The New Orleans Saints have declared tight end Jimmy Graham questionable for Thursday's game against Carolina, though the 2013 All-Pro is fully expected to play in the important NFC South clash.
Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray was among the top NFC's top players for the second straight month.
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller and Miami kick returner Jarvis Landry have been selected as the AFC's top players for the month of October.
The Charlotte Hornets signed guard Kemba Walker to a multi-year contract extension on Thursday, a day after he lifted his team to a season-opening win.
New England Patriots defensive end Chandler Jones remains out of practice as he recovers from a hip injury.
It's back to the business of baseball, as World Series hero Pablo Sandoval and former Cy Young winner Max Scherzer headline this year's crop of 121 free agents.
In five innings, Madison Bumgarner went from World Series ace to World Series closer.
The San Francisco Giants got a combined nine outs from their starting pitchers in Games 6 and 7. Yet here they are celebrating a third World Series title in five years.
Portland Timbers midfielder Steve Zakuani announced his retirement from professional soccer Wednesday, bringing an end to a six-year professional career in Major League Soccer.
The Portland Timbers revealed Tuesday that midfielder Diego Valeri will undergo surgery to repair a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in his left knee.
Seattle Sounders FC midfielder Marco Pappa was named the Player of the Week on Monday for the final week of the 2014 Major League Soccer regular season.
The Dallas Mavericks announced the return of guard J.J. Barea to an undisclosed contract Wednesday.
Julius Randle's rookie season will last only a single game, as the Los Angeles Lakers announced Thursday that the 2014 first-round pick will miss the remainder of the campaign after undergoing surgery to repair a fractured right tibia.
Ryan Newman is making a Cinderella run in this year's Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, hoping to become one of the four drivers contending for the title in the Nov. 16 season finale at Homestead.
Jamie McMurray claimed the pole for the Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500 -- the first race in the Eliminator Round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship -- by beating Joey Logano in Friday's qualifying at Martinsville Speedway.
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