• Serial numbers, game photos may help verify Brady jerseys

    BOSTON (AP) — Now that authorities believe they have recovered the jersey stolen from Tom Brady’s locker following the Patriots’ Super Bowl win last month, the next step will be determining whether it is in fact the MVP quarterback’s missing grass-stained garment.

  • Ex-Penn St official: ‘I should have done more’ in abuse case

    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Two former senior administrators at Penn State testified Wednesday they regret how they handled a 2001 complaint about Jerry Sandusky showering with a boy, more than a week after they both struck plea deals and became witnesses against former university president Graham Spanier.

  • Bengals’ Adam ‘Pacman’ Jones faces 3 misdemeanor charges

    CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam “Pacman” Jones faces three misdemeanor charges, including assault, but no longer is being charged with a felony for a January confrontation with hotel security guards, police and a nurse.

  • Cancer free and confident, James Conner eager to get to NFL

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — James Conner long envisioned the day he would walk into the indoor practice facility the Pittsburgh Panthers share with the Pittsburgh Steelers and be welcomed by a sea of NFL scouts and coaches.

  • Day leaves Match Play as mother battles lung cancer

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Defending champion Jason Day tearfully withdrew from the Dell Technologies Match Play on Wednesday after six holes to be with his mother when she has lung cancer surgery.

  • Heat list Whiteside as probable for Thursday with hand cut

    MIAMI (AP) — NBA rebounding leader Hassan Whiteside is listed as probable for Miami’s game against Toronto on Thursday, despite a laceration on his right hand that needed 13 stitches to repair.

  • Nats ace Scherzer says finger injury healed

    JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Saying his finger finally feels normal, Nationals ace Max Scherzer proclaimed himself healed following his first Grapefruit League start of the spring, a 6-1 Washington loss to St. Louis.

  • Employee calling tourist racing track in Las Vegas unsafe

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — An employee driving instructor who has refused to sign a declaration that a tourist-oriented exotic auto racing track near Las Vegas is safe has filed a lawsuit in state court asking a judge to close the course so it can be redesigned.

  • With Buxton, Kepler and Rosario, future is here for Twins OF

    FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — When Byron Buxton, Max Kepler and Eddie Rosario started in the Minnesota Twins organization, they were spindly teenagers with plenty of potential.

  • Sweet 16 teams experiencing all-time high academic success

    ORLANOD, Fla. (AP) — Men’s and women’s basketball teams in this year’s Sweet 16 are graduating more players and experiencing all-time high academic success.