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Jets name QB Bryce Petty starter for rest of…

New York Jets head coach Todd Bowles said the team will start Bryce Petty at quarterback for the final four games of the season.

Baylor names Temple's Matt Rhule as new football…

Matt Rhule has been named coach at Baylor, where he takes over a beleaguered Big 12 Conference program after winning 20 games over the past two seasons at Temple

Will E-sports Be The Next Big Olympic Competition?

It wouldn't be easy to make video gaming the next Olympic sport, but it would add something important to the tradition.

Brazil anti-trust body says bids rigged for 2014…

Brazil's anti-trust body says several construction companies rigged bids for 2014 World Cup stadiums, driving up costs by overcharging for the work

The Latest: Sheriff defends probe of slain ex-NFL…

A sheriff in Louisiana is defending the investigation of a man who fatally shot ex-NFL player Joe McKnight during a road rage dispute

Reports: Nationals making progress on trade for…

The Nationals are making progress on a trade for White Sox ace Chris Sale, according to multiple reports.

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Thomas Bjorn appointed Europe's Ryder Cup captain for 2018

Thomas Bjorn is the first Scandinavian to captain Europe's Ryder Cup team

Yankees to retire Jeter's No 2 on May 14, last single digit

Derek Jeter's No. 2 will be retired by the New York Yankees on May 14 before a Mother's Day game against Houston, the last of the team's single digits, and a plaque in his honor will be unveiled in Monument Park during the ceremony

Klay Thompson scores career-high 60 points in…

Klay Thompson scored a career-high 60 points in three quarters as the Warriors beat the Pacers 142-106.

IOC: Rio Olympics were 'perfect imperfect games'

A few months after the closing ceremony in Rio de Janeiro, IOC officials have come up with a tagline for South America's first Olympics: "The most perfect imperfect games.''

Watson's trip to Heisman Trophy stage bumpier…

Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson acknowledges his trip to the Heisman Trophy stage has not been as free and easy as it was a year ago, when he finished third in the balloting

All in the family: Duke coach to face her own…

Duke coach Joanne P. McCallie is trying to treat Thursday's game against Elon like any other

Who's the MVP now?

The MMQB's Jenny Vrentas names her current picks for NFL MVP and coach of the year.

Field days, uh, nights, for Colts in 41-10 romp…

With their star quarterback behind center again, Dwayne Allen and T.Y. Hilton had field days against the New York Jets

English FA says scope of review into sexual abuse…

The English Football Association says its review of sexual abuse by youth soccer coaches is expanding and a new lawyer has been appointed

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The Green Bay Packers' trail of history

The MMQB got a Packers history lesson while traveling along the Packers Heritage Trail through the heart of Green Bay, WI. For more information about the tour, visit PackersHeritageTrail.com.

Klay's 60, Westbrook's triple-double run and a…

Plenty of points for Klay Thompson

Record-breaking night awaits as Madrid hosts…

It could be a night of records at Santiago Bernabeu Stadium on Wednesday

LEADING OFF: What to watch at the baseball winter…

LEADING OFF: Nationals try to close trade for White Sox ace Chris Sale at baseball's winter meetings; Melancon sets high-bucks bar for free-agent relievers

Charles Oakley stands by Jayson Williams side…

In a 60 Minutes Sports exclusive clip, retired NBA player Charles Oakley explains to Sports Illustrated's Jon Wertheim why he has helped former NBA All-Star Jayson Williams.

Klay Thompson scores 60 for Warriors in rout of…

Klay Thompson had an NBA season-high and career-best 60 points for the highest-scoring performance by a Golden State player in more than 42 years, and the Warriors whipped the Indiana Pacers 142-106 on Monday night

Dodgers keep free-agent pitcher Rich Hill with 3-year deal

The Dodgers have signed free-agent pitcher Rich Hill to a three-year contract after he went 3-2 with a 1.83 ERA in six starts with the team he joined at the trade deadline

Andrew Luck dominates with four TDs in Colts…

The Colts defeated the Jets 41-10 on Monday night thanks to a dominant four touchdown performance by Andrew Luck.

Melancon, Giants reach $62M, 4-year deal pending…

The San Francisco Giants say they have agreed to a $62 million, four-year contract with closer Mark Melancon, pending a physical

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Spurs stay perfect on road, rally past Bucks 97-96

LaMarcus Aldridge was credited for the go-ahead basket with 21.2 seconds left after Giannis Antetokounmpo was whistled for goaltending, completing the San Antonio Spurs' rally from 15 points down in a 97-96 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday night

2016 Heisman Trophy finalists announced

The Heisman Trophy, awarded to college football's outstanding player each year, will be awarded to one of the finalists on Saturday at the Downtown Athletic Club in New York.