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Heat Check: Moving on from Ohio State

A season's worth of skepticism about Ohio State was validated in a loss to Michigan State and the Buckeyes are no longer in the conversation to be No. 1.


Iowa up to 3 behind Clemson, Alabama; Ohio St 8th

Iowa moved to No. 3 in The Associated Press college football poll, taking advantage of the first losses by Ohio State and Oklahoma State to slip in behind No. 1 Clemson and No. 2 Alabama.


Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, Nov. 23.


Security stepped up at WWE match amid ISIS threat

The FBI is investigating after online activists claimed members of Islamic State were planning to target the WWE Survivor Series event in Atlanta.


This weekend’s sports schedule

Here's a look at some of the major sports events scheduled this weekend.

A U.S. Naval Academy midshipman is enveloped by the French national flag as it is caught in a gust of wind before an NCAA college football game between Navy and SMU, Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015, in Annapolis, Md. The brigade of midshipmen marched onto the field with the flag in response to attacks in Paris. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

This week’s top sports shots

A look back at some of the biggest moments in sports and the best plays this week.


NFL week 11 bold predictions

Here's a look at what to expect during week 11 of NFL action.


The ultimate running game: a Tom Brady play for president

Tom Brady insists he's not interested in making a play for the White House but some Patriots fans are holding out hope he'll reconsider the ultimate running game one day.


Harper, Donaldson win MVP honors

Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals became the youngest unanimous winner of MLB's Most Valuable Player Award, joining Josh Donaldson of the Toronto Blue Jays in claiming 2015 honors.


Curry too hot for Paul in spicy Californian rivalry

Golden State talisman Stephen Curry continues to steal the spotlight from Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul, consistently leaving his rival in his wake as he climbs toward the top rung of the NBA ladder.


Late Thomas touchdown leads Jaguars over Titans

The Jacksonville Jaguars used a 63-yard punt return by Rashad Greene followed by a short touchdown pass from Blake Bortles to Julius Thomas to lead the Jacksonville Jaguars to a 19-13 win over the Tennessee Titans on Thursday.


Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports headlines, for Friday, Nov. 20.

People protest in front of New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's office following his decision to shut down fantasy sports sites FanDuel and DraftKings, in the Manhattan borough of New York November 13, 2015. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Massachusetts to ban fantasy sports for people under 21

Massachusetts would prohibit people under the age of 21 from playing paid fantasy sports games under a proposed set of regulations for the fast-growing, multibillion-dollar industry laid out on Thursday by state Attorney General Maura Healey.


NHL revamps All-Star game format

The league has announced that it will hold a 3-on-3 tournament in which players will be grouped according to their team's division.


Keuchel, Arrieta win Cy Young award

The Chicago Cubs and the Houston Astros have a lot to celebrate.



A larger field and new course have been added, making the final, official tournament on the PGA TOUR in 2015 one to watch.


NFL set to defend $1B concussion settlement amid appeals

The NFL will ask a federal appeals court in Philadelphia to uphold a potential $1 billion plan to settle thousands of concussion lawsuits filed by former players.


Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Nov. 19.


Yahoo could be next target in NY daily fantasy sports probe

A probe by New York State's attorney general into the fast-growing, multibillion-dollar daily fantasy sports industry has been expanded to include online media giant Yahoo.


FIFA rejects Blatter, Platini appeals against 90-day bans

Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini have lost their appeals against their 90-day bans for financial wrongdoing.

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