Virginia Tech has extended the contract of head football coach Frank Beamer for two years, through the end of 2018.
USC defensive back Josh Shaw has been suspended indefinitely after admitting he fabricated a story about saving his nephew from drowning.
North Carolina coach Larry Fedora has suspended four defensive players one game apiece for violating team policy.
The Miami Heat announced Wednesday that they have signed veteran guard Shannon Brown.
The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with defensive tackle Jurrell Casey on a multi-year contract extension.
Charlotte, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - Speaking to reporters following Wednesday's practice, Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton expressed certainty that his fractured rib won't prevent him from starting the team's regular-season opener in less than two weeks.
The Cincinnati Bengals have made their agreement with linebacker Vontaze Burfict on a new four-year contract official, keeping the 2013 Pro Bowl selection under team control through the 2017 season.
The "QW" listed on the Tennessee Tech football team's depth chart appears to be a typo at first glance.
The Arizona Cardinals signed defensive lineman Tommy Kelly on Wednesday, just two days after the 10-year pro was released by the New England Patriots.
Birmingham, AL (Sports Network) - Samford football coach Pat Sullivan will miss the team's season-opening game at TCU on Saturday due to a complication from a surgery earlier this year.