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  • After early trouble, Chiefs' Santo becoming clutch

    Updated: 7 hr ago

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Just about the worst thing that could happen to Chiefs rookie Cairo Santos came to fruition during his NFL debut, when he missed one of his two field-goal attempts while the man he replaced in Kansas City kept banging balls through the uprights. Ryan Succop was...

  • Rams safety T.J. McDonald returns to practice

    Updated: 7 hr ago

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — T.J. McDonald played every snap last week before showing up on the St. Louis Rams' injury report with a concussion and missing practice Wednesday. The safety was back in a limited capacity Thursday after being allowed to work out by the medical staff. McDonald said he...

  • D'Qwell Jackson key to Colts improving defense

    Updated: 7 hr ago

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — D'Qwell Jackson has seen the good and bad that comes with a long NFL career. There have been record numbers and devastating injuries. Right now, though, he's just happy to be in Indianapolis. The Colts are happy, too. Jackson might not have been the most coveted...

  • Ramsey: Rivers has replaced Raiders as top enemy

    David Ramsey, The Gazette
    Updated: 7 hr ago

    DENVER – How to describe Philip Rivers? I would call him childish, but why insult children? What great error did they make to suffer comparison to the NFL’s 32-year-old, 6-foot-5, 228-pound Mr. Meltdown. Used to be, the masses of Colorado despised everything about the Raiders,...

  • Steve Nash ruled out for season with back injury

    Updated: 12 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Steve Nash hoped for one more chance to show off his playmaking skills after fighting injuries and time for two miserable years with the Los Angeles Lakers. Instead, Nash couldn't even make it to opening night in the 19th season of his remarkable career. Nash will...

  • CC hockey looks to bounce back during challenging road test

    By Joe Paisley -
    Updated: 17 hr ago

    Colorado College's hockey team cannot afford to worry about who it plays this weekend as much as how it competes. Six days after a 7-2 home loss to No. 3 North Dakota, the Tigers travel to New England to face No. 6 Boston College on Friday and NCAA Tournament regular New Hampshire on...

  • Thursday's prep roundup: Pine Creek advances in soccer playoffs

    Published: Fri, Oct 24, 2014

    BOYS' SOCCER Pine Creek 1, Fort Collins 0 At District 20 Stadium: Class 5A defending state champion Pine Creek opened its playoff defense with a one-goal win over Fort Collins. The No. 7 Eagles (11-4-1) held off upset-minded No. 26 Fort Collins (7-6-3) when Yaya Cisse scored off a...

  • Klee: Broncos shaping into juggernaut, but path to title is fragile

    Paul Klee, The Gazette
    Updated: 13 hr ago

    DENVER — The fragility of victory is in the little things: A bounce there, an official's review here, a Wes Welker fumble recovery over there. It is easy to forget - nay, convenient to forget - the Patriots were a 2-point conversion away from potentially sending the last AFC...

  • Manning, Sanders lead Broncos past Chargers

    The Associated Press
    Updated: 13 hr ago

    DENVER — Emmanuel Sanders waited six long weeks to join the list of players who have caught a touchdown pass from Peyton Manning. Now, he has four in less than a week. Manning and Sanders connected for a trio of touchdowns Thursday night in the Denver Broncos' 35-21 victory over the...

  • Doherty drives into the postseason with shutout victory

    by brent briggeman -
    Published: Thu, Oct 23, 2014

    Justice Littrell - the Bus, as he's known at Doherty - racked up 110 of his 148 rushing yards in a 69-second span before halftime and helped the Spartans drive into playoffs with a 44-0 victory over Douglas County that all but locked up a single-digit seed. Littrell scored from 31...