As of Tuesday, Dec 10, 01:40 PM CST
GM: Cabrera on target for spring training
Two-time reigning AL MVP Miguel Cabrera, who had surgery in mid-November to repair core muscles damaged by a groin tear, is "doing great" and will be 100 percent by spring training, Detroit Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski told reporters Monday.
http://espn.go.com/mlb/story/_/id/10114554/miguel-cabrera-detroit-tigers-ready-spring-trainingPosted 1 hour 35 minutes ago - 12/10/13 - Full Story
Oft-injured Prior retires, eyes front-office job
Mark Prior has decided to call it a career, the oft-injured pitcher told reporters at the Winter Meetings on Tuesday in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
http://espn.go.com/mlb/story/_/id/10114185/mark-prior-retiring-injury-filled-careerPosted 1 hour 53 minutes ago - 12/10/13 - Full Story
Jerry backs Kiffin: 'Nobody I would rather have'
Jerry Jones said he still has confidence in defensive coordinator Monte Kiffin on Tuesday, one day after the Dallas Cowboys' 45-28 loss to the Chicago Bears.
http://espn.go.com/dallas/nfl/story/_/id/10114414/jerry-jones-dallas-cowboys-owner-supports-defensive-coordinator-monte-kiffinPosted 1 hour 53 minutes ago - 12/10/13 - Full Story
Big Ben says he has 'no issue' with Haley
A loss that all but eliminated the Pittsburgh Steelers from playoff contention isn't all that left Ben Roethlisberger frustrated.
http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/10114117/ben-roethlisberger-pittsburgh-steelers-says-no-issue-todd-haley-offensive-coordinatorPosted 2 hours 17 minutes ago - 12/10/13 - Full Story
Trestman: Cutler remains Bears' starter
Chicago Bears head coach Marc Trestman reiterated after Monday's 45-28 victory against the Dallas Cowboys that quarterback Jay Cutler will return to the starting lineup when he receives medical clearance from the team's doctors.
http://espn.go.com/chicago/nfl/story/_/id/10113086/chicago-bears-coach-marc-trestman-maintains-jay-cutler-remain-starting-quarterbackPosted 10 hours 47 minutes ago - 12/10/13 - Full Story
Report: Kidd used '13-letter word' on Frank
Brooklyn Nets coach Jason Kidd allegedly used "a 13-letter word" against assistant Lawrence Frank during a blow-up at some point following the team's loss in Orlando on Nov. 3.
http://espn.go.com/new-york/nba/story/_/id/10112168/jason-kidd-brooklyn-nets-used-13-letter-word-assistant-rantPosted 10 hours 59 minutes ago - 12/10/13 - Full Story
Report: Broncos' Fox channels 'Johnny Drama'
According to the Denver Post, Broncos coach John Fox checked in under the name "Johnny Drama," the name of a fictional character from HBO's "Entourage" when he entered a North Carolina hospital for heart surgery last month.
http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/10112860/john-fox-denver-broncos-coach-checked-hospital-johnny-dramaPosted 12 hours 5 minutes ago - 12/10/13 - Full Story
McCown has 5 TDs as Bears bully Cowboys
Bears beat Cowboys 45-28 on Ditka Day
http://scores.espn.go.com/nfl/recap?gameId=331209003Posted 14 hours 26 minutes ago - 12/09/13 - Full Story
Chicago icon Ditka gets Bears jersey retired
Mike Ditka, who won a Super Bowl as a tight end for George Halas in 1963 and coached the Chicago Bears to a much more famous one in 1985, finally got his jersey retired Monday night in a halftime ceremony.
http://espn.go.com/chicago/nfl/story/_/id/10112315/chicago-bears-retire-mike-ditka-no-89-jerseyPosted 14 hours 54 minutes ago - 12/09/13 - Full Story
Source: Peterson likely out, but no surgery
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will not need surgery on his sprained right foot, but is unlikely to play on Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles, according to a person with knowledge of the situation.
http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/10112176/adrian-peterson-minnesota-vikings-unlikely-play-week-15Posted 15 hours 58 minutes ago - 12/09/13 - Full Story
Clowney gets ticket for driving 110 in S.C.
Troopers say South Carolina star defensive end Jadeveon Clowney was ticketed for going 110 mph in a 70 mph zone on a South Carolina interstate.
http://espn.go.com/college-football/story/_/id/10111471/south-carolina-gamecocks-jadeveon-clowney-gets-speeding-ticket-driving-110-mphPosted 16 hours 10 minutes ago - 12/09/13 - Full Story
Jeter: Will miss Cano, not surprised he left
Derek Jeter said he congratulated Robinson Cano after the All-Star second baseman left the New York Yankees to sign a 10-year, $240 million free-agent contract with Seattle Mariners, "and I'll leave it at that."
http://espn.go.com/new-york/mlb/story/_/id/10112005/derek-jeter-new-york-yankees-miss-robinson-cano-not-surprised-leftPosted 16 hours 33 minutes ago - 12/09/13 - Full Story
Four QBs, two RBs named Heisman finalists
Four quarterbacks and two running backs were named Heisman Trophy finalists Monday.
http://espn.go.com/college-football/story/_/id/10111560/heisman-trophy-finalists-jordan-lynch-johnny-manziel-tre-mason-aj-mccarron-andre-williams-jameis-winstonPosted 20 hours 29 minutes ago - 12/09/13 - Full Story
Welker will be monitored after 2nd concussion
Denver Broncos coach John Fox said Wes Welker will be evaluated through the week, per the NFL's concussion protocol, and that the wide receiver's health "is what we're thinking about."
http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/10111190/wes-welker-denver-broncos-monitored-following-second-concussionPosted 21 hours 47 minutes ago - 12/09/13 - Full Story
Shanahan mulls sitting RG III for rest of '13
Mike Shanahan is still the coach of the Washington Redskins, but Robert Griffin III might not be the starting quarterback this week.
http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/10110834/mike-shanahan-washington-redskins-sit-robert-griffin-iii-rest-yearPosted 22 hours 10 minutes ago - 12/09/13 - Full Story
Fires, arrests blemish Spartan celebrations
East Lansing police say at least 15 people were arrested during a rowdy celebration of Michigan State's victory over Ohio State in the Big Ten championship game.
http://espn.go.com/college-football/story/_/id/10109673/dozens-fires-15-arrests-michigan-state-spartans-win-big-ten-championshipPosted 23 hours 34 minutes ago - 12/09/13 - Full Story
M's GM in defense: 'We've never deviated'
Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik, saying it required "a brief response," took measures to defend himself and his organization Monday after an article published this weekend portrayed the club and its front office as highly dysfunctional.
http://espn.go.com/mlb/story/_/id/10109484/seattle-mariners-gm-jack-zduriencik-defense-never-deviatedPosted 23 hours 40 minutes ago - 12/09/13 - Full Story
Peterson: No tears or Lisfranc injury to foot
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson said Monday that an MRI on his sprained foot revealed that no ligaments were torn and also ruled out a Lisfranc injury.
http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/10109996/adrian-peterson-minnesota-vikings-no-tears-lisfranc-injury-footPosted 1 day 16 minutes ago - 12/09/13 - Full Story
No tailgating parties at Super Bowl stadium
Forget about setting up that keg or buffet before this season's Super Bowl in New Jersey. There will be no tailgating, according to the game's committee CEO Al Kelly.
http://espn.go.com/new-york/nfl/story/_/id/10109826/no-tailgating-parties-super-bowl-stadiumPosted 1 day 34 minutes ago - 12/09/13 - Full Story
Top Cats: Zona is new No. 1; Syracuse 2nd
Arizona has moved up one spot to No. 1 in The Associated Press' college basketball poll, the Wildcats' first top ranking since 2003.
http://espn.go.com/mens-college-basketball/story/_/id/10109558/arizona-moves-no-1-ap-poll-syracuse-no-2Posted 1 day 57 minutes ago - 12/09/13 - Full Story
Halladay retires after 1-day Blue Jays deal
Two-time Cy Young Award winner Roy Halladay will announce his retirement Monday afternoon after signing a one-day contract with the Toronto Blue Jays, his former team.
http://espn.go.com/mlb/story/_/id/10108609/roy-halladay-retires-toronto-blue-jayPosted 1 day 1 hour ago - 12/09/13 - Full Story
DiCaprio to co-own electric race car team
Leonardo DiCaprio is getting into the race-car business -- electric race cars, that is.
http://espn.go.com/racing/story/_/id/10108913/leonardo-dicaprio-co-own-electric-race-car-teamPosted 1 day 2 hours ago - 12/09/13 - Full Story
Cards' Mathieu has torn ACL, source says
Arizona Cardinals rookie free safety Tyrann Mathieu "appears" to have an ACL injury according to coach Bruce Arians and will have an MRI on his left knee Monday morning, according to NFL sources.
http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/10108830/tyrann-mathieu-arizona-cardinals-torn-aclPosted 1 day 2 hours ago - 12/09/13 - Full Story
Peyton after win: Cold critics can 'shove it'
Peyton Manning had a pointed response Sunday to those who say his game suffers in games played in cold weather after he threw for 397 yards and four touchdowns in the Denver Broncos' 51-28 victory over the Tennessee Titans.
http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/10108612/peyton-manning-denver-broncos-tells-cold-critics-shove-itPosted 1 day 3 hours ago - 12/09/13 - Full Story
Sources: Halladay retiring Monday as Blue JayNext 25 >>
Two-time Cy Young Award winner and free-agent pitcher Roy Halladay will announce his retirement Monday in a news conference with the Toronto Blue Jays, having signed a one-day deal with his former team, sources confirmed to ESPN The Magazine's Buster Olne
http://espn.go.com/mlb/story/_/id/10108609/roy-halladay-retiring-monday-toronto-blue-jayPosted 1 day 3 hours ago - 12/09/13 - Full Story