Michigan State's path to a spot in the initial College Football Playoff will need to go through the Big Ten championship game in Indianapolis, and that's the way coach Mark Dantonio thinks it should be.
Free boots for A&M cadet who shielded collie
A Texas A&M cadet is being rewarded for throwing himself in front of an out-of-bounds football player who was hurtling toward the school's collie mascot during last weekend's game.
Mayweather: Show's fights, pot use staged
Pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. said Tuesday that Showtime's "All Access" reality series, which follows him and his opponent during the training camp and buildup to their fight, is staged as a way to sell more pay-per-views.
Jones, Cormier fined for brawl in hotel lobby
The Nevada State Athletic Commission voted unanimously to fine UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier for their participation in a brawl on Aug. 4 inside the lobby of the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino.
Throwing error: Barkley record grows slightly
As Oregon State quarterback Sean Mannion inches closer to becoming the Pac-12's all-time leading passer, it looks like he needs 53 more yards than originally thought thanks to a recently discovered error in Matt Barkley's record.
Rodgers to nervous Packers fans: Just relax
Aaron Rodgers had a simple, yet direct message for Green Bay Packers fans who are panicking over the team's 1-2 record and the quarterback's own slow start.
Coach: Clemson C threatened after bad snap
Clemson coach Dabo Swinney says center Ryan Norton received threatening messages on social media after his bad snap in a loss to No. 1 Florida State last weekend.
Williams tells Eagles he's sorry for remarks
Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Cary Williams apologized to his coach and teammates for comments he made about the team's practice regimen after Sunday's victory over Washington.
Harrison signs deal, returns to LB-thin Steelers
James Harrison officially rejoined the Pittsburgh Steelers on Tuesday morning, signing a contract in the same building where he announced his retirement less than three weeks ago.
Past fuels Seahawks' Lynch to help others
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch, in a rare media interview, said Monday that most people told him growing up that he'd amount to nothing.
Tomlin, Harrison discussed domestic violence
With domestic abuse a hot-button issue in the NFL, Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin talked to James Harrison about his 2008 arrest for hitting his girlfriend before Pittsburgh brought back the veteran outside linebacker.
Longhorns' Strong dismisses ninth player
Junior offensive tackle Kennedy Estelle was dismissed by Texas for violating team rules Tuesday, becoming the ninth player kicked off the team by coach Charlie Strong this season.
Nadal's coach: Why woman as Cup captain?
Rafael Nadal's coach has criticized the appointment of a woman as the captain of Spain's Davis Cup team.
Witnesses: Bironas was driving erratically
A woman told a 911 dispatcher that former Titans kicker Rob Bironas was driving erratically just before his SUV crashed.
Cutler strikes early vs. Jets; Bears hold on
Jay Cutler threw two touchdown passes to Martellus Bennett, and the Bears took advantage of some early mistakes by the Jets before holding on for a 27-19 victory Monday night.