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Cowboys release Michael Sam from practice squad

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Michael Sam will have to wait for a third team to give the NFL's first openly gay player a chance to appear in a regular-season game.

AP sources: Rice's appeal hearing set for Nov. 5-6

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

A hearing on Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension will be held Nov. 5 and 6, two people familiar with the situation said Tuesday.

Tuesday's Sports Briefs

|Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

Oscar Pistorius was taken away in a police van Tuesday to start serving a five-year prison sentence for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

Hats off! Royals get old-timey with tip o' the hat

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Nobody seems to know when the tradition of doffing a hat began, though most historians date the practice to the days when bowlers and boaters were in vogue.

Backup QB has possibly NFL's toughest, easiest job

| |Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

The adrenaline spikes the instant Charlie Whitehurst sees the starting quarterback hurt and walking to the sideline.

4 months after bite, Suarez to face Real Madrid

| |Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

Few might remember his knee surgery just three weeks before the World Cup, or the two goals he scored in a 2-1 victory over England in his first match in the tournament.

Bumgarner, Giants stop Royals 7-1 in Series opener

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

By the time Madison Bumgarner took the mound to throw his first pitch, the San Francisco Giants already held a three-run lead.

First-place Gophers trying to stay grounded

| |Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

Resiliency will be as important for Minnesota the rest of the season as its most tangible strength of running the ball.

Game 2 starters Ventura, Peavy study in contrasts

| |Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

The starting pitchers for Game 2 of the World Series are a study in contrasts.

Your Top Plays for Today

|Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide