Bell's 1-yard TD run at buzzer lifts Steelers over Chargers

Bell's 1-yard TD run at buzzer lifts Vick, Steelers over Chargers 24-20 in prime-time stunner

As usual, Patriots playing down any intrigue in next game

YAWN: Patriots as usual are playing down any intrigue in matchup with Colts

Giants in good mood after late win, present game ball to Fells

Giants give MRSA infected tight end Daniel Fells a game ball for late win over 49ers

Wow, what a comeback, uh comebacks

ON FOOTBALL: Wow, what a comeback, uh comebacks, across the league


UConn, finally, has a real football rivalry now

A more cynical fellow might suggest summoning Handel's Hallelujah Chorus to commemorate the news...



Daily fantasy contests in trouble without regulation

Column: As scandal unfolds, daily fantasy industry in trouble without regulation

Carroll rides hot hand until overtime and pays price

Seahawks' match biggest meltdown as hot hand left to his cool cleats on sideline in overtime

NFL notes

Chiefs moving forward without Jamaal Charles after star running back tears right ACL

Giants rally past 49ers in the final minute

Manning's TD pass to Donnell with 21 seconds left lifts Giants over 49ers 30-27


Fitch boys beat Killingly soccer team in OT

Meshama Charles scored a goal just 25 seconds into sudden death overtime to give Fitch High School a 2-1 boys' soccer victory over Killingly on Monday.

Local college notes

Camel highlights • The Connecticut College men's soccer team's unbeaten streak reached seven with a 1-0 shutout of Bates College on Saturday. With the result, the Camels improved to 8-2-1 overall, surpassing...

Local roundup: Plucenik lifts UConn to victory

Andrea Plucenik scored early in the second half and No. 18 UConn held on to beat Cincinnati 1-0 in an American Athletic Conference women's soccer game on Sunday.


Granderson, Mets let their bats do the talking

Granderson drives in 5, Mets beat Dodgers 13-7 for 2-1 lead in NLDS; Utley doesn't play

Dodgers' Utley begins Game 3 vs. Mets on the bench

Chase Utley not in Los Angeles Dodgers' lineup for Game 3 vs New York Mets



4:30 p.m., TBS — NLDS: St. Louis Cardinals at Chicago Cubs in Game 4.

8 p.m., TBS, WOR (710-AM) — NLDS: Los Angeles Dodgers at New York Mets in Game 4.


8 p.m., ESPN2 — NCAA: Arkansas State at South Alabama.


7:05 p.m., WFAN (660-AM) — NHL: Nashville Predators at New Jersey Devils.

7:30 p.m., NBCSN — NHL: Tampa Bay Lightning at Detroit Red Wings.


2:30 p.m., FS1 — UEFA European qualifying: Norway at Italy.

2:30 p.m., ESPN2 — UEFA European qualifying: Czech Republic at Netherlands.

6:55 p.m., ESPN — Men's exhibition: United States vs. Costa Rica from Harrison, N.J.


Anne Donovan resigns as Connecticut Sun head coach

The Connecticut Sun announced Thursday that Anne Donovan has decided to resign as the franchise's head coach.

Bone honored as WNBA's Most Improved Player

Connecticut Sun center Kelsey Bone set career highs in shooting, scoring and rebounding this past season and was rewarded for her efforts by being chosen as the 2015 WNBA Most Improved Player.