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  • Case Keenum: 'I know I'll always call Houston home'

    Case Keenum: 'I know I'll always call Houston home'

    Monday, September 1 2014 8:11 PM EDT2014-09-02 00:11:45 GMT
    On his way to his new team, the St. Louis Rams, former Houston Texans quarterback Case Keenum called this a "bittersweet" and "weird" time.Keenum was released on Sunday by the Texans and claimed off waivers on Monday by the Rams.He left Monday evening for St. Louis from Hobby Airport."It's definitely bittersweet right now," Keenum said. "It's been a weird 24 hours. The Texans, the McNairs, and everybody, they're a first class-organization. I loved every minute that I spent there."I've got not...
    On his way to his new team, the St. Louis Rams, former Houston Texans quarterback Case Keenum called this a "bittersweet" and "weird" time.Keenum was released on Sunday by the Texans and claimed off waivers on Monday by the Rams.He left Monday evening for St. Louis from Hobby Airport."It's definitely bittersweet right now," Keenum said. "It's been a weird 24 hours. The Texans, the McNairs, and everybody, they're a first class-organization. I loved every minute that I spent there."I've got not...
  • Danieal Manning 'ecstatic' to return to Texans

    Danieal Manning 'ecstatic' to return to Texans

    Monday, September 1 2014 11:01 PM EDT2014-09-02 03:01:17 GMT
    Houston-based agent Russel Hicks told FOX 26 Sports free agent safety Danieal Manning will re-sign with the Texans pending successful completion of his phsyical.Manning played for the Texans from 2011-2013 before being released and signing following the 2013 season with the Cincinnati Bengals.Cincinnati cut him on Saturday."He's excited. He's jacked," Hicks said. "He's ecstatic."We agreed in principle this morning."Manning started in all 35 games he played in for the Texans, before suffering ...
    Houston-based agent Russel Hicks told FOX 26 Sports free agent safety Danieal Manning will re-sign with the Texans pending successful completion of his phsyical.Manning played for the Texans from 2011-2013 before being released and signing following the 2013 season with the Cincinnati Bengals.Cincinnati cut him on Saturday."He's excited. He's jacked," Hicks said. "He's ecstatic."We agreed in principle this morning."Manning started in all 35 games he played in for the Texans, before suffering ...
  • Porter relieved of duties as Astros manager

    Porter relieved of duties as Astros manager

    Monday, September 1 2014 4:21 PM EDT2014-09-01 20:21:45 GMT
    The Houston Astros have relieved Bo Porter of his managerial duties, General Manager Jeff Luhnow announced today. Tom Lawless will take over as manager on an interim basis through the remainder of the 2014 season.
    The Houston Astros have relieved Bo Porter of his managerial duties, General Manager Jeff Luhnow announced today. Tom Lawless will take over as manager on an interim basis through the remainder of the 2014 season.
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  • Homer-happy Nationals beat Dodgers 6-4

    Homer-happy Nationals beat Dodgers 6-4

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:41 AM EDT2014-09-02 04:41:04 GMT
    Denard Span hit two of Washington's four homers, Gio Gonzalez got his first victory of the second half and the Nationals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-4 Monday night in a matchup of division leaders.
    Gio Gonzalez picked a good time to earn his first victory for Washington in the second half, coming against a talented Dodgers lineup the Nationals could see in the postseason.
  • Braves' offense goes quietly in no-hit loss

    Braves' offense goes quietly in no-hit loss

    Monday, September 1 2014 6:31 PM EDT2014-09-01 22:31:01 GMT
    Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia Phillies relievers combined to pitch a no-hitter Monday, beating the Atlanta Braves 7-0 and giving a last-place team a rare reason to celebrate.
    With their playoff hopes uncertain, Atlanta's struggling batters picked a bad time to get no-hit by Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia relievers.
  • Houston Astros fire manager Bo Porter

    Houston Astros fire manager Bo Porter

    Monday, September 1 2014 6:30 PM EDT2014-09-01 22:30:58 GMT
    The Houston Astros fired manager Bo Porter on Monday, saying the dismissal had less to do with the team's 59-79 record than the need for "new direction" and a "united message throughout the entire organization."
    The Houston Astros fired manager Bo Porter on Monday, saying the dismissal had less to do with the team's 59-79 record than the need for "new direction" and a "united message throughout the entire organization."
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  • Pregame film study shifts to phones, tablets

    Pregame film study shifts to phones, tablets

    Monday, September 1 2014 5:11 PM EDT2014-09-01 21:11:17 GMT
    By KURT VOIGT AP Sports Writer Oklahoma cornerback Zack Sanchez had just found out the Sooners would be facing Alabama in the Sugar Bowl. Shortly thereafter, his game prep began. On his cell phone.
    By KURT VOIGT AP Sports Writer Oklahoma cornerback Zack Sanchez had just found out the Sooners would be facing Alabama in the Sugar Bowl. Shortly thereafter, his game prep began. On his cell phone.
  • No. 10 Baylor opens stadium with 45-0 win over SMU

    No. 10 Baylor opens stadium with 45-0 win over SMU

    Monday, September 1 2014 2:00 AM EDT2014-09-01 06:00:45 GMT
    Bryce Petty threw for two touchdowns and ran for another score, helping No. 10 Baylor open its riverfront campus stadium with a 45-0 victory over former Southwest Conference rival SMU on Sunday night.
    Bryce Petty took a bruising shot to his lower back on No. 10 Baylor's first offensive drive in its new riverfront stadium.
  • RG3 statue, boats on water at Baylor's new stadium

    RG3 statue, boats on water at Baylor's new stadium

    Monday, September 1 2014 12:50 AM EDT2014-09-01 04:50:36 GMT
    Robert Griffin III will always have a special place in Baylor football lore.
    RG3 in bronze and boats on the water at Baylor.
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  • Spain, Greece move to 3-0, Senegal upsets Croatia

    Spain, Greece move to 3-0, Senegal upsets Croatia

    Monday, September 1 2014 8:30 PM EDT2014-09-02 00:30:51 GMT
    By BRIAN MAHONEY AP Basketball Writer Spain beat Brazil in a battle of unbeatens to take the lead in Group A, while Greece also improved to 3-0 in a Group B that Senegal shook up with the big...
    By BRIAN MAHONEY AP Basketball Writer Spain and Greece are headed to the round of 16, and Senegal is in position to join them after shaking up Group B with an upset Monday at the Basketball World Cup.
  • Moore rallies Lynx past Mercury 82-77

    Moore rallies Lynx past Mercury 82-77

    Sunday, August 31 2014 7:50 PM EDT2014-08-31 23:50:44 GMT
    Maya Moore scored 13 of her 32 points in the fourth quarter and the Minnesota Lynx avoided elimination by beating the Phoenix Mercury 82-77 in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals on Sunday.
    After playing her worst game of the season, Maya Moore recovered to keep the Minnesota Lynx season alive.
  • Down at half, US beats Turkey in basketball worlds

    Down at half, US beats Turkey in basketball worlds

    Sunday, August 31 2014 6:51 PM EDT2014-08-31 22:51:20 GMT
    Kenneth Faried scored 22 points, Anthony Davis all of his 19 in the second half, and the U.S. rebounded from a rare deficit at halftime to beat Turkey 98-77 on Sunday in the Basketball World Cup.
    They figured it would be simple, that they would just beat up on Turkey like they did Finland a night earlier.
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  • Man United signs Falcao loan with option to buy

    Man United signs Falcao loan with option to buy

    Monday, September 1 2014 9:11 PM EDT2014-09-02 01:11:03 GMT
    A person with knowledge of the deal says Manchester United has agreed to sign striker Radamel Falcao on loan from Monaco.
    Manchester United signed Radamel Falcao on loan from Monaco early Tuesday in a coup by the struggling club on the final day of the summer transfer window.
  • Neymar, Messi set up winner for Barcelona debutant

    Neymar, Messi set up winner for Barcelona debutant

    Sunday, August 31 2014 4:51 PM EDT2014-08-31 20:51:48 GMT
    Returning from his World Cup-ending injury, Neymar combined with Lionel Messi on Sunday to set up a winning goal for a teenage newcomer to Barcelona.
    Returning from his World Cup-ending injury, Neymar combined with Lionel Messi on Sunday to set up a winning goal for a teenage newcomer to Barcelona.
  • Sweeping lawsuit targets soccer concussions

    Sweeping lawsuit targets soccer concussions

    Sunday, August 31 2014 7:20 AM EDT2014-08-31 11:20:49 GMT
    Soccer joined the growing legal debate over head injuries Wednesday after FIFA and some of the sport's governing bodies in the United States were made the target of a lawsuit seeking new safety rules.
    Soccer joined the growing legal debate over head injuries Wednesday after FIFA and some of the sport's governing bodies in the United States were made the target of a lawsuit seeking new safety rules.
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  • Kirk rallies to win the Deutsche Bank

    Kirk rallies to win the Deutsche Bank

    Monday, September 1 2014 7:51 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:51:35 GMT
    Chris Kirk closed with a 5-under 66 on Monday to win the Deutsche Bank Championship and bolster his case for a Ryder Cup pick.
    Chris Kirk made three big putts and captured the biggest win of his career Monday in the Deutsche Bank Championship. Whether that was enough for U.S. captain Tom Watson to add him to the Ryder Cup team was the least of his...
  • McGinley prepares to announce Ryder Cup wild cards

    McGinley prepares to announce Ryder Cup wild cards

    Monday, September 1 2014 9:51 AM EDT2014-09-01 13:51:51 GMT
    Europe captain Paul McGinley will make his three wild-card picks for the Ryder Cup on Tuesday, with five players seemingly in contention for a late call-up.
    By STEVE DOUGLAS AP Sports Writer When three of Europe's biggest names failed to automatically qualify for the Ryder Cup team, the equation appeared simple for captain Paul McGinley as he prepared to...
  • Henley leads a large chasing pack at Deutsche Bank

    Henley leads a large chasing pack at Deutsche Bank

    Monday, September 1 2014 4:00 AM EDT2014-09-01 08:00:31 GMT
    Russell Henley either was playing down his chances or looking at Rory McIlroy's name high on the leaderboard in the Deutsche Bank Championship.
    Russell Henley either was playing down his chances or looking at Rory McIlroy's name high on the leaderboard in the Deutsche Bank Championship.
  • Henley takes a 1-shot lead at Deutsche Bank

    Henley takes a 1-shot lead at Deutsche Bank

    Sunday, August 31 2014 7:30 PM EDT2014-08-31 23:30:23 GMT
    Russell Henley made five birdies in a seven-hole stretch Sunday and had a 6-under 65 to take a one-shot lead in the Deutsche Bank Championship.
    Russell Henley doesn't get into contention as much as he'd like, though he is tough to beat when he's anywhere near the lead.
  • With heavy heart, Kuchar hovers around the lead

    With heavy heart, Kuchar hovers around the lead

    Saturday, August 30 2014 8:11 PM EDT2014-08-31 00:11:06 GMT
    When he wasn't thinking about his caddie's deceased wife, Matt Kuchar was busy making plenty of birdies in the Deutsche Bank Championship.
    With an orange ribbon on his hat and nine birdies on his card, Matt Kuchar pulled within a shot of the lead Saturday in the Deutsche Bank Championship. Not that he needed a reminder, but a message posted on the scoring...
  • Palmer opens with a 63 to lead Deutsche Bank

    Palmer opens with a 63 to lead Deutsche Bank

    Saturday, August 30 2014 4:10 AM EDT2014-08-30 08:10:41 GMT
    Ryan Palmer would not have guessed this would be his lowest round of the year, at least not the way it started.
    Ryan Palmer would not have guessed this would be his lowest round of the year, at least not the way it started.
  • Palmer opens with a 63 to lead in Boston

    Palmer opens with a 63 to lead in Boston

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:50 PM EDT2014-08-29 23:50:07 GMT
    In the final tournament before Ryder Cup teams are set, Keegan Bradley did his best Friday to make an impression in the Deutsche Bank Championship.
    Ryan Palmer has felt all year that something special was going to happen. For now, he'll take his lowest round of the season.
  • TPC Boston brings back big memories for Spieth

    TPC Boston brings back big memories for Spieth

    Friday, August 29 2014 4:00 AM EDT2014-08-29 08:00:58 GMT
    Jordan Spieth has spent his second season going to PGA Tour courses he had seen only once, each of them filled with various memories.
    Jordan Spieth has spent his second season going to PGA Tour courses he had seen only once, each of them filled with various memories.
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