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Earnhardt Jr. to help NBC Sports at Super Bowl…

Only On AP: Dale Earnhardt Jr. is branching out past NASCAR with NBC Sports. The network plans to use NASCAR's most popular driver at next month's Super Bowl and the Winter Olympics.

Coming out changes the game for Olympian Gus…

Stakes higher, thrill greater now that Olympian Gus Kenworthy has come out

Despite Home Struggles, Kansas Is Thick in Big 12…

Kansas showed that it has some toughness when it overcame a 13-point halftime deficit against West Virginia in Morgantown. But can the Jawhawks overcome their shortcomings to win the Big 12 title?

Sharapova back in Oz, joins Federer, Djokovic in…

Maria Sharapova returns to the Australian Open after a doping ban and opens with a straight-set victory

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The Koreas May Be On Their Way To Sending A Joint…

The International Olympic Committee will reportedly consider South Korea's request to send a unified Hockey team to the Winter Olympics.

Saints QB Brees: No plans to field offers from…

Drew Brees says he still expects to remain with the New Orleans Saints as long as they'll have him

Ole Einar Bjoerndalen fails to make Norway's Olympic team

Olympic great Ole Einar Bjoerndalen has failed to make Norway's biathlon team for the Pyeongchang Games, missing out on a chance to compete at his seventh Olympics

Bryce Love Returning for Senior Season

Stanford running back Bryce Love will return for his senior season and not enter the NFL draft.

Djokovic: Players held meeting, but boycott not…

Novak Djokovic confirms top men's players held a private meeting on the eve of the Australian Open to discuss issues related to the tour, but denied that any talk of boycotting Grand Slams over prize money was ever raised

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Jags 'threw a tantrum' when Marrone started…

The Jacksonville Jaguars "threw a tantrum" when coach Doug Marrone started making changes

US skeleton star Katie Uhlaender heading to 4th Olympics

US Olympic skeleton team: Katie Uhlaender, Matt Antoine, John Daly, Kendall Wesenber

Reports: Chris Paul and Other Rockets Players…

The tensions between the Rockets and Clippers spilled over into the locker room after L.A.’s 113–102 win Monday night.

Recovering Kvitova feels the love from Australian…

A year ago Petra Kvitova was recovering from a knife attack at her home in the Czech Republic, unsure if she'd ever play tennis again. So her first-round loss at the Australian Open didn't bother her in the overall scheme of things.

Jeep updates Cherokee compact SUV to compete in hot market

Fiat Chrysler's Jeep brand is giving the Cherokee compact SUV a major face-lift; CEO hints at three new SUVs and campaign to grow sales in Europe

Trial set to begin in ex-NFL player's road-rage…

Trial in a road-rage shooting that left a former NFL football player dead began with jury selection Tuesday in a New Orleans suburb

Olsen, Cunningham, Bascue lead US Olympic bobsled…

US Olympic bobsled team drivers: Justin Olsen, Nick Cunningham, Codie Bascue

Report: Hugh Freeze Spotted at Alabama Football…

Former Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze was spotted in Tuscaloosa at Alabama’s football facility on Monday, the Tuscaloosa News reports.

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The Latest: Defending champion Federer wins in 1st round

Defending champion Roger Federer had an easy run in his first-round match at the Australian Open, beating Aljaz Bedene 6-3, 6-4, 6-3 as he began his quest here for his 20th Grand Slam singles title

Column: Bones still a caddie, but with a…

Column: Bones reminded of the rewards as a caddie, just not enough to turn into his TV microphone