SANTA CLARA . (AP) - Blaine Gabbert of all people gave the San Francisco 49ers a big lift in a lost season.
MODESTO – Modesto Junior College Cross Country Team invites anyone looking for some exercise before their Thanksgiving Day dinner to participate in the 16th Annual Modesto Turkey Trot and Gobbler Walk on Thursday, Nov. 26, at the Tuolumne River Regional Park in Modesto.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Cam Newton threw three touchdown passes and ran for another score Sunday, and the Carolina Panthers took an important step toward securing home-field advantage throughout the NFC playoffs with a 37-29 win over the Green Bay Packers.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors found their offense in time to keep their perfect record.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Brad Keselowski was dominating at Texas, leading lap after lap and getting oh so close to a victory that would have given him one of the four championship-contending spots in the Chase for the Sprint Cup finale.
SHANGHAI (AP) - Russell Knox raised both arms in the air, closed his eyes and tilted his head toward the heavens as if he couldn't believe what he had just done.
SANTA CLARA . (AP) - While coach Jim Tomsula presented the 49ers' quarterback change this week as a chance for benched Colin Kaepernick to get a chance to "breathe," Kaepernick insists he's still preparing as he would a usual week and will support starter Blaine Gabbert on Sunday against Atlanta.
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) - The one-win Detroit Lions, looking nothing like the team that reached the playoffs last season, fired team president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew on Thursday and promised to bring in new leadership to put a consistent winner on the field.
SAN JOSE (AP) - Even at age 36 and approaching an impressive milestone, Patrick Marleau still has the speed that's made him so effective throughout his career.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane can finally focus solely on his NHL career after avoiding criminal charges in a rape investigation, with prosecutors ending a bizarre three-month ordeal that put one of hockey's biggest stars at the center of intense speculation and criticism.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - His appeals rejected, Matt Kenseth defiantly vowed Thursday to race as he always has and accused NASCAR of "unfairly" making an example out of him with a two-race suspension for intentionally wrecking Joey Logano over the weekend at Martinsville.
CINCINNATI (AP) - Andy Dalton plopped down in the chair and didn't even wait for the first question.
SEATTLE (AP) - The Seattle Mariners and Tampa Bay Rays didn't wait long to pull off the first significant trade of the offseason.
ALAMEDA (AP) - Oakland running back Taiwan Jones is in a good place these days, both from a mental standpoint and his role in the Raiders offense.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The San Francisco Giants declined their 2016 contract options on outfielders Nori Aoki and Marlon Byrd.
MONACO (AP) - David Goffin beat Novak Djokovic for the first time in his career on his fifth match point, winning 6-2, 3-6, 7-5 to reach ...
OAKLAND (AP) - Kevin Durant dealt with so much scrutiny when he decided to join Golden State last July, he keeps reminding himself of that and ...
DENVER (AP) - Madison Bumgarner was zooming around on a dirt bike during his team's day off when he hit a slippery spot and crashed.
PARIS (AP) - Maria Sharapova will find out the week starting May 15 if she can compete at the French Open, which starts two weeks later ...
MOBILE (AP) - Zach Veach had called Ed Carpenter Racing simply to check in on a fellow injured driver.
DENVER (AP) - Trevor Story has been tinkering with his swing to break out of a slump.
OAKLAND (AP) - Yonder Alonso and Trevor Plouffe homered, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 3-1 on Friday night.
LAS VEGAS (AP) - The Oakland Raiders wouldn't pay rent at a proposed tax-funded stadium they want to call home in Las Vegas under the ...
OAKLAND (AP) - Kevin Durant said he felt ready to play in Golden State's Game 2 playoff win a day earlier yet the Warriors opted ...
DALLAS (AP) - One day after saying his back was progressing, Tiger Woods had a fourth back surgery to alleviate pain and will go through another ...
OAKLAND (AP) - Cesar Valdez pitched in the major leagues for the first time in nearly seven years and the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners ...
ALAMEDA (AP) - The Oakland Raiders are making a commitment to one of the NFL's best players.
OAKLAND (AP) - They are "The Others," Golden State's tight-knit second unit of non-superstars. The backups, and a talented bunch, indeed.
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) - David Desharnais scored late in the first overtime to lift the Edmonton Oilers to a 4-3 win over the Sharks on Thursday ...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Jason Vargas has a new ligament holding together his crucial left elbow.