Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III admitted there will be times he tries to draw a penalty on players as he runs out of bounds. That wasn't how he drew two personal fouls on Dallas' Barry Church. And the tactic didn't work against Detroit.
Nike revealed on Thursday morning that the University of Oregon football team, which it sponsors and of which Nike chairman Phil Knight is an alumnus and its biggest booster, will wear pink cleats, socks, gloves and helmets for its home game Saturday.
A revitalized Austin Jackson delivered in manager Jim Leyland's revamped lineup as the Detroit Tigers built a big lead and held on this time, beating the Boston Red Sox 7-3 on Wednesday night to even the AL Championship Series at 2-all.
Adrian Gonzalez homered twice and Zack Greinke gave the Los Angeles Dodgers the clutch performance they needed in a 6-4 victory over the Cardinals on Wednesday that trimmed St. Louis' lead to 3-2 in the NL championship series.
Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez was back in the lineup for Game 5 of the National League Championship Series on Wednesday and will face Joe Kelly, the pitcher who broke one of his ribs with a pitch.
While almost a quarter of 26 anonymous players in an ESPN The Magazine poll think LeBron James will finish as the best ever, none of them want him taking the last shot if Michael Jordan or Kobe Bryant are on the floor.
Tony Dungy believes that Jim Irsay's perceived criticism of Peyton Manning just days before the four-time MVP returns to Indianapolis to play the Indianapolis Colts was probably strategically motivated.
Matt Holliday and pinch-hitter Shane Robinson hit the first home runs of the NL Championship Series, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-2 on Tuesday night to take a 3-1 lead in the best-of-seven matchup.