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Watson tosses 3 TDs as Texans get 1st win, 30-14 over Jags

HOUSTON (AP) — Romeo Crennel wouldn’t take credit for the Houston Texans getting their first win on Sunday after he took over as interim coach this week in the wake of Bill O’Brien’s firing. “Because we won the game everybody wants to say: ‘What did I do’? Well, the players are the ones who did…

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Baseball Hall of Famer Joe Morgan dies at 77

Hall of Fame second baseman Joe Morgan, a key member of the Cincinnati Reds’ famed “Big Red Machine,” died Sunday. He was 77. Morgan died at his home in California, a family spokesman told The Associated Press on Monday. He had struggled with various health issues in recent years including a nerve condition, a form…

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Mizzou’s Drinkwitz beginning to see his offensive vision come to fruition

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Eli Drinkwitz arrived at Missouri with a reputation for being one of college football’s brightest offensive minds. He first proved his chops during coordinator stints at Arkansas State, Boise State and North Carolina State. The last of those stops earned the often-brash, always-confident Arkansas Tech graduate a chance to lead Appalachian State,…

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A tale of two halves: Seahawks storm back to defeat Vikings 27-26

SEATTLE — By this point, Russell Wilson piecing together more late dramatics that ends with the Seattle Seahawks erupting in celebration seems almost expected. Another late drive. Another touchdown throw by Wilson. Another Seahawks victory. “I don’t know how anybody could ever be better than what he continues to show us in those situations,” Seattle…

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Colts’ defense can’t contain Mayfield in 32-23 loss to Browns

CLEVELAND — Bill Belichick was their coach and Nick Saban was on his staff the last time the Cleveland Browns were this good this early. Baker Mayfield passed for a season-high 247 yards and two touchdowns against the NFL’s No. 1 defense, Myles Garrett forced a crucial safety in the fourth quarter and the Browns held…

Chiefs’ matchup with Bills pushed back four days as league shuffles schedule due to COVID-19
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Chiefs’ matchup with Bills pushed back four days as league shuffles schedule due to COVID-19

  The NFL has juggled its regular-season schedule due to coronavirus outbreaks with the Tennessee Titans and New England Patriots. Nine teams are being affected, some over a period of weeks through Nov. 22: Kansas City, New England, Tennessee, Denver, Buffalo, Miami, the Los Angeles Chargers, New York Jets and Jacksonville. Kansas City’s game at…

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Chiefs’ franchise-record 13-game winning streak snapped with 40-32 loss to Raiders

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Derek Carr threw for 347 yards and three touchdowns, outplaying Super Bowl MVP Patrick Mahomes along the way, and the Las Vegas Raiders nearly shut out the potent Kansas City offense in the second half to rally for a 40-32 victory Sunday that ended the Chiefs‘ franchise-record 13-game winning streak. Josh…

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LeBron James vs. Michael Jordan

There is an amazing clip from ESPN’s The Jump in April 2018, the day after LeBron James’ fourth career postseason game-winning buzzer-beater — a 3-pointer that put his Cleveland Cavaliers up 3-2 in their first-round series against the Indiana Pacers. That gave LeBron one more postseason walk-off shot than Michael Jordan, who of course played…

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Baseball Hall of Famer Joe Morgan dies at 77

Hall of Fame second baseman Joe Morgan, a key member of the Cincinnati Reds’ famed “Big Red Machine,” died Sunday. He was 77. Morgan died at his home in California, a family spokesman told The Associated Press on Monday. He had struggled with various health issues in recent years including a nerve condition, a form…