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Sources: Cubs sign CF Byrd for three years, $15M

The Cubs have signed free agent Marlon Byrd to a three-year, $15 million contract Thursday, according to major-league sources.

AT&T becomes latest sponsor to drop Tiger

AT&T becomes the latest sponsor to bag Tiger

Bills promote national scout Nix to GM

Buffalo Bills national scout Buddy Nix has been promoted to general manager in team owner Ralph Wilson's first move to revamp his front office.

Meyer's wife's call to 911 reveals new details

An audio recording of the 911 emergency call made by Urban Meyer's wife reveal some troubling details.

Meyer's wife's call to 911 reveals new details

An audio recording of the 911 emergency call made by Urban Meyer's wife reveal some troubling details.

'Huskers shut out Arizona to dominate Holiday Bowl

After developing a reputation for high-scoring games and crazy finishes, the Holiday Bowl finally got the first shutout in its 32-year history.

Steelers' Woodley: Pats, Bengals will 'lay down'

Linebacker LaMarr Woodley predicts the New England Patriots and Cincinnati Bengals will "lay down'' for their virtually meaningless games Sunday because they don't want the Super Bowl champion Steelers to make the playoffs.

Celtics lose third straight as Suns roll at home

Amare Stoudemire and Channing Frye scored 26 points apiece, and the Phoenix Suns handed what was left of the Boston Celtics their third straight loss, 116-98 on Wednesday night.