FARMINGDALE, N.Y. - Two days after Patrick Reed broke the gavel during the ceremonial closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange, the former Augusta State star kept a clean card and shot 5-under-par 66 to share the lead with Martin Laird at The Barclays.
WAYNESBORO, Ga. - Fresh artificial turf will be under the feet of Burke County's football players Friday night when they play their home opener against rival Statesboro.
ORLANDO, Fla. - Running back Arian Foster had a 2-yard touchdown run in the Miami Dolphins' 17-6 win over the Atlanta Falcons on Thursday night.
CLEMSON, S.C. - Deshaun Watson doesn't need much more than his tight circle of family, friends and teammates when prepping for the season, even one where the Clemson quarterback could very well be the face of college football.
North Augusta junior defensive back DeJuan Bell returned two interceptions for touchdowns in the Yellow Jackets' 41-16 win over Lakeside.
MOSCOW - Russian President Vladimir Putin attacked the ban on his country from the Rio de Janeiro Paralympics as immoral and inhumane Thursday, while six Russian athletes launched a bid to compete at next month's games as individuals.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland - Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter arrived for a marathon appeal hearing against a six-year ban from soccer Thursday, pledging to accept the verdict of the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison and Green Bay Packers defensive players Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers met this week with NFL investigators looking into allegations linking them to performance-enhancing drugs, the players' union said Thursday.