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Sorting out the mess of the NFC South

The NFC South is a hot mess, with all four teams sporting losing records entering the final two weeks of the season.

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  • Lamy Chappuis wins 1st Nordic combi WCup in 1 year

    RAMSAU, Austria (AP) — World champion Jason Lamy Chappuis of France won a Nordic combined World Cup event Sunday for his first victory in a year and 27th overall. The three-time former overall World Cup…

  • Ligety beaten by Hirscher again in GS race

    ALTA BADIA, Italy (AP) — Ted Ligety needs some training. A lot of it. And some snow would help, too. Struggling with a broken wrist and without the training volume he normally relies on, the…

  • Shipulin wins biathlon mass-start race in Slovenia

    POKLJUKA, Slovenia (AP) — Anton Shipulin of Russia sprinted away from three rivals to win a 15-kilometer mass-start race for his second biathlon World Cup victory in three days on Sunday, while Kaisa Makarainen of…

  • Women’s World Cup Super-G Results

    Sunday At Val d’Isere, France 1. Elisabeth Goergl, Austria, 1:25.42. 2. Anna Fenninger, Austria, 1:25.47. 3. Tina Maze, Slovenia, 1:25.55. 4. Lara Gut, Switzerland, 1:25.65. 5. Nadia Fanchini, Italy, 1:25.75. 6. Julia Mancuso, United States,…

  • Men’s World Cup Giant Slalom Results

    Sunday At Alta Badia, Italy 1. Marcel Hirscher, Austria, 2:30.17 (1:16.71-1:13.46). 2. Ted Ligety, United States, 2:31.62 (1:18.04-1:13.58). 3. Thomas Fanara, France, 2:31.65 (1:16.88-1:14.77). 4. Alexis Pinturault, France, 2:31.66 (1:16.87-1:14.79). 5. Felix Neureuther, Germany, 2:31.90…

  • Men’s World Cup Giant Slalom Results

    Sunday At Alta Badia, Italy 1. Marcel Hirscher, Austria, 2:30.17 (1:16.71 1:13.46). 2. Ted Ligety, United States, 2:31.62 (1:18.04 1:13.58). 3. Thomas Fanara, France, 2:31.65 (1:16.88 1:14.77). 4. Alexis Pinturault, France, 2:31.66 (1:16.87 1:14.79). 5.…

  • Miami Beach Bowl Capsule

    Memphis (9-3, 7-1 AAC) vs. BYU (8-4, independent), 2 p.m. ET, (ESPN) Line: Memphis by 1½. Series Record: First meeting. WHAT’S AT STAKE Memphis is seeking its first 10-win season since 1938, plus has a…

  • Memphis, BYU meet in inaugural Miami Beach Bowl

    MIAMI (AP) — At BYU, they’re looking to restore tradition. At Memphis, they’re simply looking to build one. Their paths will align in the inaugural Miami Beach Bowl. BYU (8-4) completes its up-and-down campaign on…

  • Dubai Open Leading Scores

    Sunday At The Els Club Dubai, United Arab Emirates Purse: $500,000 Yardage: 7,538; Par: 72 Final Arjun Atwal, India 73-65-68-66—272 Wang Jeung-hun, South Korea 71-67-68-67—273 Simon Yates, Scotland 71-67-69-68—275 Jake Higginbottom, Australia 72-71-69-64—276 Thaworn Wiratchant,…

  • Sunday’s Time Schedule

    All Times EST NFL Baltimore at Houston, 1 p.m. Detroit at Chicago, 1 p.m. Atlanta at New Orleans, 1 p.m. Minnesota at Miami, 1 p.m. Cleveland at Carolina, 1 p.m. Green Bay at Tampa Bay,…

  • NBA Calendar

    Jan. 5 — 10-day contracts can be signed. Jan. 10 — Contracts guaranteed for rest of season. Feb. 13-15 — All-Star weekend, New York. Feb. 19 — Trade deadline (3 p.m. EST). April 15 —…

  • NFL Calendar

    Dec. 28 — Regular season ends. Jan. 3-4, 2015 — Wild-card playoffs. Jan. 10-11 — Divisional playoffs. Jan. 18 — Conference championships. Jan. 25 — Pro Bowl, Glendale, Ariz. Feb. 1 — Super Bowl, Glendale,…

  • NHL Calendar

    Jan. 1 — Winter Classic: Chicago at Washington. Jan. 22-26 — All-Star break. Feb. 21 — Stadium Series: Los Angeles vs. San Jose at Santa Clara, Calif. April 11 — Regular season ends.

  • Super-G crash makes Vonn wait in bid for record

    VAL D’ISERE, France (AP) — American Lindsey Vonn’s bid for a record-equaling 62nd World Cup win will have to wait a little while longer. The four-time World Cup winner crashed out of Sunday’s super-G race…

  • Novak’s 40-yard FG lifts Chargers past 49ers

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Philip Rivers looked at the 21-point deficit on the scoreboard at halftime and even he wondered whether the San Diego Chargers had it in them to come back. The season…