- Denver's defense leads Broncos past Vikings 23-20
Daily Oklahoman, Sunday - 10/04/2015 - 08:53 PM
Brandon McManus kicked a 39-yard field goal with 1:51 left and Denver had seven sacks in the Broncos' 23-20 win over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. Von Miller smothered the loose ball after T. J. Ward's sack-strip of Teddy Bridgewater in the closing seconds, sealing the win for the unbeaten Broncos (4-0), who got a 72-yard touchdown run from Ronnie Hillman. Peyton Manning has led his teams to a 4-0 start seven times, most in NFL history by a long shot.
- Aces wild: Playoffs open with Astros-Yankees, Cubs-Pirates
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Sunday - 10/04/2015 - 08:53 PM
The baseball playoffs are set to open Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium when 20-game winner Dallas Keuchel starts for the Houston Astros against New York ace Masahiro Tanaka in the AL wild-card game.
- Lambo's field goal as time expires lifts Bolts over Browns
Sacramento Bee, Sunday - 10/04/2015 - 08:17 PM
Given a second chance due to a penalty, rookie Josh Lambo kicked a 34-yard field goal as time expired, lifting the San Diego Chargers to a 30-27 victory against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday, snapping a two-game losing streak. …
- Kershaw gets 300 strikeouts, 1st pitcher to do it since 2002
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Sunday - 10/04/2015 - 05:48 PM
Clayton Kershaw of the Los Angeles Dodgers recorded his 300th strikeout of the season, becoming the first major league pitcher in 13 years to do so.
- Pizza and soccer on agenda for Celtics on trip to Italy
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Sunday - 10/04/2015 - 05:08 PM
After a couple of days in Milan, Isaiah Thomas' Italian experience is still lacking a certain something.
- Vinatieri's field goals leads Colts past Jaguars 16-13 in OT
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Sunday - 10/04/2015 - 04:51 PM
Adam Vinatieri kicked a 27-yard field goal with 4:36 left in overtime to give the Colts a 16-13 victory over Jacksonville — and an NFL record-tying 15th consecutive win ove…
- Liverpool fires manager Brendan Rodgers
Associated Press, Sunday - 10/04/2015 - 01:40 PM
Liverpool has fired manager Brendan Rodgers after three years in charge of the Premier League club.
- Luck to miss 1st NFL game as Indianapolis faces Jacksonville
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Sunday - 10/04/2015 - 11:38 AM
Colts quarterback Andrew Luck is inactive and will miss his first NFL game because of a right shoulder injury.
- No. 12 Clemson holds off No. 6 Notre Dame 24-22
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Sunday - 10/04/2015 - 12:53 AM
Deshaun Watson threw for two touchdowns, ran for a third and Clemson's defense stopped DeShone Kizer on a tying two-point conversion as the 12th-ranked Tigers held on to b…
- Leonard Fournette carries No. 9 LSU past E. Michigan, 44-22
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Saturday - 10/03/2015 - 11:17 PM
Leonard Fournette highlighted his third straight 200-yard game with a 75-yard touchdown run, and No. 9 LSU overcame a fitful performance to beat Eastern Michigan 44-22 …
- Hornets Kidd-Gilchrist injured in 106-100 win over Magic
Daily Oklahoman, Saturday - 10/03/2015 - 10:17 PM
Jeremy Lin had 17 points, Jeremy Lamb added 16 and the Charlotte Hornets held on to beat the Orlando Magic 106-100 on Saturday night in their exhibition opener. Hornets: Michael Kidd-Gilchrist left in the second quarter with a right shoulder injury after going to the floor following a foul in the second quarter. Magic: Reserve big man Andrew Nicholson made the most of his 21 minutes, scoring 23 points and grabbing eight rebounds. Rookie watch: Fifth-overall draft pick Mario Hezonja had nine points, a dunk and shot well from the outside in his debut.
- Rays rally in 9th to beat Blue Jays 4-3
Kansas City Star, Saturday - 10/03/2015 - 10:02 PM
Tim Beckham had a two-run single with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning and the Tampa Bay Rays rallied to beat the AL East champion Toronto Blue Jays 4-3 on Saturday night. …