Iowa State seeking TDs, not FGs, in the red zone

Football 09/25/18, 16:13

Iowa State kicker Connor Assalley earned national recognition on Monday for the four field goals he made in last week's win over Akron.That was a great sign for the Cyclones' special teams — and a troubling one for their offense.Iowa ...

FANTASY PLAYS: Waiver pickups for Week 4 as byes start

Football 09/25/18, 16:03

With the loss of Jimmy Garoppolo to a season-ending knee injury and the beginning of bye weeks rendering Cam Newton idle, many fantasy players will be looking for quarterback help this week.If you need a long-term solution at the position, ...

Nike’s ‘message’ marketing strikes a chord

Football 09/25/18, 13:51

Nike caused an uproar earlier this month with its ad featuring former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick that debuted just as the football season was about to begin. But the shoe maker's stock is up and sales have been steady.The furor ...

All-America Watch: Stanford game-breaker; Texas fab frosh

Football 09/25/18, 12:54

The Associated Press has been honoring college football's best with an All-America team since 1925. This season, the AP released a preseason All-America team and will put out a midseason team. The full three-team AP All-America selections will be unveiled ...

Islanders open post-Tavares era looking for improvement

Football 09/25/18, 12:20

As they begin their first season without John Tavares, the New York Islanders are certain to be a different team. They believe they can be better, too.There's new leadership with Lou Lamoriello running the front office and Stanley Cup-winning coach ...

Is Tiger’s win the greatest comeback ever?

Football 09/25/18, 11:59

Tiger Woods thrilled the golf world by winning for the first time in five years, and immediately the talk on social media was it was the biggest sports comeback ever. PodcastOne Sports Now talks with AP golf writer Doug Ferguson ...

Tennessee eager to move forward after Florida fiasco

Football 09/25/18, 11:44

Tennessee has lost 10 straight games to Power Five opponents, hasn't beaten a Southeastern Conference team since 2016 and now must face three straight top-10 foes.So it would be understandable for the Volunteers to have a crisis of confidence after ...

Winston’s suspension, Bucs not saying if he’s still No. 1

Football 09/25/18, 03:16

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers can't avoid questions about Jameis Winston's return much longer.The young quarterback's three-game suspension for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy officially ended after Monday night's 30-27 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers, however it's unclear if he's ...

Vikings DE Griffen on leave; team concerned about well-being

Football 09/24/18, 23:44

Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen has been sidelined indefinitely by an undisclosed situation that has caused concern within the organization about his well-being.Griffen was ruled out on the pregame injury report against Buffalo on Sunday because of what was ...

No. 14 Michigan LB Devin Bush has always had father at side

Football 09/24/18, 18:10

Nebraska set up what seemed like a perfectly timed play, allowing Michigan's hard-charging defense to rush up the field just before completing a screen pass.There was one problem: Devin Bush Jr.The star linebacker for the 14th-ranked Wolverines put his smarts, ...