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Texans place Mallett on IR

Posted On November 26, 2014

Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - Houston Texans quarterback Ryan Mallett will miss the remainder of the season. Texans coach Bill O'Brien on Monday said the team was still evaluating the quarterback, who reportedly suffered a torn pectoral muscle, but on Wednesday the fourth-year pro was placed on season-ending injured reserve.Mallett was on last week's injury report…

Redskins bench Griffin for McCoy

Posted On November 26, 2014

Ashburn, VA (SportsNetwork.com) - Colt McCoy will return to the starting quarterback role for the Washington Redskins. Redskins coach Jay Gruden confirmed Wednesday the benching of Robert Griffin III, who had started the past three games after recovering from a dislocated ankle suffered in Week 2."Colt's going to start this week," Gruden told reporters on…

Report: RG3 benched, McCoy to start at QB for Redskins

Posted On November 26, 2014

Ashburn, VA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Washington Redskins will bench Robert Griffin III and start Colt McCoy at quarterback for Sunday's upcoming game against the Indianapolis Colts, according to a report by NFL.com. Griffin has been sacked 17 times in three games since returning from an ankle injury and was just 11-of-19 for 106 yards with…

Red Sox sign Ramirez, Sandoval

Posted On November 25, 2014

Boston, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Boston Red Sox signed star free agents Hanley Ramirez and Pablo Sandoval to multi-year contracts Tuesday, announcing the deals separately in the span of about 5 1/2 hours. Ramirez returns to the team that originally signed him as a 16-year-old from the Dominican Republic in 2000, inking a four-year deal…

Same four atop CFP with rivalry week looming

Posted On November 25, 2014

Grapevine, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Mississippi State are all still seated at the head of the table in the latest College Football Playoff rankings. Three of the four programs cruised to easy victories last Saturday, with only Florida State getting tested by Boston College, but their stay is tenuous with arch-rivals…