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Steelers hold off Chiefs on Boswell's 6 field goals, 18-16

Published Jan. 15 2017

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Who needs to reach the end zone when you have Le'Veon Bell chewing up yards...

Clutch Rodgers leads Packers past rallying Cowboys, 34-31

Published Jan. 15 2017

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - This time it was a catch, and another win for the Green Bay Packers.

Patriots advance to AFC title game for sixth straight season with win over Houston

Published Jan. 14 2017

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - The New England Patriots are headed back to a familiar spot: the AFC championship game.


Atlanta Falcons move on to NFC title game, beating Seattle 36-20

Published Jan. 14 2017

Matt Ryan looked very much like an MVP, and the Atlanta Falcons are headed to the NFC championship game.

Arrieta, Harper, Machado, Britton get big-money deals

Published Jan. 13 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta, Washington star Bryce Harper and Baltimore standouts Manny Machado and Zach...

ESPN: Chargers plan to announce move to LA

Published Jan. 11 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - The deadline for the San Diego Chargers to exercise their option to relocate to Los Angeles...

10 things to know for Thursday

Published Jan. 11 2017

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:

Rodgers works Hail Mary magic, Packers beat Giants 38-13

Published Jan. 8 2017

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - Aaron Rodgers, master of the Hail Mary pass, struck again in another big moment.

"Big Three" power Steelers by Dolphins 30-12

Published Jan. 8 2017

Le'Veon Bell spent the last two Januarys watching helplessly while the Pittsburgh Steelers tried to make a deep postseason run...

Gerald Wilkins headlines Greater Chattanooga Sports Hall of Fame class [photos]

Published Jan. 8 2017

Coming to the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga after one year at a Missouri junior college, Gerald Wilkins quickly proved...

Rumbling again, Thomas Rawls leads Seattle past Detroit 26-6

Published Jan. 7 2017

SEATTLE (AP) - The formula that has led the Seattle Seahawks to unmatched success over the past five seasons returned.

Texans win in playoffs against Oakland 27-14

Published Jan. 7 2017

HOUSTON (AP) - Brock Osweiler finally looked like the player Houston spent $72 million on, throwing for a touchdown and...


Chattanooga Football Club 'couldn't be happier' about special February matches at Finley [video]

Published Jan. 4 2017

Years ago, the Chattanooga Football Club chose to operate at a loss with dreams of a big outcome down the...

Jake Mauer to manage Lookouts in 2017

Published Jan. 4 2017

The Chattanooga Lookouts announced Tuesday that Jake Mauer will manage the Class AA baseball team in its third season as...

U.S. Men's National Soccer Team to play February friendly at Finley [video]

Published Jan. 3 2017

The United States Soccer Association announced Tuesday that the men's national team will play Jamaica in a friendly match on...

49ers confirm head coach Chip Kelly has been fired with GM Trent Baalke

Published Jan. 1 2017

San Francisco general manager Trent Baalke has been fired and coach Chip Kelly is meeting with team CEO Jed York...

Chargers fire coach Mike McCoy after 2nd last-place finish

Published Jan. 1 2017

The San Diego Chargers have fired Mike McCoy following a second straight last-place finish in the AFC West and a...

Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak stepping down for health reasons

Published Jan. 1 2017

Broncos players confirm head coach Gary Kubiak says he's stepping down for health reasons.

Matt Ryan bolsters MVP bid, leads Falcons past Saints 38-32

Published Jan. 1 2017

Matt Ryan bolstered his MVP credentials with a brilliant first half Sunday, throwing four touchdown passes to lead the Atlanta...

Titans win 24-17 over Houston in season finale

Published Jan. 1 2017

The Houston Texans are going into the playoffs with their quarterback situation unsettled once again, this time a combination of...

Titans say Marcus Mariota had surgery for broken leg today

Published Dec. 28 2016

Tennessee quarterback Marcus Mariota has had surgery for his broken right leg, and Titans officials say the procedure is 'considered...


Steelers win AFC North after rallying by Ravens 31-27

Published Dec. 25 2016

PITTSBURGH (AP) - The Pittsburgh Steelers rode Ben Roethlisberger's right arm and Antonio Brown's left arm to the AFC North...

Texans clinch AFC South with win over Bengals; eliminate Titans from playoff contention

Published Dec. 24 2016

HOUSTON (AP) - Tom Savage threw for 176 yards in his first career start and the Cincinnati Bengals missed a...