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FILE - In this Feb. 9, 2015, file photo, Carolina Panthers' defensive end Greg Hardy arrives at the Mecklenburg County Courthouse on the first day of his domestic violence appeal trial in Charlotte, N.C. Hardy has returned from a four-game suspension over his role in a domestic violence case. If Hardy plays for the Cowboys on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015, against Super Bowl champion New England (3-0), it will be his first game since last year's season opener with Carolina. (AP Photo/Chris Keane, File)

Dallas’ Hardy returns from four-game suspension

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

IRVING, Texas — Greg Hardy chose to talk about football just about every time he was asked about the domestic violence case that led to the Dallas defensive end’s four-game suspension. Meeting with reporters Tuesday now that the ban is lifted, Hardy even found a way to talk football when asked if he planned to get involved with charities associated … 0

Patriots’ perfect start helps close the ‘Gate’

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

There had been a real possibility that Tom Brady would serve a four-game suspension to open this season in the fallout from “Deflategate.” That’s what Commissioner Roger Goodell wanted and it would have let the Dallas Cowboys avoid facing Brady this week. However, the courts overturned that suspension and Brady was declared eligible a week before the season began. And now Brady and … 0

Caldwell done talking about bad call

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

ALLEN PARK, Mich. — Jim Caldwell wants to turn his focus to Detroit’s next game — and he’s insisting his players do the same. No more talk about the controversial ending in Monday night’s loss at Seattle. “I’m going to tell them not to talk about it,” Caldwell said Tuesday. “We can’t be … 0

Bills spill their dislike of rival Patriots

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — Defensive tackle Marcell Dareus and the Buffalo Bills really don’t like the New England Patriots. And they’re not afraid to say it. “Don’t nobody like the Patriots,” Dareus said. “Let’s just be honest about … 0

Overjoyed Brady: ‘All football, it’s been great’

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

FOXBOROUGH — Tom Brady is glad to have things back to normal as he prepares for his second game since having his four-game NFL suspension overturned by a federal judge. “Yes. It’s been nice,” he said Wednesday. “All … 0

Manning aims to continue mastery of Chiefs in KC

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Peyton Manning sounded just as stumped in trying to describe his success against Kansas City as the Chiefs have looked when trying to slow down the Denver Broncos quarterback. Fourteen times, Manning has faced … 0

Pedroia, Sox unload on Orioles 10-1

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

BALTIMORE — Dustin Pedroia homered twice and had a season-high five RBIs to back a dominant pitching performance by rookie Henry Owens, and the Boston Red Sox defeated the Baltimore Orioles 10-1 Wednesday night to avert a three-game … 0

Francona’s Tribe making late playoff push, right in thick of wild-card race

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

CLEVELAND — By the time Indians manager Terry Francona hops on that motorized scooter he rides from his downtown apartment to Progressive Field on game days, his mind is racing and his stomach’s churning. He wouldn’t have it … 0

Dareus eager to rejoin Bills with new contract, 1-game suspension over

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — Star defensive tackle Marcell Dareus rejoined the Bills on Tuesday with his future secure and his past in perspective. Signing a six-year, $108 million contract extension at the same time he was serving a … 0

Manning employs humor to lighten Broncos’ spirit

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Still searching for answers and a rhythm on offense, Peyton Manning at least found his funny bone. The Broncos’ puzzled passer met the media at his locker Tuesday with a carefree smile and bounced back … 0

Missed week 1 extra points halfway to 2014 total

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Tony Romo dropped the low snap, and then snatched the ball off the turf in time to find trusty tight end Jason Witten open at the goal line with seven seconds left in the season opener. Touchdown, Dallas … 0

Gausman, O’s beat Red Sox, 2-0

Monday, September 14, 2015

BALTIMORE — Kevin Gausman pitched six innings of two-hit ball to earn his first victory in six weeks, Adam Jones had two RBIs and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Boston Red Sox 2-0 Monday night for their fifth … 0

Castillo delivers in 13th as Red Sox trim Rays, 2-0

Sunday, September 13, 2015

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Rusney Castillo had a go-ahead two-run single in the 13th inning, and Rich Hill was strong in his first start in six years as the Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 2-0 … 0