https://cbsmiami.files.wordpress.com/2016/01/gettyimages-493201238.jpg

Sports

Chicago increased its lead to 2-0 with 1:14 left in the second period when Toews batted in a rebound from a crowd around the crease. The fact that the Blackhawks had a 2-0 lead through the first two periods was a bit surprising. The Blackhawks always have some interesting outings in Pittsburgh . Six-plus years later the Penguins are still waiting to bookend that brilliant run while Chicago chugs right along behind Kane, Toews and a style of play that seems to translate regardless of the ...
  • Steelers need Williams to heal quickly

    Steelers need Williams to heal quickly

    Sports

    He passed for 160 yards and two touchdowns with no interceptions and relied on his running game led by Jeremy Hill (96 yards) and Gio Bernard (36 yards). The Steelers are in these playoffs as a Wild Card largely as a result of some of the guys on the lower rungs of their roster being able to compensate for the loss of some of the guys on the higher rungs of their roster at various points during the regular season.
  • Three NFL Teams File For Relocation To Los Angeles

    Sports

    Those studies "demonstrate that Los Angeles is a strong market with great opportunity, while St. Louis is a market that will in all likelihood be unable to sustain three professional sports teams", the application said. The Raiders and Rams did the same. Included in the details of the Inglewood proposal was that the new stadium would not open until 2019, but the Rams have agreed to play in the NFL's global series at least once a year while occupying a temporary venue.
  • Chip Kelly Comments on Eagles Firing Him as Head Coach

    Chip Kelly Comments on Eagles Firing Him as Head Coach

    Sports

    Bradford was set to be a late-round pick with upside, but for those who selected him it was a long season of letdowns. So Chip's gone, but questions about the team's future certainly aren't. "Obviously, you want a great leader, you want somebody that knows the game obviously very well, someone that can relate to the players, somebody the players can trust".
  • Pittsburgh Steelers: This Problem Can't Be Happening Again

    Pittsburgh Steelers: This Problem Can't Be Happening Again

    Sports

    Now the Browns are in the market for a new leader on the sidelines, and former Buffalo Bills head coach and current Jacksonville Jaguars offensive line coach Doug Marrone has emerged as the first trendy name. Roethlisberger also threw two interceptions, but so did Browns starter Austin Davis and all the hosts could muster were four Travis Coons field goals.
  • Rams, Chargers, Raiders apply for relocation to Los Angeles

    Rams, Chargers, Raiders apply for relocation to Los Angeles

    Sports

    The Chargers and Raiders have come together on a plan to build a $1.7 billion stadium in Carson, while the Rams want to put up a $1.9 billion stadium that would anchor an entertainment, retail and residential complex in Inglewood. "Well we're back here and we'll be here for the next year for sure", Spanos said. We've been hearing about a team moving to Los Angeles for several seasons now, mostly rumors and vague threats by owners trying to secure public funding for a new stadium.
  • Alex Gordon agrees to return to Kansas City Royals

    Alex Gordon agrees to return to Kansas City Royals

    Sports

    The deal is a Royals record, eclipsing the 5-year, $55 million deal signed by Gil Meche. Gordon refuted that report , saying he was still open to returning to Kansas City. All you have to do is say, "Just watch Alex Gordon every day". That would make Gordon the highest paid player in franchise history. After a switch from third base to left field, Gordon has won four Gold Gloves and been selected to three consecutive All-Star Games.
  • Browns unsure whether Johnny Manziel went to Las Vegas

    Sports

    CLEVELAND- The Johnny Manziel saga continues in Cleveland and its latest chapter may be the strangest yet. A photo was posted Saturday on Manziel's verified Instagram account Saturday night of the quarterback and his dog, and the post was submitted from Avon, Ohio.
  • Denver Broncos announce their 2016 opponents

    Sports

    Manning replaced Brock Osweiler in the third quarter Sunday and led the Broncos a 27-20 win over the San Diego Chargers that clinched the top seed in the AFC playoffs for Denver. The several, including Manning, are expected to be at team headquarters Monday to visit with trainers. When he entered Sunday's game, the tenor turned 180 degrees.
  • The things to know today about Bengals-Steelers game

    The things to know today about Bengals-Steelers game

    Sports

    The Chiefs are 3.5-point favorites against the Texans, and the Steelers are 2.5-point favorites over the Bengals, according to the latest National Football League odds. Cincinnati won the division with backup A.J. McCarron after Andy Dalton broke his right thumb in a home loss to Pittsburgh last month. Hoyer missed two of the last three games for the Texans due to a concussion, returning in the season finale against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
  • NFL Teams Just Applied To Move To Los Angeles

    Sports

    The  Raiders  first moved to Los Angeles in 1982 and returned in 1995 when Oakland and Alameda County agreed to add seating and luxury suites to the Coliseum. Their fate is now in the hands of the owners of the 29 other National Football League teams - as is the long-range future of the National Football League in the second-biggest market in the country.
  • Colts will fire Chuck Pagano

    Colts will fire Chuck Pagano

    Sports

    Pagano, 55, led Indianapolis to matching 11-5 records (though he was absent for part of 2012) in each of his first three seasons. He has one year remaining on his deal, something that has allowed him to avoid the acrimonious situation that arose from Pagano's lame-duck status this season.
  • Newcastle United decide against Alexandre Lacazette bid

    Newcastle United decide against Alexandre Lacazette bid

    Sports

    Reports from France this morning claim the Magpies have offered €25million (£18.3million). There is little doubt that Lacazette is a man who has been scouted by the club in recent years - at 24 years old, he fits their transfer model perfectly - and it would be no surprise if there has been an enquiry.
  • "Ryan Clark Predicts Steelers Will Be A 'Tough Out" In AFC Playoffs

    Sports

    With the loss, the Browns fall to 3-13, and that is their final record this season. The Browns are on track to suffer their 18th loss in their past 21 games to end Mike Pettine's tenure as their head coach. The Steelers proved on December 20 that they have the ingredients to make the NFL's best defense look mediocre, and whether it's Peyton Manning or Brock Osweiler, the Broncos will need to play their A-game to win.
  • DeAngelo Williams: DeAngelo Williams' MRI shows no major damage

    DeAngelo Williams: DeAngelo Williams' MRI shows no major damage

    Sports

    Roethlisberger threw three touchdown passes, Pittsburgh's defense dominated and the Steelers slipped into the AFC playoffs with a 28-12 win over the Cleveland Browns, who are expected to fire coach Mike Pettine. This is Pittsburgh's third playoff appearance in the five seasons since its last Super Bowl appearance in 2010. Tight end Gary Barnidge had a breakout season with 1,043 receiving yards and nine touchdowns.
  • Steelers vs. Bengals Point Spread: 2015/16 NFL Playoffs

    Steelers vs. Bengals Point Spread: 2015/16 NFL Playoffs

    Sports

    The Pittsburgh defense is allowing 19.9 points and 363.1 yards per game with 17 interceptions, 48 sacks, and 16 fumble recoveries. McCarron has played the last three games and gone 2-1 in that span. "So it's a big challenge". If so, those folks have forgotten the shellacking Seattle handed the Vikings in Minneapolis in early December. Following a Pro Bowl season in 2013, Burfict spent most of a year ago trying to recover from head, neck and knee injuries and eventually needed offseason ...
  • NFL Playoff Odds: Steelers, Chiefs road favorites for AFC wild-card round

    NFL Playoff Odds: Steelers, Chiefs road favorites for AFC wild-card round

    Sports

    The Texans have won seven of nine and are allowing 10 points in a game during that stretch. The Pats handled the Texans, 27-6, in Houston last month on Sunday Night Football . What's more, the Seahawks won earlier this season in Minnesota, 38-7. " The good news for a team that tends to play to its competition's level is that such an approach sets a high bar come the postseason ".
  • Steelers may not have running back DeAngelo Williams in playoff opener

    Sports

    The Cleveland Browns were 3-13 this season. Starting with a near-unbelievable late giveaway that brought Denver back to a competitive state in a game that looked over, many of those interceptions have been downright unforgivable. He also intercepted a pass in the third quarter and returned it 38 yards to the Pittsburgh 9. ARLINGTON, Texas - Kirk Cousins passed for three touchdowns and Washington, the NFC East champion, closed out the regular season by rolling past Dallas.
  • NFL Teams File for Relocation to LA

    Sports

    The Chargers and Raiders have proposed a joint stadium in Carson, while Rams owner Stan Kroenke is proposing a stadium for his team at the former Hollywood Park racetrack location in Inglewood. Several owners have said they hope to finally vote on one of the plans. He said it was "probably the hardest decision that I have ever made". Although...
  • Pittsburgh Steelers Playoff Bound After Destroying Cleveland Browns

    Sports

    The team needed and got a New York Jets loss to the Buffalo Bills . "Sitting here as a Pittsburgh Steeler, that's the expectation to make the playoffs and hoist the Lombardi Trophy". Roethlisberger being depended on to throw early and often on the road in the playoffs comes with plenty of the risk, however. "New England still has a first-round bye and, at least, one playoff game at Foxborough.
  • James with 29 as Cleveland Cavaliers dominate Orlando Magic, 104-79

    Sports

    Toronto Raptors at Cleveland Cavaliers (-8, 192) Before beginning their longest road trip of the season, the surging Cleveland Cavaliers look to stay hot at home when they welcome Toronto to town on Monday night. There isn't much more than an All-Star, except perhaps... Kawhi Leonard led San Antonio with 24 points while forward LeMarcus Aldridge added 16 with 11 rebounds.
  • Clemson, Alabama are last teams standing in college football

    Sports

    The Tigers tightened the game with a field goal late in the first quarter, but the game really started to get interesting on Clemson's third drive. "I said coming into the game whoever could run most effective would have the best opportunity to win", OU head coach Bob Stoops said.
  • Deadspin report: Johnny Manziel partied in Las Vegas wearing wig, fake mustache

    Sports

    As "Black Monday" dawned, Browns owner Jimmy Haslam was without a coach and GM and, based on Sunday's comments, is prepared to move forward without the player once perceived as the team's franchise quarterback, Johnny Manziel . "Mike is the epitome of what we want the Browns to be: tough, aggressive and innovative with a blue-collar, team-first mentality", Haslam said when he appointed Pettine nearly two years ago.
  • Emotional Eli Manning says New York Giants' players 'failed' Tom Coughlin

    Emotional Eli Manning says New York Giants' players 'failed' Tom Coughlin

    Sports

    Coughlin stepped down Monday as head coach of the Giants after a disappointing season  ended  with a loss to the Philadelphia Eagles, the team announced. TOM Coughlin  took Eli Manning off the hook - and left him in tears. "He definitely has not failed these players", Manning said of Coughlin. Mara said Coughlin agreed to consider the offer.
  • Brees speaks on Payton's future with Saints

    Brees speaks on Payton's future with Saints

    Sports

    Falling short of saying something like: "I will do everything in my power to make sure I am a Saint next season" seems to leave the door wide open that Brees' "hope" may be trumped by the reality that he will follow Sean Payton to a team that may be closer to having more of the pieces for championship team now - which should be foremost in Brees' mind considering life expectancy in the NFL.
  • 5 things you need to know about Obama's new gun control proposals

    Sports

    US President Barack Obama says expanding background checks to cover more firearms transactions won't trample on the right of Americans to own guns or lead to confiscation of weapons. Al Jackson was one of dozens of customers checking out the vast array of merchandise at Adventure Outdoors in Smyrna on Tuesday, many of them first-time buyers filling out paperwork for background checks.
  • Manziel returns as Browns wrap up miserable season

    Sports

    Haslam said the team will begin an immediate search for its eighth full-time coach of the expansion era. Manziel was wearing a blonde wig, a fake mustache, glasses, a hoodie and told people his name was Billy according to a post from ESPN Las Vegas.
  • Mike Shanahan to Meet with Miami Dolphins Again

    Mike Shanahan to Meet with Miami Dolphins Again

    Sports

    Dolphins owner Steve Ross has a habit of chasing the biggest fish in the ocean, and nothing has changed in the franchise's search for its ninth full-time head coach. The Colts also showed interest in Payton before giving incumbent head coach Chuck Pagano a four-year extension Monday night, according to the Terre Haute Tribune Star.
  • Bob Lutz: Somehow, Jayhawks get past Buddy Hield

    Sports

    Perrantes led Virginia (12-2, 1-1) with 22 points, but LeDay swatted his driving layup in the final seconds, preserving  Virginia Tech's  slim margin. Through all of the drama, effort and respect that emanated from Monday night's matchup, the most unique thing about this game in this modern era of one-and-done basketball was how these  teams  were constituted.
  • Teryl Austin interviews for Dolphins' job

    Sports

    Has helped Jay Cutler and Peyton Manning have success. Eagles, Giants might be the right match. Pagano's future was in question after his 8-8 finish this season following 11-win seasons the previous three years and a rocky relationship with GM Ryan Grigson.