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 Houston Texans announced Monday that the team has signed outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus to a contract extension.
Boston Red Sox left fielder Hanley Ramirez left Monday night's game against Tampa Bay after running into a padded wall in foul territory.
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.