• New York Jets running back Matt Fort' (22) is upended after a tackle by Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson (56) during the first half of an NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)

    Chiefs have been shaky against run heading into Pittsburgh

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have been a bit shaky against the run through three weeks, though in fairness much of that can be traced to a who’s-who of running backs that they’ve had to track down.

  • Supreme Court asked to block $1B NFL concussion settlement

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A second petition has been filed asking the U.S. Supreme Court to reject the $1 billion settlement of NFL concussion lawsuits because of how it treats current brain injuries versus future ones.

  • Chicago Bears cornerback Tracy Porter (21) defends as Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) catches a pass thrown by Dak Prescott (4) for a touchdown in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

    Cowboys’ Bryant won’t practice after injuring knee vs Bears

    FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dez Bryant could be joining Tony Romo on the sidelines again, just like a year ago when Dallas slid from first place to last in the NFC East without the two offensive stars.

  • A.J. Reed’s big game carries Vanlue to victory

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Vanlue needed every one of A.J. Reed’s 59 rushes to pull off a memorable 30-26 victory against rival Arcadia on Friday.

  • This Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016 photo, showsTal's Hill in centerfield, at Minute Maid Park, in Houston.  When this season ends, the Astros will raze the hill, bring the fence in to 409 feet and build out new amenities. (Karen Warren/Houston Chronicle via AP)

    Famed Tal’s Hill to be removed from Minute Maid Park

    HOUSTON (AP) — When former Astros owner Drayton McLane prepared to spend $265 million of ownership and taxpayer money to build the field of his dreams, he could not expect it to last forever, but he wanted it to be unforgettable.

  • In this Jan. 3, 2016, file photo, Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt (99) gestures during the first half of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, in Houston. A person familiar with J.J. Watt’s condition says he has re-injured his back and the Houston Texans expect him to be out until at least December, and possibly the entire season, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith, File)

    Texans place star DE JJ Watt on injured reserve

    HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans placed star defensive end J.J. Watt on injured reserve Wednesday and his return this season is in doubt.

  • Indiana’s offense sputters without Sudfeld, Howard

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Nate Sudfeld threw a handful of passes on Saturday but all of them came on the sideline at Beaver Stadium.