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Seahawks rally for victory over Falcons

Published Oct. 17 2016

Russell Wilson's fourth-quarter magic helped the Seahawks survived a really strange game with a 26-24 victory at CenturyLink Field.

Marcus Mariota throws 3 TDs as Titans beat winless Browns 28-26

Published Oct. 16 2016

Marcus Mariota threw for 284 yards and three touchdowns, and the Titans held on to beat the Cleveland Browns 28-26...

Andrew Miller dazzles, Indians edge Blue Jays 2-1 in Game 2 of ALCS

Published Oct. 15 2016

Josh Tomlin baffled Blue Jays batters for nearly six innings and Miller, acquired just ahead of the trade deadline for...

DeMarco Murray reveals he was '95 percent' sure he'd go back to Cowboys, not Titans

Published Oct. 15 2016

The Eagles didn't get much when they traded DeMarco Murray to the Titans after his disappointing lone season in Philadelphia,...

Browns rookie QB Cody Kessler back and will start against Titans

Published Oct. 13 2016

Cody Kessler's back in the saddle. The Browns are hoping he can stay in it a while.

Cubs rally for 4 runs in 9th, beat Giants 6-5 to win NLDS

Published Oct. 12 2016

Javier Baez's tiebreaking single capped a four-run rally in the ninth inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the San Francisco...

Utley's single lifts Dodgers over Nationals 6-5 to force Game 5

Published Oct. 11 2016

Chase Utley singled home the tiebreaking run with two outs in the eighth inning after the Dodgers' bullpen faltered in...

Braves name Snitker manager for 2017, Washington joins staff

Published Oct. 11 2016

Brian Snitker finally was given his most-cherished prize for four decades of service to theAtlanta Braves.

Panik, Giants top Cubs 6-5 in 13 to force Game 4 in NLDS

Published Oct. 11 2016

They piled on Joe Panik at home plate in celebration, and just as has been the case so many times...

Bucs beat Panthers 17-14 on last-second field goal by Aguayo

Published Oct. 10 2016

Roberto Aguayo kicked a 38-yard field goal as time expired, and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers defeated the Carolina Panthers 17-14...

Indians top Ortiz, Red Sox 4-3, complete sweep, reach ALCS

Published Oct. 10 2016

Cleveland closer Cody Allen hung on in the last two innings, and the Indians beat the BostonRed Sox 4-3 Monday...

Nationals beat Dodgers 8-3 to take 2-1 lead in NLDS

Published Oct. 10 2016

Anthony Rendon and Jayson Werth homered, and the Washington Nationals moved within one victory of winning a postseason series for...


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...