DALLAS (AP) - After weeks of talking to fans, reporters and Congress about their lagging labor negotiations, the NFL and its players' union are getting around to talking to each other.
ATLANTA (AP) - Chipper Jones showed Tuesday he can still knock the cover off the ball.
ATLANTA (AP) - Maryland coach Gary Williams wants his Terrapins to play the same on the road as when playing at home.
HONOLULU (AP) - A tropical rainstorm moved in from the Pacific and cleared just before the Pro Bowl began on Sunday. What followed was a sloppy show that was not exactly riveting entertainment a week in advance of the Super Bowl.
NEW YORK (AP) - Martin Luther King Jr.'s oldest son is reportedly interested in becoming a minority owner of the New York Mets.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) The NFL is expecting a record crowd for the first Super Bowl at $1.3 billion Cowboys Stadium.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky coach John Calipari brought in a very special visitor to help toughen up the 14th-ranked Wildcats.
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - Tyaunna Marshall scored 22 points to lead No. 25 Georgia Tech past Virginia Tech 78-57 on Thursday night.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Courtney Newton finally had the game she always wanted at South Carolina. And the Gamecocks got the breakthrough win they had chased all season.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) - Andy Murray will get another chance to end a near 75-year winless streak for British men in Grand Slam singles tournaments after beating Spain's David Ferrer 4-6, 7-6 (2), 6-1, 7-6 (2) Friday to reach the Australian Open final.
ATLANTA (AP) - The Atlanta Hawks have signed swingman Damien Wilkins for the rest of the season.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Kasey Kahne doesn't consider himself a one-year rental.
MILWAUKEE (AP) - The worst-shooting, lowest-scoring team in the NBA finally proved it has some offensive sizzle - even if it took three quarters to get going in a big way.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) - First Rafael Nadal, now Roger Federer.
PITTSBURGH -- The mighty Steelers, equipped with a 14-4 record, the AFC's No. 2 playoff seed and a veteran roster on the verge of three championships in the past six seasons, are underdogs in Super Bowl XLV.