The only three-time 2,000-yard rusher in Division I history hopes to have a running start in the NFL.
The first major accident in Sunday's Geico 500 at Talladega Superspeedway occurred in the early going and involved 15 cars.
The Denver Broncos waived tackle Paul Cornick and wide receiver Jeremy Kelley on Monday.
Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez has been named the National League Player of the Month for April.
Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry has been selected as the NBA's Most Valuable Player.
Sidney Crosby scored again as Canada beat host Czech Republic 6-3 at the 2015 World Hockey Championship on Monday, and the United States bested defending champion Russia 4-2.