GENEVA — FIFA banned Brazilian soccer official Ricardo Teixeira for life on Friday for taking millions of dollars in bribes, four years after he was indicted by American federal prosecutors.
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Chiefs had one of their best weeks of the season without even playing.
In an otherwise dull preseason tilt in Pittsburgh, the young crop of Kansas City Chiefs continues to impress and show how difficult the front office’s job of trimming the roster will be.
DeMaria Walters still had hunger for football.
Another Chiefs training camp has come and gone, as the Kansas City Chiefs held their final practice of the year Thursday at Missouri Western. The Chiefs feel they accomplished a lot, not only on the field, but off the field as well.
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. — The Kansas City Chiefs agreed to terms with cornerback Morris Claiborne on a one-year deal Thursday to fortify a thin and unproven backfield, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press.
The days, hours and minutes are winding down as the first preseason game for the Kansas City Chiefs approaches.
Patrick Mahomes II may be the reigning MVP of the league, but rookie safety Juan Thornhill showed how ready Kansas City’s defense is with a diving interception during Wednesday’s practice at Missouri Western.
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — The back stories of safety Tyrann Mathieu and defensive end Frank Clark are remarkably similar, starting with their rocky rides through college and right into their NFL stardom.
Apart from setting nearly every franchise record, the Kansas City offense is doing anything but standing pat ahead of the 2019 season.
On possibly the final weekend practice of Kansas City Chiefs training camp in St. Joseph, the fans made it a memorable one.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It seemed that one by one, members of the only Kansas City Chiefs team to win the Super Bowl would get a phone call or a knock on the door letting them know they had become Hall of Famers.
ATLANTA (AP) — Matt Ryan was in only his second season in 2009 when he kept hearing newly acquired tight end Tony Gonzalez insist he was open on plays.
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. — Patrick Mahomes spent this past offseason riding horses through the surf and throwing passes on the beach, swapping jokes with Jimmy Kimmel and hob-knobbing with celebrities on the red carpet.
The Kansas City Chiefs were able to knock each other around for the first time Monday morning as they had their first full-pad practice of training camp on Missouri Western’s campus.
Between now and August 31, the Kansas City Chiefs will trim the roster from 90 players to 53 though the process of training camp and four preseason games.
As Tom Brady stormed into the tunnel at Arrowhead Stadium following the defeat of the Kansas City Chiefs in the AFC Championship, questions needed answered inside the home locker room.
Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill will not be suspended or fined by the NFL after a four-month investigation into allegations of child abuse.
PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — Brooks Koepka’s biggest asset during this year’s British Open won’t be in his bag, it’ll be on his bag.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Yosef Maaroof wanted one more Russell Westbrook memory in Oklahoma City.
PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — Tiger Woods was on the practice range when the gates at the British Open opened Tuesday, and before long he was on the tee and ready to go. He just didn’t go for very long.
LAS VEGAS — Russell Westbrook and James Harden are together again, and Chris Paul is leaving Houston to make that reunion happen.
In a recorded conversation between Kansas City Chiefs receiver Tyreek Hill and Crystal Espinal, the fourth-year pro denied an incident that saw him plead guilty to a 2014 assault and accused Espinal of lying.
NEW YORK — Kevin Durant is headed to the Brooklyn Nets, leaving the Golden State Warriors after three seasons.
CLEVELAND — The Browns spoke to suspended running back Kareem Hunt after he was involved in an incident outside a downtown bar.
According to multiple reports, Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver and his legal team spent eight hours meeting with NFL investigators to look into possible personal conduct policy violations.
In just over a month the Kansas City Chiefs will arrive in St. Joseph for their annual training camp.
Though Missouri Western’s campus is mostly vacant this summer, it will soon turn into a sea of red when the Kansas City Chiefs return for training camp next month.
Two months after receiving a suspension from the Kansas City Chiefs, wide receiver Tyreek Hill is expected to meet with NFL investigators in Kansas City this week, according to multiple reports.
The saga is over.
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — In front of Gary Woodland was a 263-yard shot to the scariest green on any par 5 at Pebble Beach, especially with a U.S. Open on the line. Behind him by one shot on the leaderboard was Brooks Koepka, the most dangerous figure in major championship golf these days.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Defensive tackle Chris Jones chose to skip the beginning of the Kansas City Chiefs’ mandatory three-day minicamp Tuesday, the latest step in the growing discord over his looming contract situation.
OLATHE, Kan. — A criminal investigation into allegations that Kansas City Chiefs receiver Tyreek Hill’s son was abused is no longer active.
TORONTO — The Golden State Warriors aren’t letting go of the NBA title just yet.
TORONTO — There's nothing quite like Jurassic Park anywhere else in the NBA.
KANSAS CITY, Missouri — Patrick Mahomes is quickly rising among the biggest sports fans among professional athletes.
The Women’s World Cup kicks off Friday in Paris. Twenty-four teams will traverse France for the next month in pursuit of soccer’s most prestigious trophy. Here are five players to watch during the tournament:
The official culprit last season was the weather, which Major League Baseball cited as a big reason for a 4 percent slide in attendance over the previous year.
SECAUCUS, N.J. — A capsule look at the first 10 picks in the Major League Baseball draft Monday night:
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. — NFL owners gave the competition committee the go-ahead Wednesday to decide whether to refine the new rule allowing replay challenges involving pass interference.
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. — NFL owners meeting Wednesday will consider a proposal to refine the new rule that allows challenges involving pass interference, and may also announce locations to host upcoming drafts.
BALTIMORE — Mark Casse completed a lifelong quest two weeks after the scare of a lifetime. And he did so in a race featuring a riderless horse that threw his jockey out of the gate and kept running.
And now, they wait.
ST. LOUIS — The opener of the I-70 series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Kansas City Royals was postponed because of a forecast for severe weather and rescheduled as part of a day-night doubleheader on Wednesday.
ANAHEIM, Calif. — Danny Duffy had a rooting section on the road and gave his pals plenty to cheer about.
TEMPE, Ariz. — Arizona Cardinals All-Pro cornerback Patrick Peterson has been suspended for the first six games of the 2019 season for violating the NFL’s performance-enhancing drug policy.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Gunther Cunningham's life would have been vastly different had his family not emigrated from postwar Germany, settling in California when he was a young boy.
After being declared the winner of the Kentucky Derby by disqualification, Country House will not run in the Preakness because of illness, ending any chance of a Triple Crown this year.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Bettors who wagered on Maximum Security in the Kentucky Derby only to see the colt get disqualified for interference will receive refunds.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Maximum Security co-owner Gary West criticized race stewards’ disqualification of his horse’s Kentucky Derby victory as “egregious” and said he was pondering his next step, including a possible appeal.
For the majority of the near 75 players attending Kansas City Chiefs rookie minicamp, their stint in red and gold came to an end Monday.