• By USA Today   -   Dec 18, 2018

    BILLS PLACE MURPHY ON IR, SIGN 49ERS RECEIVER VICTOR BOLDEN

    The Buffalo Bills have signed receiver Victor Bolden off San Francisco's practice squad and placed running back Marcus Murphy on injured...

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  • Week 16 waiver wire pickups to help you win a fantasy football title By USA Today   -   Dec 18, 2018

    WEEK 16 WAIVER WIRE PICKUPS TO HELP YOU WIN A FANTASY FOOTBALL TITLE

    Packers RB Jamaal Williams, Bills WR Robert Foster could fill injury void in Week 16's fantasy championship matchups.

  • Redskins' Nicholson arrested, charged with assault & battery By USA Today   -   Dec 18, 2018

    REDSKINS' NICHOLSON ARRESTED, CHARGED WITH ASSAULT & BATTERY

    Redskins safety Montae Nicholson was arrested and charged with assault and battery and being drunk in public from a fight at a restaurant...

  • By USA Today   -   Dec 18, 2018

    COLTS PLACE STARTING DEFENSIVE LINEMAN ON INJURED RESERVE

    The Indianapolis Colts put starting defensive tackle Al Woods on injured reserve Tuesday

  • Chris Paul says teammate James Harden is the 'best offensive player' he's ever seen By USA Today   -   Dec 18, 2018

    CHRIS PAUL SAYS TEAMMATE JAMES HARDEN IS THE 'BEST OFFENSIVE PLAYER' HE'S EVER SEEN

    Houston Rockets point guard Chris Paul had some high praise for his teammate and reigning MVP James Harden after Monday night's win.

  • By USA Today   -   Dec 18, 2018

    CAEN SCORES DEEP INTO INJURY TIME TO BEAT TOULOUSE 2-1

    Midfielders Faycal Fajr and Saif-Eddine Khaoui both scored for the second straight match as Caen beat fellow struggler Toulouse 2-1...

  • Chicago Bulls-Oklahoma City Thunder scuffle spills into courtside seats By USA Today   -   Dec 18, 2018

    CHICAGO BULLS-OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER SCUFFLE SPILLS INTO COURTSIDE SEATS

    It's been a difficult season for the Bulls, and the struggles continued with a scuffle and blowout loss Monday night against the Thunder.

  • By USA Today   -   Dec 18, 2018

    SPORTS FIGURES' JAIL MUG SHOTS

  • Redskins safety Montae Nicholson arrested, faces misdemeanor charges after alleged assault By USA Today   -   Dec 18, 2018

    REDSKINS SAFETY MONTAE NICHOLSON ARRESTED, FACES MISDEMEANOR CHARGES AFTER ALLEGED ASSAULT

    Redskins safety Montae Nicholson was arrested early Tuesday on suspicion of assault and battery and public drunkenness, which are both...

  • Ibrahimovic re-signs with LA Galaxy as designated player By USA Today   -   Dec 18, 2018

    IBRAHIMOVIC RE-SIGNS WITH LA GALAXY AS DESIGNATED PLAYER

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic has signed a new contract with the LA Galaxy that will make him one of the club's three designated players

  • River Plate loses on penalties to Al Ain at Club World Cup By USA Today   -   Dec 18, 2018

    RIVER PLATE LOSES ON PENALTIES TO AL AIN AT CLUB WORLD CUP

    South American champion River Plate was upset by Al Ain FC in the Club World Cup on Tuesday, losing in a penalty shootout after the...

  • By USA Today   -   Dec 18, 2018

    NFL POWER RANKINGS: RAMS ARE NO LONGER THE BEST TEAM IN LOS ANGELES

    USA TODAY Sports' NFL power rankings following Week 15 of the season, with the Los Angeles Chargers looking like the best team the...

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  • Ex-Michigan Wolverines DE Rashan Gary to form sports agency, per report By USA Today   -   Dec 18, 2018

    EX-MICHIGAN WOLVERINES DE RASHAN GARY TO FORM SPORTS AGENCY, PER REPORT

    According to attorney Darren Heitner, top NFL draft prospect and ex-Michigan DE Rashan Gary's agency will be called "Rashan Gary Sports."

  • Blackhawks loan Jokiharju to Finland for junior championship By USA Today   -   Dec 18, 2018

    BLACKHAWKS LOAN JOKIHARJU TO FINLAND FOR JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP

    Chicago Blackhawks loan Henri Jokiharju to Finland for world junior championship

  • Analysis: Mike Pettine making strong case to keep leading Packers' defense By USA Today   -   Dec 18, 2018

    ANALYSIS: MIKE PETTINE MAKING STRONG CASE TO KEEP LEADING PACKERS' DEFENSE

    Mike Pettine is making a good argument that he should stick around on the next Green Bay Packers coaching staff.

  • Panthers' Rivera says his future up to owner David Tepper By USA Today   -   Dec 18, 2018

    PANTHERS' RIVERA SAYS HIS FUTURE UP TO OWNER DAVID TEPPER

    Panthers Ron Rivera says only Carolina owner David Tepper knows if he'll be back next year as team's coach

  • Doesn't take a mathematician to know Eric Reid's drug testing selection doesn't add up By USA Today   -   Dec 18, 2018

    DOESN'T TAKE A MATHEMATICIAN TO KNOW ERIC REID'S DRUG TESTING SELECTION DOESN'T ADD UP

    Eric Reid, who is suing the NFL for collusion, has been drug tested seven times since Sept. 27, and five of those were "random" selections

  • Dixon, Simmer, Wimbush win Comeback Player of Year honors By USA Today   -   Dec 18, 2018

    DIXON, SIMMER, WIMBUSH WIN COMEBACK PLAYER OF YEAR HONORS

    Kent State's Dixon, Dartmouth's Seth Simmer and Carson-Newman RB Wimbush win Mayo Clinic college football Comeback Player of the Year...

  • Strong defenses clash when Northern Illinois meets Alabama-Birmingham in Boca Raton Bowl By USA Today   -   Dec 18, 2018

    STRONG DEFENSES CLASH WHEN NORTHERN ILLINOIS MEETS ALABAMA-BIRMINGHAM IN BOCA RATON BOWL

    Northern Illinois and Alabama-Birmingham face off in the Boca Raton Bowl with defenses expected to be the strong points for both teams.

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  • New normal: Most recruits choosing to sign in December By USA Today   -   Dec 18, 2018

    NEW NORMAL: MOST RECRUITS CHOOSING TO SIGN IN DECEMBER

    College teams adjust recruiting strategies now that most seniors finalize college plans in December under early signing period