Late in the third quarter of Robert Griffin III’s NFL debut, Redskins long snapper Nick Sundberg grabbed the rookie QB on the sideline and made a request.
“I know we are rolling now, but keep it up,” Sundberg asserted he told Griffin, “Because I do not really want to go out there for another punt.”
This was [...]
Barry Zito delivered on one of the biggest stages yet during 6 up-and-down years in San Francisco.
Zito pitched the National League West-leading San Francisco Giants past the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-0 to extend their division lead straight to 5 1/2 games, coming thru in among the most important outings of his tenure on this side [...]
Los Angeles Angels ace Jered Weaver is uncertain how long he’ll sit out to rest his biceps tendonitis.
Angels’ 16-game winner insists he’ll return before the end of the season to help the Los Angeles in their playoff chase.
“It just came to the point where I couldn’t keep going out there at 75, 80 percent,” Weaver [...]
The Bills not only got blown out Sunday but top RB Fred Jackson is out at least 3 weeks and receiver David Nelson is gone for the rest of the 2012 season.
Coach Chan Gailey gave the injury updates at his weekly news conference, confirming an earlier report.
An MRI examination finished on Jackson’s right knee revealed [...]
The N.Y Jets’ impressive start to the season was tempered rather Monday with the announcement that star cornerback Darrelle Revis sustained a mild concussion in the game.
Revis’ status for Sunday’s game against the Steelers is uncertain.
“He seems to be feeling good, but whatever those (test) scores are, allegedly that’s low,” Rex Ryan said. “I’ll lean [...]
So much for Atlanta having to fret about playing time for 3 top cornerbacks, the Falcons lost one of them in their very 1st game.
Brent Grimes is out for the year after an Achilles tendon injury in a 40-24 win at KC, coach Mike Smith said.
Grimes left in the 4th quarter with what was at [...]
All-Star ace Stephen Strasburg is done for the year after the Washington Nationals made a decision to end his season following a shaky start, costing him a chance to doubtless pitch in the playoffs.
Manager Davey Johnson made the statement with the Washington Nationals holding the best record in the majors. He said the media interest [...]
L.A Dodgers center fielder Matt Kemp received a cortisone injection in his inflamed left shoulder and hopes he is going to return as soon as possible.
The L.A Dodgers said before Saturday’s win at San Francisco that Kemp would miss perhaps the last 2 games key series due to his troublesome left shoulder.
”I hope it is [...]
The Yankees fear 1st baseman Mark Teixeira aggravated a leg injury in an ill fated run to first base, and the severity of his strained left calf will determine if he returns to play this season.
Teixeira returned Sat. night from a ten-day absence, and then hurt himself on the last play of New York’s 5-4 [...]
Jay Cutler and Brandon Marshall weren’t about to let Andrew Luck upstage them. Instead, they played like they’d never been apart.
Cutler threw for 333 yards and 2 touchdowns, Marshall added 119 yards receiving with a TD, and the Bears spoiled Luck’s debut, beating the Indianapolis Colts 41-21 in the season opener.
“We got the guys,” Marshall [...]