Panthers might have running back DeAngelo Williams for game vs. Falcons

...week's game at Pitts burgh. CHARGERS: Running back Ryan Mathews has been ruled out of San Diego's game Sunday at Kansas City, which the Chargers must win to clinch a wild-card berth.Mathews will miss his third consecutive game with what's...

Ex-Georgia linebacker Darius Dewberry' revs up his career

...cleaning 397 pounds. , not far behind teammate and fellow linebacker Justin Houston, now leading the NFL in sacks for Kansas City.You wouldn't call Dewberry a gearhead, but he picked up things in strength and conditioning from Van Halanger and...

More teams earn NFL playoff berths with victories

...The Steelers (10-5) beat Kansas City 20-12 to secure at least a wild-card...kept the Texans in contention; Kansas City (8-7); and San Diego (9-6...Chargers will be in if they win at Kansas City next weekend.Buffalo (8-7...

NFL playoff qualifiers have something to play for in final week of regular season

...Pittsburgh, barring winning the North division; San Diego (9-6); Baltimore (9-6); Houston (8-7); or Kansas City (8-7). The Chargers have the easiest task: win at KC and advance.But all of them remain alive heading to the...

Injury-riddled Browns call on third-string QB Connor Shaw

...remains that quarterback Philip Rivers will play in his team's final regular-season game, on the road against the Kansas City Chiefs.That's what Chargers coach Mike McCoy told reporters Monday."Everyone has had some form of injury that...

Men's basketball roundup: Kentucky scores first 24 points, routs UCLA

...of his 19 points, giving Illinois (9-3) a victory over Missouri (5-6). KANSAS STATE 71, TEXAS A&M 64In Kansas City, Mo., Nino Williams scored 17 points to lead Kansas State (7-4) past Texas A&M (7-3). ARKANSAS 84, SOUTHEAST...

Illinois State rallies to oust top-seeded New Hampshire in FCS semifinals

...yards on 19 carries and a touchdown. DIVISION II CHAMPIONSHIPCOLORADO STATE-PUEBLO 13, MINNESOTA STATE MANKATO 0In Kansas City, Kan., Chris Bonner threw for 191 yards and a touchdown, Cameron McDondle ran for 113 yards and Colorado State-Pueblo...

Former Braves pitcher Kris Medlen signs two-year deal with Royals

Ex-Atlanta right-hander Kris Medlen signed an $8.5 million, two-year contract with the Kansas City Royals after missing last season while he recovered from Tommy John surgery.Medlen will make $2 million next year and $5...

Falcons prepare contingency plans around status of Julio Jones

...are Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers, Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson, San Diego quarterback Philip Rivers, Kansas City linebacker Tamba Hali and Carolina linebacker Thomas Davis, who was a finalist last season.

Matt Kemp among players on the move as winter meetings wrap up

...first baseman Adam LaRoche earlier in the offseason.Other teams in the Central were adding, too. and AL champion Kansas City had a $17 million, two-year deal in place with Kendrys Morales. He figures to take over at designated hitter from...