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TheChronicleHerald.ca (registration)Custio Clayton ready for next phase of boxing careerTheChronicleHerald.ca (registration)MONTREAL — Promoter Yvon Michel says Custio Clayton was the best Canadian amateur boxer of his era and now wants to see how fa…

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Ring 73 club hosting amateur boxing cardTheChronicleHerald.ca (registration)Ring 73 Amateur Boxing Club will host the Rumble in the Hub event in Glace Bay on Dec. 13, which will feature boxers from Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, and will be the venue f…

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HOUSTON (AP) — No. 1 overall pick Jadeveon Clowney will miss Houston’s game against Tennessee on Sunday after a setback on his surgically repaired right knee.

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Australia retire the number 64 one-day international shirt number of Phillip Hughes, who died on Thursday.

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LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears placed linebacker Lance Briggs on the reserve/injured list Friday because of a groin injury.

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Indie Wire (blog)First Look: Jake Gyllenhaal Is Ripped In Boxing Pic 'Southpaw'Indie Wire (blog)From the gaunt, scarecrow frame of his current turn in "Nightcrawler," Gyllenhaal has bulked up considerably for his role in the boxing fl…

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SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — As if there weren’t already enough humiliating elements to San Francisco’s lopsided loss to its biggest rival on Thanksgiving night, owner Jed York weighed in on an effort he said ”wasn’t acceptable.”

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ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders running back Latavius Murray failed to pass the final test of the NFL-mandated concussion protocol and will not play Sunday against St. Louis.

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Sydney Morning HeraldSam Burgess makes rugby debut for BathSydney Morning HeraldBATH: Former rugby league star Sam Burgess has made his much-anticipated rugby debut for English side Bath less than two months after helping South Sydney win the NRL grand…

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METAIRIE, La. (AP) — The New Orleans Saints have ruled out running back Khiry Robinson for Sunday’s game at Pittsburgh, meaning he’ll miss his sixth straight game with a forearm injury.

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FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Atlanta Falcons strong safety William Moore is set to return from a shoulder injury after missing seven straight games.

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ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Broncos top tackler Brandon Marshall says he expects to play Sunday night at Kansas City after clearing concussion protocol and practicing in full Friday.

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Premiership RugbyBath Rugby 25 Harlequins 6Premiership RugbyOn a night that had been billed as a one-man show it was a solid team performance from Bath Rugby that eventually produced a bonus-point win over Harlequins at the Recreation Ground. Rugby Lea…

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars have waived receiver Mike Brown and promoted receiver Tommy Streeter from the practice squad.

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St. Catharines StandardMickey Rourke returns to boxing ring, beats down champSt. Catharines StandardActor Mickey Rourke, 62, returning to the boxing ring for the first time in 20 years, beat down 29-year-old former California Golden Gloves champion Ell…

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TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald practiced on a limited basis on Friday and coach Bruce Arians says the eight-time Pro Bowl wide receiver’s participation will be a game-time decision Sunday in Atlanta.

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FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson has a turf toe injury that won’t require surgery, but he expects to miss Monday night’s game against the Miami Dolphins.

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EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings running back Jerick McKinnon will not play against Carolina on Sunday because of an injury to his lower back.

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Irish MirrorFears for missing Irish rugby coach who posted chilling message on his Twitter …Irish MirrorFears are growing for a missing Irish rugby coach who posted a chilling message on his twitter account days ago. Mick Finnegan, who appeared on Sk…

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NEW YORK (AP) — Ray Rice has won the appeal of his indefinite suspension by the NFL, the players’ union said Friday.

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