FILE - In this Jan. 18, 2018, file photo, Jacksonville Jaguars Nathaniel Hackett offensive coordinator speaks with reporters after NFL football practice in Jacksonville, Fla. Jaguars have fired Hackett on Monday, Nov. 26, 2018, the day after the team's seventh consecutive loss. (AP Photo/Gary McCullough, File)
November 26, 2018 - 6:44 pm
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars sacked offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett and quarterback Blake Bortles one day after the team's seventh consecutive loss. Coach Doug Marrone fired Hackett and benched Bortles on Monday, making sweeping changes to one of the league's worst...
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Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton (14) walks off the field after possibly injuring his hand following a failed attempt to recover a fumble in the second half of an NFL football game against the Cleveland Browns, Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Frank Victores)
November 26, 2018 - 3:34 pm
CINCINNATI (AP) — Andy Dalton is out for the season with a thumb injury suffered in the Bengals' latest loss. Dalton hurt the thumb on his passing hand when he tried to recover a fumble in the second half of a 35-20 rout by the Cleveland Browns on Sunday. He was placed on injured reserve after more...
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November 26, 2018 - 2:13 pm
BURNLEY, England (AP) — The start of the English Premier League game between Burnley and Newcastle has been delayed by 30 minutes because of a medical emergency. Britain's Press Association said referees' assessor, Eddie Wolstenholme, collapsed in the tunnel and was taken to hospital. The Premier...
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Former MSU President Lou Anna Simon appears in Judge Julie Reincke's Eaton County Court Monday, Nov. 26, 2018, for her arraignment on four charges of lying to police related to the Larry Nassar investigation, in Charlotte, Mich. (Matthew Dae Smith/Lansing State Journal via AP)
November 26, 2018 - 12:13 pm
CHARLOTTE, Mich. (AP) — The former president of Michigan State University on Monday made her first court appearance since being charged with lying to investigators about what she knew during the investigation into sexual assault allegations against disgraced former sports doctor Larry Nassar. Lou...
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Notre Dame head coach Muffet McGraw, front, watches from the sideline during the first half of an NCAA women's college basketball game against Gonzaga in Vancouver, British Columbia on Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)
November 26, 2018 - 12:13 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Notre Dame and UConn remain the top two teams in The Associated Press women's basketball poll, setting up a 1-vs.-2 matchup on Sunday. Both teams faced deficits this past week in holiday tournament games before prevailing. The Irish needed to rally from 14 points down to beat No. 9...
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November 26, 2018 - 12:05 pm
Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer are the top three in the year-end ATP rankings for the first time since 2014. It is the seventh time that trio of tennis greats is 1-2-3 to close a season. Never before, though, had each spent some time in the top spot during the same year. For the 31-...
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In this undated photo provided on Nov. 26, 2018, by Seeker, Ben Lecomte swims in the Pacific Ocean. (Seeker via AP)
November 26, 2018 - 11:38 am
TOKYO (AP) — A French-American man has given up his attempt to swim across the Pacific Ocean after a storm broke the mainsail of his support ship, organizers said Monday. Ben Lecomte, who had completed about 1,500 nautical miles (2,780 kilometers) of the 5,000-mile (9,260-kilometer) journey, called...
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Gonzaga players hold the trophy after they defeated Duke 89-87 in an NCAA college basketball game to win the Maui Invitational, Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018, in Lahaina, Hawaii. (AP Photo/Marco Garcia)
November 26, 2018 - 11:03 am
Gonzaga is the new No. 1 in The Associated Press Top 25, leapfrogging Kansas after winning the Maui Invitational. The Bulldogs were third in last week's poll and moved ahead of No. 2 Kansas following Wednesday's thrilling win over former No. 1 Duke in the Maui title game. Gonzaga received 32 first-...
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Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Stefon Diggs (14) celebrates after catching a pass for a first down during the second half of the team's NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers, Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018, in Minneapolis. The Vikings won 24-17. (AP Photo/Bruce Kluckhohn)
November 26, 2018 - 12:43 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Once Kirk Cousins and the Minnesota Vikings took the lead on Green Bay, they played with a fierce refusal to let it go. They held onto the ball with the same determination. Cousins bounced back from his worst game of the season with 342 passing yards and three touchdowns without...
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Calgary Stampeders' Alex Singleton hoists the Grey Cup after the Stampeders defeated the Ottawa Redblacks during the Canadian Football League Grey Cup in Edmonton, Alberta, Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)
November 25, 2018 - 11:06 pm
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Terry Williams and Bo Levi Mitchell helped the Calgary Stampeders end their Grey Cup misery. Williams had a Grey Cup-record 97-yard punt return for a touchdown and Calgary beat the Ottawa Redblacks 27-16 on Sunday night after falling short the previous two years in the...
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