Grizzlies” Miles likely out for season

Grizzlies' C.J. Miles likely out for remainder of seasonMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) Memphis Grizzlies guard/forward C.J. Miles is expected to miss the remainder of the season after injuring his left foot over the weekend.Miles left a 135-128 loss to...

Long-snapper DeOssie returning for 13th season with Giants

Long-snapper DeOssie returning for 13th season with GiantsEAST RUTHEFORD, N.J. (AP) Long-snapper Zak DeOssie is returning for a 13th season with the New York Giants.The team announced the re-signing of its second-longest tenured player Tuesday, a day after...

Chiefs sign Breeland in upgrade to beleaguered secondary

Chiefs sign Breeland in upgrade to beleaguered secondaryKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Kansas City Chiefs have signed cornerback Bashaud Breeland to a $2 million contract for the upcoming season that could be worth an additional $3 million if...

Steelers sign former Rams LB Mark Barron to 2-year deal

Steelers sign former Rams LB Mark Barron to 2-year dealPITTSBURGH (AP) Now it's Mark Barron's turn to try and replace Ryan Shazier.The Pittsburgh Steelers signed Barron to a two-year deal on Tuesday and tasked him with filling the...

Panthers sign free agent Bruce Irvin to 1-year deal

Panthers sign free agent Bruce Irvin to 1-year dealCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) The Panthers have signed unrestricted free agent linebacker/defensive end Bruce Irvin to a one-year contract.Financial terms were not immediately available on Tuesday.A former first-round draft pick in...

Still seeking stability at kicker, Vikings bring back Bailey

Still seeking stability at kicker, Vikings bring back BaileyEAGAN, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Vikings have agreed to terms on a new contract with kicker Dan Bailey, the ninth-year veteran who was signed last season to replace struggling rookie...

Jets sign TE Brown, re-sign TE Tomlinson and OL Qvale

Jets sign TE Brown, re-sign TE Tomlinson and OL QvaleFLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) The New York Jets have signed tight end Daniel Brown and re-signed tight end Eric Tomlinson and offensive lineman Brent Qvale.Brown has 35 catches for...

49ers sign punter Justin Vogel to 1-year deal

49ers sign punter Justin Vogel to 1-year dealSANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) The San Francisco 49ers have signed punter Justin Vogel to a one-year contract.The 49ers had been seeking a replacement after free agent Bradley Pinion signed with Tampa...

Cowboys agree to terms on 1-year contract with WR Cobb

Cowboys agree to terms on 1-year contract with WR CobbFRISCO, Texas (AP) The Dallas Cowboys have agreed to terms on a one-year contract with free-agent receiver Randall Cobb.Cobb spent the first eight years of his NFL career with...

Study: Graduation rates for men”s NCAA teams trail the women

AP Basketball WriterStudy: Graduation rates for men's NCAA teams trail the womenBy AARON BEARDRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) A diversity report for graduation rates among this year's NCAA Tournament teams continues to show male players lagging behind their female counterparts.The...