CHICAGO (AP) — Neither the brutal cold nor the league's worst defense could stop Josh McCown and the Bears.
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox made the biggest news on the first day of the winter meetings, an indication of the timeout in the trade-and-signings market.
Wake Forest has hired Dave Clawson from Bowling Green as its next football coach, a person familiar with the situation said.
NEW YORK (AP) — Jameis Winston will have plenty of company at the Heisman Trophy ceremony — though he's not expected to have much competition.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots must get used to playing without Rob Gronkowski again.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Even after coming in from the cold, Peyton Manning was hot.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Tyrann Mathieu's terrific rookie NFL season has come to a premature end.
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox spent decades trying to beat each other, no holds barred. On this day, however, they were a mutual admiration society.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Some coaches shy away from a No. 1 ranking early in the season, worried about the impact it will have on their players' psyche.
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Kobe Bryant had the ball in his hands and the crowd on its feet for the final possession of the first half in his comeback game.