Ex-Giants Offensive Lineman Mitch Petrus Dies of Heat Stroke
Offensive lineman Mitch Petrus, a walk-on at Arkansas who went on to a three-year NFL career that included a Super Bowl win with the New York Giants, has died. He was 32.
NFL Won’t Suspend Chiefs’ Tyreek Hill in Case Involving Son
Hill had stayed out of trouble since arriving in Kansas City, becoming not only one of the best wide receivers in the league but one of the most popular players on the team.
Pumpsie Green, 1st Black Player on Boston Red Sox, Dies
Former Boston Red Sox infielder Elijah "Pumpsie" Green, the first black player on the last major league team to field one, has died. He was 85.
The Latest: McIlroy Shoots 79 After Wild Opening Round
A quadruple-bogey 8 at the first hole might not have been the most embarrassing part of Rory McIlroy's wild opening round at the British Open.
Boxing Champ Pernell Whitaker Dies; Hit by Car in Virginia
Duva said Whitaker was divorced and had four children. His family issued a statement saying the death was "one of the darkest moments in our lives."
Bengals Guard Clint Boling Retires After 8 Seasons
Bengals left guard Clint Boling retired Monday after eight seasons in the NFL, citing medical concerns. The club posted that he has been dealing with a blood clot.
Calgary Stampede Hit with 3 More Horse Deaths at Rodeo
Stampede authorities plan to review the chuck wagon races, saying safety is "paramount to our values and brand integrity."
Women’s World Cup Champ’s Hotel Room Burglarized
The celebration was cut short for a member of the World Cup champion U.S. women's soccer team after she discovered someone had burglarized her hotel room in Los Angeles.
Patriots’ Roberts Criticizes his Treatment by Texas Deputy
The Fort Bend County deputy also is heard telling a colleague that Roberts "wouldn't comply" with an order to get back into his car after the linebacker got out.
FIFA Gets Tougher on Racism in Disciplinary Code Update
FIFA is doubling its minimum ban for racist incidents to 10 games, and will start inviting players to make victim statements at disciplinary hearings.