Baltimore, trying to move onward from the negative news their former running back generated, plays host to Pittsburgh in an early AFC North division tilt.
On Monday, after a video showing Rice punching his fiancee was released, the Baltimore Ravens cut the running back from their team and the NFL slapped the 27-year-old with an indefinite suspension.
Atlanta Hawks owner Bruce Levenson self-reported to the NBA a racially insensitive e-mail he wrote in 2012 and has agreed to sell the team.
The NFL season kicks off this weekend, featuring the 49ers and Cowboys, Broncos vs. Colts, and Chargers at Cardinals.
The Spartans travel west to meet the Ducks in one of the big college football games Saturday.
The defending Super Bowl champions welcome a perennial NFC championship contender to Seattle as the newest NFL season gets started Thursday night. Pundits give a slight edge to Seattle.
Debate about whether Tony Stewart could have done more to avoid Kevin Ward has become emblematic of some of NASCAR’s rowdy Southern roots,
The first black to play in what was then known as the US Nationals, Althea Gibson also played on the ladies professional golf tour.
The 2013 Heisman Trophy winner and Browns rookie will be writing a five-figure check to the National Football League for his transgression.
England's Lee Westwood and Kevin Chappell of the US are atop the PGA leaderboard after Thursday's first round action, with Rory McIlroy lurking.
It's the final major tournament on this year's pro golf tour. The PGA Championship in Louisville could also help some golfers reach the FedEx Playoffs and potentially a spot in the Ryder Cup.
California joins 19 other states that have imposed limits on physical contact in school football. Experts are sharply divided on how much can be achieved in a game that's 'inherently risky.'
Former NFL coach Tony Dungy faced a media backlash after saying that he wouldn't have drafted openly gay player Michael Sam. Yet many NFL fans seem to agree with Tony Dungy.
The Baseball Hall of Fame is honoring Babe Ruth during the 2014 season with a special exhibit. Here are some interesting facts about the 'Sultan of Swat.'
Major League Baseball's annual midseason break provides an opportunity to look back at the history of the "Midsummer Classic." Gauge how much of a baseball fan you are by taking our quiz.
LeBron James announced his return to the Cleveland Cavaliers in personal, wistful terms – unlike four years ago, in what many saw as a preening, self-absorbed production.
The case unfolding in a Los Angeles courtroom is more than a legal tussle between a feuding couple over the sale of an NBA team. Who gets to decide a person's mental incompetence is one key issue.
To replace a 'lost generation' of young US players, America's German coach, Jürgen Klinsmann, has had to look to his homeland to build tomorrow's stars at this World Cup.
The San Antonio Spurs put on a clinic in front of their hometown fans in soundly defeating the Miami Heat Sunday night at the AT&T Center to win their fifth NBA championship.
The World Cup highlights the gap in soccer interest between America and the world. But the gap is shrinking, and soccer-mad Portland offers a glimpse of what could lie ahead.
This item has been saved to read later from any device.
Access saved items through your user name at the top of the page.
View Saved Items
You reached the limit of 20 saved items.
Please visit following link to manage you saved items.
You have already saved this item.