LONDON - Tuesday marks the 1-month countdown to the start of the Winter Olympics in Sochi, a defining moment on the world stage for Russia and Vladimir Putin.
INDIANAPOLIS - The Indianapolis Colts had all the Luck - at least once the second half started.
Playing football at Michigan got Joe Holland more than an education.
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. - There will be a funeral amid the celebration after the BCS championship game on Monday night.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - James Franklin wanted to savor Vanderbilt's bowl win.
FRISCO, Texas - From Fargo to Frisco again, and a perfect championship ending for senior quarterback Brock Jensen and coach Craig Bohl at North Dakota State.
LAKE FOREST, Ill. - If the Bears make changes this offseason, it will not be at quarterback.
Sometimes it's not who's hot, but who's healthy that matters in the playoffs.
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. - It's the spread, or smashmouth. It's about big passing numbers, or off-the-charts run stats.
Penn State is ready to move on without Bill O'Brien and expects to hire a successor within days, not weeks.
For the seventh consecutive season, at least one NFL team will be forced to play a playoff game at the stadium of an opponent with a worse record.
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. - Ohio State's Urban Meyer has never had any issue acclimating to the biggest stages in college football. Clemson's Dabo Swinney is sounding like someone who's getting comfortable under the brightest lights as well.
PASADENA, Calif. - Connor Cook passed for a career-high 332 yards and hit Tony Lippett with a tiebreaking 25-yard touchdown pass early in the fourth quarter, leading No. 4 Michigan State to a 24-20 victory over No. 5 Stanford on Wednesday night in the 100th Rose Bowl.
There's only one road favorite for this weekend's wild-card games, and it's the team that lost - barely - in last February's Super Bowl. That the San Francisco 49ers are favored at Lambeau Field might be shocking to some. It shouldn't be.
ATLANTA - Dave Martin, a longtime Associated Press photographer based in Montgomery, Ala., died after collapsing on the Georgia Dome field after the Chick-fil-A Bowl on Tuesday night.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. - The Southeastern Conference's efforts to upgrade men's basketball remain a work in progress.
Michael Sam could've taken the - well, not the easy, but certainly the easier - way out by staying mum on his sexual orientation, at least until after the NFL draft.
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. - The brightest lights that interest Jimmy Walker are found in another galaxy through his high-powered telescope.
SOCHI, Russia - All the gloom and grim talk leading to the Sochi Olympics at last gave way to more uplifting things.
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. - The wind was so strong, the conditions so demanding, that Jimmy Walker felt like Saturday at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am was competing against the golf course instead of the rest of the field.