• Peterson may remain out of commission if Vikings are out of contention
Peterson may remain out of commission if Vikings are out of contention

The Vikings have lost six of their last seven games after a 5-0 start. "I'm not going to get into details about that but my vision is making it to the playoffs". However, you haven't seen him on the field because he hasn't been healthy enough to play yet. "So we'll just play it by ear ", Peterson said, via the St.

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  • Pakistan International Airlines Crash: 48 Presumed Dead After Plane Goes Down
Pakistan International Airlines Crash: 48 Presumed Dead After Plane Goes Down

The Pakistani Army reported that 21 bodies have so far been recovered from the site of the crash. Pakistan International Airlines said that the ATR-42 aircraft carrying around 40 passengers and crew lost touch with the control tower and that all resources are being mobilized.

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  • Mayfield, Oklahoma top Oklahoma St. 38-20 to win Big 12
Mayfield, Oklahoma top Oklahoma St. 38-20 to win Big 12

He smiled as he walked off the field, but he was not in the game for Oklahoma's next possession. FILE - In this October 29, 2016, file photo, Texas running back D'Onta Foreman (33) runs past Baylor safety Chance Waz (18) during the first half on a NCAA college football game, in Austin, Texas.

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  • Brown scores 3 TDs for Steelers in 28-7 win over Colts
Brown scores 3 TDs for Steelers in 28-7 win over Colts

I know Ladarius' (catches) were down the sideline, but for him to make those plays, the confidence (they built). They helped their playoff chances with a second straight win. The Steelers are in a much better position this year than they were seven years ago, and Big Ben has many more weapons at his disposal, as well. Green, who's struggled m...

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  • Steelers end Giants' winning streak at 6 in 24-14 victory
Steelers end Giants' winning streak at 6 in 24-14 victory

With trips to Buffalo and Cincinnati each of the next two weeks, Pittsburgh could easily be riding a five-game winning streak for its matchup with the Ravens on Christmas Day. For months, the Ferrari remained up on blocks as Green went through a slow, methodical rehab from off-season ankle surgery that forced him to spend the first two months of ...

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  • Conor McGregor says boxing license has Floyd Mayweather running scared
Conor McGregor says boxing license has Floyd Mayweather running scared

I've got some other boxing opportunities and potential opponents in mind, some previous Floyd opponents. There's two world titles in my house". "I have been hearing a lot about this Conor McGregor situation and I got to thinking - you know what?" I see articles.

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  • Rosberg's battle with Verstappen 'brave'
Rosberg's battle with Verstappen 'brave'

Hamilton did this by driving to within the full parameters of his Mercedes auto, but also ensuring Rosberg was unable to pass. Mercedes took a dim view of his tactics however, as they feared it would cost the team a victory. And I'd have been surprised and disappointed if he had done anything else. Despite defying Mercedes' orders, the three-time...

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  • Glenn Maxwell ready for Carty party
Glenn Maxwell ready for Carty party

Maxwell claimed Wade should be batting below him at seven and when asked why that was not the case, he replied: "Because he's captain and he chooses the batting order". "To not get picked was a little bit disappointing". After being dropped for this year's tours of Sri Lanka and South Africa, he faces a tough task to break back into the side afte...

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  • Death toll in warehouse fire rises to 24, with more expected
Death toll in warehouse fire rises to 24, with more expected

He told a press briefing the death toll would likely rise in what fire officials called the deadliest blaze in the city's history. "There is a large majority of that building that has not been searched", Reed said, pointing out that some of the 25 missing people may be among the nine confirmed victims.

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  • Beltran reaches deal with Astros, $16M for 1 year
Beltran reaches deal with Astros, $16M for 1 year

The Astros will now reap the benefits of Beltran's big bat, and Beltran will attempt to make at least one more run at the championship ring that has eluded him. A nine-time All-Star, including last season at the age of 39, Beltran will likely serve as the Astros' designated hitter going forward with the club's outfield comprised of Nori Aoki, Geo...

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  • Caldwell-Pope scores 25 as balanced Pistons beat Celtics
Caldwell-Pope scores 25 as balanced Pistons beat Celtics

The Celtics made 15 of 42 (!) shots from beyond the arc in this game. "But again, if you're playing a team that feels good about themselves, which they do, and is physical, you've got to really get in their airspace". Ish Smith finished the game with 14 points, three assists and one rebound . Out West, the L.A. Lakers embarked on their second f...

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  • Oregon fires Mark Helfrich after 4-8 season
Oregon fires Mark Helfrich after 4-8 season

This is the first time in 40 years that OR has fired its football coach. Many believe this wasn't just because OR lost their fourth straight game to a very good Husky team, but it was the way that the Ducks were completely dismantled (to the likes of which numerous OR faithful had not witnessed in their lifetime).

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  • Peaty up for SPOTY for third year running
Peaty up for SPOTY for third year running

The world number one capped off a stunning year in which he clinched his second Wimbledon title, second Olympic gold and first World Tour Finals title. Nick Skelton (Equestrian ) - After winning gold as part of the show jumping team at London 2012. At the age of 58 and in his seventh Olympic Games, Skelton won his second Olympic gold medal when h...

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  • Woods 'not dead', says itching to return in Bahamas
Woods 'not dead', says itching to return in Bahamas

Woods' journey to try and return to the game's elite will be one of sport's most compelling stories in 2017. It will have been 465 days since Woods last competed, when finishing tied for 10th in August 2015 at the Wyndham Championship.

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  • Tiger and Jeter play golf, and only 1 of them is retired
Tiger and Jeter play golf, and only 1 of them is retired

Tiger Woods will play in his first competitive event in over a year at the Hero World Challenge this week, and he commented on his impending return Tuesday. " I'm not dead, I'm ready to go ", Woods was quoted as saying by the Guardian. "I can hit all the shots now, on call", he added. I was stunned at the way Woods played in the Masters after...

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  • Tiger Woods counts it a success that he's playing golf again
Tiger Woods counts it a success that he's playing golf again

It's about controlling it and how fast I can get in the flow. Eighteen of the game's leading players will tee it up in Albany , New Providence in the Bahamas where Bubba Watson will attempt to win the title he won by three shots over Patrick Reed last year but with six of the world's top ten in this year's field along with five others inside t...

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  • Tiger gets back to golf with questions about head, not body
Tiger gets back to golf with questions about head, not body

It was a tough time. "I had played feeling worse", he said. "I've got all the clubs that I've tested and I feel confident with", he said about his gear. Bridgestone was the longtime manufacturer of Nike Golf balls, including the One Black, used by Woods throughout much of his career. All I have to do is get ready to play golf .

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  • Agent compensation, international draft top MLB issues
Agent compensation, international draft top MLB issues

Union leaders and Major League Baseball negotiators will be back at the bargaining table Sunday in Dallas after a five-day respite. The officials spoke on the condition of anonymity because talks are ongoing. Ok, it's not the league's fault the free agent class pretty much sucks and there aren't going to be signings that make heads turn. The pl...

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  • MMA set for 'industry-redefining announcement'
MMA set for 'industry-redefining announcement'

The conference call is scheduled for 4 p.m. ET/1 p.m. PT on November 30. The other connection: each of the fighters, including Cerrone, have been vocal about the need for a fighters' union. Now, it remains to be seen what the announcement is going to be, as there is no additional info at this time. This is ominous. During Monday's edition of Th...

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  • Basketball: Warriors run rings around Pacers
Basketball: Warriors run rings around Pacers

It would be the Pacers' only lead, and it would vanish quickly. Klay Thompson got off to an incredibly rocky start this season but seemed to find his rhythm Monday night against the Indiana Pacers . And with all the movement on the floor away from the ball, players guarding Curry or Thompson have to make quick decisions on the pin down screens...

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