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NFC East teams are struggling with inconsistency

In the wildly inconsistent NFC East, the Cowboys, Eagles and Giants can't seem to find themselves week to week, Kevin Hench says.

Unemployment rate hits 26-year high

WASHINGTON (AP) — The unemployment rate has surpassed 10 percent for the first time since 1983 — and is likely to go higher. Nearly 16 million people can't find jobs even though the worst recession since the Great Depression has apparently ended.

Colts put CB Jackson on IR; Gonzalez has surgery

The Indianapolis Colts have confirmed that cornerback Marlin Jackson will miss the rest of the season after injuring his left knee in practice. The Colts also announced Friday that receiver Anthony Gonzalez underwent arthroscopic surgery on his righ

OSU star WR likely for draft after losing appeal

All-America receiver Dez Bryant has lost his final appeal to be reinstated by the NCAA this season. Bryant has sat out the last five games for No.

Tiger surges into a share of the lead at HSBC

Tiger Woods has shot another 5-under 67 in the HSBC Champions, this one giving him a share of the 36-hole lead with Nick Watney in the final World Golf Championship of the year. Woods overcame mild frustration early in his round Friday by making fiv

NFL Fearless Predictions: Week 9

Can the 7-0 Colts stay unbeaten, or will the upstart Texans finally rope Peyton Manning?

NFL Fearless Predictions: Week 9

Can the 7-0 Colts stay unbeaten, or will the upstart Texans finally rope Peyton Manning?