CHASKA, Minn. - With stakes at the Ryder Cup so high, the players are under plenty of pressure. Danny Willett's focus faltered a bit Wednesday during practice at Hazeltine National Golf Club. This wasn't a case of rookie nerves, though.
The San Francisco Giants and Augusta GreenJackets announced Wednesday a two-year extension to the current player development contract through the 2018 season.
The Atlanta Falcons have scored touchdowns on eight of their past 10 trips inside the opponents' 20-yard line. That's a major improvement from last year's struggles and a slow start this season.
ATHENS, Ga. - Tennessee coach Butch Jones on Wednesday said his team is preparing as if Nick Chubb will play Saturday in Sanford Stadium.
CHASKA, Minn.- The first awkward moment for Tiger Woods at the Ryder Cup came when he lined up to get into the U.S. team picture. Oops, sorry Tiger, only players are allowed.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Tony Stewart is at peace with however his final season in NASCAR comes to an end.
MIAMI - Somber Miami Marlins players and personnel escorted a hearse carrying the body of star pitcher Jose Fernandez from the team's ballpark Wednesday.
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves are giving themselves plenty of reasons to be hopeful about 2017, from a surging offense to improved young pitching. All of it was on display Wednesday night in a 12-2 rout of the Philadelphia Phillies.
The continuing evolution of spread and no-huddle offenses in college football is changing the way some coaches measure defensive success.
HOUSTON - J.J. Watt is out until at least December and could miss the rest of the season with an injured back, leaving the Texans searching for ways to deal with the loss of the NFL's best defensive player.