Rafael Furcal Agrees To Terms With Marlins

Rafael Furcal will try to make his comeback from elbow surgery with the Miami Marlins. The free-agent infielder and the Marlins have agreed to terms on a contract, two people familiar with the situation said Thursday. Both people confirmed


Kobe Bryant Hopes To Face Raptors On Sunday

Kobe Bryant continues to hone in his aim toward a return date after spending nearly eight months sidelined following Achilles surgery. The Los Angeles Lakers’ home game against the Toronto Raptors on Sunday is his latest target. “I’m trying,”

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Adrian Peterson Muses About Playing In Texas

It’s starting. As the prime years of running back Adrian Peterson’s begin to evaporate, the future Hall of Famer is thinking about the possibility of finishing his career in his home state of Texas. We know that he’s thinking


Jets Will Start Milliner Again This Week, And He Might Finish

The up-and-down (largely down) rookie season of Jets cornerback Dee Milliner took another turn last week, when he was benched after missing a tackle on Mike Wallace that turned into a touchdown. That raised the question of whether he’d


More People Watched The Iron Bowl Than Any Game This Season

No game in the college football season has had quite the ending or impact on the season as Saturday’s Iron Bowl between Alabama and Auburn. The wild finish that handed Alabama a gut-wrenching setback and thrust Auburn in to


Wayne Says Trent Richardson Felt Forced Into Offense Too Quickly

So what’s wrong with running back Trent Richardson? Richardson essentially has said of the Colts, “It’s not me, it’s you.” Via the good folks at StampedeBlue.com, receiver Reggie Wayne shared with Jake Query and Derek Schultz of WNDE radio

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Deion Sanders Is Fired By Charter School He Co-founded, Again

In October, Deion Sanders was fired by the charter school he co-founded. He was quickly reinstated. Nearly two months later, Prime Prep Academy has once again fired the Hall of Famer. Via the Dallas Morning News, school superintendent Rachel


Fire Forces Evacuation Of Arena Before Spurs-Wolves Game

MEXICO CITY — The Mexico City arena where the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves are playing an NBA game Wednesday night was evacuated 45 minutes before tipoff because of smoke inside the arena. NBA spokeswoman Sharon Lima says

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Kobe Won’t Return Friday Vs. Kings

Kobe Bryant has ruled himself out for the Los Angeles Lakers’ road game against the Sacramento Kings on Friday, the 18-year veteran told ESPNLosAngeles.com on Wednesday. While Bryant won’t be making his long-awaited return from Achilles surgery against the


Mike Wallace: Still Loves Steelers

A change in offensive coordinators may have contributed to a drop in production for Mike Wallace a season after he made the Pro Bowl. But the former Steelers wide receiver said he has no hard feelings toward Todd Haley