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  • 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.
  • Texans trade for quarterback Ryan Mallett, release Case Keenum

    Texans trade for quarterback Ryan Mallett, release Case Keenum

    Monday, September 1 2014 9:04 AM EDT2014-09-01 13:04:23 GMT
    The Texans made a deal with the New England Patriots for quarterback Ryan Mallett and waived Case Keenum.
    The Texans made a deal with the New England Patriots for quarterback Ryan Mallett and waived Case Keenum.
  • Danieal Manning 'ecstatic' to return to Texans

    Danieal Manning 'ecstatic' to return to Texans

    Sunday, August 31 2014 7:26 PM EDT2014-08-31 23:26:53 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 ...
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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.
  • BasketballMore>>

  • 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.
  • US dominates Finland 114-55 in basketball worlds

    US dominates Finland 114-55 in basketball worlds

    Saturday, August 30 2014 9:01 PM EDT2014-08-31 01:01:13 GMT
    The U.S. held Finland without a basket in the second quarter, opening defense of its title with a 114-54 romp Saturday in the Basketball World Cup.
    As the U.S. lead got bigger and the crowd quieter, Finland's players were forced to have a most uncomfortable conversation.
  • SoccerMore>>

  • AP Source: Falcao heading to Man United on loan

    AP Source: Falcao heading to Man United on loan

    Monday, September 1 2014 7:11 AM EDT2014-09-01 11:11:23 GMT
    A person with knowledge of the deal says Manchester United has agreed to sign striker Radamel Falcao on loan from Monaco.
    Radamel Falcao is set to join Manchester United on loan after the Premier League club agreed to a loan deal with Monaco, a person with knowledge of the deal said Monday.
  • 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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