RECENT SPORTS NEWS

  • Jets release suspended CB Patterson

    August 30, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Dimitri Patterson went from likely starting cornerback for the New York Jets to being out of a job - all in the span of one bizarre week.

  • 49ers' Aldon Smith apologizes for suspension

    August 30, 2014

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith has apologized to the organization and its fans after receiving a nine-game suspension from the NFL for a series of off-field legal issues.

  • Bills sign QB Orton; cut 10 including WR Graham

    August 30, 2014

    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) - The Buffalo Bills have signed veteran quarterback Kyle Orton and punter Colton Schmidt, while cutting 10 players to establish their 53-man roster.

  • WR Stephen Hill among Jets' final cuts

    August 30, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - The New York Jets have waived wide receiver Stephen Hill, parting ways with the 2012 second-round draft pick after two seasons marked by injuries and inconsistent play.

  • Djokovic beats Querrey to reach US Open 4th round

    August 30, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Novak Djokovic needed all of 15 minutes to take the first five games against Sam Querrey, sending the top-seeded Serb on his way to the U.S. Open's fourth round for the eighth year in a row.

  • No. 10 Baylor Bears make stadium debut vs. SMU

    August 30, 2014

    WACO, Texas (AP) - There will be plenty of pomp and circumstance surrounding Baylor's new riverfront stadium.

  • AC Milan hopeful that Torres can re-ignite career

    August 30, 2014

    MILAN (AP) - AC Milan coach Filippo Inzaghi is hoping to guide Fernando Torres back to form.

  • Vols' newcomers facing tough test from Utah State

    August 30, 2014

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee coach Butch Jones understands his team will endure plenty of growing pains.

  • Bouhanni wins 8th Vuelta stage, Valverde leads

    August 30, 2014

    ALBACETE, Spain (AP) - Nacer Bouhanni of France won a windy eighth stage of the Spanish Vuelta on Saturday, while Alejandro Valverde kept the overall leader's red jersey.

  • Hennie Otto remains in lead at Italian Open

    August 30, 2014

    TURIN, Italy (AP) - Hennie Otto of South Africa shot a 1-under 71 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead into the final round of the Italian Open, where Stephen Gallacher's late bid to qualify for the Ryder Cup will go down to the wire.