Rams outlast Chiefs 54-51 in record Monday night showdown
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Even before the fourth lead change of the fourth quarter, well before the 1,001st yard of combined offense was tallied, the Kansas City Chiefs and the Los Angeles Rams already knew this was a classic.
AP All-America Watch: Tua's stretch run; Tenacious D-ends
The Associated Press has been honoring college football's best with an All-America team since 1925. The full three-team AP All-America selections will be unveiled in December.
TOP 25 THIS WEEK: Marquee matchups await holiday tournaments
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas coach Bill Self still remembers the time he met Al McGuire, the colorful Hall of Fame coach and broadcaster who led Marquette to a national championship more than four decades ago.
Tirico, Dungy, Harrison set to call Falcons-Saints
NEW YORK (AP) — When fans tune into NBC's Thanksgiving night broadcast of the Falcons-Saints game, they might do a double take. Rather than seeing Mike Tirico, Tony Dungy and Rodney Harrison in the studio for the pregame and halftime programs, those three will be calling the game.
For a game, calling Lamar Jackson's number kept working
Lamar Jackson ran 27 times and threw only 19 passes to win his first NFL start. That's not a typo. Filling in for injured quarterback Joe Flacco, Jackson ran for 117 yards in Baltimore's 24-21 victory over Cincinnati on Sunday.
Blues fire coach Mike Yeo, name Craig Berube as interim
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Amid a disappointing showing that fell well short of Stanley Cup expectations, the St. Louis Blues fired coach Mike Yeo a quarter of the way into the season and named Craig Berube as his interim replacement.
Rams honor firefighters, police for recent heroic actions
LOS ANGELES (AP) — After having the toughest two weeks of his firefighting career, Ken Roberts spent his first night off at one of the NFL's most anticipated games of the season.
Walker new NBA scoring leader, Hornets top Celtics 117-112
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The NBA's new scoring leader was determined his latest big night wouldn't go to waste. Kemba Walker scored 43 points, giving him 103 in his last two games, and the Charlotte Hornets battled back to beat the Boston Celtics 117-112 on Monday night.
Yankees get Paxton from Mariners for Sheffield, 2 others
NEW YORK (AP) — James Paxton spent the first two months of the 2016 season in the minor leagues after an awful spring training caused his demotion.
Column: Logano journeys from bullied teen to NASCAR champion
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Joey Logano's team headed to South Beach long before NASCAR's newest champion wrapped up his obligations at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Tagovailoa, Murray finalists for 2 college football awards
Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray, Alabama defensive tackle Quinnen Williams and Clemson defensive tackle Christian Wilkins were each named finalists for two of the nine awards to be presented Dec.
NBA fines Miami's Josh Richardson $25,000 for shoe toss
MIAMI (AP) — Josh Richardson's shoe toss was predictably costly. The NBA fined the Miami Heat guard $25,000 on Monday, one day after he threw one of his sneakers several rows into the stands midway through the fourth quarter of a loss to the Los Angeles Lakers.
Michigan's Higdon stokes hype, predicts win over Ohio State
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Michigan running back Karan Higdon pondered the question for a moment, smirked and glanced up at tight end Zach Gentry next to him.
Quite the contrast: Senator Manny vs Adrien Broner
NEW YORK (AP) — Dressed in a sharp gray suit and tie, Manny Pacquiao looked every bit the senator he is. It was his other job, though, that he was working Monday when the eight-time champion announced a Jan.
John Mara, Herm Edwards recall The Fumble 40 years later
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Every NFL fan of every team has that unforgettable moment. Pittsburgh's Immaculate Reception. Dallas' Hail Mary.
Orioles new GM Elias begins rebuild of worst team in majors
BALTIMORE (AP) — New Orioles general manager Mike Elias spoke excitedly Monday about rebuilding the worst team in the majors by drafting wisely, stocking the farm system and delving deep into the International market.
NFL will play game in Mexico City in 2019
NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL will return to Mexico City with a regular-season game next year. Less than a week after the league moved the high-profile Chiefs-Rams matchup from Azteca Stadium to Los Angeles because of the poor playing condition at the Mexico venue, the NFL and Mexico's president-elect confirmed the 2019 game.
Bye, bye Broad Street Bullies? Flyers don't have a fight yet
Hockey in the NHL is a far different game than it was 45 years ago, when the Broad Street Bullies ruled the ice with their fists.
Calgary bid for 2026 Winter Olympics iced by City Council
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Calgary's bid to hold the 2026 Winter Olympics is over. The City Council voted Monday to end the bid following last week's nonbinding vote in which 56 percent of those who went to the polls voted against the games.
Rivera, Halladay top newcomers on Hall of Fame ballot
NEW YORK (AP) — Career saves leader Mariano Rivera and late pitcher Roy Halladay are among 20 new candidates on the Hall of Fame ballot for the Baseball Writers' Association of America, joined by 15 holdovers headed by Edgar Martinez.
Notre Dame tops AP Top 25, S. Carolina drops from top 10
NEW YORK (AP) — South Carolina's run in the top 10 is over. The Gamecocks fell out of the first 10 teams in the AP women's basketball poll on Monday after being ranked that high for the past 89 consecutive weeks dating back to Jan.
Duke steady at No. 1 as Villanova tumbles from Top 25
Two of college basketball's bluebloods remained firmly entrenched atop the AP Top 25 after a week of easy wins, while two more tumbled all the way out after a week filled with defeats.
Brian Bowen sues Adidas, associates over corruption scandal
Former Louisville and South Carolina player Brian Bowen II has sued Adidas and several associates caught up in the college basketball corruption scandal alleging federal racketing violations that cost him the chance to develop his game.
AP Top 25 Heat Check: Why not Missouri and Oklahoma State?
There are four teams that have already lost four games in the latest AP Top 25, about the number that would usually be found in the final poll of the season.

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