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Tennessee Volunteers: Phillip Fulmer top candidate for athletic director opening

Jan. 17 (UPI) -- Hall of Fame football coach Phillip Fulmer is "a prime candidate" to replace Dave Hart as the University of Tennessees athletic...

Texas Rangers re-sign OF Josh Hamilton to minor league deal

Jan. 17 (UPI) -- Hes still being paid in the last year of a five-year, $125 million contract. But Josh Hamilton will begin the 2017 season with a...

Houston Texans J.J. Watt ahead of schedule

HOUSTON, Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Four-time All-Pro J.J. Watt wasnt on the field for the Houston Texans Wild Card playoff win. But hes looking good after...

Houston Astros remain in contact with Oakland Athletics for RHP Sonny Gray

HOUSTON, Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Adding an ace in January is a great way to start the year for any major league baseball franchise. The Houston Astros...

Watch: New Girl actor trolls Los Angeles Lakers Nick Young

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Nick Young probably has no idea how a single look at his mother became an internet sensation. But hes reminded of...

Green Bay Packers not sure if Jordy Nelson can face Atlanta Falcons

GREEN BAY, Wis., Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Aaron Rodgers improvising skills could be tested again Sunday at the Georgia Dome. It was hard enough to carry...

Houston Texans axe offensive coordinator George Godsey

HOUSTON, Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Someone had to take the fall for Brock Osweilers dreadful season, and it wasnt going to be Houston Texans general...

Free agent outfielder Carl Crawford expected to retire

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Four-time All-Star Carl Crawford has earned more than $170 million during his 15-year MLB career. But a Los Angeles...

Philadelphia Phillies sign OF Michael Saunders for $9 million

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Free agent Michael Saunders hoped to be swinging for the Toronto Blue Jays again in 2017. But on Monday, the...

Indianapolis Colts dont get Jon Gruden, still after Peyton Manning

INDIANAPOLIS, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- Jim Irsay is trying to shake things up for his Indianapolis Colts. Since making the playoffs in 12 of its previous...

Jacksonville Jaguars, old friend Tom Coughlin hire Perry Fewell as secondary coach

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 14 (UPI) -- Perry Fewell began 2017 unemployed, but all he needed was a call from an old friend. He rebounded quickly...

Denver Broncos fire three more coaches

DENVER, Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Offensive coordinator Rick Dennison, offensive line coach Clancy Barone, and tight ends coach Brian Pariani are all...

Seattle Mariners ink Jean Segura to one-year deal, avoid arbitration

SEATTLE, Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Infielder Jean Segura earned $2.6 million in his first year of arbitration eligibility. On Friday, he signed up for a...

Miami Dolphins block Los Angeles Rams from interviewing OL coach

DAVIE, Fla., Jan. 13 (UPI) -- After losing its defensive coordinator to the Denver Broncos, the Miami Dolphins werent about to let its offensive...

Derek Jeter building monster gate for St. Jetersburg mansion

TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Boats, drones, Segways, and strangers, young and old, flock around Derek Jeters Tampa mansion on a daily basis. The...