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Goodell: 'Same mistakes can never be repeated'

NEW YORK (AP) — More defiant than contrite, Roger Goodell announced no sweeping changes in his first public statements in more than a week of turmoil surrounding the NFL's handling of players accused of crimes.

Last Updated on Saturday, 20 September 2014

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Florida State suspends Winston for entire game

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State has suspended Jameis Winston for the entire game against Clemson on Saturday, extending its initial punishment of one half after the quarterback made "offensive and vulgar" comments about female anatomy earlier this week.

Last Updated on Saturday, 20 September 2014

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ACC showdown and All-America matchup in SEC

 

An ACC showdown has an unlikely star, an SEC showdown has an enticing one-on-one matchup and East Carolina goes for two straight upsets.

Last Updated on Saturday, 20 September 2014

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Procter & Gamble cancels on-field NFL promotion

NEW YORK (AP) — Procter & Gamble is canceling an on-field breast cancer awareness promotion it had been planning with the National Football League, the latest sponsor to respond to the NFL's growing problems.

Last Updated on Saturday, 20 September 2014

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Plouffe lifts Twins past Indians in 10th

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Trevor Plouffe and the Minnesota Twins played spoiler — at the Cleveland Indians' expense.

Last Updated on Saturday, 20 September 2014

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Cardinals beat Reds 2-1, stay 2 1-2 up in Central

ST. LOUIS (AP) — John Lackey still isn't happy about getting pushed back in the rotation.

Last Updated on Saturday, 20 September 2014

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Female fans stand by NFL, if uncomfortably

CHICAGO (AP) — Mary Jo Kane, a lifelong Chicago Bears fan and college professor, settles in to watch a football game and finds herself taking a tally of the players — one she'd rather not do, but can't help.

Last Updated on Friday, 19 September 2014

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After NFL, baseball addresses domestic violence

The recent spate of high-profile domestic violence cases involving Ray Rice and other NFL players prompted Major League Baseball and the players' union to open talks about the way that sport should deal with such episodes.

Last Updated on Friday, 19 September 2014

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