The PGA Tour asked a New York state judge to throw out a lawsuit by golfer Vijay Singh, who claims he was publicly humiliated by a suspension for using deer-antler spray before he was cleared of wrongdoing two months later.
All-Pro linebacker Ray Lewis, who retired from the National Football League after helping the Baltimore Ravens win the Super Bowl last month, is joining Walt Disney Co.’s ESPN network as an NFL analyst.
Greg Cosell, a senior producer at NFL Films Inc. and a nephew of the late sportscaster Howard Cosell, said in an interview on Bloomberg Television’s “Political Capital With Al Hunt,” airing this weekend before Sunday night’s Super Bowl in New Orleans, that he expects the Baltimore Ravens to defeat the San Francisco 49ers in a defense-minded football championship game.
Joe Flacco started the season saying he was the best quarterback in the National Football League. He ended it as the most valuable player in the Super Bowl, staving off a comeback by the San Francisco 49ers that began after a power failure at the Superdome delayed the game.
The Seattle Seahawks rounded out the field for the second round of the National Football League playoffs by erasing a 14-point deficit and winning on the road in the postseason for the first time since 1983.