Mobile Augusta

Mon. Oct. 5 9:10 pm


ATLANTA - Devonta Freeman scored three more touchdowns and the Atlanta Falcons remained unbeaten, romping to a 48-21 victory over the hapless Houston Texans on Sunday.

Adam Scott, 35, used a conventional putter for a practice round Monday at the Presidents Cup, and he said this time he won't be going back. Scott spent the past five weeks practicing with the new putter and a cross-handed grip that feels as comfortable as the long putter had.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - No one would have blamed a championship contender for getting just a little bit excited when Kevin Harvick wrecked during the opening race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup.

The Nationals say they have fired manager Matt Williams and his coaching staff after a season in which the team went from World Series favorite to failing to make the playoffs.

ATLANTA - The last time the Atlanta Braves finished below 70 wins was 1990, when they were in a rebuilding process based on pitching.

NEW YORK - CC Sabathia is checking into an alcohol rehab center and will miss the postseason, a setback to the Yankees pitching staff the day before the team's opening playoff game.

Greenbrier enters the Region 2-AAAAA tournament with a Tuesday doubleheader at Warner Robins, but the Lady Wolfpack have dealt with inconsistent practice because of rain.

Silver Bluff's football game at Ridgeland-Hardeeville has been rescheduled for Monday, Oct. 26 at 6 p.m.

North Augusta defensive star Rashad Byrd has been selected for South Carolina's roster in the upcoming Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas.

To think about the state playoffs, Grovetown must beat Greenbrier in the Game of the Week.

Turnovers and penalties. Bad throws and blown assignments. Third-down dysfunction and red-zone malfunctions. Ohio State is making life very difficult on itself.