Minnesota Vikings’ Everson Griffen Named NFC Defensive Player of Month
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings Everson Griffen has been named NFC defensive player of the month for October after recording 6 sacks in five games.
Red Sox Hire Tony La Russa as Special Assistant
BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have hired Tony La Russa to serve as a vice president and special assistant on its baseball operations staff.
Trio in England Squad for 1st Time for Germany, Brazil Games
LONDON (AP) — Tammy Abraham, Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Joe Gomez have been called up by England for the first time for friendlies against Germany and Brazil.
Lionel Messi Donates Money Won in Court Case against Newspaper
MADRID (AP) — The company that manages Lionel Messi's image rights says the player has donated more than $81,000 to the medical charity Doctors Without Borders .
Napoli Title Chances Take Hit with Ghoulam out for Months
NAPLES, Italy (AP) — Napoli's hopes for the Serie A title have taken a hit with the announcement that left back Faouzi Ghoulam has torn the ACL.
Falcons Activate LB LaRoy Reynolds from the Injured List
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons have activated linebacker LaRoy Reynolds from the injured list.
High School Football Coach Resigns, Citing Death Threats
MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio high school football coach has resigned after two seasons, saying he received death threats after his teams lost 18 straight games.
All Those Wins Add Up: Under New Rule, Dodgers Host Game 7
LOS ANGELES (AP) — All you fans who hated the rule that linked the All-Star Game to home-field advantage in the World Series, guess what?
WBC Orders Rematch of Yamanaka-Nery Bout over Drug Test
TOKYO (AP) — The World Boxing Council has ordered a rematch between Japanese boxer Shinsuke Yamanaka and Luis Nery.
Eagles Boost Run Game, Get Miami’s Jay Ajayi for Draft Pick
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The NFL-leading Eagles bolstered their running attack Tuesday, acquiring Jay Ajayi from the Miami Dolphins for a 2018 fourth-round draft pick.