ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) - It's a free country, so it makes no difference to Rex Ryan whether Colin Kaepernick continues to kneel in protest during the national anthem when Buffalo hosts the 49ers on Sunday.
OAKLAND (AP) - Whether it's going for the win with a late 2-point conversion instead of kicking the safer extra point or passing up easy field goals for fourth-down attempts, Oakland Raiders coach Jack Del Rio has been consistent so far this season.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Nevada took a giant step closer to becoming home of the Raider Nation on Friday, after state lawmakers narrowly approved a hotel tax increase that would put $750 million in public money toward an NFL stadium partly funded by billionaire casino mogul Sheldon Adelson.
ALAMEDA (AP) - Raiders running back Latavius Murray will miss his second consecutive game because of a toe injury, leaving rookies DeAndre Washington and Jalen Richard to split the majority of carries against Kansas City on Sunday.
CLEVELAND (AP) - When the ball disappeared over the outfield wall, Francisco Lindor raised his right fist and took off.
OAKLAND (AP) - A foot-long dark burn scar going from Mike Brown's right quadriceps down his lower leg reminds him each day of his good fortune.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A little past midnight in Game 5 of the NL Division Series, Clayton Kershaw emerged from the bullpen to pitch in relief for the first time in seven years.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Music blared louder than normal in the San Diego Chargers' locker room, and there was a sense of relief Thursday night after a victory over the Denver Broncos.
CLEVELAND (AP) - There wasn't a bench-clearing brawl.
CHICAGO (AP) - Best in the majors this season, the Chicago Cubs cleared their first big October hurdle. Now, they wait to see who's next.
From Cleveland to China, the message was clear on Wednesday: There is real hope of the NBA and its players getting a new labor deal done in the coming weeks.
One soaring dunk at a time, John Wall let everyone know that his surgically repaired knees are just fine.
ALAMEDA (AP) - For Oakland Raiders cornerback Sean Smith, a matchup against his former team is just business and not anything personal even if the Kansas City Chiefs didn't make enough of an effort to keep him this offseason.
COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) - Kevin Doyle scored two goals and the Colorado Rapids beat San Jose 2-1 on Thursday night to take the MLS overall lead and eliminate the Earthquakes from playoff contention.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Larry Baer left the ballpark in the sixth inning, and he remembers the exact moment because of the Kiss Cam on the scoreboard. The Giants CEO needed to get to Yom Kippur services at his synagogue by sundown Tuesday night, and San Francisco led the Cubs 5-2 at that point.
NEW YORK (AP) - A record six teams are paying baseball's luxury tax this season, led by the Los Angeles Dodgers at $31.8 million ...
NEW YORK (AP) - Hard-throwing reliever Aroldis Chapman completed his return to New York when the Yankees finalized his $86 million, five-year contract on Thursday.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - A video showing Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon punching a female student was released to The Associated Press on Friday.
NEW YORK (AP) - One tournament into his return was all Tiger Woods needed to strike a deal with Bridgestone to play its golf ball.
OAKLAND (AP) - Another spectacular passing performance earned Steve Kerr's postgame praise, yet there was little else the coach liked about his "heavy-legged," December-weary Warriors ...
FRISCO, Texas (AP) - If Dak Prescott hears the chatter about Tony Romo after his worst game as a pro, Dallas' rookie quarterback isn't letting ...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The entire Minnesota football team said Thursday that it is boycotting all football activities, which could include its bowl game, until it gets ...
SEATTLE (AP) - Russell Wilson threw three touchdown passes, Tyler Lockett had 130 yards receiving and a score, and the Seattle Seahawks won the NFC West ...
SANTA CLARA (AP) - The previous time the 49ers traveled to play quarterback Matt Ryan in Atlanta, the stakes were high.
ALAMEDA (AP) - Of the three remaining teams on the Oakland Raiders' regular-season schedule, left tackle Donald Penn might be most worried about this week's ...
SANTA CLARA (AP) - Not much has gone right for the 49ers during their second straight woebegone season.
IRVING, Texas (AP) - NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell isn't saying whether he's optimistic that San Diego and Oakland can keep their teams, while Indianapolis ...
NEW YORK (AP) - A person with knowledge of the meeting says baseball owners have ratified the sport's new collective bargaining agreement by a 29-1 ...
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) - Kevin Labanc scored the lone goal in four rounds of a shootout to give the San Jose Sharks a 4-3 victory over ...
MIAMI (AP) - The NBA and its players have agreed to keep the most lucrative era in league history rolling.