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Four charged with assault, disorderly conduct in Jets-Pats fan fight

AP<p>Four people have been charged with battery and disorderly conduct after an ugly incident between fans at Sunday’s Patriots-Jets game.<p>The New Jersey …

Harvin could play as soon as Monday

AP<p>Now that Seahawks receiver Percy Harvin has returned to practice for the Seahawks on Tuesday, the question becomes how soon he’ll play.<p>How about …

Why Orlando Scandrick Is Cowboys' Defensive MVP Through Week 7

Through Week 7 of the 2013 season, cornerback Orlando Scandrick is the Dallas Cowboys’ defensive MVP. That’s a bold statement and one that many likely figured impossible prior to the season, but the truth is that Scandrick has been playing excellent football for quite some time.<p>After the 2012 …

Things the Denver Broncos Still Must Improve

Through the first six games of the 2013 NFL season, it seemed like the Denver Broncos were going to steamroll through the league on their way to a Super Bowl victory.<p>That was, until they played the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday. The Colts spoiled Peyton Manning's return to the team he spent 14 years …

NFL

Report: Texans rookies were cut for smoking pot

Getty Images<p>In a development that will surprise no one, the Texans players who were unceremoniously cut by the team in the wake of Sunday’s loss to …

Steve Smith says Cam Newton has gone “from playing checkers to playing chess”

Getty Images<p>After a breakout rookie season, Cam Newton has struggled to find consistency over the past two seasons.<p>After a 1-3 start to the season, …

Source: Jets tipped officials on push

The New York Jets were aware of the New England Patriots' previous use of the illegal pushing technique on field goals, and they made sure Sunday's …

Chamblee apologizes for insinuating Tiger was a cheater

Former golf professional and current Golf Channel analyst Brandel Chamblee apologized to Tiger Woods via Twitter on Tuesday for insinuating that the world's No. 1 golfer cheated.<p>"Golf is a gentleman's game and I'm not proud of this debate. I want to apologize to Tiger for this incited discourse," …

10 Dating Lessons From the Government Shutdown

After 16 days of chaos, exhaustion, and bitter fighting, President Obama signed a bill last week officially ending the partial government shutdown. While we here at JDate.com, the premier online community for Jewish singles, were happy to see the eleventh-hour deal come through, we also noticed an …

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear Available for Pre-Order Starting Today | About Verizon

<b>UPDATE - Wednesday, October 9: The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and the Galaxy Gear will both be available online and in stores starting tomorrow, Oct. 10.</b><p>The Samsung Galaxy Note® 3 and the Galaxy Gear™ are available for pre-order from Verizon Wireless starting today. The Galaxy Note 3 will be available …

Josh Freeman to get chance to start

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- The Minnesota Vikings won't rush to make Josh Freeman their starting quarterback for Sunday's game against the Carolina …

Obama Picks Up Where Nixon Left Off: Running The Washington Redskins

The president has weighed in on the long simmering controversy over the “Redskins” name. Should they use it, should they not? He has suggested that if the public finds your name offensive, you should consider changing it. There’s almost nothing the public, or some segment, will not find offensive. …

Jets vs. Falcons 2013 final score: Nick Folk's field goal gives New York a 30-28 win

Geno Smith and the Jets survived after a second-half rally by the Falcons.<p>For the second time this season, Geno Smith led the Jets on a game-winning drive. Trailing by a point, Smith moved New York down the field, setting up Nick Folk for a 43-yard field goal to knock off Atlanta, 30-28.<p>The drive …

Adam 'Pacman' Jones Arrested on Disorderly Conduct Charge

Adam "Pacman" Jones has found himself on the wrong side of the law yet again, as the Cincinnati Bengals cornerback was arrested early Monday morning on disorderly conduct charges.<p>Ohio state patrol authorities pulled over a vehicle Jones was traveling in at around 2:30 a.m. on Cincinnati's State …

'King James' on the Court? Miami Heat Considering Using Nicknames on Jerseys

It got to the point last season when the Miami Heat's regular jersey seemed like the oddity.<p>That traditional top—white with red numbering and black trim—was often stashed away in favor of several other versions, including "White Hot" (all white other than black trim), "Deep Red" (an homage to the …

Basketball

Michael Vick Appearance Canceled: MMA Fighter Gordon Shell Will Call Off More Protests If NFL Player Competes In Cage Match (UPDATED)

Michael Vick will not be appearing at a Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant in York, Pa. He'd been scheduled to sign autographs there, for $75 each -- photos would be another $75 -- on Oct. 30.<p>But earlier this week, word got out in the animal advocacy community about the NFL player and convicted …

Usain Bolt renews Puma sponsorship

<b>Multiple Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt has renewed his sponsorship deal with German kit-maker Puma until after the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro.</b><p>The Jamaican, 27, has been with Puma since 2003, and last renewed what is considered to be the biggest sponsorship deal in athletics in 2010.<p>Bolt said …

Associated Press News

British players suspended by Fifa over match-fixing charges

<b>Fifa has issued a worldwide suspension to four English players pending the outcome of a court case into alleged match-fixing in Australia.</b><p>Reiss Noel, David Obaze, Joe Woolley and Nicholas McKoy all played with Melbourne-based provincial league team Southern Stars.<p>The players and coach Zia Younan …

Floyd Mayweather unfazed by 'joke' judge giving Saúl Alvarez a draw

Floyd Mayweather always knew he was the greatest boxer in the world. He says so most times he opens his mouth, which is a lot. Now Saúl "Canelo" Alvarez knows it and not even a rogue judge who saw them as equals here on Saturday night could spoil Mayweather's progress towards universal acceptance …

Beast mode: Marshawn Lynch, Seahawks steamroll 49ers

SEATTLE – Richard Sherman straightened his bowtie and scooped up a pair of footballs – souvenirs he collected from Sunday's 29-3 win against the San Francisco 49ers, the type of dominant win that showed that the balance of power in the NFC might have shifted completely to the Pacific …

NFL round-up: Seattle Seahawks thrash San Francisco 49ers, Miami Dolphins hold on against Indianapolis Colts

The Seattle Seahawks defeated the San Francisco 49ers 29-3 as Marshawn Lynch scored three touchdowns in a showdown of division rivals and two of the National Football League’s leading Super Bowl contenders.<p>The Seahawks’ defense limited the 49ers to 207 yards of offense and forced quarterback Colin …

Former Premier League official Mark Halsey warns pressure could lead to a referee committing suicide

Former Premier League referee Mark Halsey believes the pressure on top-flight officials could lead to one of them committing suicide.<p>Referees are under coming increasing scrutiny as a result of greater media focus as well as social media outlets, such as Twitter.<p>And Halsey, who retired from …

Malcom Floyd injured in solid fantasy game against Eagles

San Diego Chargers wide receiver Malcom Floyd was having a productive day in the Chargers Week 3 win over the Philadelphia Eagles before leaving in the third quarter with a neck injury. Floyd had five receptions for 102 yards. We bring you the fantasy implications here.<p>San Diego Chargers wide …