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Sports AP: Scherzer, Nationals agree to $210M, 7-year deal AP: Scherzer, Nationals agree to $210M, 7-year deal
Max Scherzer will become the highest-paid right-handed pitcher in the major leagues after agreeing to a $210 million, seven-year contract with the Washington Nationals that includes a record $50 million signing bonus.
Sports Belichick, Brady to 6th Super Bowl with 45-7 rout Belichick, Brady to 6th Super Bowl with 45-7 rout
Belichick and Brady earned their sixth trip to the big game — and Belichick got his 21st postseason win — with the second-most lopsided AFC championship ever, 45-7 before a raucous, rain-soaked crowd Sunday night.
Sports CSUB wins first WAC game in style CSUB wins first WAC game in style (Video)
CSUB beat UTPA 66-53 for its first WAC win of the season. Javonte Maynor led the way with 15 points, and Kevin Mays added 12 points and 11 rebounds.
Sports OF Aoki agrees to $4.7 million deal with Giants
After losing to the San Francisco Giants in the World Series, Nori Aoki joined them. The free agent outfielder agreed Friday to a $4.7 million, one-year contract with San Francisco, a person with knowledge of the agreement said.
Sports New Broncos coach won't know what he's getting at QB New Broncos coach won't know what he's getting at QB
As GM John Elway looks for a new head coach after parting ways with John Fox, he said he knows the candidates will want to know Manning's intentions. But he's asked his quarterback not to make a rash decision and to take a month or so to clear his head.
Sports Bears hire John Fox as coach Bears hire John Fox as coach
John Fox has a reputation for turning around teams. The Bears are counting on him to do just that. Fox was hired as Chicago's coach Friday, four days after he and the Denver Broncos parted ways.
Sports How the NFL's Final Four teams were constructed How the NFL's Final Four teams were constructed
Game plans vary from week to week, opponent to opponent. Any NFL coach will scoff at the notion there's a formula that works the same against everyone. The exact opposite is true when constructing a contender. The basics must be adhered to.
Sports Penn St. gets wins restored, Paterno again winningest coach Penn St. gets wins restored, Paterno again winningest coach
Penn State's football team is getting back 112 wins wiped out during the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal and the late Joe Paterno has been restored as the winningest coach in major college football history.