Tampa Bay Buccaneers starting quarterback Josh McCown left Thursday night's game against the Falcons with a right thumb injury.
Atlanta wide receiver Devin Hester passed Hall of Famer and former Falcons cornerback Deion Sanders for most return touchdowns in NFL history during Thursday's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
The Minnesota Vikings have released wide receiver Jerome Simpson, after the franchise was apprised of yet another run-in with the law.
Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy White will miss Thursday night's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin and defensive tackle Gerald McCoy will both miss Thursday night's game against the Atlanta Falcons.
Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - The following is a list of inactive players for tonight's game.
Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer was placed on the reserve/non-football illness list Thursday, a day after he was arrested on multiple assault charges involving a 27-year-old woman and Dwyer's 18-month old child.
Jacksonville Jaguars rookie wide receiver Marqise Lee won't play Sunday against Indianapolis because of a hamstring injury.
Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer was arrested on multiple assault charges Wednesday and police said his alleged victims included a 27-year-old woman and Dwyer's 18-month old child.
Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco was absent from Wednesday's practice with what the team said was an illness -- reportedly a cold that's not expected to sideline him for this weekend's game in Cleveland.
Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy White is listed as questionable for Thursday night's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin and defensive tackle Gerald McCoy are questionable for Thursday night's game against the Atlanta Falcons.
The Carolina Panthers announced on Wednesday that embattled defensive end Greg Hardy will take a voluntary leave of absence from the club.
If absolute power really does corrupt absolutely, that's your explanation as to why the NFL finds itself in the middle of a media firestorm.
San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates, New England Patriots defensive end Chandler Jones and Buffalo Bills running back/kick returner C.J. Spiller have been selected as the AFC's top players for Week 2 of the NFL season.
The San Francisco Giants announced a two-year player development contract with the Triple-A Sacramento River Cats of the Pacific Coast League on Thursday.
Former Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington said marital infidelity led to his resignation earlier this month.
Alex Torres, the San Diego Padres reliever who made history by becoming the first pitcher to wear a protective skull cap during a game this year, is hoping more pitchers will be proactive and make the move to the skull cap next season.
The wife of New York Yankees star Carlos Beltran has had a miscarriage, the player and the team said Wednesday night.
The Miami Marlins announced on Wednesday that star outfielder Giancarlo Stanton will not play again this season.
Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman was suspended six games by Major League Baseball on Wednesday and fined an undisclosed amount for throwing at Baltimore Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph.
Major League Baseball umpire Joe West has been suspended for one game without pay for grabbing the jersey of Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Jonathan Papelbon during Sunday's game against the Miami Marlins at Citizens Bank Park.
Three teams in, seven more to go.
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi told reporters Tuesday that Masahiro Tanaka is tentatively slated to make his first major league start in more than two months Sunday against the Toronto Blue Jays.
The Chicago Cubs have extended their player development contract with Triple-A Iowa through the 2018 season.
The Atlanta Braves' new stadium will be named SunTrust Park.
The New York Yankees have placed infielder/outfielder Martin Prado on the 60-day disabled list after he underwent an emergency appendectomy.
LA Angels of Anaheim first baseman Albert Pujols left Monday's game against the Seattle Mariners with a left hamstring cramp.
Philadelphia Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon has been handed a seven-game suspension from Major League Baseball for inappropriate behavior during Sunday's contest against the Miami Marlins.
New York Mets right-hander Jacob deGrom struck out the first eight Miami batters Monday to tie the MLB modern-era record.
The Chicago Bulls have signed guard E'Twaun Moore to an undisclosed contract.
Denver Nuggets forward J.J. Hickson was suspended five games without pay for violating the NBA's anti-drug program, the league announced on Wednesday.
The Sacramento Kings announced Tuesday that the club will retire the No. 16 jersey of Peja Stojakovic this coming season.
The United States captured back-to-back FIBA World Cup championships with a lopsided 129-92 rout of Serbia in Sunday's title game.
Nicolas Batum scored 27 points Boris Diaw added 15, as France rallied in the fourth quarter to earn a 95-93 win over Lithuania in the third-place game at the FIBA World Cup.
The Los Angeles Clippers re-signed free agent forward Hedo Turkoglu to an undisclosed contract on Friday.
Milos Teodosic scored 24 points to help Serbia defeat France, 90-85, in the semifinals of the FIBA World Cup on Friday.
Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry is taking a leave of absence after making controversial remarks about NBA player Luol Deng.
A newspaper says it has obtained audio of Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry making racially charged comments about NBA player Luol Deng.
James Harden scored all 16 of his points during a dominant third quarter that carried the United States to a 96-68 victory over Lithuania in the semifinals of the FIBA World Cup on Thursday.
The Brooklyn Nets have signed center Jerome Jordan to an undisclosed contract.
France used a big fourth quarter to stun Spain, 65-52, in the quarterfinals of the FIBA World Cup on Wednesday.
The Golden State Warriors signed free agent guard Leandro Barbosa on Wednesday.
Milos Teodosic scored 23 points to lead Serbia over Brazil, 84-56, Wednesday in quarterfinal action at the FIBA World Cup.
Chauncey Billups has apparently decided to call it a career.
The preseason favorites in Ivy League football this season, the Princeton Tigers say they have a theme of being "obsessive competitive."
Arkansas recorded its biggest victory under Bret Bielema last weekend, defeating Texas Tech, 49-28. On Saturday, they take on Northern Illinois just one week before squaring off against SEC rival Texas A&M.
Southern University announced Wednesday starting left tackle Reginald Redding was eligible to play in a recent non- conference game despite his comment to the media this week.
Texas quarterback David Ash's career in football is over after numerous bouts with concussions, according to Longhorns head coach Charlie Strong.
If an opponent doesn't score enough points on North Dakota State in the first half, there's little hope for success.
If you're a college football fan and have been wondering when Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston would make his next idiotic, self-deprecating move, the wait is now over.
Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston has been suspended for the first half of Saturday's game against Clemson after making a lewd comment about women on campus Tuesday.
The 24th-ranked Nebraska Cornhuskers will try to celebrate their return to the national ranks at Memorial Stadium on Saturday night when they play host to the Miami-Florida Hurricanes in a non- conference tilt.
In their final non-conference tune-up before the start of SEC play, the 18th-ranked Missouri Tigers will try to remain unbeaten when they take on the Indiana Hoosiers at Faurot Field on Saturday afternoon.
A pair of undefeated squads will play their SEC opener at Tiger Stadium on Saturday night, as the eighth-ranked LSU Tigers play host to the Mississippi State Bulldogs.
The Vanderbilt Commodores will play their fourth straight game in Nashville on Saturday night when they take on the 14th-ranked South Carolina Gamecocks in SEC action at Vanderbilt Stadium.
The sixth-ranked Texas A&M Aggies will try to keep their perfect season alive on Saturday night when they take on the winless SMU Mustangs in an intrastate clash at Gerald J. Ford Stadium.
Coming off a huge win at home over a top 25 program, the Virginia Cavaliers set their sights on another nationally-ranked opponent, as they take on the 21st-ranked BYU Cougars on Saturday afternoon at LaVell Edwards Stadium.
Big 12 Conference action gets underway for the fourth-ranked Oklahoma Sooner on Saturday night, as they hit the road to challenge the West Virginia Mountaineers.
The top-ranked Florida State Seminoles put the nation's longest win streak on the line on Saturday evening, as they play host to the 22nd-ranked Clemson Tigers in a key ACC showdown at Doak Campbell Stadium.
The Minnesota Wild and goaltender Darcy Kuemper agreed to terms on a two-year contract Thursday.
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen will be out for a period of months as he continues to recover from a diagnosis of multiple blood clots.
Minnesota Wild goaltender Josh Harding faces a long road back from a flare-up of multiple sclerosis which sidelined him for a significant portion of last season.
The San Jose Sharks and Justin Braun have agreed on a five-year contract extension that will keep the defenseman with the club through the 2019-20 season.
The Red Wings and restricted free agent defenseman Danny DeKeyser agreed to terms on a two-year contract on Tuesday.
The Anaheim Ducks signed forward Devante Smith-Pelly to a two-year contract on Tuesday.
NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly and Philadelphia Flyers president Paul Holmgren were named recipients of the 2014 Lester Patrick Trophy on Tuesday.
Considering the young franchise is coming off the first playoff appearance in team history, the Columbus Blue Jackets should be eager to get the 2014-15 season underway.
The Montreal Canadiens will honor former defenseman Guy Lapointe early in the upcoming season.
The Minnesota Wild and restricted free- agent forward Nino Niederreiter agreed to terms on a three-year contract Thursday.
The NHL announced a number of rule changes on Thursday, including a partial ban on the spin-o-rama move and an expansion of the area protecting goaltenders.
The New York Rangers have agreed to terms with free-agent forward Ryan Malone, the team announced Thursday.
The New York Rangers and defenseman John Moore have agreed to a contract.
The 2015 NHL Winter Classic featuring the Washington Capitals and Chicago Blackhawks will be played in the nation's capital at Nationals Park.
Saku Koivu announced his retirement from the NHL on Wednesday after 18 seasons.
Seattle Sounders FC has only been a member of Major League Soccer for six years, yet the club captured its fourth major trophy on Tuesday, beating the Philadelphia Union, 3-1, in extra time in the U.S. Open Cup final.
Seattle Sounders FC captured a fourth U.S. Open Cup crown in six years on Tuesday as Clint Dempsey and Obafemi Martins scored in extra time to hand Seattle a 3-1 win in the final over the Philadelphia Union at PPL Park.
FC Dallas forward Blas Perez was named the Player of the Week on Monday for Week 27 of the 2014 Major League Soccer season.
The United States women's national team cruised past Mexico in a friendly match on Saturday by claiming an 8-0 win at Rio Tinto Stadium.
The Philadelphia Union announced on Wednesday that the club has signed defender Ray Gaddis to a multi-year contract extension. Terms of the deal were not disclosed per league and club policy.
The Chicago Fire announced Tuesday that forward Mike Magee underwent a right hip procedure to address an injury of the labrum and to repair articular surface damage.
The Chicago Fire announced Tuesday that the club has signed striker Florent Sinama-Pongolle. Per club and league policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Los Angeles Galaxy forward Landon Donovan was named the Player of the Week on Monday for Week 26 of the 2014 Major League Soccer season.
The Major League Soccer season is a long and winding road with twists and turns, ups and downs, but it appears the Philadelphia Union have hit their stride at the perfect time.
Former United States national team captain Carlos Bocanegra will retire at the end of Chivas USA's season, bringing an end to a 15-year career.
Alejandro Bedoya netted the only goal of the match on Wednesday as the United States men's national team earned a 1-0 victory over the Czech Republic in an international friendly at the Generali Arena.
Los Angeles Galaxy forward Landon Donovan was named the Player of the Week on Monday for Week 24 of the 2014 Major League Soccer season.
Toronto FC has parted ways with head coach Ryan Nelsen, the club announced on Sunday.
Seattle Sounders forward Obafemi Martins was named the Player of the Week on Monday for Week 24 of the 2014 Major League Soccer season.
The New England Revolution have signed United States international midfielder Jermaine Jones as a Designated Player after a blind draw conducted by Major League Soccer.