Mauer wins AL MVP in landslide vote; Teixeira 2nd

Joe Mauer has become only the second catcher in 33 years to win the American League Most Valuable Player Award. The Minnesota Twins star was a near-unanimous winner in voting announced Monday by the Baseball Writers' Association of America, receivin

Syracuse jumps to No. 10 in AP poll; KU still No. 1

Kansas remains the runaway No. 1 in The Associated Press' college basketball poll while Syracuse makes the jump from unranked to No. 10. The Jayhawks were on top of 56 of the 65 ballots by the national media panel.

Cincy QB Pike expected to start against Illinois

Quarterback Tony Pike is still on target to start for No.

Packers' Harris, Kampman to miss rest of season

Green Bay cornerback Al Harris and linebacker Aaron Kampman will both have season-ending knee surgery. Coach Mike McCarthy said Monday that losing the two veterans will be a major challenge to the Packers, who have a 6-4 record and are in the middle

Meyer: I'll be at Florida 'as long as they'll have me'

Florida coach Urban Meyer says he plans to coach the Gators "as long as they'll have me." With rumors swirling about Charlie Weis' future at Notre Dame, Meyer squashed any potential speculation about leaving Gainesville for South Bend. Meyer's news

Greatest sports dynasties

Hendrick Motorsports added another trophy to its collection Sunday, but where does it rank among sports' greatest dynasties?

Saints sink Bucaneers

TAMPA BAY - The New Orleans Saints have now moved to a perfect 10-0 record Sunday. The Saints drubbed the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 38-7 in Florida. This is the longest winning streak in Saints franchise history.