Woods looks closer than ever to winning again

The red shirt didn't have a collar. His head doesn't have quite as much hair. His lower spine has been fused.

AP Sources: Eagles get Michael Bennett from Seattle

The Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles have acquired three-time Pro Bowl defensive end Michael Bennett from the Seattle Seahawks, two people familiar with the trade told The Associated Press.

Study: little progress in minority hiring in college sports

A diversity report released Wednesday on college sports finds little progress in improving racial and gender hiring practices.

Plenty of opinions, but few solutions to fix college hoops

The cracked facade of NCAA hoops appears to be crumbling and while LeBron James, John Calipari and many agree that college basketball should be overhauled, there's no consensus on how to repair the system.

Serena Williams champions issues on and off tennis court

Moments after Serena Williams won her seventh Wimbledon title, she proudly raised her fist in a black power salute.

Wallace in 2nd: Best Daytona 500 finish for black driver

Darrell Wallace Jr. let the weight of his milestone in the Daytona 500 wallop him once he saw mom. He sobbed as Desiree Wallace bounded onto the dais and wrapped her arms around her son for a hug neither wanted ...

Jack Johnson descendant hopes for pardon, maybe from Trump

In Jim Crow America, it's no wonder that Jack Johnson was the most despised African-American of his generation.

Black athletes have long history of not sticking to sports

This year's NFL season featured two of America's pastimes: football and race, with pre-game protests dividing fans along color lines and making Sunday afternoons among the most segregated hours in the country.

Analysis: Coin toss mirrors black experience beyond Olympics

Shani Davis made history in 2006 when he became the first black athlete to win an individual gold medal at a Winter Olympics and the winningest man in American speedskating.

Eagles, Philly fans get catharsis through Super Bowl parade

Philadelphia's first Super Bowl parade provided catharsis Thursday for hundreds of thousands of Eagles fans, deliriously joyful after decades without a title and relishing the national spotlight on a team that few outside the city thought could win it all.

Philly feting 1st Super Bowl title with parade

The championship parade Philadelphia has dreamed about and agonized over — year after year, decade after decade, across generations of faithful but frustrated fans — well, it's here, Philly. It's finally here. Your beloved Eagles are heading up Broad Street.

Super Bowl Party! Eagles fans ready to revel in parade

Kevin Hart fessed up he was tipsy when he tried to crash the Super Bowl stage and celebrate with his hometown Philadelphia Eagles when they hoisted the Lombardi Trophy. The pint-sized funnyman ran into a no-nonsense security guard who refused ...

Foles outduels Brady to give Eagles their first Super Bowl

Nick Foles did his best Tom Brady impersonation, leading a late-game comeback to cap a season that began as a backup and ended as Super Bowl MVP.

Eagles have the right formula to upset Patriots

The best formula for success against the New England Patriots is to keep Tom Brady on the sideline and harass him when he's on the field.

For NFL players, racial profiling often personal

A son who saw a police officer hold a gun to his father's head. A husband whose wife was pulled over driving a Bentley. These unsettling scenes are among the stories from some of the NFL's marquee players, multi-millionaires sharing ...