• Davis, Perry named to SC Football Hall of Fame

    GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Former Clemson linebacker Jeff Davis and ex-Tigers defensive end Michael Dean Perry have been voted to the South Carolina Football of Hall of Fame.

  • Giants hire former Lions general manager for front office

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have hired former Detroit Lions general manager Martin Mayhew as their director of football operations/special projects.

  • Family awarded $53M in Kyle Field deadly demolition accident

    HOUSTON (AP) — Relatives of a demolition worker have been awarded $53 million over his 2013 death after he fell four stories during renovation of Texas A&M’s Kyle Field.

  • In this May 4, 2014, file photo, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, right, points out something in the stadium to his brother, New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning, from New York Yankees' Derek Jeter's suite during a baseball game between the Yankees and the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium in New York. Peyton Manning had a little fun with little brother Eli's sad face at the Super Bowl during an appearance on NBC's "Tonight Show."  (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

    Peyton Manning has a little fun with little brother Eli

    NEW YORK (AP) — Peyton Manning had a little fun with little brother Eli’s sad face at the Super Bowl during an appearance on NBC’s “Tonight Show.”

  • Group backs off $5M request for Browns’ facility in Columbus

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A Columbus development group plans to stop pushing a request for the state to help pay $5 million to build a practice facility for the Cleveland Browns at Ohio State University so the team can move its summer training camp.

  • Steelers kicker Shaun Suisham becomes an American citizen

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers placekicker Shaun Suisham (SWEEZ’-ham) has become an American citizen.

  • Marshall hires Pepe Pearson as RB coach

    HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall has hired Pepe Pearson as running backs coach.

  • Texas Sports Writers Association 3A all-state team

    BRYAN, Texas (AP) — Cameron senior running back Traion Smith was the offensive player of the year on the Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 3A all-state football team.

  • Snowboarder Katie Ormerod, of Britain, prepares to make a practice jump, Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, in advance of the Big Air at Fenway skiing and snowboarding U.S. Grand Prix tour event at Fenway Park in Boston. The competition is to be held Thursday and Friday, Feb. 11-12. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

    Ski jumping the latest event to step to the plate at Fenway

    BOSTON (AP) — Olympic silver medalist Devin Logan pictures herself standing atop the 140-foot ski jump that towers over Fenway Park’s Green Monster, hitting her jump and then coming to a stop right about where a batter would stand.

  • Arena League in talks with Leonsis about Washington team

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Commissioner Scott Butera says the Arena Football League is in “serious negotiations” with Ted Leonsis’ Monumental Sports & Entertainment about bringing a team to Washington.