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Saints Drub Bears at Soldier Field

Saints Drub Bears at Soldier Field

The Chicago Bears were hoping for a strong effort out of their bye week, but instead they were drubbed in a loss to the New Orleans Saints.

Sunday, Oct 20, 2019 at 08:01 AM CDT

Capital Hill: Nats, Astros Put World Series Eyes on Pitching

Capital Hill: Nats, Astros Put World Series Eyes on Pitching

Gerrit Cole, Max Scherzer and a slew of aces get the World Series started in Houston, then the scene shifts to Capitol Hill. But with Justin Verlander, Stephen Strasburg and all these electric arms, might as...

Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 at 10:48 PM CDT

Nationals Superfan, 98, Will Finally See the World Series in DC

Nationals Superfan, 98, Will Finally See the World Series in DC

Lorenzo Crowe knows Washington sports. Ever since he was a shortstop for the Negro League’s Baltimore Elite Giants, his passion for baseball has never wavered. As a young man, Crowe said working and trying...

Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 at 11:58 PM CDT

Altuve's HR in 9th Sends Astros to World Series Over Yankees

Altuve's HR in 9th Sends Astros to World Series Over Yankees

Jose Altuve homered off Aroldis Chapman with two outs in the ninth inning and the Houston Astros outlasted the New York Yankees 6-4 Saturday night to advance to the World Series for the second time in three...

Friday, Oct 18, 2019 at 05:05 PM CDT

Vt. High School Athletes Score With Equal Pay Push

Vt. High School Athletes Score With Equal Pay Push

A girls' high school varsity soccer team in Vermont is taking a page out of the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team's playbook, by mixing sports and social activism. "We want to show that we're all going to stand...

Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 at 06:11 PM CDT

Another Horse Dies at Santa Anita, 34th Since Last December

Another Horse Dies at Santa Anita, 34th Since Last December

Satchel Paige, a 3-year-old gelding, died Saturday after suffering an injury to his left leg during the fifth race at Santa Anita, the 34th death of a horse at the track since Dec. 26. Mike Marten, spokesman...

Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 at 04:32 PM CDT

Illinois Stuns No. 6 Wisconsin on Last-Second Field Goal

 Illinois Stuns No. 6 Wisconsin on Last-Second Field Goal

James McCourt kicked a 39-yard field as time expired and Illinois pulled off the biggest upset of the college football season, knocking off No. 6 Wisconsin 24-23 on Saturday.

Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 at 12:50 AM CDT

Hall of Famer Joe Namath Voted NFL's Greatest Character

Hall of Famer Joe Namath Voted NFL's Greatest Character

The Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback who guaranteed his three-touchdown underdog New York Jets would beat the mighty Baltimore Colts in the third Super Bowl was a solid choice in balloting conducted by The...

Friday, Oct 18, 2019 at 03:42 PM CDT

Trubisky Expected to Play for Bears vs. Saints

Trubisky Expected to Play for Bears vs. Saints

The Chicago Bears will likely have Mitchell Trubisky back on the field Sunday for their game against the New Orleans Saints, but their opponent was far less fortunate on the injury front.

Friday, Oct 18, 2019 at 01:15 PM CDT

Chiefs QB Mahomes Expected to Miss 4-6 Weeks, Source Says

Chiefs QB Mahomes Expected to Miss 4-6 Weeks, Source Says

A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes escaped significant damage to ligaments when he dislocated his right kneecap against Denver and...

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