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  • Von Miller bounces back from ACL surgery

    The Associated Press
    Updated: 29 min ago

    ENGLEWOOD — Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller has officially returned to his old form. He's been named the NFL's AFC Defensive Player of the Month for the second time in his career. The other time was in November 2012 when Miller was in the midst of a franchise record 18 1-2-sack...

  • Saints get their revenge, beat Panthers 28-10

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — While much of the talk was about whether New Orleans could win a big game — or any game, for that matter — on the road, the conversation in the Saints' locker room was about something completely different. Revenge. The Saints weren't focused on breaking a...

  • Florida State not shocked by another rally

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — As bad as Jameis Winston and second-ranked Florida State looked in the first half against Louisville, the second half offered plenty of time to recover. More impressive than rallying from a 21-0 deficit for a 42-31 victory was the gutsy poise displayed by the...

  • LeBron very un-LeBron in opening loss to Knicks

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Shortly after showering, and maybe rinsing off a forgettable performance, LeBron James smiled and laughed as he dressed for a flight to Chicago. "It was one game," he said. James moved on quickly. It may take Cleveland a little longer. This championship-deprived...

  • Looking for playoff contenders outside the obvious

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    The first games after the release of the College Football Playoff rankings have a chance to reveal some new contenders. Games to watch if you're looking for playoff hopefuls outside the obvious: —Oklahoma State at Kansas State (CFP 9) and Kansas at Baylor (CFP 13). The Wildcats are...

  • Chiefs linebacker Mauga preps to face former team

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Finally healthy and given a shot to start, linebacker Josh Mauga suddenly leads the resurgent Kansas City Chiefs in tackles nearing the midway point of the season. Never heard of him? The New York Jets can give you a primer. When they visit Arrowhead Stadium...

  • Sandoval, Shields among 121 free agents

    Updated: 6 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — Baseball's business season began Thursday when 121 players became free agents, a group that includes Pablo Sandoval, Michael Morse, Jake Peavy, Sergio Romo and Ryan Vogelsong of the World Series champion San Francisco Giants. James Shields, Nori Aoki and Jason Frasor...

  • Saints top Panthers 28-10 to take NFC South lead

    Updated: 7 hr ago

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers need to get their offense moving before it's too late to make another playoff run this season. In a game to determine the NFC South lead, the Panthers sputtered to 231 yards and didn't build any momentum when their defense was opportunistic...

  • Winston, Florida State rally to beat Louisville

    Updated: 8 hr ago

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — If trailing Auburn by 18 last season in the BCS Championship game didn't shake Florida State, a 21-0 first-half deficit to Louisville surely wasn't going to, either. Thanks to another remarkable comeback by the Seminoles and quarterback Jameis Winston, their...

  • Knicks spoil James' homecoming, 95-90

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James shot miserably. His passes were errant. He didn't look good doing much other than tossing powder in the air. His homecoming was horrendous. "I didn't press," James said, dismissing nerves as a factor. "I didn't do much." James struggled from the start...