Wilson's MCL sprained, Rawls out for now


(AP) As of Monday afternoon, Pete Carroll's expectation was that Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson will be the starter on Sunday when the Seahawks face the New York Jets . . . more.

No more surprises, now the Blazers want to build on success


(AP) Last season the Trail Blazers were all about defying expectations. This season they want to build on them. "We did great things last year, now it's time to prove it up," guard Damian Lillard said. More.

Showdown time finally arrives for No. 10 Washington


(AP) For someone who tries to keep everything as even as possible, this week is a major challenge for Washington coach Chris Petersen. There's no getting around the . . . more.

LSU fires Miles after unimpressive start


(AP) Les Miles has finally been done in by one of the frantic finishes that came to define the Mad Hatter's tenure at LSU. LSU fired Miles and offensive coordinator Cam Cameron . . . more.

Riley: Bosh not in Heat's future plans


(AP) Chris Bosh has more than likely played his final game for Miami, with the All-Star forward's latest health setback apparently convincing the team that a return from multiple bouts . . . more.