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With RG3 out, Redskins use 2 QBs to beat Ravens 31-13

Kirk Cousins filled in capably for injured quarterback Robert Griffin III, throwing for 190 yards and a fluke touchdown as the Washington Redskins beat the Baltimore Ravens 31-13 Saturday night.

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    BEIJING (AP) — For the world’s best sprinters, passing the baton in the 4×400 relay is about as easy as rolling out of bed in the morning. Picking a winner in that race used to…

  • Phillips standing out in heralded Tennessee freshman class

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee defensive end Kyle Phillips is quite familiar with Nashville’s Nissan Stadium, the site of the 25th-ranked Volunteers’ season opener. Nissan Stadium serves as the home field for both the NFL’s…

  • Jets rookie Leonard Williams has muscle strain in knee

    NEW YORK (AP) — New York Jets rookie defensive lineman Leonard Williams has a muscle strain behind one of his knees, but the team avoided a potentially devastating injury to its first-round draft pick. Williams…

  • Dumoulin wins 9th Vuelta stage, takes overall lead

    EL POBLE NOU DE BENITATXELL, Spain (AP) — Tom Dumoulin passed Tour de France winner Chris Froome with about 50 meters left in a steep climb to win the ninth stage and take the overall…

  • Wait finally over for Auburn QB Jeremy Johnson

    AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Jeremy Johnson’s Auburn teammates believe the preseason hype for their new quarterback is warranted. Big, strong-armed and accurate, Johnson has been maybe the most talked about backup passer in college football…

  • A 200-400 sprint double at Olympics could be waiting Felix

    BEIJING (AP) — If Allyson Felix feels tired now, just wait until next year. The American sprinter would like to have the opportunity to run the 200 and 400 meters at the Olympics in Rio…

  • Chiefs settle on long snapper, waive 11 players

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs have selected James Winchester to serve as their long snapper, waiving Andrew East and 10 others Sunday as they pare down to the 75-man roster limit by Tuesday…

  • Pieters wins Czech Masters for 1st European Tour victory

    VYSOKY UJEZD, Czech Republic (AP) — Thomas Pieters shot a 3-under 69 on Sunday to win the Czech Masters by three strokes for his first European Tour victory. Pieters overcame a bad start with a…

  • Fan dies after fall from upper deck at Atlanta Braves game

    ATLANTA (AP) — A fan died after falling from the upper deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees. Lt. Charles…

  • Pick 6: Playoff forecast for Buckeyes, Irish, Bears, Tigers

    New Year’s rockin’ eve will have a whole new meaning in 2016. The semifinals of the second College Football Playoff will be played on Dec. 31 because college football can never be simple. Last year’s…

  • National Football League

    All Times EDT AMERICAN CONFERENCE East W L T Pct PF PA Buffalo 2 1 0 .667 78 54 New England 2 1 0 .667 54 62 N.Y. Jets 2 1 0 .667 61 63…

  • American League

    East Division W L Pct GB Toronto 73 56 .566 — New York 71 57 .555 1½ Baltimore 63 66 .488 10 Tampa Bay 63 66 .488 10 Boston 60 69 .465 13 Central Division…

  • National League

    East Division W L Pct GB New York 71 58 .550 — Washington 65 63 .508 5½ Atlanta 54 75 .419 17 Miami 52 78 .400 19½ Philadelphia 52 78 .400 19½ Central Division W…

  • Rossi wins British GP, retakes sole lead in MotoGP standings

    SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Valentino Rossi won the British Grand Prix in wet conditions Sunday to reclaim the outright lead in the MotoGP championship, with Marc Marquez crashing out in another blow to his title…

  • The Latest: US wins men’s 4×400-meter relay at worlds

    BEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local): ___ 8:37 p.m. LaShawn Merritt anchored the U.S. men’s 4×400-meter relay team to a sixth straight world title, winning in 2 minutes,…