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Brady picked off twice in 1st; Bucs lose to Washington 29-19

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — An exasperated Tom Brady put his hands on his knees and looked down at the field after his second interception in the first quarter. Hours later, the defense couldn't get off the field late in the fourth with the chance to dig the defending champions out of another ...

Comedy of errors as Steelers, Lions slog to 16-16 tie

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Detroit's long losing streak is over. The threat of a winless season still remains. For now, the Lions will take it, no matter how ugly it looks. The Lions slogged their way to a 16-16 tie in dreary Pittsburgh on Sunday, surviving a nearly four-hour marathon against the ...

Matharu, No. 25 Texas women jolt third-ranked Stanford 61-56

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Self-described "old" Texas coach Vic Schaefer pulled off a leaping leg kick and fist pump as Texas celebrated an upset on Stanford's home floor and spoiled the defending national champions' ring ceremony. "I'm in it, I'm in it with 'em," he said. "I'm in the fight. I ...

Penguins Sidney Crosby makes return against Capitals

WASHINGTON (AP) — Penguins star Sidney Crosby returned for Pittsburgh's game at Washington on Sunday night after he and three teammates were activated from the NHL's COVID-19 protocol list. Coach Mike Sullivan also rejoined the Penguins on Sunday after exiting COVID-19 protocol. The ...

Mickelson wins finale; Langer takes 6th Schwab Cup title

PHOENIX (AP) — Phil Mickelson stood on the 18th green at Phoenix Country Club, a wide smile across his face as he held yet another PGA Tour Champions trophy. Next to him was 64-year-old Bernhard Langer, grinning just as broadly as he hoisted the Charles Schwab Cup trophy at an age when most ...

Young, Watt leave with injuries, Mayfield limps off field

Reigning Defensive Rookie of the Year Chase Young suffered a potentially serious right knee injury on Sunday, putting a damper on Washington's big win against Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. 2020 All-Pro linebacker T.J. Watt injured a hip in Pittsburgh's tie with Detroit. Cleveland ...

Davis has 34 points and 15 rebounds, Lakers beat Spurs

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anthony Davis had 34 points and 15 rebounds to help the Los Angeles Lakers beat the San Antonio Spurs 114-106 on Sunday. Talen Horton-Tucker scored 17 points in his season debut for the Lakers, and Carmelo Anthony and Wayne Ellington each had 15 points. Los Angeles led by ...

Superman’s sequel: Newton leads Panthers over Cards 34-10

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Cam Newton took the snap on third down and it was like he'd never left the Carolina Panthers. The quarterback got moving in a hurry in his blue, black and silver jersey, barreled into the end zone for a 2-yard touchdown, ripped off his helmet and screamed "I'm back!" as ...

Washington fires coach Jimmy Lake after less than 2 seasons

SEATTLE (AP) — When Chris Petersen suddenly decided to step away as football coach at Washington in the days after the 2019 Apple Cup, athletic director Jen Cohen believed the best replacement for the Huskies was already on staff. No search firms were needed. Jimmy Lake was her chosen ...

Packers blank Seahawks 17-0 as Rodgers, Wilson return

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers was back under center and the Packers got back to winning — a welcome return to normal for Green Bay after a tumultuous couple of weeks. The reigning MVP can thank the Packers' defense for doing much of the heavy lifting. A.J. Dillon rushed for two ...