Johnny Manziel benched by Browns for off-field antics

Coach Mike Pettine said Josh McCown will start Monday night's game against Baltimore in place of Manziel, who was recently given the starting job but has now been demoted to third string.


NFL ‘Deflategate’ appeal to be heard March 3, after Super Bowl

The federal appeals court in New York will hear the NFL's appeal of the lifting of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension in the "Deflategate" controversy.


FanDuel NFL entries have fallen sharply after New York shutdown

Entries at daily fantasy sports site FanDuel's NFL contests have fallen sharply since New York's attorney general declared the games to be illegal gambling in the state and the company stopped taking money from New Yorkers.


FIFA ethics committee seeks life ban against Michel Platini

Michel Platini's lawyer says the FIFA ethics committee has requested a life ban for the UEFA president.


Wildcats take over as No. 1

The Wildcats moved up a spot after North Carolina was stunningly upset by Northern Iowa on Saturday.


Patriots beat Bills to extend unbeaten start to 10-0

The undefeated New England Patriots survived a physical war and topped the Buffalo Bills 20-13 on Monday night.


Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Nov. 24.

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady leaves the field after a 36-7 win over the Miami Dolphins in an NFL football game, Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015, in Foxborough, Mass. (Associated Press/AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Patriots stay undefeated, beat Bills at home

Tom Brady completed 20 of 39 passes for 277 yards, and the defending Super Bowl champions remained on course for their second perfect regular season in nine years.

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) turns out of the pocket during the first half of an AFC divisional NFL playoff football game against the Indianapolis Colts in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014.

Perfect Pats host Bills on KPUG

The 9-0 Patriots have a four-game lead over the Bills with seven games left in the season.


Ohio State’s Elliott apologizes for critical comments

Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott apologized for the critical comments he made about play calling after the Michigan State game


Dodgers hire Dave Roberts as team’s 1st minority manager

The 43-year-old former major leaguer served as bench coach for San Diego the last two seasons.


LSU’s Miles sidestepping questions about his future

LSU coach Les Miles says he considers talk about his job security "off limits" as the Tigers prepare to host Texas A&M on Saturday night.


Osweiler to make 2nd straight start as Manning seeks second opinion

Denver Broncos coach Gary Kubiak announced Brock Osweiler would get his second straight start this week.


Warriors on the cusp of history

The Warriors are the third NBA team to start the season 15-0 and the first defending champions to do so.


Kyle Busch takes cup, Jeff Gordon says goodbye

Kyle Busch opened the Sprint Cup season in a hospital bed, and he's ended it with his first championship.


Heat Check: Moving on from Ohio State

A season's worth of skepticism about Ohio State was validated in a loss to Michigan State and the Buckeyes are no longer in the conversation to be No. 1.


Iowa up to 3 behind Clemson, Alabama; Ohio St 8th

Iowa moved to No. 3 in The Associated Press college football poll, taking advantage of the first losses by Ohio State and Oklahoma State to slip in behind No. 1 Clemson and No. 2 Alabama.


Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, Nov. 23.


Catanzaro’s field goal after penalty gives Arizona wild win

Carson Palmer overcame two early interceptions to throw four touchdown passes and, with 57 seconds left, completed three quick passes to move the team into field goal range after the Bengals rallied to tie it at 31.

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry, right, celebrates with guard Klay Thompson, center as Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul walks by during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015, in Los Angeles.  The Warriors won 124-117. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Thompson leads Warriors to 15-0 start, beat Nuggets 118-105

The reserves built up a sizeable lead and allowed Stephen Curry to rest the entire fourth quarter.

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