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Zorn on situation: 'It's not fun'

Jim Zorn knew his status as head coach of the Washington Redskins was tenuous back when his team was 1-1 - and coming off a victory, no less.

'Skins have interviewed for Zorn's job

The Washington Redskins have interviewed one of the team's assistants for the head coaching position, the head of the group that monitors the Rooney Rule said Monday.

Robinson fined $25K for trade request

Benched New York Knicks guard Nate Robinson was fined $25,000 by the NBA on Monday after his agent made a trade request.

Texas Tech suspends Leach for Alamo bowl

Texas Tech has suspended football coach Mike Leach indefinitely as it investigates a complaint from a player and his parents about Leach's treatment of the player after an injury.

Pryor says he has partially torn knee ligament

Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor has revealed he partially tore a ligament in his knee, claiming it didn't slow him down much while leading the Buckeyes to the Big Ten title.

Top U.S. Olympic ski star suffers injury in crash

Vancouver Olympic favorite Lindsey Vonn bruised a bone in her left arm following a crash on the opening run of a World Cup giant slalom on Monday.

Source: Giants close to deal with DeRosa

The San Francisco Giants are closing in on a two-year deal with super-utility Mark DeRosa, according to a major-league source.

Weekly Wrap: Unbeatens won't last

There are six undefeated teams, but get ready for every one of them to fall — starting Tuesday night.

Eagles lose C Jackson for rest of season

Eagles center Jamaal Jackson tore a knee ligament in Sunday's win over Denver and will miss the rest of the season.

Northwestern in AP poll for first time in 40 years

Northwestern is ranked in The Associated Press' college men's basketball poll for the first time in more than 40 years.