Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler agreed with coach Marc Trestman's assertion that he needs to play better, and admitted "you can definitely feel the pressure" mounting at Halas Hall from the team's disappointing 3-6 start.
After admitting on Tuesday that he was thinking about life after basketball as it pertained to his playing schedule this season, Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose says he does not understand why so many people got upset by his comments.
Welterweight titleholder Manny Pacquiao is in the final preparations for his upcoming defense against junior welterweight titlist Chris Algieri, but he made it very clear what he wants next should he be victorious.
NBPA chief Michele Roberts questioned several of the principles that have governed owner-player relations for decades, objecting to a salary cap while making clear she'd push for significantly more than a 50-50 split of basketball-related income.
Panthers quarterback Cam Newton, while acknowledging Wednesday that he's not 100 percent, said his right foot was fine and not injured as a result of compensating for soreness in his left ankle that was surgically repaired in March.