Mike Priefer: Learned 'hard lesson'
Saying he's learned a "hard lesson," Minnesota Vikings special teams coordinator Mike Priefer apologized on Thursday for the homophobic remark he made during the 2012 season, while coach Mike Zimmer and general manager Rick Spielman stood behind the coach
Twins trade Kendrys Morales
The Seattle Mariners made a move to upgrade one of baseball's weakest offenses Thursday when they acquired Kendrys Morales from the Minnesota Twins in a trade for relief pitcher Stephen Pryor.
Band director loses job amid probe
Ohio State fired its band director on Thursday following a two-month investigation into sexual harassment of students, according to the Columbus Dispatch.
Chuck Knoblauch accused of assault
Former Minnesota Twins star Chuck Knoblauch was arrested Wednesday night on charges that he allegedly assaulted his ex-wife, KHOU.com reported.
Justin Blackmon arrested for 3rd time
Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Justin Blackmon has been arrested a third time, this time in Edmond, Oklahoma, where police have charged him with possession of marijuana.
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Two Texas WRs face felony charge
Two University of Texas football players were arrested and charged Thursday with felony sexual assault after a female student said she was raped in a campus dorm room last month.
Cyler Miles suspended for UW opener
Washington quarterback Cyler Miles has been suspended for the team's season opener against Hawaii, according to a school spokesman.
Jordy Nelson wants $10M per season
A source familiar with the negotiations said Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson wants a new deal worth at least $10 million per season.
Ray Rice suspended 2 games
The NFL will suspend Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice for the first two games of this season, sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
UN School in Gaza Caught in Cross-Fire; 15 Killed
UN school sheltering Palestinians in Gaza caught in cross-fire; 15 killed
Nick Marshall pays pot citations
Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall has paid the fines for possession of a small amount of marijuana and a window tint violation.