Nov 30

New Orleans Saints defensive end Will Smith says his weekend arrest on a domestic abuse charge was the result of “an unfortunate misunderstanding.”


Nov 30

Two days before they were likely to non-tender him, the Los Angeles Dodgers instead traded second baseman Ryan Theriot to the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday for right-handed reliever Blake Hawksworth.

Nov 30

Texas Rangers president Nolan Ryan disputed reports that he talked with pitcher Andy Pettitte about joining the team as a free agent this offseason.

Nov 30

Authorities says there is not enough evidence to charge Tennessee Titans receiver Kenny Britt in a bar fight.

Nov 30

Sony Corp. has extended title sponsorship of the Sony Open in Hawaii through 2014 and will broadcast the PGA Tour event in January live in 3-D.

Nov 30

Seattle Seahawks linebacker David Hawthorne considered not reporting to training camp because he wanted a long-term deal, but his loyalty to the team was rewarded Tuesday with a contract extension.

Nov 30

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Derek Anderson has shouted curses in a postgame tirade after he was repeatedly asked about smiling during the closing minutes of a blowout loss to the San Francisco 49ers.

Nov 30

Defensive end Phillip Merling has been activated by the Miami Dolphins less than four months after an Achilles’ tendon injury that was feared to be season-ending.

Nov 30

The Cleveland Browns have waived running back Clifton Smith, who was recently signed to return kickoffs when Joshua Cribbs was hurt.

Nov 30

The Green Bay Packers have agreed to a contract extension with cornerback Tramon Williams.