The scene at Qualcomm Stadium is loud and booze-soaked, but you’d be hard-pressed to guess you were at the NFL’s most belligerent stadium for its most belligerent affair of the year.
Alistair Brownlee has admitted his surprise that Mo Farah yet again failed to make the top three of the BBC’s Sports Personality of the Year on Sunday night and suggested it might be because “some people don’t see him as British”.
The players’ union has defended Alex McKinnon’s right to sue the NRL over the tackle that left him paralysed.
Andy Murray capped a glorious year, in which he lifted the Wimbledon title, stormed to Olympic gold and became the first British tennis player to reach No 1 in the world, by winning Sports Personality of the Year for a record third time.
If there was any doubt that Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer were nearing the end of their glorious careers in the 12th year of their rivalry, John McEnroe spiked that bubble when he said this week the two players who dominated the game for nearly a decade had “maybe one or two more years” to add to their combined total of 31 majors.
When Gay Talese came to write the story of Floyd Patterson, he decided to call it The Loser.
Craig Sager, one of America’s best-loved sports broadcasters, has died. He was 65.
Chelsea have an ace up their sleeve as they plot swoop on West Ham.
Leeds United are set to be without Charlie Taylor on Friday evening, when they take on Derby County.
Sunderland must keep Jermain Defoe, says pundit.
Newcastle United are looking for a striker and Dimitar Berbatov wants move back to England.
Arsenal youngster loaned out to Glasgow Rangers, to mixed opinions from Gunners fans.
Michael O'Halloran has struggled to establish himself at Glasgow Rangers but fans are nevertheless angry to see him linked with a move away from Ibrox.
Tottenham Hotspur are willing to further break their wage structure if required.
Derby County are reportedly closing in on Everton left back Brendan Galloway.
Tottenham Hotspur want to sign Sebastián Driussi.
Everton are set to sign Manchester United's Morgan Schneiderlin and Standard Liege's Ishak Belfodil.
The Bengals cornerback Adam Jones has been charged with assault following an incident in a hotel in downtown Cincinnati early on Tuesday morning.
Not long ago the football world appeared to have given up on Aaron Rodgers. Now with the Green Bay Packers winning the NFC North he’s a popular pick for league MVP.