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Eagles get hero's welcome after winning 1st Super Bowl title

Eagles get hero's welcome after winning 1st Super Bowl title

PHILADELPHIA — Fresh off their first Super Bowl title, the Philadelphia Eagles arrived home to a hero's welcome Monday afternoon, hours after overjoyed fans mobbed the streets in a sometimes unruly victory celebration nearly 60 years in the making.
Forward Mark Scheifele participates in first full-contact practice with Jets

Forward Mark Scheifele participates in first full-contact practice with Jets

WINNIPEG — Mark Scheifele has come a long way since the early days of an injury that made it difficult for him to even sleep. The Winnipeg Jets forward participated in his first full-contact practice Monday since being hit into the boards in a Dec.
Police: Suspect in Colts player's crash death deported twice

Police: Suspect in Colts player's crash death deported twice

INDIANAPOLIS — A man being held in a suspected drunken-driving crash that killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and his Uber driver has been twice deported from the U.S.

Toronto Maple Leafs loan defenceman Andreas Borgman to AHL's Toronto Marlies

TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs loaned defenceman Andreas Borgman to the AHL's Toronto Marlies and activated veteran defenceman Roman Polak on Monday.
Edmonton Eskimos re-sign receiver Vidal Hazelton but cut veteran Adarius Bowman

Edmonton Eskimos re-sign receiver Vidal Hazelton but cut veteran Adarius Bowman

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Eskimos re-signed American Vidal Hazelton to a one-year deal but released veteran Adarius Bowman rather than pay him a $140,000 roster bonus.
Former Toronto Argonauts defensive lineman Jim Stillwagon passes away at age 68

Former Toronto Argonauts defensive lineman Jim Stillwagon passes away at age 68

TORONTO — Jim Stillwagon, who helped Ohio State win two U.S. college football titles before playing five seasons with the CFL's Toronto Argonauts, has died at the age of 68. Stillwagon died Sunday, the CFL team announced Monday.
IOC rejects 15 Russian athletes whose bans were lifted

IOC rejects 15 Russian athletes whose bans were lifted

PYEONGCHANG, Korea, Republic Of — The International Olympic Committee rejected a request on Monday to invite 15 Russians to the Pyeongchang Winter Games just days after the athletes' doping bans were overturned by the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
Ram truck ad using MLK speech draws backlash

Ram truck ad using MLK speech draws backlash

NEW YORK — A Ram truck ad that used a speech by Martin Luther King, Jr., is drawing a backlash.

Hamilton Tiger-Cats re-sign offensive lineman Tony Washington to new deal

HAMILTON — The Hamilton Tiger-Cats re-signed American offensive lineman Tony Washington on Monday. Washington, 31, split last season between the Edmonton Eskimos and Hamilton.
Former sports doctor sentenced to 40 to 125 years in prison

Former sports doctor sentenced to 40 to 125 years in prison

CHARLOTTE, Mich.