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Michael Vick Says Goodell Doing a "Great Job"

Michael Vick defended NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell while the league and its teams have come under heavy criticism during the past two weeks over how they are dealing with several players facing domestic violence allegations. Read »

2 hours ago
Derek Jeter Corn Maze Set to Open as His Career Wraps Up

Derek Jeter Corn Maze Set to Open as His Career Wraps Up

As Derek Jeter plays his final regular-season home stand with the Yankees, a New Jersey farm is preparing to welcome... Read »

33 minutes ago
2-Time Grand Slam Winner Na Retires

2-Time Grand Slam Winner Na Retires

Li Na, a two-time Grand Slam champion from China who took tennis in Asia to a new level, has announced... Read »

Sep 18, 2014

Best of NFL: Week 3

Don't miss the most dramatic images from the third week of the 2014 NFL season. View »

Sep 18, 2014
Falcons Defeat Buccaneers, 56-14

Falcons Defeat Buccaneers, 56-14

Matt Ryan, Julio Jones and high-stepping Devin Hester led the Atlanta Falcons to one of the biggest wins... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
NASCAR's Joey Logano Spends the Day in Connecticut

NASCAR's Joey Logano Spends the Day in Connecticut

Middletown native Joey Logano is in the running for his first ever NASCAR championship, but he headed home... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Americans Shrugging Off NFL Scandals: NBC Poll

Americans Shrugging Off NFL Scandals: NBC Poll

More than half of Americans, and a slightly higher percentage of football fans, disapprove of how the NFL... Read »

2 hours ago
Pats Want to Spread the Wealth on Offense

Pats Want to Spread the Wealth on Offense

This is going to be a recurring thing until something changes. On Wednesday, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Historic Golf Club Royal & Ancient Votes to Admit Female Members

Historic Golf Club Royal & Ancient Votes to Admit Female Members

The Royal & Ancient Golf Club at St. Andrews has voted overwhelmingly to admit female members for the... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Cardinals RB Dwyer Head-Butted Wife: Police

Cardinals RB Dwyer Head-Butted Wife: Police

Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer head-butted his wife and broke her nose after she refused his... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
WATCH: Jeter's Rousing NY Sendoff in New Ad

WATCH: Jeter's Rousing NY Sendoff in New Ad

Frank Sinatra's "New York, New York" is a soothing sound to Yankee fans, accustomed to hearing it... Read »

2 hours ago
UConn Announces Series With Missouri

UConn Announces Series With Missouri

The UConn football program announced Thursday a home-and-home series with the University of Missouri that will begin... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Stewart Looks to Seize Team USA Chance

Stewart Looks to Seize Team USA Chance

Team USA made their way to Paris Wednesday ahead of three exhibition games with Australia, China and Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Omar Calhoun Ready for 2014

Omar Calhoun Ready for 2014

Omar Calhoun had a very good freshman season -- averaged 32 minutes and 11.1 points a game -- one that has been all... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
USA Assistant Coach Recalls Beating Geno

USA Assistant Coach Recalls Beating Geno

There are grand total of two schools that can claim a winning record against Geno Auriemma. Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Pro Football Player Quits Game to Donate Kidney to Brother

Pro Football Player Quits Game to Donate Kidney to Brother

Ravens football player Ma'ake Kemoeatu sacrificed his NFL career to donate his kidney to his brother,... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Developers Pitch Ballpark Plan to City Council, Residents

Developers Pitch Ballpark Plan to City Council, Residents

The developers hoping to build a baseball stadium for the Rock Cats in Hartford pitched their plan to city... Watch »

Sep 18, 2014
Angels Win American League West Title

Angels Win American League West Title

The Los Angeles Angels won the American League West title with Oakland's loss to Texas. Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Cardinals' Dwyer Arrested for Domestic Violence

Cardinals' Dwyer Arrested for Domestic Violence

Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer was arrested Wednesday on aggravated assault charges in... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Could Brain Injuries Be Behind the NFL Rap Sheet?

Could Brain Injuries Be Behind the NFL Rap Sheet?

The growing number of NFL players involved in domestic abuse has some wondering if violent behavior is... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
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