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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have fired Ken Whisenhunt after a 3-20 start, and Mike Mularkey has been named interim head coach for the rest of the season. The Titans announced the move Tuesday morning and scheduled a news conference. “We have expected more progress on the field...
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The revolving door that has been the New England offensive line has more than held its own in helping the Patriots win their first seven games of the season. “It’s a hard-working group,” coach Bill Belichick said on a media conference call on Monday. “It’s a group that...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton tries to distract Graham Gano in practice sometimes, walking over to the veteran kicker and whispering in his ear, “Just a little bit of pressure.” Gano answered that pressure on a rainy Monday night. He connected on two field goals in overtime, including a 52-...
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Quarterback Colin Kaepernick has been told he won’t start Sunday for the San Francisco 49ers and is being replaced by backup Blaine Gabbert, a person with knowledge of the decision said Monday night. The person spoke on condition of anonymity to The Associated Press...
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — John Elway likes to talk about the long-term vision, winning “not only now but from now on.” Coming off a 500-yard performance and a shellacking of the Green Bay Packers, the boss of the unbeaten Denver Broncos made a bold move that shows he’s all in for 2015. Denver’s...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Dusty Baker is the new manager of the Washington Nationals, meaning Major League Baseball avoids what would have been its first season since 1988 with zero black skippers. The Nationals announced Baker’s hiring on Tuesday, nearly a month after firing Matt Williams, whose lack...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada has already decided daily fantasy sports are gambling and that people can’t put their dollars down on DraftKings and FanDuel until those sites obtain a license in the state. State gambling regulators haven’t been as clear about paid season-long fantasy games offered by...
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Jonas Gustavsson stopped 21 shots and Brett Connolly’s power-play goal snapped a third-period tie, helping the Boston Bruins remain unbeaten on the road with a 3-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday night. Connolly scored during a 13-second 5-on-3 opportunity...
CHICAGO (AP) — Adrian Peterson’s legs and Blair Walsh’s foot lifted the Minnesota Vikings to a rare Windy City win. Peterson ran for 103 yards and Walsh kicked a 36-yard field goal as time expired to lift Minnesota to a 23-20 win over the Chicago Bears on Sunday. The Vikings had dropped seven...
HOUSTON (AP) — Brian Hoyer got things going for the Houston Texans on Sunday and the defense did the rest. Hoyer threw for 235 yards and two touchdowns and Houston tied a franchise record with seven sacks to help the Texans to a 20-6 win over the mistake-prone Tennessee Titans. A 21-yard...

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