Audio of Peyton Manning’s audibles is no fun for Broncos – USA TODAY

USA TODAYJERSEY CITY — The city of Omaha, Neb., might be relishing in the fame Peyton Manning has brought in recent weeks, but the Broncos aren’t thrilled that one of…

Ukraine’s Yanukovich, opposition agree to scrap some anti-protest laws – Reuters

ReutersKIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s Viktor Yanukovich, in talks with opposition leaders, agreed to the repeal of some anti-protest laws and to discuss the fate of the present government at a…

Sundance 2014: ‘Whiplash’ takes home Grand Jury and Audience Awards – Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment WeeklyWhiplash, director Damien Chazelle’s story of a young jazz drummer, took home both the U.S. Grand Jury and Audience Dramatic awards at the Sundance Film Festival awards Saturday night.…

OF Grady Sizemore signs one-year deal with Red Sox – USA TODAY

USA TODAYBOSTON (AP) — Oft-injured outfielder Grady Sizemore has agreed to a $750,000, one-year contract with the Boston Red Sox. A three-time All-Star, the 31-year-old has played eight major league…

Hall of Famers Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine once starred in this now … – USA TODAY

USA TODAYProbably no one realized in the late 1990s, when this commercial was produced, that it would turn out remarkably relevant to Hall of Fame discussions in 2014. But then…

O’Brien rips ‘Paterno people’ before bolting PSU – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsYou never want to be the guy after the guy, especially when the first guy’s friends are still around. Former Penn State coach Bill O’Brien blasted the…

China man in balloon bound for disputed islands crashes – BBC News

BBC NewsA Chinese man flying a hot air balloon to a group of disputed islands had to be rescued after his balloon crashed, Japan’s Coast Guard has said. The man,…

Manchester United would like to welcome you to the best sports day you never … – USA TODAY

USA TODAYWayne Rooney scored a rocket volley in the first half of Manchester United’s game against Hull City on Thursday. The game is the first of eight Premier League games…

Panthers 17, Saints 13 – Reuters

ReutersPanthers 17, Saints 13: Cam Newton hit Domenik Hixon for the winning score with 23 seconds left as Carolina stunned visiting New Orleans and clinched a playoff spot with its…

For the Nets, no way back from Brook Lopez’s broken foot – USA TODAY

USA TODAYBehold, the Brooklyn Nyets. There’s no way back from this series of surreal and unfortunate events – no matter how much Russian owner Mikhail Prokhorov spends. Nets center Brook…