AP Pro32-Power Rankings

The Associated Press Pro32 NFL Power Rankings, as voted by a 12-member panel, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Jan. 2,…

Monday’s Sports Transactions

BASEBALL Frontier League FLORENCE FREEDOM — Signed RHP Ben Allison and OF Collins Cuthrell to contract extensions. RIVER CITY RASCALS — Sign…

Monday’s Sports Transactions

BASEBALL Frontier League FLORENCE FREEDOM — Signed RHP Ben Allison and OF Collins Cuthrell to contract extensions. RIVER CITY RASCALS — Sign…

NFL Today, Week 17

STARS Passing —Matt Ryan, Falcons, was 27 for 36 for 331 yards and four touchdown passes in Atlanta’s 38-32 win over New Orleans. —Tom Brady…

Sunday’s NFL Capsules

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Facing an opponent with nothing to play for, the Washington Redskins blew their chance to make the playoffs with an uni…

Update on the latest from the NFL:

NFL-RESULTS Final Sunday of regular season play UNDATED (AP) — The Green Bay Packers and Detroit Lions are in. The Washington Redskins and T…

Sports deaths in 2016

Notable sports deaths in 2016: ___ Administrator: George Briggs, 91; Tom Butters, 77; Tim Camp, 59; Don Floyd, 87; Ron Mason, 76; Bill Menef…

The good, bad and weird of the NFL season

The Associated Press will hand out its individual NFL awards on the night before the Super Bowl in Houston. Until then, here are some off-th…

Wednesday’s Sports Transactions

BASEBALL American Association LAREDO LEMURS — Released OF Brennan Metzger. Frontier League LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS — Signed C Bryan De La Rosa to…