Pro Sports

AP source: Armstrong tells Oprah he doped

Lance Armstrong was stripped of all seven Tour titles last year following a voluminous U.S. Anti-Doping Agency report that portrayed him as a ruthless competitor, willing to go to any lengths to win the prestigious race.

Former Missouri standout Justin Smith set to return for 49ers

Justin Smith, a former standout at Missouri from 1998 to 2000, is expected to return to the field for Saturday night's NFC divisional playoff game between San Francisco and Green Bay.

Quarterback already a priority for Reid in Kansas City

The Chiefs' biggest area of need coincides with the most important position on the field, and is the biggest reason why the Chiefs went 2-14 last season.

Chiefs introduce Andy Reid as new head coach

Andy Reid was introduced on Monday at a packed news conference at Arrowhead Stadium, taking over a once-proud franchise that went 2-14 last season and hasn't won a playoff game since 1993.

Teen who used laser at Cardinals game on probation

Eric Bogard will face jail time if he violates probation before mid-June. He also must complete 20 hours of community service and pay the St. Louis Cardinals $500.

Bradford has two touchdowns to lead Rams over Bucs

Sunday's 28-13 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers kept the Rams' hopes for finishing above .500 alive heading in next week's finale at Seattle.

Charles' big game not enough to push Chiefs past Colts

Kansas City running back Jamaal Charles had 226 yards and a touchdown Sunday, but the Chiefs still lost 20-13 to Indianapolis.

Shooting case surrounding Chiefs' Belcher ruled murder-suicide

After reviewing newly released police reports, the Jackson County prosecutor's office formally ruled the deaths of Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher and longtime girlfriend Kasandra Perkins a murder-suicide.

Raiders shut out Chiefs

The Raiders (4-10) overwhelmed the undermanned Chiefs (2-12) to snap a six-game losing streak with a 15-0 victory Sunday in Oakland.

Peterson, Vikings rush past Rams

Minnesota running back Adrian Peterson ran for 212 yards, and the Vikings beat St. Louis 36-22 on Sunday, seriously damaging the Rams' postseason hopes.

Injury further opens wide receiver void for Chiefs

The Chiefs will be without leading wide receiver Dwayne Bowe for their game at Oakland, depriving them of their biggest downfield threat and only reliable option.

Rams' streak continues despite offensive struggles

Offensive inefficiencies have forced the defense and special teams to carry the load for the Rams, especially in the three-game winning streak they will take into their game against Minnesota on Sunday.

Special teams key to Rams winning streak

Coach Jeff Fisher likes his punt team's ability to help the Rams overcome their anemic offense by repeatedly "flipping the field" to help the defense.

Charles starring for Chiefs after tragedy

Running back Jamaal Charles is looking as good as ever, especially for a guy operating behind a patchwork offensive line for a team that's lost 11 of its first 13 games. He's also a guy running with a heavy heart.


Shields, Davis come to Kansas City as Royals

Former All-Star James Shields arrived in Kansas City along with Wade Davis on Wednesday after a blockbuster trade with Tampa Bay over the weekend that should instantly upgrade the Royals' rotation.

Bradford leads Rams to 15-12 win over Bills

On a cold, wet day in Buffalo, the Rams were able to steal a victory from the Bills and keep their playoff hopes alive. 

Browns win third straight game, roll Chiefs 30-7

A pair of Trent Richardson touchdowns and a 93-yard punt return by Travis Benjamin lead the Browns past the Chiefs. 

Rams' Bradford impressed by receiving core

After two seasons with some of the least impressive receiving corps in the league, the third-year quarterback sees his options increasing with each week.

Chiefs victory overshadowed by tragedy

Chiefs quarterback Brady Quinn is coming off one of the best games of his career, helping his team win for only the second time this season. But as with the rest of the Chiefs, everything in Quinn's world has been cast in shadow by last week's tragedy.


Chiefs beats Panthers at somber Arrowhead Stadium

Brady Quinn threw for 201 yards and two touchdowns, and Jamaal Charles ran for 127 yards in the Chiefs' 27-21 victory over their Carolina Panthers.