Devonta Freeman leads Falcons to another win

ATLANTA - Devonta Freeman scored three more touchdowns and the Atlanta Falcons remained unbeaten, romping to a 48-21 victory over the hapless Houston Texans on Sunday.
By Paul Newberry

No. 6 Clemson not worried about rankings

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney isn't focused on his team's rise up the rankings, even if it has others planning for the playoffs.
By Pete Iacobelli

Harvick dominates to advance in Chase

DOVER, Del. - Kevin Harvick dominated a race he had to win to advance to the second round of NASCAR's playoffs, while six-time champion Jimmie Johnson was a stunning elimination from contention.
By Dan Gelston

Jin wins Asia-Pacific Amateur, spot in 2016 Masters

Third-round leader Jin Cheng of China won the Asia-Pacific Amateur championship without hitting a ball on Sunday after the fourth round was abandoned due to heavy rain and high winds at Clearwater Bay Golf and Country Club.

Newton, Norman lead unbeaten Panthers past Buccaneers

TAMPA, Fla. - Cam Newton threw for two touchdowns and Carolina had four interceptions of Jameis Winston as the Panthers remained unbeaten with a 37-23 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday.
By Fred Goodall

Own worst enemy: Mistakes making it hard on No. 1 Ohio State

Turnovers and penalties. Bad throws and blown assignments. Third-down dysfunction and red-zone malfunctions. Ohio State is making life very difficult on itself.
By Ralph D. Russo

Shelby Miller ends 24-winless start drought

ATLANTA - Shelby Miller's drought-breaking win made the fourth-place Braves feel like celebrating.
By Charles Odum

Grillo wins Tour Finals finale

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. - Argentina's Emiliano Grillo made a 25-foot birdie putt on the final hole Sunday to win the Tour Finals-ending Web.Com Tour Championship.
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Silver Bluff game rescheduled for Oct. 26

Silver Bluff's football game at Ridgeland-Hardeeville has been rescheduled for Monday, Oct. 26 at 6 p.m.

Warriors and Wolfpack play in game of the week

To think about the state playoffs, Grovetown must beat Greenbrier in the Game of the Week.
By Wayne Staats

Delayed games called off again

South Aiken's re-scheduled home game against Colleton County has been canceled. The game was pushed to 6 p.m. today, but Aiken County schools will be closed and there will be no athletic events.

Rangers win West; Astros clinch last playoff spot

ARLINGTON, Texas — Cole Hamels and the Texas Rangers clinched the AL West title on the last day of the regular season. Hamels pitched a three-hitter and the Rangers beat the Angels 9-2 on Sunday.

Gritty Fever top Lynx in Game 1 of WNBA Finals

MINNEAPOLIS - Briann January had 19 points and six assists and the Indiana Fever stole home-court advantage in the WNBA Finals with a 75-69 victory over the Minnesota Lynx in Game 1 on Sunday.
By Jon Krawczynski

Georgia sticking with Lambert as starting QB

Georgia coach Mark Richt says he's sticking with Greyson Lambert as the starting quarterback.

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