Former University of Oregon football player Colt Lyerla wants a judge to let him move to Nevada to train for National Football League draft.
Forget the playoffs. There's a highly competitive race going on at the bottom of the NFL standings that could have as much impact on the franchises involved as winning a Super Bowl can have for the contenders.
As if playing in the Eastern time zone where they've lost 12 straight games isn't bad enough, the Oakland Raiders could be facing snowy conditions for Sunday's game in New York.
The Lakers expect to have Kobe Bryant back in their lineup when they face the Toronto Raptors on Sunday.
The Seattle Mariners say that cannot confirm any details of a potential deal with free agent second baseman Robinson Cano.
Chris Petersen is headed to Washington after finally being persuaded to leave Boise State.
The Atlanta Hawks have assigned rookie guard Dennis Schroder to the Bakersfield Jam of the NBA Development League.
State Attorney Willie Meggs made the announcement Thursday. The 19-year-old Heisman Trophy candidate was accused of raping a female student in December last year, but Meggs says there is not enough evidence for anyone to be charged in the case.
Eli Manning doesn't feel comfortable talking about why he and his family didn't want him to play in San Diego in 2004. The New York Giants quarterback gets a sheepish look and says he really doesn't remember why he spurned a city known for its mild climates and beaches.
Darren McFadden is sidelined again, this time with an ankle injury. Rashad Jennings has made progress since suffering a concussion last week but has yet to be cleared. Not even third-stringer Jeremy Stewart, who is nursing a combination of ankle and knee injuries, was able to practice Wednesday.
Will Ferrell stopped by the ESPN studios in Bristol, Conn., to promote his film "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues" and interviewed Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, as Ron Burgundy. Needless to say, it was hilarious.
UCLA head football coach Jim Mora signed a 6-year contract extension with the Bruins, the school announced Tuesday.
Tony Clark has become the first former big leaguer to lead the baseball players' union, pending a vote by the general membership.
Keeping active in the trade market, the Oakland Athletics have acquired right-handed reliever Luke Gregerson from the San Diego Padres for outfielder Seth Smith.
The A's added outfield depth Tuesday by acquiring Gentry along with right-hander Josh Lindblom from the division rival Texas Rangers for outfielder Michael Choice and minor league infielder Chris Bostick.