76ers' Joel Embiid 'ready to get started' after missing 2 seasons
Sixers center Joel Embiid says he has had a strong summer and is "ready to get started" after missing his first two seasons with an injured foot.
Giants put Jake Peavy on DL, call up Albert Suarez to start vs. Braves
The Giants placed right-hander Jake Peavy on the 15-day DL with a lower back strain and recalled right-hander Albert Suarez to start Saturday night's game against Atlanta in Peavy's place.
Ravens lose TE Benjamin Watson (torn Achilles) for season
Ravens tight end Benjamin Watson tore his Achilles when he tripped over his feet while running a route over the middle during Saturday's preseason game against Detroit.
Source: Tavon Austin, Rams agree on 4-year, $42 million extension
WR Tavon Austin has reached agreement on a four-year, $42 million extension with the Los Angeles Rams that includes $30 million guaranteed, a source told ESPN.
Tony Romo has broken bone in back; Week 1 status uncertain
Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo has a broken bone in his back, but coach Jason Garrett would not yet rule the quarterback out of the season opener.
Florida State strength coach Vic Viloria arrested on DUI charges
Florida State strength and conditioning coach Vic Viloria was arrested for DUI charges early Saturday morning and had blood-alcohol levels of .124 and .125, a source told ESPN.com.
Colin Kaepernick sits out national anthem
Quarterback Colin Kaepernick did not stand during "The Star Spangled Banner" before the 49ers' preseason loss to the Packers at Levi's Stadium on Friday.
Urias matures on mound in Dodgers' 3-2 win over Cubs
Julio Urias allowed one run over six innings, Corey Seager set a Dodgers franchise record for a shortstop with his 23rd home run and Los Angeles defeated the Chicago Cubs 3-2 on Saturday to even
Search underway in Chatham Co. for suspected ATM skimmer
Authorities in Chatham County are searching for a person caught on camera installing a "skimming" device on an ATM.
Jason Garrett: Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott apologized for pot shop visit
Coach Jason Garrett said running back Ezekiel Elliott made a poor decision to visit a marijuana store during the team's trip to Seattle and the rookie has since apologized.
CaribMask carnival brings fun and energy to downtown Raleigh
The CaribMask Caribbean Carnival has been a crowd pleaser for years in Raleigh. On Saturday, folks in downtown got a taste of Caribbean culture as the carnival took over Fayetteville Street.
Sanchez hits another home run, Yankees rout Orioles 13-5
Rookie Gary Sanchez kept up a most remarkable run, homering for the third straight game as the New York Yankees routed the Baltimore Orioles 13-5 Saturday.