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  • UH running back Dillon Birden likely to miss 3-6 weeks with elbow injury

    October 23, 2017 12:09 AM 16

    University of Houston running back Dillon Birden is expected to miss three to six weeks with torn ligaments in his right elbow. Houston running back Dillon Birden (25) in the first half during an NCAA college football game against Arizona, Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, in Tucson, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri) University of Houston running back Dillon Birden

  • Dynamo retain Texas Derby trophy in unique fashion

    October 22, 2017 11:20 PM 19

    The Dynamo, who won back El Capitan last year, and FC Dallas tied all three regular season meetings. The Dynamo, who won back El Capitan last year, and FC Dallas tied all three regular season meetings. Houston Dynamo players thank the fans after defeating Chicago Fire at the last MLS regular game at BBVA Compass Stadiujm on Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, in Houston

  • As NFL Wobbles, Is This Baseball’s Time?

    October 22, 2017 10:45 PM 15

    It may not be the TV ratings bonanza of Los Angeles vs. New York, but Dodgers-Astros has its upsides, too A World Series of insufferable coastal elites (like yours truly) will not happen, spoiled by the Houston Astros, who sent the New York Yankees stumbling home to their cats Saturday with a shutout in Game 7 of the American League Championship Series

  • The Bears Barely Have to Pass in Win Over Panthers

    October 22, 2017 10:22 PM 12

    Chicago quarterback Mitchell Trubisky completed only four passes, but two defensive touchdowns lifted the Bears to victory Week 7 in the NFL was a strange one for quarterback play. A rookie drafted to be a franchise savior won a game with a Tim Tebow impersonation. The Green Bay Packers were introduced to life without a Hall of Fame quarterback for one of the few times

  • Mike Mularkey: 'We'll see' if Delanie Walker has to miss time with ankle sprain

    October 22, 2017 10:06 PM 21

    CLEVELAND - Tennessee Titans tight end Delanie Walker appears to have avoided a season-ending injury Sunday after his right ankle got caught up underneath him as a Browns defender attempted to take him down after an overtime catch. Titans coach Mike Mularkey said after Tennessee's 12-9 win that Walker has a sprained right ankle and "we'll see" if he has to miss time after

  • Hamilton wins U.S. Grand Prix, Mercedes take title

    October 22, 2017 9:26 PM 21

    AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Mercedes won the Formula One constructors’ title for the fourth year in a row on Sunday but Lewis Hamilton must wait another week at least to become Britain’s first four times world champion. The Mercedes driver won the U.S. Grand Prix for the fifth time in six years at Austin’s Circuit of the Americas to extend his lead over Ferrari’s

  • Rockets struggling mightily on offense

    October 22, 2017 7:24 PM 21

    Houston Rockets guard Demetrius Jackson (2) makes a pass under the pressure of Dallas Mavericks forward Dwight Powell (7) during the second half of the game Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, at the Toyota Center in Houston. ( Marie D. De Jesus / Houston Chronicle ) Houston Rockets forward Ryan Anderson (33) bows his head during the national anthem right before

  • UM falls in Coaches Poll but stays No. 8 in AP — 1 spot ahead of Notre Dame

    October 22, 2017 6:43 PM 18

    After jumping three spots from No. 10 to No. 7 last week in the Amway Coaches Poll (one spot better than defending national champion Clemson, which lost last week to Syracuse), the Miami Hurricanes dropped a spot to No. 8 on Sunday (one spot worse than Clemson, which was idle) on the heels of their 27-19 victory over Syracuse. The AP Top 25 poll, however

  • Jags RB Leonard Fournette inactive vs. Colts with foot injury

    October 22, 2017 4:05 PM 19

    INDIANAPOLIS -- Jacksonville Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette will not play against the? Colts because of an ankle injury he suffered in last Sunday's loss to the Los Angeles Rams. Fournette did not practice all week but said Thursday that he believed he would be able to play. He is second in the league in rushing (596 yards) and carries (130) and also has 15 catches

  • Jim Watson, crew member for Martin Truex Jr., dies at 55

    October 22, 2017 3:35 PM 17

    Jim Watson, crew member for Martin Truex Jr., dies at 55 Jim Watson, one of the crew members for NASCAR star Martin Truex Jr., died Saturday night of a heart attack while in town for the playoff race at Kansas Speedway. He was 55. The Furniture Row Racing team announced the news in a statement Sunday. Watson was a long-time late model driver in his native