Texas football coach Mack Brown said Thursday his job status has not changed and he is focused on the team's upcoming Alamo Bowl game against Oregon and recruiting.
The No. 3 car made famous by the late Dale Earnhardt is returning to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series in 2014.
Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker and defensive lineman Derek Wolfe have both been ruled out for Thursday's game against the San Diego Chargers.
The Atlanta Braves and pitcher Jordan Walden have agreed to a one-year contract for 2014, avoiding salary arbitration.
LeBron James of Miami and Oklahoma City's Kevin Durant lead the first results for NBA All-Star Game balloting.
The Philadelphia Flyers have signed center Chris VandeVelde to a one-year contract.