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Deal finalized to divide Rams settlement money in St. Louis

Nov. 30, 2022 15:55 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A plan to divide more than a half-billion dollars in settlement money for the departure of the NFL's Rams from St. Louis received final approval Wednesday. The board of the St. Louis Regional Convention and Sports Authority, which owns the domed stadium where the...

Rams' Aaron Donald to miss 1st game of career due to injury

Nov. 30, 2022 15:43 PM EST

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Seven-time All-Pro defensive tackle Aaron Donald will miss a game because of injury for the first time in his NFL career when his Los Angeles Rams host Seattle on Sunday. Donald has a high ankle sprain from the Rams' loss at Kansas City last Sunday, and...

Terrell Owens says man he punched at CVS threatened him, fan

Nov. 30, 2022 15:39 PM EST

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Retired NFL star Terrell Owens said a fight caught on camera in which he punched a man in a CVS parking lot was the result of an “aggressor” threatening him and a fan he was talking to at the California store. Owens, 48, told The Associated Press in a...

Longtime NFL quarterback, Kansas star John Hadl dies at 82

Nov. 30, 2022 15:36 PM EST

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Longtime NFL quarterback John Hadl, who starred for his hometown Kansas Jayhawks before embarking on a professional career that included six Pro Bowl appearances and an All-Pro nod, died Wednesday. He was 82. The university, where Hadl returned after his...

Bears safety Jackson to miss rest of season with foot injury

Nov. 30, 2022 15:17 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Chicago Bears safety Eddie Jackson will miss the remainder of the season because of a foot injury, coach Matt Eberflus said Wednesday. Eberflus said the Bears were not sure if Jackson will need surgery to repair the Lisfranc injury. "We’ll...

Changes let high school athletes bank big endorsement bucks

Nov. 30, 2022 15:12 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Jada Williams was a social media star and a talented point guard when she moved with her mother from a Kansas City suburb to San Diego, looking to play basketball for a high school powerhouse and parlay her online prowess into endorsement deals. She found it all in...

Dolphins LT Armstead won't need surgery, could return soon

Nov. 30, 2022 14:49 PM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Dolphins left tackle Terron Armstead could return sooner than initially feared after he suffered a pectoral injury against Houston. Miami coach Mike McDaniel said Wednesday that Armstead will be evaluated on a game-to-game basis, but he did not rule out a...

Buckeyes' Stroud repeats as Big Ten offensive player of year

Nov. 30, 2022 14:48 PM EST

ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Ohio State quarterback C.J. Stroud has been named the Big Ten's offensive player of the year for the second straight season and Penn State's Nicholas Singleton is freshman of the year. The conference announced its offensive awards on Wednesday, with Stroud...

Stakes high for Bills and Patriots entering latest matchup

Nov. 30, 2022 14:39 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The most recent time the Bills faced the Patriots, they left little doubt about their status as the pacesetter in the AFC East. Buffalo walked off the field with a 47-17 win in the wild-card round of the playoffs this past January, demoralizing a New...

West Virginia hires North Texas AD Baker under 6-year deal

Nov. 30, 2022 14:24 PM EST

West Virginia on Wednesday named North Texas athletic director Wren Baker to the same position with the Mountaineers, giving him the task of deciding whether to retain football coach Neal Brown. Baker replaces Shane Lyons, who was fired earlier this month. He was given a six-year...