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Colin Kaepernick plans to audition for NFL teams on Saturday

Colin Kaepernick plans to audition for NFL teams on Saturday in a private workout arranged by the league to be held in Atlanta.

GAME UPDATES: LSU faces Alabama in historic matchup in Tuscaloosa

Coach Payton is ‘absolutely’ pulling for LSU against Alabama

College football analysts call LSU vs Alabama ‘different’ this time around

Football coach suspended for running up score on undefeated team

Black cat scampers on field during Monday Night Football

Penske buys Indianapolis Motor Speedway, IndyCar Series

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Nationals fan chops off beard for first time since 2012

Golden State Warriors’ Curry undergoes hand surgery, to miss at least 3 months

Pelicans beat Nuggets for first victory of season

  Nationals top Astros in Game 7 to win 1st World Series title

  Ex-All-Star slugger Josh Hamilton charged with child injury

Nats beat Astros 7-2, force Game 7 in World Series

NCAA board approves athlete compensation for image, likeness

The board voted unanimously on Tuesday to clear the way for the amateur athletes to “benefit from the use of their name, image and likeness.”

Cole pitches Astros to 3-2 Series lead over Nats

The Houston Astros handed the ball to Gerrit Cole, and he gave them a firm grip on the World Series.

  Trump draws boos when introduced to crowd at World Series

President Donald Trump's low-profile appearance Sunday night at Game 5 of the World Series came at a high-profile moment of his presidency. Yet he still drew loud boos and jeers when introduced to the crowd.

Trump intends to uphold tradition of presidents and baseball

President Donald Trump's plan to attend Game 5 of the World Series on Sunday will continue a rich tradition of intertwining the American presidency with America's pastime.

Astros pound Nats 8-1, even World Series 2-2

Altuve, Astros show up in World Series, win Game 3 in DC 4-1

Independence Bowl to feature Army West Point

Nationals’ Trea Turner stole a base, so Taco Bell will give us a free taco

Staff fired, season canceled when suspended player suits up disguised as new player

Pelicans’ Zion Williamson out 6-8 weeks after knee scope

Nationals sweep Cardinals; DC in World Series for 1st time since ’33

The team went from 19-31 during a mediocre May to the Fall Classic in an outstanding October — and the city's first World Series appearance since 1933.

Simone Biles sets all-time medal record at gymnastics worlds

Winning her 24th and 25th world championship medals in beam and floor Sunday put the United States gymnast top of the all-time medal charts for the championships.

Eastbank Little League team catches ride back to La. on Air Force One

The Eastbank Little League team is returning to Louisiana Friday after a trip to Washington D.C. with special accommodations.

Teen in wheelchair scores touchdown with 8th-grade football team

Helena Baker, his mom, said she was proud of her son, who even helped draw up his big play.

Boxer Errol Spence seriously injured in Dallas Ferrari crash

Welterweight boxing champion Errol Spence crashed a speeding Ferrari in Dallas early Thursday and was badly injured but is expected to survive, police said.

Simone Biles sets record as US wins world gymnastics team gold

Simone Biles won a record 21st medal at the world gymnastics championships on Tuesday as the United States retained its women's team all-around title.

Are you angry? ‘Rage room’ at Philadelphia Flyers arena allows fans to smash stuff

Fans will be able to destroy items like guitars, televisions and dishware using a variety of tools - from baseball bats to hockey sticks.

NBA postpones Nets-Lakers media sessions in Shanghai amid furor over GM’s tweet

The teams were practicing in Shanghai, where at least two other NBA events in advance of the start of the China games were canceled as part of the ongoing rift that started after Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey posted a tweet last week that showed support for anti-government protesters.

  Penn State player tweets ‘racist’ letter sent to teammate about ‘disgusting’ dreadlocks

Penn State head coach James Franklin said the message in the letter does not fit with the spirit of football.

NBA’s reaction to Morey tweet differs in English, Chinese

Morey tweeted an image that read "Fight for Freedom. Stand with Hong Kong." referring to the four-month-old protests in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory. That led to Houston owner Tilman Fertitta turning to Twitter to say that Morey does not speak for the Rockets, and sparking an outcry that in

  ETBU defeats Belhaven 28-17

The East Texas Baptist University football sealed their second straight win of the season by defeating the Belhaven University Blazers, 28-17.

PETA asks Mississippi State to retire live mascot after collision with Auburn player

After an Auburn player slid into Mississippi State's mascot during Saturday's football game, PETA is asking MSU to end the use of live mascots.

MLB announces start times for division series games through Saturday

Major League Baseball announced the start times for Division Series games through Saturday, October 5th. TBS will exclusively televise all National League Postseason games, while FS1 or MLB Network will exclusively cover all American League Division Series games.

1st transgender pro boxer becomes new face of Everlast

The company picked Patricio Manuel for its "Be First" campaign.

California to let college athletes sign endorsement deals

Under the law, which takes effect in 2023, students at public and private universities in the state will be allowed to sign deals with sneaker manufacturers, soft drink makers or other businesses and profit from their images, names or likenesses, just like the pros.

Lawyer appeals NFL no-call ruling after abuse case citation

The "Nola No-call" lawsuit is back on, weeks after an attorney and New Orleans Saints fan said he was dropping it.

Lawton power lifter sets world record in Las Vegas

A Lawton power lifter set his first world record in a competition held in Las Vegas. Ray Ortiz qualified to go to the Mr. Olympia Pro Power Lifting Invitational this month. He ended up lifting in an open division against all ages.

Student with special needs runs for 80-yard touchdown

PJ Allred was put in on the final play and ran 80 yards to score.

J. Lo, Shakira to perform at Super Bowl halftime show

Jennifer Lopez and Shakira are going to bring the heat to the 2020 Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show.

In cryptic tweet, Antonio Brown appears to retire from NFL

In a Twitter rant on the morning his most recent team was getting ready to play without him, the former New England Patriots receiver says, "Will not be playing in the NFL anymore."

Antonio Brown cut by Patriots amid sexual misconduct claims

Brown has been accused of rape in a lawsuit by a former trainer. He is also accused of exposing himself to a painter he had hired. He has denied the allegations.

  Dak Prescott named Sportsperson of the Year by Walk-On’s Independence Bowl

An ArkLaTex legend, Haughton's Dak Prescott, has been named Walk-On's Independence Bowl Carl Mikovic Sportsperson of the Year.

Pirates’ Vázquez arrested on porn, solicitation charges

Pittsburgh Pirates All-Star closer Felipe Vázquez arrested on charges of pornography and soliciting a child

Former Olympic champ Missy Franklin weds Hayes Johnson

Five-time Olympic champion Missy Franklin has married former Texas swimmer Hayes Johnson in a weekend ceremony in suburban Denver

Former NASCAR driver Stefanik killed in single-engine plane crash

Mike Stefanik won nine NASCAR series championships to tie Hall of Famer Richie Evans for the record, topping the Whelen Modified Tour seven times and Busch North Series twice.

High schooler returns to football 2 years after losing part of his leg

A California high school sophomore is back on the football field after an injury kept him off for two years. He hasn't lost his love for the sport that cost him part of his leg.

AP source: NFL to meet with Antonio Brown accuser Monday

Darren Heitner, a lawyer representing Brown, said Brown and Taylor had "a consensual personal relationship."

Bullied Tennessee fan with homemade ‘UT’ shirt offered 4-year scholarship

UT said the Vol Shop has received more than 50,000 T-shirt pre-orders for the design inspired by the boy's homemade version, with proceeds going to an anti-bullying organization.

Patriots’ Brown practices, status for Sunday’s game unclear

Patriots receiver Antonio Brown practiced with the team for the first time on Wednesday, a day after his former trainer filed a civil lawsuit in Florida accusing him of sexually assaulting her on three occasions.

Antonio Brown faces rape accusations by former trainer

Britney Taylor says Brown sexually assaulted her on three occasions, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday in the Southern District of Florida.

Cat survives being shot in face twice with rifle

Employees of an Albuquerque body shop told police the shop owner shot the cat with a rifle.

19 Slams: Nadal stops Medvedev comeback bid to win US Open

Rafael Nadal held off a strong comeback bid to win his 19th Grand Slam title by edging Daniil Medvedev 7-5, 6-3, 5-7, 4-6, 6-4 in a thrilling U.S. Open final that lasted nearly five hours Sunday.

Buddy Bowl - LA Tech defeats Grambling 20-14

Louisiana Tech survives second half scare to defeat Grambling 20-14.

Cut by Raiders, Brown becoming a Patriot on eve of opener

Antonio Brown agreed to terms with the New England Patriots hours after the Oakland Raiders cut him.

Bianca Andreescu beats Serena Williams in US Open final

Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu built a big lead and then held on to upset Serena Williams 6-3, 7-5 in the U.S. Open final for her first Grand Slam title.

Louisiana Supreme Court rejects ‘no-call’ lawsuit against NFL

Louisiana’s Supreme Court has dismissed a New Orleans Saints fan’s lawsuit against the NFL and game officials over the failure to call a crucial penalty against the Los Angeles Rams in a January playoff game.

A Heart of Gold: Arkansas woman to compete in Tokyo ahead of 2020 Summer Olympics

Part of the profits from calzone sales this evening at Rotolo’s will benefit her journey

Elliott: ‘I believe I’m the best.’

Multiple sources are reporting that Ezekiel Elliott has reached a new deal with the Dallas Cowboys, making him the highest-paid running back in the NFL.

Serena turns ankle in US Open win; Djokovic quits his match

Serena Williams was in pain — "acceptable" pain, her coach called it — after rolling her right ankle during the second set of a U.S. Open victory.

15-year-old American Gauff’s US Open run ends against Osaka

Coco Gauff has generated all sorts of attention already by making it to the second week at Wimbledon in July and becoming the youngest woman to win two matches at Flushing Meadows since 1996.

Skaggs family ‘shocked’ over possible Angels link to death

The family of Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs says it was startled to learn that a club employee "may" be part of the investigation into the 27-year-old's death from an accidental drug overdose.

Hall of Famer Jim Langer, of the Dolphins perfect season, dead at 71

The native Minnesotan was a first-year starter and played every offensive down for the NFL's only unbeaten, untied team that went 17-0.

Little League World Series champions return home

The River Ridge-based team raised the trophy in their first visit to Williamsport, PA

Report: Patriots unlikely to visit the White House

Both sides told The New York Times they were unable to find a date that works for both of them. But the two sides say it has nothing to do with politics.

Trump, Scalise, Landrieu praise champion Louisiana Little League team

An invitation to the White House - A “Congrats” from a former New Orleans - A U.S. Rep. sends kudos - The Saints are even in awe.

La. Little League team invited to White House after shutout World Series win

In a tweet sent Sunday evening, President Trump extended an invitation for the Eastbank All-Stars from River Ridge, La. to attend a victory celebration held at the White House. The win Sunday, Aug. 25 marks the first time a team from Louisiana has won the Little League World Series.

Louisiana shuts out Curacao to win Little League World Series Championship

The Eastbank All-Stars claimed the Little League World Series Championship with a shutout win over Curacao Sunday.

Lightning strike at Tour Championship causes 6 injuries

Six people were injured Saturday when lightning struck a 60-foot pine at the Tour Championship where they were taking cover from rain and showered them with debris, Atlanta police said.

Luck announces retirement following Colts loss to Bears

The Indianapolis Colts quarterback heard boos as he walked away from the field, then walked to the podium and made the surprise decision official. The oft-injured star is retiring at age 29.

Son charged in death of ex-NFL lineman Bennett, wife

The son of former NFL lineman Barry Bennett is accused of shooting Bennett and his wife multiple times, killing them, then driving out of state and boarding a flight to Mexico, according to criminal charges filed Friday.

Memorial service plans made for Wendy Anderson

Coach Blake Anderson announced Tuesday his wife, Wendy, had succumbed to cancer.

'One of the greats’: Popular charter fishermen Theophile Bourgeois killed in seaplane crash

Well-known fisherman and charter captain Theophile Bourgeois died after his seaplane crashed near Chandeleur Sound Sunday afternoon (Aug. 18). Two other people were injured.

Former Longhorns, NFL RB Benson dies in motorcycle accident

Benson's attorney, Sam Bassett, said Austin law enforcement told him that Benson was killed in the wreck Saturday night. Bassett said he did not have details of the accident.

  ETBU’s preps for 2019 season

he East Texas Baptist University football team started the 2019 season on Thursday, August 15th, with their first practice.

LSU loses close one to Dominican Republic in Spain opener

LSU came up just short against the Dominican Republic national team Thursday in the first game of its exhibition tour in Spain.

Police release video of Yankees GM being stopped at gunpoint

Cashman later praised police for their professionalism during the encounter, which happened on Aug. 9 as police responded to a report of a man with a gun inside a Jeep.

  US fencing medalist Imboden kneels during anthem at Pan Am Games

The American knelt during the national anthem at the medal ceremony Friday to protest racial and social injustice.

Fire extinguisher damaged after player’s tantrum creates clubhouse mess for Atlanta Braves

The damage occurred when Braves reliever Sean Newcomb kicked a garbage can in anger after giving up the winning run in the 10th inning of Saturday night's ugly 7-6 loss to the Marlins.