Pro Sports

Newman's late pass dooms Gordon at Phoenix

Failing to advance with Jeff Gordon were Brad Keselowski, Matt Kenseth and Carl Edwards.

Chiefs rally to 17-13 win over bumbling Bills

Kansas City improved to 6-1 in its past seven games since opening the season with two losses.

Eight weeks into season, Chiefs wideouts still without a touchdown

The Chiefs are the first team since the Cleveland Browns in 2009 to go through their first eight games without a wide receiver catching a touchdown pass. The Browns actually made it nine games without such a score, a mark the Chiefs could match in Sunday's game at Buffalo.

Rams running back Zac Stacy stays patient despite lack of reps

St. Louis running back Zac Stacy's lack of participation was glaring last week at San Francisco. He was the only player the Rams (3-5) didn't use in a 13-10 victory.

Ray Rice's NFL suspension hearing concludes after 2 days

A hearing for Ray Rice appealing his NFL suspension concluded Thursday after two days and testimony from the former running back and the head of the league.

Cavaliers not clicking, off to rough 1-3 start

Just a week into the season, the Cavaliers have major chemistry issues, a motionless offense and defensive holes they might not be able to address without making a trade or two.

Ex-brewery executive, lawyer to weigh options for St. Louis football stadium

Remodeling the St. Louis football stadium to meet NFL standards could cost as little as $2oo million or as much as $700 million.

SEC loaded with talented, sizable running backs

The SEC is full of large bodies this season to carry the ball down the field.

Chiefs sign fullback Sherman to extension

The Kansas City Chiefs have extended Anthony Sherman's contract, which will pay the fullback $7 million.

Rams' Robert Quinn picks up 5 sacks in 3 games

The St. Louis Rams mustered just one sack in their first five games. In the last three contests, they've piled up 14 — and Quinn has six of them.

Sports Illustrated makes Michael Sam a Sportsman finalist

Former Missouri football player Michael Sam is surprised by the nomination.

Royals win 3 Gold Gloves, Molina earns 7th

All those snazzy plays by Alex Gordon, Eric Hosmer and Salvador Perez earned them more than tips of the hat from their Kansas City teammates. The Royals trio wound up snagging Gold Gloves, too.

Blues win 6th straight, beat Devils 1-0

Red-hot Vladimir Tarasenko scored a power-play goal early in the third period, and the St. Louis Blues extended their winning streak to six games with a 1-0 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night.

Vikings' Peterson avoids jail in plea agreement

It is not clear how the plea deal will affect his playing status or whether he might be subject to a new NFL policy that calls for a unpaid, six-game suspension for a first domestic violence offense.

U.S. prosecutors: A-Rod paid cousin to be quiet

Federal prosecutors said Rodriguez made four wire payments totaling $900,000 between June 2013 and September 2013 to settle a threatened lawsuit by Yuri Sucart, who had worked as Rodriguez's personal assistant.

Blues outlast Rangers, win 5th straight

Vladimir Tarasenko scored in the third round of the shootout, and the St. Louis Blues stretched their winning streak to five with a 4-3 victory over the New York Rangers on Monday night.

Defense gets Rams back on their feet

A disruptive defense St. Louis had been waiting for all season led the way in an unexpected 13-10 victory at San Francisco on Sunday. The Rams had eight sacks and came up with the big goal-line stand at the finish, making up for an offense that mustered just 193 yards.

Kansas City Chiefs' Jamaal Charles hopes to follow in Priest Holmes' footprints

Priest Holmes was inducted into the franchise Hall of Fame two weeks after Jamaal Charles passed him for first place on the Chiefs' career rushing list.

COMMENTARY: Are there double standards for Keselowski?

For the second time in four races, Brad Keselowski was attacked in a post-race fracas because his aggressive driving upset someone.

Kaepernick fumbles into end zone as Rams win 13-10

St. Louis (3-5) remains in last place, but the Rams have had plenty to say about the division race, upsetting Seattle and San Francisco in the past three weeks.