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It's a QB's world in today's NFL

Defense wins championships, right? Not in today's pass-happy NFL.

Tracy gets 3-year deal after winning top manager

Jim Tracy received his rewards on Wednesday for taking over a last-place club in late May and leading the Colorado Rockies to the postseason.

Tracy, Scioscia win manager of the year awards

Jim Tracy of Colorado has won the NL Manager of the Year award and Mike Scioscia of the Los Angeles Angels has been selected for the AL honor. Tracy became the second manager to win the award after taking over in midseason, joining Jack McKeon for F

Top 2 Carolina RBs in doubt for Thursday vs. Miami

Carolina Panthers running backs DeAngelo Williams and Jonathan Stewart are questionable for Thursday's game against Miami with lingering injuries. Williams skipped practice Wednesday with a sore left knee, but coach John Fox said they were "resting"

1,500-meter champ stripped of Beijing gold medal

Bahraini middle-distance runner Rashid Ramzi was stripped of his 1,500-meter Olympic gold medal Wednesday and four other athletes were disqualified for doping at the Beijing Games. Fifteen months after the games, the International Olympic Committee

NFL fines Quinn for illegal chop block on Suggs

Cleveland Browns quarterback Brady Quinn has been fined by the NFL for his chop block on Baltimore's Terrell Suggs. After throwing an interception in Monday night's 16-0 loss to the Ravens, Quinn dived at Suggs' knees while trying to bring down corn

Knicks have no excuse to pass on Iverson

A hoops purist like Charley Rosen wouldn't really suggest the Knicks do everything they can to get Allen Iverson, would he? <