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Jacobs to miss Giants finale, will have knee surgery

Running back Brandon Jacobs is going to miss the New York Giants' season-ending game against the Minnesota Vikings with an injury to his right knee.

Report: Miami RB's knee injury is 'very bad'

Miami running back Graig Cooper's next carry may not be until 2011.

Ochocinco mocks Jets CB Revis, plans TD celebration

Chad Ochocinco is ready for Darrelle Revis, with a touchdown celebration planned for the Meadowlands.

Pacquiao suing Mayweathers for defamation

Manny Pacquiao upped the ante in his standoff with Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Texas Tech fires Leach as coach

Texas Tech fires Mike Leach amid player treatment scandal.

Sources: Holliday sets price point for contract talks

Free agent outfielder Matt Holliday is intent on signing a contract that exceeds the $18 million average salary of a four-year offer he rejected from the Rockies during the 2008 season, according to major-league sources.

LeBron will remember this birthday

LeBron has a birthday he'll never forget.

Woods scandal cost shareholders up to $12 billion

MIAMI, Dec 29 (Reuters) - The sex scandal that engulfed Tiger Woods may have cost shareholders of companies endorsed by the world’s No.

Artest: Memory was a little fuzzy after concussion

Lakers forward Ron Artest still can't remember exactly how he fell at his home on Christmas night.

Kobe tallies season-high in shootout

Kobe Bryant had a season-high 44 points and 11 assists while making all 16 of his free throws, and the Lakers survived Golden State's 55-percent shooting for a 124-118 victory over the Warriors on Tuesday night.