NFL suspends Lions’ Khyri Thornton six games for violating substance abuse policy

Khyri Thornton signed a two-year contract extension with the Lions in May. He’ll have to wait over a month before he can earn his new contract. The fourth-year defensive tackle has been suspended six games by the NFL for violating the league’s substance abuse policy. “For me, it’s not something I have to answer,” Tebow […]

Nationals blast Rockies as offensive explosion continues

As politicians in Washington debate a government shutdown, baseball observers are pondering a different question: Can anyone shut down the Nationals’ offense? The Nationals pounded the Rockies 16-5 Thursday afternoon for their 10th win in 11 games. After hanging double-digit runs on the Rockies the previous two games in 15-12 and 11-4 wins, the Nationals […]

Jim Harbaugh: Colin Kaepernick will ‘win championships’ for NFL team that signs him

Former 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh has confidence in his former quarterback, even if no one else does. Appearing Tuesday on ProFootballTalk Live, Harbaugh praised Colin Kaepernick as the QB has found himself in headlines again. Kaepernick hasn’t said much of anything, but other people are talking about him, including the president. Kang was most recently […]

Missing Mexican League manager found unharmed; details of disappearance sketchy

The curious case of the missing Mexican League manager has been solved with him being found unharmed, the Guanajuato state prosecutor Carlos Zamarripa announced Thursday via his official Twitter account (per There remains a bit of a mystery, however, about what exactly led to Francisco Paquin Estrada’s disappearance. Seven Washington players recorded multiple hits […]