A potent ground game can mask a litany of problems for a program, as shortening the game with extended drives is a recipe for success.
Paul Menard has signed a multi-year extension with Richard Childress Racing to drive the No. 27 Chevrolet in the Sprint Cup Series, the team announced on Friday.
The Washington Redskins have signed tight end Jordan Reed, the team's third-round pick in April's draft.
Washington Nationals second baseman Danny Espinosa has a broken bone in his right wrist, though the team has no intentions of sending him to the disabled list.
Memphis Grizzlies guard Tony Allen has been fined $5,000 for violating the league's anti-flopping rules, the NBA announced Friday.
The Phoenix Coyotes on Friday agreed to a long-term contract extension with executive vice president and general manager Don Maloney.