Pro Sports

No home field advantage for Rams in London

Players on the Rams hope to gain fans at their game in London Sunday, while not forgetting that the opposing Patriots have one of the largest international fan bases in the NFL.

Sporting KC beats Union to win Eastern Conference

Sporting KC opens the two-leg conference semifinals on the road Nov. 3 or 4 against an opponent yet to be determined.


Kansas City Chiefs have rough history of starting quarterbacks

Kansas City has been reluctant to take a quarterback early in the NFL draft.

Lost bet means D.C. flying St. Louis flag for a day

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray and St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay made the flag-flying wager during baseball's National League Division Series between the Washington Nationals and the St. Louis Cardinals.

Cardinals players reflect after NLCS collapse

Cardinals players cleaned out their lockers Tuesday at an empty stadium still adorned in anticipation of a World Series opener that won't take place in St. Louis.

Rams arrive in London for game against Patriots

The St. Louis Rams landed in London on Tuesday morning as they prepared to face the New England Patriots in the NFL's annual game held in England.

Giants eliminate Cardinals 9-0 in NLCS

The San Francisco Giants won their record-tying sixth elimination game of the postseason, beating the defending World Series champion St. Louis Cardinals 9-0 in Game 7 of the NL championship series Monday night.

Giants beat Cardinals 6-1 to force Game 7

The Cardinals struggled to score against Giants' pitcher Ryan Vogelsong in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series.

Packers give Rams first home loss in 30-20 victory

Aaron Rodgers went 30 for 37 and threw for 342 yards and three touchdowns against the Rams in their first home loss of the year. 

Cardinals forced to make another trip out West

The Cardinals know how hard winning the last one can be considering what this Giants team already did during these playoffs: winning three straight on the road at Cincinnati in the division series after falling behind 2-0.

Big changes from last year for Carl Edwards

There is no better example than Carl Edwards and Clint Bowyer of how fast the landscape can change in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series.

Rams' much-improved defense about to be tested

After the Green Bay Packers leave town Sunday night, the Rams head to London to get tested by Tom Brady and the Patriots. By then, there will be a better idea just how much progress the Rams' defense has made.

Giants shut out Cardinals in game 5

St. Louis suffered a 5-0 loss against the Giants in game five of the NL championship series. The Cardinals still have a 3-2 lead. 

Cardinals beat Giants to take 3-1 lead in NLCS

St. Louis Cardinals roughed up Tim Lincecum and the San Francisco Giants in an 8-3 rout Thursday night in St. Louis.

Tigers rout Yankees to sweep American League championship series

Detroit advanced to the World Series by beating the New York Yankees 8-1 Thursday for a four-game sweep of the AL championship series.

Cardinals' success could aid anti-crime effort

The city gains about $400,000 for every postseason home game.

Cardinals edge Giants after long rain delay, take 2-1 lead in NLCS

The Cardinals beat the Giants 3-1 on Wednesday night after a lengthy rain delay. The Cardinals head into Thursday's NLCS Game 4 with a 2-1 series lead.

Four SEC football coaches facing the hot seat

The league that has won six consecutive national championships has more coaches on the proverbial "hot seat" than in any recent year, with potential openings at Arkansas, Auburn, Kentucky and Tennessee.

Rams' receivers picking up the slack in Amendola's absence

The team's leading receiver injured his shoulder against Arizona on Oct. 4, missed Sunday's loss at Miami and is expected to miss at least another three games. The Rams have had several other players pick up the slack.

Chiefs' GM Pioli under pressure after 1-5 start

The Chiefs are mired in 1-5 rut to start the season, and most of the blame for it has fallen on Scott Pioli who has struggled to endear himself to increasingly hostile Kansas City fans weary of losing.