Buffalo Bills linebacker Nigel Bradham is trying to stay positive after learning he'll be suspended for the first game of the 2014 season for an incident stemming back to last summer.
The Buffalo Bills signed running back Fred Jackson to a contract extension Wednesday that will keep the veteran with the team through next season.
Dallas Cowboys rookie defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence is expected to be sidelined for 2-to-3 months because of a broken foot.
New York running back David Wilson will miss the Giants' first preseason game on Sunday as he recovers from a neck burner.
The Pittsburgh Steelers announced on Wednesday that "Mean Joe" Greene's No. 75 has been retired by the franchise.
The Green Bay Packers signed executive vice president and general manager Ted Thompson to a new multi-year contract on Wednesday.
The Dallas Cowboys and offensive tackle Tyron Smith have agreed to a contract extension.
Hall of Fame wide receivers Cris Carter and Michael Irvin have been selected as alumni captains for the 2015 Pro Bowl.
The Cincinnati Bengals activated defensive tackle Geno Atkins off the physically unable to perform list Wednesday.
The Arizona Cardinals have come to terms on a five-year contract extension with cornerback Patrick Peterson.
The Denver Broncos announced Tuesday that cornerback Chris Harris has been removed from the physically unable to perform list.
The Oakland Raiders, whose lease at O.co Coliseum expires next year, are apparently shopping for a new location, landing in Texas almost two weeks ago.
New York Giants running back David Wilson left practice on Tuesday with what head coach Tom Coughlin called a "burner" and was sent to a hospital for tests on his neck.
Carolina Panthers offensive lineman Travelle Wharton announced his retirement Tuesday.
The Seattle Seahawks have signed cornerback Terrell Thomas and offensive tackle Eric Winston.
The Boston Red Sox recalled pitcher Brandon Workman from Triple-A Pawtucket to make Wednesday's start in place of Jon Lester in the finale of a three-game series against the Toronto Blue Jays.
The Los Angeles Dodgers completed their July 28 trade with the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday, sending minor league right- handed pitcher Jonathan Martinez to Chicago as the player to be named later.
Six-time Gold Glove third baseman Eric Chavez is retiring after 17 years in the majors.
The St. Louis Cardinals acquired pitcher Justin Masterson from the Cleveland Indians in exchange for outfield prospect James Ramsey on Wednesday.
Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully will return to the booth for his 66th baseball season in 2015.
Brandon Workman will be called up from Triple-A Pawtucket to make Wednesday's start for the Boston Red Sox in place of Jon Lester in the finale of a three-game series against the Toronto Blue Jays.
The Atlanta Braves placed rookie right- handed relief pitcher Shae Simmons on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday due to a right shoulder strain.
Detroit Tigers rookie shortstop Eugenio Suarez left Tuesday's game against the Chicago White Sox in the fourth inning with lower back tightness.
The Chicago Cubs placed relief pitcher Neil Ramirez on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday with right triceps soreness.
The Colorado Rockies activated first baseman Justin Morneau from the 15-day disabled list Tuesday among a flurry of roster moves.
The Cincinnati Reds placed right fielder Jay Bruce on the bereavement list Tuesday and recalled pitcher Curtis Partch from Triple-A Louisville.
The San Diego Padres reinstated shortstop Everth Cabrera from the 15-day disabled list on Tuesday.
The Kansas City Royals have acquired catcher Erik Kratz and pitcher Liam Hendriks from the Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for infielder Danny Valencia.
The Philadelphia Phillies released outfielder Tony Gwynn Jr. on Monday.
Before Monday's game against the Texas Rangers, the New York Yankees recalled outfielder Zoilo Almonte from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and designated pitcher Jeff Francis for assignment.
Chris Bosh has officially re-signed in Miami.
The Minnesota Timberwolves signed veteran guard Mo Williams on Wednesday.
The Sacramento Kings signed undrafted free agent Eric Moreland on Wednesday.
Paul Westphal headlines a group of assistants that will be aiding Brooklyn Nets head coach Lionel Hollins this upcoming season.
The World Cup is one of the premiere international competitions in the sport of basketball. Short of the Olympics and NBA Finals, it may be the most prestigious tournament in the world.
The Dallas Mavericks announced on Tuesday they have signed free-agent forwards Al-Farouq Aminu and Ivan Johnson to undisclosed contracts.
Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin reportedly has a back injury that forced him to withdraw from the U.S. basketball team for this summer's FIBA World Cup.
The Memphis Grizzlies signed general manager Chris Wallace to a contract extension on Tuesday.
The Dallas Mavericks have signed free agent forward Al-Farouq Aminu to an undisclosed contract.
The National Basketball Players Association has named Michele Roberts as the new executive director of the union.
The National Basketball Players Association has named Billy Hunter's replacement as executive director in D.C. attorney Michele Roberts, according to multiple media reports.
The Los Angeles Lakers officially signed Byron Scott to a multi-year contract as head coach on Monday.
Judge Michael Levanas ruled against Donald Sterling on Monday in his attempt to prevent the $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer.
Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap was added to the men's national team on Sunday.
There's good news for any fan who held on to their LeBron James No. 23 jersey.
Guard Tre' Coggins, who led Air Force in scoring last season, has transferred to Cal State Fullerton.
Guard Todd Mayo has decided to forego his senior season at Marquette to pursue a professional basketball career.
Drake placed the most players on the Pioneer Football League preseason team with six on Wednesday.
If it's a day of the week that ends with a "y," then Lafayette football coach Frank Tavani and Lehigh counterpart Andy Coen will be answering questions about this year's historic meeting of their teams.
University of Colorado men's basketball head coach Tad Boyle announced the addition of Providence transfer Josh Fortune to a Financial Aid Agreement (FAA).
Toward the end of the 2013 college football season, the Marshall Thundering Herd and Rice Owls met up in a clash to determine the Conference USA champion.
Tennessee point guard Brandon Lopez will miss the upcoming season after suffering a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee playing basketball with teammates, the school said Tuesday.
Anybody and everybody across the FCS embraced the expansion of the playoff field by four teams to 24 last year, knowing it would bring in more deserving qualifiers.
Beau Baldwin made his head coaching debut with Eastern Washington University against Texas Tech in 2008.
Being a decent shooting guard requires a fairly obvious skill ... being able to shoot the ball efficiently.
The University of San Diego was selected as the preseason favorite in the Pioneer Football League preseason head coaches poll for a third straight year on Tuesday.
Conference USA has added two new teams this season (Old Dominion and Western Ky) and lost three (Tulsa, East Carolina and Tulane) but it is really a one team league. And that team is Marshall.
Penn State named Sandy Barbour its new athletic director on Saturday.
While Jadeveon Clowney, Khalil Mack, Ha Ha Clinton-Dix and the like have moved on to the NFL, there is still plenty of talent on the defensive side of the ball left in college football.
Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference offenses were offensive last season, just not in the good sense.
The New Jersey Devils re-signed defenseman Andy Greene to a multi-year contract extension on Wednesday.
The Los Angeles Kings avoided arbitration with restricted free agent forward Dwight King, agreeing to terms on a three-year deal on Wednesday.
The Winnipeg Jets and forward Matt Halischuk have agreed to a one-year contract.
The Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday signed defenseman Jake Gardiner to a five-year contract.
The St. Louis Blues agreed to terms with forward Peter Mueller on a one-year, two-way contract on Tuesday.
Minnesota Wild forward Justin Fontaine has signed a two-year contract.
The Florida Panthers have agreed to terms with forward Jimmy Hayes on a one-year contract.
The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed forward Jerry D'Amigo to a one-year, two-way contract.
Carolina Hurricanes center Eric Staal underwent surgery for a core muscle injury he suffered during offseason training and is expected to be ready for the start of training camp.
The Winnipeg Jets have agreed to terms with forward Michael Frolik on a one-year contract worth $3.3 million.
The Maple Leafs signed Toronto native Daniel Winnik to a one-year contract on Monday.
The Detroit Red Wings signed forward Tomas Tatar to a three-year contract on Monday.
The Columbus Blue Jackets have re-signed forward Dana Tyrell to a one-year, two-way contract.
The New York Rangers avoided arbitration with forward Derick Brassard, agreeing to terms with the restricted free agent on a multi-year contract Sunday.
The Buffalo Sabres re-signed restricted free agent forward Luke Adam to a one-year, two-way contract on Sunday.
The Philadelphia Union announced on Wednesday that the club has acquired Algerian international goalkeeper Rais Mbolhi from Bulgarian side CSKA Sofia.
San Jose Earthquakes striker Yannick Djalo was named the Player of the Week on Monday for Week 20 of the 2014 Major League Soccer season.
Vancouver Whitecaps FC captain and former United States international Jay DeMerit announced Thursday his decision to retire.
Former Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard has inked a deal with MLS to join expansion side New York City FC as a Designated Player, it was announced Thursday.
The Houston Dynamo have signed United States national team defender DaMarcus Beasley to a Designated Player contract, the club announced on Wednesday.
The Houston Dynamo traded midfielder Warren Creavalle to Toronto FC on Wednesday in exchange for the top spot in MLS's allocation order and an undisclosed amount of allocation money.
Sporting Kansas City midfielder Benny Feilhaber was named the Player of the Week on Monday for Week 19 of the 2014 Major League Soccer season.
Matt Besler and Graham Zusi were both drafted by Kansas City in the 2009 MLS SuperDraft. Both players have gone on to become MLS All- Stars and members of the United States national team. And now both are examples of the progress being made by MLS.
Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber named Portland midfielder Diego Valeri and Chivas USA forward Erick Torres as his picks for the 2014 MLS All-Star Game as the 23-man roster was unveiled on Saturday.
Sporting Kansas City locked down both Matt Besler and Graham Zusi on Saturday as the duo signed Designated Player contracts to remain with the club.
Red Bull New York forward Thierry Henry was named the Player of the Week on Monday for Week 18 of the 2014 Major League Soccer season.
Sporting Kansas City announced Thursday that goalkeeper Eric Kronberg will miss approximately eight weeks with fractured metacarpal bone in his left hand.
Chivas USA forward Erick Torres was named the Player of the Week on Monday for Week 17 of the 2014 Major League Soccer season.
Major League Soccer expansion team Orlando City SC announced Tuesday that it has signed former Brazil international Kaka as a Designated Player.
The United States did well to emerge from the "Group of Death," but the Americans are keen on making further waves in the World Cup, starting with Tuesday's clash with Belgium at the Arena Fonte Nova.