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DeMarco Murray, Titans run over hapless Dolphins, 30-17

Published Oct. 9 2016

DeMarco Murray found room on the flanks and then shimmed for extra yards. Marcus Mariota kept scrambling up the middle...

Around the Region: Seth Eagleson's school record paces Lee runners' victory

Published Oct. 9 2016

Seth Eagleson broke his Lee University 8-kilometer record in pacing the Flames to victory Friday in the 39-team Queens Royals...

Indians hit 3 homers off Rick Porcello, top Red Sox 5-4 in ALDS opener

Published Oct. 7 2016

Francisco Lindor's homer capped Cleveland's three-homer rampage in the third inning against 22-game winner Rick Porcello, and the Indians held...


Cardinals capitalize on 49ers mistakes to win 33-21

Published Oct. 6 2016

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) - Drew Stanton threw two touchdown passes to Larry Fitzgerald in his first start in two...

For banged-up Mets, just reaching playoffs was a triumph

Published Oct. 5 2016

NEW YORK (AP) - The Mets should have been happy just to get to the postseason.

Madison Bumgarner pitches complete game shutout to lead Giants over Mets 3-0 in NL Wild Card

Published Oct. 5 2016

NEW YORK (AP) - Madison Bumgarner pitched a four-hitter in his latest postseason gem, Conor Gillaspie hit a three-run homer...

Encarnacion's 11th-inning homer lifts Jays over Orioles, into ALDS

Published Oct. 5 2016

Edwin Encarnacion hit a three-run homer in the 11th inning off Ubaldo Jimenez, and Toronto Blue Jays beat the Baltimore...

Manker Patten celebrating Ned Caswell's 20 years of leadership

Published Oct. 4 2016

The Manker Patten Tennis Club has a big celebration planned for Oct. 15, two decades in the making.

Vikings deny Beckham, mystify Manning in 24-10 win over New York Giants

Published Oct. 3 2016

Minnesota's defense denied Odell Beckham Jr. all night and forced two turnovers that led to 10 points, and the Vikings...

Texans get 27-20 win over Titans despite Osweiler's mistakes

Published Oct. 2 2016

Brock Osweiler has helped the Houston Texans to a 3-1 start.

Braves give Turner Field a rousing send-off in final game

Published Oct. 2 2016

Walter Banks posed for pictures, caught up with old friends and turned a bit wistful as he remembered all the...

Ryan, Jones set records as Falcons beat Panthers 48-33

Published Oct. 2 2016

ATLANTA (AP) - Matt Ryan shredded Carolina's defense, passing for a team-record 503 yards and four touchdowns, Julio Jones had...


Farewell to the Ted: Braves end 20-year run at Turner Field

Published Oct. 2 2016

Turner Field has aged well. It's got all the expected amenities of a modern big league ballpark, from luxury boxes...

Tigers move up in playoff race, beat Braves

Published Sep. 30 2016

Miguel Cabrera hit two home runs, Ian Kinsler and Justin Upton also connected and the Detroit Tigers moved up in...

Freddie Freeman's streak over, Braves rally past Phillies 5-2

Published Sep. 29 2016

Freddie Freeman's 30-game hitting streak ended when he struck out in the eighth inning of a tie game Thursday night,...

Phillies vets call team meeting after 12-2 loss to Atlanta

Published Sep. 29 2016

Pete Mackanin had to meet with reporters in the tunnel outside the clubhouse.

Freeman homers, extends streak; Braves beat Phillies 7-6

Published Sep. 28 2016

Freddie Freeman hit his career-high 33rd homer and stretched his career-best hitting streak to 29 games, helping the Atlanta Braves...

Freeman, Coleman lift Falcons past Saints, 45-32

Published Sep. 27 2016

Tevin Coleman rushed for three touchdowns, Matt Ryan passed for two TDs, and Deion Jones returned an interception 90 yards...

Indians clinch AL Central crown with 7-4 win over Tigers

Published Sep. 26 2016

The Cleveland Indians clinched the AL Central title Monday night, overcoming an injury to ace right-hander Corey Kluber in a...

Arnold Palmer, the King with a personal touch

Published Sep. 26 2016

William McGirt took his wife and infant son to Arnold Palmer's office at Bay Hill, wanting nothing more than a...

Belgium's Marino Vanhoenacker shrugs off trash talk, wins Ironman Chattanooga [photos, videos]

Published Sep. 26 2016

The 40-year-old veteran triathlete made himself at home in Chattanooga for the better part of September, then capped off his...


Legendary golfer Arnold Palmer dies at 87

Published Sep. 25 2016

Legendary golfer Arnold Palmer died Sunday night at the age of 87.

Raiders beat Titans 17-10 with offense not at Oakland's best

Published Sep. 25 2016

Assured at least a split in consecutive road games, the Oakland Raiders learned in a trip to Tennessee that their...