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Prescott's 3rd TD to Cooper lifts Cowboys over Eagles in OT

Dec. 9, 2018 9:40 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Amari Cooper's impact on Dallas quarterback Dak Prescott has been dramatic. The new No. 1 receiver for the Cowboys shook up the NFC East race, too. Prescott threw his third touchdown pass to Cooper on the first possession of overtime, and the Cowboys took a big step toward the...

Butker's OT field goal lifts Chiefs past Ravens, 27-24

Dec. 9, 2018 6:39 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The fourth-down play was designed to go left, yet there was Patrick Mahomes scrambling to his right with a phalanx of Ravens in pursuit, his eyes trained on Tyreek Hill deep downfield. Mahomes heaved an audacious throw. Hill made an incredible catch. The Chiefs proceeded to score a...

Drake Escape: Miami's score on final play beats Pats 34-33

Dec. 9, 2018 6:23 PM EST

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The celebratory mob scene in the corner of the end zone broke out far from Ryan Tannehill, leaving him in the open field, running and screaming as he waved his arms. Since he couldn't find anyone to hug, he flopped to the grass on his back, the job done and the game won. "I...

Chiefs owner 'shocked' by video of Hunt that led to release

Dec. 9, 2018 7:58 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs chairman Clark Hunt said he was shocked by security camera footage showing Kareem Hunt shoving and kicking a woman in a Cleveland hotel, and that it was a collective decision by the organization to cut their star running back within hours. In his first comments since the...

Windy City Wins: Lee Smith, Baines elected to baseball Hall

Dec. 9, 2018 9:07 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Longtime closer Lee Smith and smooth-swinging Harold Baines were elected to the baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday. "Very shocked," Baines said on a conference call. Former outfielder and manager Lou Piniella fell one vote short. Results of the 16-member Today's Game Era Committee were...

Cowboys guard Martin leaves in 2nd half with knee injury

Dec. 9, 2018 9:38 PM EST

Cowboys right guard Zack Martin left in the second half with a knee injury against the Eagles on Sunday. The four-time Pro Bowler has been battling a knee issue all season. Philadelphia running back Corey Clement injured his right knee when he was stopped for a 4-yard loss late in the first quarter and didn't...

Schofield's 3 lifts No. 7 Tennessee over No. 1 Gonzaga 76-73

Dec. 9, 2018 5:52 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Tennessee lost the reigning SEC player of the year down the stretch against the nation's top-ranked team. The Vols still had the Admiral to lead them. Admiral Schofield hit a 3-pointer with 24 seconds left and scored 25 of his 30 points in the second half, helping No. 7 Tennessee knock off...

Harbaugh says he's staying at Michigan, not returning to NFL

Dec. 9, 2018 6:25 PM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Jim Harbaugh insisted he is staying at Michigan. Responding to speculation he's returning to the NFL, the former San Francisco 49ers coach told ESPN he is not going anywhere . "This is a choreographed message that comes up at this time every year before signing day," Harbaugh told...

Who will challenge Tagovailoa for Heisman Trophy in 2019?

Dec. 9, 2018 11:32 AM EST

Tua Tagovailoa will be the odds-on favorite to win the Heisman Trophy next season after the Alabama quarterback had to settle for second to Oklahoma's Kyler Murray. Murray is heading for professional baseball next year and Ohio State quarterback Dwayne Haskins, the other Heisman finalist on Saturday night, could...

Copa Libertadores saga ends as River Plate wins in Madrid

Dec. 9, 2018 7:54 PM EST

MADRID (AP) — Madrid turned into Buenos Aires for a night Sunday, with tens of thousands of Argentine fans transforming Real Madrid's Santiago Bernabeu into a stadium of their own. River Plate fans were the only ones celebrating in the end, both at home and in Spain, after the historic victory over fierce...

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Mike and Bob Bryan set to reunite for doubles in Auckland

Dec. 9, 2018 9:53 PM EST

AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) — Mike and Bob Bryan are set to reunite as a doubles combination next month in New Zealand when the brothers begin their 21st season on the ATP Tour. Bob Bryan has been sidelined since injuring his hip in the lead-up to the French Open, and Mike paired with fellow American Jack...

Brogdon's 3-pointers lift Bucks past Raptors 104-99

Dec. 9, 2018 9:52 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Malcolm Brogdon hit tying and go-ahead 3-pointers in the final 67 seconds and the Milwaukee Bucks held on to beat the Toronto Raptors 104-99 on Sunday night. Brogdon scored 18 points, Giannis Antetokounmpo had 19 points and matched a season high with 19 rebounds, and Brook Lopez had 19...

Antetokounmpo has 19 points, Bucks beat Raptors 104-99

Dec. 9, 2018 9:48 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — After playing a starring role down the stretch, Malcolm Brogdon called this Milwaukee's best performance of the season. Brogdon hit tying and go-ahead 3-pointers in the final 67 seconds and the Bucks held on to beat Toronto Raptors 104-99 on Sunday night. Brogdon scored eight of his 18...

Rivers, Badgley lead Chargers to 26-21 win over Bengals

Dec. 9, 2018 9:42 PM EST

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers had every reason to be susceptible to a trap game against Cincinnati. The Chargers were coming off an emotional, come-from-behind victory against Pittsburgh last Sunday and a key AFC West showdown at Kansas City was fast approaching. Sunday's 26-21 victory...

Prescott's 3rd TD to Cooper lifts Cowboys over Eagles in OT

Dec. 9, 2018 9:40 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Amari Cooper's impact on Dallas quarterback Dak Prescott has been dramatic. The new No. 1 receiver for the Cowboys shook up the NFC East race, too. Prescott threw his third touchdown pass to Cooper on the first possession of overtime, and the Cowboys took a big step toward the...

DeRozan's 26 points leads Spurs past Jazz 110-97

Dec. 9, 2018 9:40 PM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — DeMar DeRozan had 26 points and eight rebounds and Rudy Gay added 23 points and 15 rebounds to lead the San Antonio Spurs to a 110-97 victory over the Utah Jazz on Sunday night. LaMarcus Aldridge scored 20 points for San Antonio, which won its second straight after dropping four of five....

Cowboys guard Martin leaves in 2nd half with knee injury

Dec. 9, 2018 9:38 PM EST

Cowboys right guard Zack Martin left in the second half with a knee injury against the Eagles on Sunday. The four-time Pro Bowler has been battling a knee issue all season. Philadelphia running back Corey Clement injured his right knee when he was stopped for a 4-yard loss late in the first quarter and didn't...

Boswell's missed FG sends Steelers to 24-21 loss to Raiders

Dec. 9, 2018 9:32 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A Pittsburgh Steelers team that kept finding ways to win during a six-game winning streak now has fallen short at the end for a third straight game. A slick field that led to kicker Chris Boswell losing his footing on a potential game-tying kick is to blame this time. Boswell missed...

Carr's late TD pass leads Raiders past Steelers 24-21

Dec. 9, 2018 9:32 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Coach Jon Gruden ran off the field high-fiving Oakland fans on the way to the locker room. In a season with very little to celebrate, the Raiders had plenty to feel good about Sunday. Derek Carr threw a 6-yard touchdown pass to Derek Carrier with 21 seconds left before Chris Boswell...

Texas snaps 3-game skid against Purdue 72-68

Dec. 9, 2018 9:27 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Purdue's Carsen Edwards was pouring in points with shot after shot. Somebody had to match him if Texas was going to find a way to end a frustrating early-season losing streak. Matt Coleman III delivered for the Longhorns, landing just enough late counterpunches to send the Longhorns to...