Highlights: Steelers McDonald trucked Bucs safety with an open-field stiff

TAMPA, Floria — The Pittsburgh Steelers (1-1-1) Vance McDonald used his speed after he trucked safety Chris Conte with an open-field stiff arm on his way to a 75-yard touchdown in the first quarter. “Punish him,” said McDonald about his plan when squaring up Conte. “Inflict as much force on him as possible.” The Steelers…

Tiger Woods Wins 80th PGA Tour Championship in Atlanta

ATLANTA,Georgia — Tiger Woods captured his 80th PGA Tour win on Sunday by capturing the Tour Championship at historic East Lake Golf Club. The 42-year old Woods, closed with a 1-over-par 71 to finish at 11-under 269, two strokes better than Billy Horschel. Woods previously won the tournament in 1999 at the Champions Club in…

Kanye and Saint West throw out the first pitch at White Sox Game

CHICAGO, Illinois — Kanye West has returned to Chi-town for good. As part of his homecoming resurgence back into the spotlight, Kanye West and his son Saint West tossed out the first pitch ahead of the Chicago White Sox and Chicago Cubs game on Sunday. The Cubs defeated the White Sox 6-1. Homecoming. Cc: @kanyewest…

Detroit Lions beat New England Patriots 26-10

DETROIT, Michigan — Detroit Lions rookie, Kerryon Johnson ( Auburn University) became the first Lions running back to crack the 100 yard mark in rushing since 2013, during their 26-10 victory over the New England Patriots at Ford Field on Sunday. Johnson had 101 yards rushing on 16 carries — Reggie Bush ran for 117…

Anthony Davis signs with LeBron James’ agent, Klutch Sports

CLEVELAND, Ohio — New Orleans Pelicans All-Star Anthony Davis officially joined forces with agent Rich Paul of Klutch Sports over the weekend. The agency made the announcement Sunday, and Paul’s highest-profile client, the Los Angeles Lakers’ LeBron James, then welcomed Davis. “It’s a pleasure and honor to represent a player like AD,” Paul said. “He’s…

Brad Keller leads Royals to series split with Tigers

DETROIT, Michigan — The Kansas City Royals Brad Keller delivered seven strong innings to help the visitors hold on to beat the Detroit Tigers 3-2 on Sunday. Keller, a rookie pitcher (9-6) allowed just one run on three hits — walking three and striking out two. “I was attacking them with my fastball, mostly,” Keller…

Drew Brees passes Brett Favre for most career completions

ATLANTA, Georgia — The New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees broke Brett Favre’s record with his 6,301st career completion in the second quarter Sunday at Atlanta — a 17-yard pass to receiver Michael Thomas. He is now less than 700 yards away from Peyton Manning’s all-time mark of 71,940 career passing yards. Drew Brees passes…

Rocket Watts commits to play for Tom Izzo, Michigan State

DETROIT, Michigan — Rocket Watts announced his commitment to Michigan State on Saturday night. Watts chose the Spartans over Florida State, which he visited in early September. Visa det här inlägget på Instagram The next step is all about development- as a player as student as a teammate and as a person. That’s why I’ve…

Anthony Joshua knocks out Alexander Povetkin in 7th round to retain titles

LONDON, England — Anthony Joshua (22-0, 20 KOs) knocked out Alexander Povetkinways in a seventh-round stoppage win on Saturday night, in front of a crowd of close to 80,0000 at Wembley Stadium. “I’ve got my knockout streak back and I found my right hand again,” Joshua said. “Alexander Povetkin is a very tough challenge. He…

Karl-Anthony Towns agrees to $190M super-max deal with Wolves

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota — Former No. 1 overall pick Karl-Anthony Towns has agreed to sign a five-year, $190 super-maximum extension with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Towns confirmed the extension in a post on social media. “5 More” pic.twitter.com/aBRVJJBvdh — Karl-Anthony Towns (@KarlTowns) 23 september 2018 The 22-year-old Towns is coming off his third NBA season and Minnesota’s…