Washington Redskins running back Clinton Portis has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Denver Broncos.
Portis sustained a concussion in last week's loss to Atlanta and was not at the Redskins practice facility Thursday.
A person familiar with the decision says the New Orleans Hornets have fired coach Byron Scott.
The person confirmed the firing to The Associated Press and requested anonymity because the team had not yet announced it.
WASHINGTON - The sudden spasm of intense debate over abortion on Capitol Hill this week threatens not only to stall the passage of health care legislation, but also to shatter the delicate cease-fire that has governed the abortion issue during the Ob
Cleveleand Browns running back Jamal Lewis says he's frustrated by another losing season and coach Eric Mangini is pushing his players too hard.
Lewis, who intends to retire after this season, said Thursday that he doesn't want to be a "babysitter"
Tiger Woods has opened the Australian Masters with a 6-under 66, putting him atop the leaderboard in his first appearance Down Under in 11 years.
Woods surged into the lead by nearly driving the 294-yard sixth green, the start of three straight bird
LAFAYETTE - A Joshua Thibodaux has been arrested after police say he dragged his girlfriend from a pick up and then ran over her legs.
Officials say he was arrested on first degree negligent injury among other charges.
Three freshman Tennessee football players are charged with an attempted armed robbery.
Knoxville police say wide receiver Nu'Keese Richardson and defensive backs Janzen Jackson and Mike Edwards were arrested after the early Thursday incident.