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Denver Broncos quarterback Jeff Driskel scrambles under pressure from Tampa Bay Buccaneers nose tackle Vita Vea, left, and defensive end Ndamukong Suh, right, during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Driskel benched, Broncos fall to 0-3 after loss to Bucs

Sep. 27, 2020 9:59 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Jeff Driskel benched. Early punt blocked. Defense Tom Brady-ied. That pretty much wraps up how the day went for the struggling Denver Broncos, who fell 28-10 to Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday. For the second straight season, the Broncos start 0-3. For the second straight...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady, center, looks to throw a pass during the first half of an NFL football game against the Denver Broncos, Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Brady, Barrett lead Buccaneers past Broncos 28-10

Sep. 27, 2020 9:08 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Before kickoff, Tom Brady sauntered over to Peyton Manning, who owns four fewer Super Bowl rings but has something Brady desperately craves: a championship with a second team. “It was good to see him,” Brady said after leading the Tampa Bay Buccaneers past Manning’s...

Arizona Diamondbacks' Madison Bumgarner delivers a pitch against the Colorado Rockies during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Darryl Webb)

Bumgarner gets 1st win in final start for D-backs, 11-3

Sep. 27, 2020 7:25 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Madison Bumgarner pitched five scoreless innings to win his first game for Arizona in his ninth and final start this season, and the Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 11-3 on Sunday to close disappointing years for both teams. Bumgarner (1-4), a former World Series MVP for San...

The Latest: Hamstring injury sidelines Bucs WR Godwin

Sep. 27, 2020 7:09 PM EDT

The Latest on Week 3 in the NFL (all times EDT): __ 7:05 p.m. Tampa Bay receiver Chris Godwin has been ruled out with a hamstring injury he suffered late in the third quarter against Denver. Godwin was running downfield when he pulled up. He was attended to by the training staff before walking toward the locker...

Colorado's 3rd largest recorded wildfire continues to spread

Sep. 27, 2020 6:19 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Winds fueled a northern Colorado wildfire that emergency officials said has damaged structures and moved beyond barriers established by firefighters to slow the fire's spread. The Larimer County Sheriff’s Office said structure damage was reported Sunday in the state's third largest...

In this Wednesday, July 22, 2020, photograph, the main street through Lyons, Colo., is shown. A racially-offensive online post by the former fire chief has fractured relations among the 2,000 residents of the town, which is located between Boulder and Estes Park. (Bente Birkeland/Colorado Public Radio via AP)

Racially sensitive Facebook post divides small Colorado town

Sep. 27, 2020 12:52 PM EDT

LYONS, Colo. (AP) — Greg Meyers moved to the town of Lyons shortly before the 2013 flood devastated the community. Living through that disaster meant the Boulder County native got to know people quickly; it brought everyone together and forged a strong bond that still shapes the small foothills community...

Los Angeles Lakers' LeBron James (23) talks with players as confetti falls after the Lakers beat the Denver Nuggets in an NBA conference final playoff basketball game Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. The Lakers won 117-107 to win the series 4-1. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

James, Lakers beat Nuggets in Game 5 to reach NBA Finals

Sep. 27, 2020 1:14 AM EDT

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — LeBron James wore out the path to the NBA Finals in the Eastern Conference, making annual trips out of Miami and Cleveland. Now he's the best in the West. And for the first time in a decade, so are the Los Angeles Lakers. James punctuated his 27th postseason triple-double with...

Colorado Rockies' Elias Diaz (35) points upward after hitting a two run home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)

Rockies roll past Diamondbacks 10-3 despite four errors

Sep. 27, 2020 12:01 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Elias Diaz and Ryan McMahon each hit two-run homers, German Márquez threw seven impressive innings and the Colorado Rockies overcame some sloppy fielding to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 10-3 on Saturday night. The Rockies bounced back with a win, one day after they were swept in a...

Los Angeles Lakers advance to NBA Finals, beating Denver Nuggets 117-107 in Game 5

Sep. 26, 2020 11:39 PM EDT
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Los Angeles Lakers advance to NBA Finals, beating Denver Nuggets 117-107 in Game 5.

The Latest: Virus knocks out Colorado-Sporting Kansas City

Sep. 26, 2020 2:01 PM EDT

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ The MLS game on Sunday between the Colorado Rapids and Sporting Kansas City has been postponed because of the coronavirus. The league said Saturday one player and three staff members of the Rapids tested positive on Thursday and...