Orton sits out practice; game-time call for Broncos

Kyle Orton missed a third consecutive practice Friday with a sprained left ankle. Coach Josh McDaniels says the Denver Broncos quarterback's availability for Sunday's pivotal contest with San Diego will come down to a game-time decision. Backup Chr

Knicks decide against signing Iverson

The New York Knicks have decided not to pursue Allen Iverson. Team president Donnie Walsh said Friday the team won't make any additions at this time despite its 2-9 record.

Where will the top MLB free agents end up?

Free agents can officially sign.

Hendrick, Lowe's lock up Johnson with new deals

Three-time defending NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson has signed a contract extension with Hendrick Motorsports through 2015. Home improvement chain Lowe's also signed an extension as primary sponsor of Johnson's No.

Notre Dame's problems are bigger than Weis

Go ahead and fire Charlie Weis. He deserves it.

Deputy placed on leave

LAFAYETTE - Lafayette Parish sheriff's deputy Jean Phillip Joubert was cited for allegedly slashing a tire in the parking lot of Walmart. Officers were able to identify the suspect by the jacket he was wearing. Joubert has been placed on admini

No one will be smiling on Jets-Pats sidelines

Rex Ryan isn't smiling lately. Bill Belichick doesn't smile, period.