Posts Tagged Sports business

Balanced approach keeps Colts on winning track

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (12) is tackled by Cincinnati Bengals outside linebacker Vontaze Burfict during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — When Colts owner Jim Irsay decided to rebuild the team after the 2011 season, he insisted on finding the right balance.

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Garrett shuns contract talk with hot Dallas start

Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett talks to an official on the sideline during the first half of an NFL football game against the New York Giants, Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Add Jason Garrett to the list of questions about new contracts facing Cowboys owner Jerry Jones.

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Leagues file to stop New Jersey sports betting

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The nation’s four major pro sports leagues and the NCAA want to stop New Jersey’s plans to allow legal sports betting, just days before it’s due to start.

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Tigers hire former Pirates GM Littlefield as scout

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Tigers have hired former Pittsburgh general manager Dave Littlefield as a major league scout.

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Falcons lose starting center Peter Konz for season

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons have placed center Peter Konz on injured reserve with a left knee injury, dealing their battered offensive line another devastating blow.

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