No matter the results after Jay Gruden names a starter for Monday night, his team will continue to seek long-term answers to its pressing questions at football’s most important position. Pickings are slim.
Ben Roethlisberger passed for two touchdowns and wide receiver Antonio Brown added another on a gadget play during a dizzying stretch late in the first half, helping the Pittsburgh Steelers rally for a 30-23 win over the mistake-prone Houston Texans on Monday night.
The U.S. women’s soccer team completed Part I of its trip to the 2015 World Cup by doing the expected, dominating play Monday night in a 6-0 win over Haiti to finish unbeaten - and unscored upon - in group play in the CONCACAF championship.
Anthony Davis scored 14 points and Ryan Anderson had 11 as the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Washington Wizards 88-84 on Monday night in the next-to-last preseason game for both teams.
Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to five years in prison for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Going into Game 1 on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium, both teams will deal with a familiar issue this deep in the postseason: Does an extended layoff translate into rest or rust?
Orakpo sustained the injury early in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s 19-17 win over the Tennessee Titans while attempting to tackle running back Bishop Sankey.
The New York Jets’ newest wide receiver doesn’t deny he has had some issues. But he also wants to be judged from what he does starting now, not just his checkered past.
If Robert Griffin III is not medically cleared to play next week against the Cowboys, Redskins coach Jay Gruden said McCoy will start at quarterback.
Laich appeared to injure his left shoulder in the third period of the Capitals’ 2-1 shootout victory on Saturday. Washington will play its next three games against Western Canadian opponents.
The Gators (3-3, 2-3 SEC) are coming off losses to LSU and Missouri. The 42-13 debacle against Mizzou on Saturday night, was one of the most embarrassing losses in Muschamp’s three-plus years in Gainesville.
Wilson, who was initially scheduled to make his return during the Capitals’ three-game Western Canada road trip this week, was instead re-assigned to the team’s AHL affiliate on Monday afternoon.