Author: news services
Posted: December 23, 2014, 12:22 am
Paxton Lynch accounted for seven touchdowns including a scoring pass to Roderick Proctor in the second overtime, Jake Elliott made a 55-yard field goal to force that extra session and Memphis topped BYU 55-48 in the inaugural Miami Beach Bowl on Monday.
Author: Associated Press
Posted: December 23, 2014, 12:06 am
Brandon Marshall blasted Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola on Monday, calling him "a dirty player and a worse human being" for stomping on Ego Ferguson's ankle during Sunday's game.
Author: Michael C. Wright
Posted: December 23, 2014, 12:05 am
Cardinals coach Bruce Arians said Monday at his news conference he was leaning toward starting rookie quarterback Logan Thomas against San Francisco on Sunday, and then minutes later declared on a local radio station that Thomas would indeed get the nod.
Author: Josh Weinfuss
Posted: December 23, 2014, 12:02 am
Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler will start the season finale against the Vikings after Jimmy Clausen experienced delayed symptoms of a concussion Sunday evening, and will not play this weekend, the team announced on Monday.
Author: Jeff Dickerson
Posted: December 22, 2014, 11:54 pm
Preparing for the likelihood of an organizational housecleaning, Jets owner Woody Johnson is poised to hire former Texans and Redskins general manager Charley Casserly as a consultant in the event he decides to make major changes, according to sources.
Author: Rich Cimini and Adam Schefter
Posted: December 22, 2014, 11:44 pm
The Cleveland Browns, with Johnny Manziel being ruled out and Brian Hoyer listed as questionable, have called rookie Connor Shaw up from the practice squad.
Author: Jeremy Fowler
Posted: December 22, 2014, 11:23 pm
he NFL has suspended Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola for one game without pay for violating the league's safety-related rules, meaning he will miss the Lions' NFC North title game against Green Bay on Sunday.
Author: Michael Rothstein
Posted: December 22, 2014, 11:10 pm
On the eve of the Timberwolves' first game against Kevin Love, president and coach Flip Saunders says he harbors no grudges against the former face of the franchise for wanting out of Minnesota.
Author: Associated Press
Posted: December 22, 2014, 11:02 pm
The Detroit Pistons on Monday waived Josh Smith, who still had two years and at least $26 million remaining on his contract after this season.
Author: news services
Posted: December 22, 2014, 10:15 pm
Often criticized for his shot selection, Thunder guard Russell Westbrook conceded Monday that he needs to cut back on the number of 3-pointers he attempts.
Author: Royce Young
Posted: December 22, 2014, 10:11 pm
Kentucky leaves no doubt about its standing atop the AP Top 25 poll.
Author: news services
Posted: December 22, 2014, 8:17 pm
Next month, the Internal Revenue Service is auctioning off the remaining annuity from the deferred compensation Darryl Strawberry agreed to when he signed a six-year contract with the Mets almost 30 years ago.
Author: Darren Rovell
Posted: December 22, 2014, 7:19 pm
Mississippi football signee Chad Kelly's lawyer tells The Associated Press he has video evidence that shows his client was not the aggressor in a fight at a downtown Buffalo nightclub.
Author: Associated Press
Posted: December 22, 2014, 7:12 pm
New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin came to Odell Beckham Jr.'s defense Monday, a day after his star rookie wide receiver received a taunting penalty and was involved in a sideline brawl with the St. Louis Rams.
Author: Kieran Darcy
Posted: December 22, 2014, 5:50 pm
The Boston Celtics have traded Rajon Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks, the teams announced Thursday night.
Author: news services
Posted: December 19, 2014, 7:56 pm