Gronk on IR; torn ACL, MCL, source says
Rob Gronkowski tore the ACL and MCL in his right knee in the New England Patriots' 27-26 victory over the Cleveland Browns on Sunday, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
It's unanimous: Torre, La Russa, Cox to Hall
Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox, baseball's winningest managers over the past four decades, were unanimously elected to the Hall of Fame on Monday by the expansion era committee.
Cardinals' Mathieu out due to torn ACL, LCL
Arizona Cardinals rookie free safety Tyrann Mathieu tore the ACL and LCL in his left knee during Sunday's 30-10 win over the St. Louis Rams, coach Bruce Arians said Monday.
Welker will be monitored after 2nd concussion
Denver Broncos coach John Fox said Wes Welker will be evaluated through the week, per the NFL's concussion protocol, and that the wide receiver's health "is what we're thinking about."
Peyton after win: Cold critics can 'shove it'
Peyton Manning had a pointed response Sunday to those who say his game suffers in games played in cold weather after he threw for 397 yards and four touchdowns in the Denver Broncos' 51-28 victory over the Tennessee Titans.
M's GM in defense: 'We've never deviated'
Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik, saying it required "a brief response," took measures to defend himself and his organization Monday after an article published this weekend portrayed the club and its front office as highly dysfunctional.
Sherman: Bad calls only reason Seattle lost
Although the San Francisco 49ers defeated the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, preventing Seattle from clinching the NFC West title, cornerback Richard Sherman was unimpressed, blaming the loss on "questionable calls" from officials in the game.