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Mike Tomlin: Antonio Brown ‘foolish’ to livestream postgame locker room

Boston.com 79 sources

Get Patriots game stats and the inside scoop on the season with The Boston Globe's Point After newsletter delivered for free to your inbox. PITTSBURGH (AP) — The father in Mike Tomlin regrets the language he used to describe the New…

Report: 49ers will offer head-coach job to Kyle Shanahan

SFGate 26 sources

The 49ers will offer their head-coach position to Atlanta offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan, 37, and are prepared to wait for the Falcons’ season to end to hire him, ESPN reported Tuesday.

Leafs beat Sabres, but lose Rielly to injury

CBC.ca / Sports 14 sources

Toronto won for the 10th time in the last 13 games, rallying to beat the Buffalo Sabres 4-3 on Tuesday night. But the victory came with a price as No. 1 defenceman Morgan Rielly was forced to exit with a lower-body injury.

Falcons amped up for NFC Championship game

AJC.com / Sports 17 sources

With a few days to savor their playoff win over the Seahawks, the Falcons’ excitement about Sunday’s NFC Championship game against the Packers in the Georgia Dome was impossible to miss. As players burst into the locker room Tuesday…

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Oregon strength coach suspended after football players were hospitalized

FOX Sports 41 sources

Answers are starting to surface related to a scary incident in Eugene


Dubinsky scores twice and Blue Jackets beat Canes 4-1

NewsObserver.com 8 sources

Brandon Dubinsky hadn't scored a goal since Dec. 9 at Detroit, a 17-game stretch during which he had chances but couldn't find the back of the net. The drought ended … Click to Continue »

Badgers men's basketball: No. 17 Wisconsin rallies past Michigan for 68-64 home win

Madison.com 16 sources

Bronson Koenig led the Badgers with 16 points, including a couple of late free throws to seal the win.


Cloud of steroids hovers above Hall of Fame voting

ABC27.com / Sports 17 sources

NEW YORK (AP) — The cloud of steroids hovers above Hall of Fame voting, much like it shrouded baseball in the 1990s and early 2000s. Tim Rai…


Wolfpack ends 3-game skid with 79-74 win over Pitt

NewsObserver.com 11 sources

Mark Gottfried got angry and the N.C. State players got the message. Gottfried wanted more toughness and more defense after a third straight ACC loss on Sunday. There was definitely … Click to Continue »


Clippers' Chris Paul out 6-8 weeks with torn ligament in left thumb: Things to know

CBSSports.com 48 sources

It's the latest big injury setback for the franchise

Why would Roger Goodell ever go to New England for the AFC championship?

Fox News / Sports 21 sources

Fans in Boston think the commissioner is avoiding them. So what if he is?


Hall of Fame first baseman Willie McCovey pardoned by Obama

Hall of Fame first baseman Willie McCovey has been pardoned by Barack Obama for a 21-year-old guilty plea to tax fraud.


Blue Jays winners in Jose Bautista deal: Griffin

Toronto Star 69 sources

Mutual options never get picked up, so enjoy Joey Bats for 2017, Jays fans. It could work out nicely for both sides.

Morning sports update: Josh McDaniels withdraws from consideration in 49ers head coach search

Boston.com / Sports 50 sources

The Steelers' choice words don't faze the Pats heading into Sunday's AFC Championship Game, but the Bruins floundered in a 4-0 loss against the Islanders. Josh McDaniels not leaving Patriots to be 49ers head coach: “They did a great job…


Islanders fire coach Jack Capuano

The Islanders fired head coach Jack Capuano on Tuesday. The Islanders (17-17-8) are in last place in the Eastern Conference with 42 points, third-fewest in the entire league. Capuano, 50, took over the team in November 2010. He exits with…


Mike Tomlin's stern response to Antonio Brown's Facebook blunder: 'It was selfish of him'

Fox News / Sports 79 sources

Tomlin said Brown will face discipline from the team for his 'foolish' actions.

Buckley: Waiting for Roger Goodell to tweet from Gillette Stadium

Here we go again: Will Roger Goodell show up at Gillette Stadium for Sunday’s AFC Championship Game between the Patriots and Pittsburgh Steelers?


Oakland police thank Derek Carr for assist in locating missing Amber Alert toddler

SFGate 5 sources

A retweet may not seem like much but, when you're as famous as Derek Carr, sometimes it's enough to have a huge impact.


Cowboys delay talk of Romo's future, likely knowing answer

The Eagle / Sports 42 sources

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Those closest to Tony Romo on the Cowboys aren't ready to discuss the future of the Dallas quarterback, probably because they know the likely final answer.


Obama celebrates World Series champion Chicago Cubs

Toronto Sun 90 sources

U.S. President Barack Obama celebrated; the World Series champion Chicago Cubs; on Monday and spoke about the power; sports has to unite people.

Aaron Rodgers makes the spectacular look routine

SB Nation 6 sources

Whether you’re an opponent or a fan, all you can do is shrug your shoulders and acknowledge that the Packers quarterback can do what nobody else can.

Tuesday, Jan 17

Golden State Warriors lay waste to Cavaliers in potential finals preview

Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors certainly looked ready to trade some more blows with LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers come June.

Draymond Green assessed flagrant foul for hit on LeBron James

ABC News / Sports 49 sources

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green was assessed a flagrant foul 1 after a hard collision with Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James midway through the second quarter Monday night. James was in a full sprint…

Monday, Jan 16

Wrestler Jimmy (Superfly) Snuka dead at 73

NY Daily News 110 sources

The cause of death was not immediately clear.

Obama celebrates World Series champion Chicago Cubs

The Journal Gazette 90 sources

President Barack Obama is celebrating the World Series champion Chicago Cubs before he leaves office.

Live updates: Chiefs and Steelers face off in NFL playoffs

Live Blog NFL Playoffs: Steelers vs. Chiefs … Click to Continue »

Steelers coach Mike Tomlin cites Pats' extra prep day in fiery speech

ABC News / Sports 83 sources

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown took viewers inside the locker room following Sunday night's 18-16 playoff victory over the Chiefs?in Kansas City, posting 17 minutes of video on Facebook Live that included the voice of head…

Sunday, Jan 15

Zlatan Ibrahimovic strikes late for Manchester United in draw with Liverpool

There was a banner fluttering at one end of the ground – “26 Years and Counting” – to remind Liverpool about how long it had been since they could last call themselves league champions. They used to have a similar one here in honour of…

NFL playoffs: Falcons trounce Seahawks to advance to NFC title game

CBSSports.com 158 sources

In a rematch of one of the season's great games, the Seahawks couldn't stop the high-powered Falcons

GAME BLOG: Texans look to upset...

KHOU.com 112 sources

The Houston Texans are looking to make history as they face the top-seeded New England Patriots Saturday night in Foxborough, Mass.

NFL playoffs divisional round: Green Bay Packers v Dallas Cowboys – live!

Email hunter.felt.freelance@theguardian.com or tweet @HunterFelt; Winner will face Atlanta Falcons in NFL Championship game; Seattle’s Bennett goes on expletive-laced rant after Seahawks loss

Saturday, Jan 14

Get to know new Western Michigan football coach Tim Lester

MLive.com 19 sources

Take a photo journey back into the history of new Western Michigan football coach Tim Lester

Report: Badgers defensive coordinator Justin Wilcox reaches agreement to become Cal head coach

Madison.com 10 sources

University of Wisconsin defensive coordinator Justin Wilcox has reached a five-year agreement to become Cal’s new head coach, according to a report by ESPN’s Brett McMurphy.

'The Herd': Dana White makes offer to Floyd Mayweather to fight Conor McGregor

FOX Sports 67 sources

Dana White is ready to make Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather

Cris Carter explains the only way the Seahawks can beat the Falcons

FOX Sports 79 sources

Seattle is nearly a touchdown underdog, believe it or not.

Friday, Jan 13

Chiefs-Steelers kickoff moved to 7:20 p.m. Sunday because of ice storm

The NFL has moved back the kickoff time of Sunday’s Chiefs playoff game against the Pittsburgh Steelers from 12:05 p.m. to 7:20 p.m. Sunday because of an impending ice storm. … Click to Continue »

LA Rams make Sean McVay youngest head coach in NFL history

FOX Sports 99 sources

LOS ANGELES (AP) The Los Angeles Rams have made Sean McVay the youngest head coach in NFL history.

Nolan Arenado signs 2-year, $29.5 million deal with Rockies, avoids arbitration

Nolan Arenado's Gold Glove work at third base and his powerful presence at the plate has earned him a big pay day.

Packers: Green Bay wide receiver Jordy Nelson ruled out for playoff game vs. Dallas

Madison.com 47 sources

In the regular season he caught 97 passes for 1,257 yards and 14 touchdowns, leading the Packers in all three categories.