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  • Cain finally healthy and ready to rejoin Giants’ rotation

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — If the San Francisco Giants had any lingering concerns about Matt Cain’s health, the veteran pitcher helped ease their minds with one impressive swing — on the golf course. Playing at…

  • Talib, Jackson, Webb fined for Super Bowl infractions

    Denver Broncos fiery cornerback Aqib Talib’s taunting and face mask fouls proved costlier five days later than they did in Super Bowl 50. Talib was fined a total of $26,044 on Friday for the flags…

  • Broncos basking in glory of first title since ’99

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — While general manager John Elway maps out plans to keep his team intact, the Denver Broncos are enjoying the spoils of their Super Bowl victory. There’s the talk show circuit, anticipation…

  • Packers bring back defensive tackle Letroy Guion

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Green Bay Packers have re-signed defensive tackle Letroy Guion, a move that could impact the return of fellow lineman B.J. Raji. General manager Ted Thompson announced the signing on Friday. A…

  • 2016 NFL Draft Order

    At Chicago April 28-30 First Round (x-selection forfeited) Opponents W L T Pct W L T Pct 1. Tennessee Titans 3 13 0 .188 126 130 0 .492 2. Cleveland Browns 3 13 0 .188…

  • Jaguars sign cornerback Johnson to free-agent contract

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed first-year cornerback Josh Johnson to a free-agent contract, making him part of the team’s 90-man offseason roster. The 5-foot-10 Johnson most recently played for the British…

  • Running back Matt Forte done in Chicago after 8 seasons

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Matt Forte won’t be returning to the Chicago Bears for a ninth season. The two-time Pro Bowl running back announced on Instagram Friday morning that the team informed him this…

  • Football used in 1958 title game auctioned for $62,140

    BALTIMORE (AP) — The football that Johnny Unitas threw to Raymond Berry for a touchdown in the historic 1958 NFL Championship game has been sold for $62,140 at an auction. Called by many “The Greatest…

  • McCoy’s lawyer: No decision on charges until next week

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An attorney for Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy says he’s been told no decision will be made until next week on charges over a Philadelphia nightclub brawl that left two off-duty…

  • Colts promote assistants Tim Berbenich, Jim Hostler

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts coach Chuck Pagano completed his revamped coaching staff Thursday, promoting Tim Berbenich to offensive assistant and assistant quarterbacks coach and naming Jim Hostler tight ends coach. Berbenich spent the past…

  • Raiders agree to extension to remain at Oakland Coliseum

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Four weeks after being stymied in their effort to move to Los Angeles, the Raiders agreed to a one-year extension lease extension on Thursday to remain at the Oakland Coliseum through…

  • Lions sign Jerry Franklin, former Bears and Chiefs LB

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have signed linebacker Jerry Franklin. Franklin adds depth for Detroit and has a shot to play in an NFL game for the first time since 2014. He…

  • Raiders re-sign safety Nate Allen

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders re-signed safety Nate Allen on Thursday, two days after they released him. Terms of the new deal weren’t disclosed. Allen’s initial $4.9 million salary for next season would…

  • Thursday’s Sports Transactions

    BASEBALL National League PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Signed LHP Cory Luebke to a minor league contract. SAN DIEGO PADRES — Named Hideo Nomo advisor/baseball operations. American Association JOPLIN BLASTERS — Released INF James Boddicker. LINCOLN SALTDOGS…

  • Falcons early PSL sales blow projections ‘out of the water’

    ATLANTA (AP) — Personal seat license sales for the Atlanta Falcons’ new stadium have surpassed expectations set by the firm handling the process for the team. That doesn’t mean all fans have been won over…