Tampering charges against the New York Jets have been filed for comments that team owner Woody Johnson made last month about New England Patriots cornerback Darrelle Revis, and the NFL is looking into the matter, an NFL official told ESPN.
Indianapolis Colts running back Trent Richardson missed Saturday's walk-through in Indianapolis and will miss Sunday's AFC Championship Game against the New England Patriots because of a family situation.
On the eve of the Australian Open, Novak Djokovic revived what he called his "little tradition" -- a moment where he stops talking about tennis, rises from the chair at his pre-tournament news conference and distributes chocolates to the media.
Deontay Wilder brought a heavyweight world title back to the United States for the first time since 2006 courtesy of a superb performance in a one-sided decision victory against Bermane Stiverne on Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Former NBA All-Star Stephon Marbury said the combination of his struggling basketball career, failing "Starbury" sneaker company and death of his father in 2007 led to a downward spiral that resulted in suicidal thoughts in 2009.
The power players in collegiate athletics enacted change at the NCAA convention, passing the first package of autonomous legislation, headlined by a full cost-of-attendance measure that will supplement student-athletes' scholarships.