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NFL: Titans showing signs of growing up with best start since ‘13

| | Sep 26 2017 - 12:06am | Comments

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee tight end Delanie Walker smothered the ball on the onside kick attempt inside the final two minutes.

  1. | Posted: Sep 6 2017 - 12:06am

    NEW YORK — When her work was done, her first trip to the U.S. Open semifinals since 2010 secured, if just barely, Venus Williams sat in her sideline chair and beamed .

  2. | Posted: Sep 5 2017 - 12:06am

    NORTON, Mass. — The victories keep piling up for Justin Thomas, and all that does is make him want more.

  3. | Posted: Sep 5 2017 - 12:06am

    NEW YORK — Juan Martin del Potro’s stay at the U.S. Open really should be over. Nearly was.

  4. | Posted: Sep 5 2017 - 12:06am

    LOS ANGELES — J.D. Martinez tied a major league record by slugging four of Arizona’s six home runs, and the Diamondbacks routed the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers 13-0 on Monday night for their 11th straight victory.

  5. | Posted: Sep 5 2017 - 12:06am

    ATLANTA — No. 25 Tennessee rallied from a pair of 14-point deficits in the second half and stopped a 2-point conversion in the second overtime, stunning Georgia Tech 42-41 despite giving up five rushing touchdowns to TaQuon Marshall and getting thoroughly dominated statistically Monday night.

  6. | Posted: Sep 4 2017 - 12:05am

    ASHBURN, Va. — The Washington Redskins placed Su’a Cravens on the exempt/left squad list Sunday, and his future is in doubt after teammates said the 22-year-old safety had to be talked out of retiring.

  7. | Posted: Sep 4 2017 - 12:05am

    HOUSTON — Authorities launched a controlled burn Sunday at a chemical plant damaged by Harvey, sending small flames and gray smoke into the sky, and said the highly unstable compounds that had exploded earlier needed to be neutralized.

  8. | Posted: Sep 4 2017 - 12:05am

    LOS ANGELES — UCLA practiced a fake spike last week, never imagining that it would cap off the biggest comeback in school history.

  9. | Posted: Sep 4 2017 - 12:05am

    The anticipation for week one of the college football season can only be surpassed by the overreactions to week one of the college football season.

  10. | Posted: Sep 3 2017 - 12:06am

    NEW YORK — This was Roger Federer at his hard-to-beat best, so unlike the pair of uncomfortable five-setters he labored through to begin the U.S. Open.

  11. | Posted: Sep 2 2017 - 12:05am

    It is a well-accepted axiom in the NFL preseason that the key is not performance, it’s health.

  12. | Posted: Sep 2 2017 - 12:05am

    By the end of the season, most of the College Football Playoff contenders’ 12 or 13 games will seem, in retrospect, like insignificant and anonymous blowouts of weaker opposition. But a few games will prove defining for who was beaten, and where and how. These games will be crucial in deciding who gets in and who is left out of the four-team postseason.

  13. | Posted: Sep 1 2017 - 12:05am

    Many of us have reached that time of year and realization that most, if not all, of our New Year’s fitness resolutions have faded away. Somewhere along the line, our good intentions fell by the wayside.

  14. | Posted: Sep 1 2017 - 12:05am

    NEW YORK — A bad back prevented Roger Federer from getting ready for the U.S. Open the way he prefers to prepare for a Grand Slam tournament. And it’s showed so far.

  15. | Posted: Aug 31 2017 - 12:05am

    CLEVELAND — The blockbuster trade, delayed and in jeopardy of dying, is done: Kyrie Irving is headed to the Celtics, Isaiah Thomas is coming to the Cavaliers and the NBA can take a well-earned, late-summer break.