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  • British government wants an NFL team in London

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    LONDON (AP) — The British government wants an NFL team based in London. George Osborne, the British treasury chief, told the Evening Standard newspaper on Wednesday that the government will do whatever it can "to make this happen." The NFL has been playing regular-season games at...

  • No. 18 East Carolina ready for visit from UConn

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — East Carolina hasn't been on a roll like this in quite a while. For these 18th-ranked Pirates, there's really no time to savor it — not with so much more left to pursue. They've off to their best start in 15 years, have settled into their first national ranking...

  • Klee: Under the radar, Chris Harris Jr. and Broncos defense becoming elite

    Paul Klee, The Gazette
    Updated: 3 hr ago

    DENVER - This, under the Sony flat screen, is the confidence zone of the Broncos locker room. This is where the defensive backs hang out. It reeks of swag. Aqib Talib texts here. T.J. Ward chills here. Chris Harris Jr. is building a home here, in the confidence zone, complete with...

  • Chargers-Broncos Capsule

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    SAN DIEGO (5-2) at DENVER (5-1) Thursday, 8:25 p.m. p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Broncos by 7 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Denver 3-3, San Diego 5-2 SERIES RECORD — Broncos lead 59-49-1 LAST MEETING — Broncos beat Chargers 24-17, Jan. 12, 2014, AFC divisional playoff LAST WEEK —...

  • SEC teams not done knocking each other off

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    All the hand-wringing over the SEC's near-monopoly of the top 5 might well prove a moot point. The Southeastern Conference will take care of the matter internally since nobody heaps more abuse on league teams than the SEC itself. In the SEC West, No. 1 Mississippi State, No. 3...

  • From Mexico to the World Series, Petit shines

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Yusmeiro Petit was running out of choices. His major league career had hit rock bottom and was heading nowhere. In April 2011, the Seattle Mariners released the Venezuelan pitcher during spring training. After starting his career with four mostly forgettable...

  • '85 World Series Royals relishing playoff run

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Bret Saberhagen was just 21 years old when the Kansas City Royals were last in the World Series. He pitched a Game 7 shutout to beat the St. Louis Cardinals. It took 29 years for him to stand on the mound at another World Series. On Tuesday night, Saberhagen...

  • Halep routs Serena Williams at WTA Finals

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    SINGAPORE (AP) — Serena Williams did not hesitate when asked to describe her performance Wednesday, when she took her heaviest defeat since she was 16 years old. "Embarrassing describes the way I played today," Williams said. "Very embarrassing." Williams was routed 6-0, 6-2 by...

  • Gazette sports chat rewind with Paul Klee and Joe Paisley

    The Gazette
    Updated: 5 hr ago

    Join sports columnist Paul Klee and sports reporter Joe Paisley for a live web chat at 11 a.m. Talk Broncos, CC Hockey and more.

  • Novak Djokovic welcomes baby boy Stefan

    Updated: 6 hr ago

    BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Novak Djokovic is a proud father. The top-ranked tennis player tweeted Wednesday that he and his wife, Jelena, were celebrating the birth of their first child — a boy named Stefan. "Stefan, our baby angel was born!" Djokovic posted on Twitter early Wednesday....

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