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Rams WR Lost for Year With Knee Injury
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- St. Louis Rams receiver Mark Clayton won't return this season after suffering a knee injury.
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NFL Owners to Discuss Labor Plans
CHICAGO (AP) -- NFL team owners are meeting to discuss how to proceed in negotiations with the players' union on a new collective bargaining agreement.
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Hossa Scores Twice in Blackhawks' Win Over Buffalo
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Marian Hossa scored twice, Nick Leddy got his first career NHL goal, and Corey Crawford shrugged off a shaky start to win his second NHL game in goal in Chicago's 4-3 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Monday night.
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Stewart Finds Funding From Mobil 1 for 2011
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (AP) -- Tony Stewart has signed a multiyear contract with Mobil 1 to sponsor his race car beginning next season.
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Cubs' Rothschild Exercises Option for 2011
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Cubs say pitching coach Larry Rothschild has exercised his option for next season.
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Giants Send Braves' Cox Into Retirement With Win
ATLANTA (AP) -- San Francisco won another thriller and the Giants are off to the NL championship series for the first time since 2002.
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Local Sports Roundup 10/11/10
Light Columbus Day sports schedule.
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Peppers Wins in Return, Bears Beat Panthers
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Matt Forte rushed for 166 yards and two touchdowns, Julius Peppers had an acrobatic interception against his former team and the Chicago Bears overcame four interceptions by backup quarterback Todd Collins to beat the winless Carolina Panthers 23-6 on Sunday.
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Lions Roll Past Rams for 1st Win This Season
DETROIT (AP) -- Stefan Logan's 105-yard kickoff return broke a tie and the Detroit Lions rolled to a 44-6 win over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday, snapping a 10-game losing streak.
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Kenyan, Russian Win Chicago Marathon
CHICAGO (AP) -- Sammy Wanjiru of Kenya and Liliya Shobukhova of Russia repeated as Chicago Marathon champions on a warm Sunday morning.
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Johnson Pads Lead With 3rd at Fontana
FONTANA, Calif. (AP) -- Tony Stewart outdueled points leader Jimmie Johnson on a late restart and pulled away for his first career Sprint Cup win at Auto Club Speedway on Sunday.
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Rays Alive After Win Over Texas
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Evan Longoria snapped out of his postseason slump with a homer and two doubles, Carlos Pena had a pair of extra-base hits and the Tampa Bay Rays escaped elimination again with a 5-2 victory Sunday over the Texas Rangers.
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Phillies Sweep Reds, Reach NL Championship Series
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Cole Hamels struck out nine in a dominant five-hitter, Chase Utley homered and the Philadelphia Phillies advanced to the NL championship series for the third consecutive season, beating the Cincinnati Reds 2-0 on Sunday night to complete a first-round sweep.
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Conrad's 3rd Error Gives Giants Win in NLDS
ATLANTA (AP) -- San Francisco rallied for a 3-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Brooks Conrad's third error of the game to claim the lead in the NL division series Sunday.
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Local Sports Round Up 10/10/10
A look at the latest scores from local sports events.
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Illinois Spoils Penn State Homecoming Game
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Mikel Leshoure ran for 119 yards, Nate Bussey had a 16-yard interception return for a score Saturday and Illinois pounded injury depleted Penn State in a 33-13 win to spoil homecoming in Happy Valley.
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South Dakota Date Beats Western Illinois
BROOKINGS, S.D.(AP) -- Kyle Minett rushed for three touchdowns and 143 yards to lead South Dakota State past Western Illinois 33-29 Saturday.
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Filppula's 2nd Goal Spoils Blackhawks Celebration
CHICAGO (AP) -- Valtteri Filppula's second goal of the game snapped a third period tie, and the Detroit Red Wings spoiled the Blackhawks' Stanley Cup banner raising celebration with a 3-2 victory over Chicago on Saturday night.
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Kyle Busch Extends Record to 12 Wins
FONTANA, Calif. (AP) -- Kyle Busch took advantage of two poor pit stops by Kevin Harvick's crew and rallied from a speeding penalty for his record extending 12th Nationwide Series victory of the year Saturday at Auto Club Speedway.
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Michael Jackson Memorabilia Fetches $1Million in Macau
MACAU (AP) -- An auction of some 100 items of Michael Jackson memorabilia has fetched more than $1 million, with a basketball autographed by the late singer and Michael Jordan netting $245,000.
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College Football Update
Here is an update of college football scores from Saturday, October 9th.

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WEB EXTRA: Download Recap of Friday's GHS-Quincy Football Game
Click the link here to listen to WGIL's Brad Bennewitz recap Friday's Homecoming win for the Silver Streaks over Quincy.
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Local Sports Roundup 10/9/10
Silver Streaks get win on Homecoming night, while Knoxville takes conference division title.
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Bears List Cutler As Out for Carolina
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears have officially listed quarterback Jay Cutler as out for Sunday's game at Carolina.
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Ankiel's Splash HR Lifts Braves Over Giants in 11
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Rick Ankiel splashed a tiebreaking home run into McCovey Cove in the 11th inning for his first career postseason clout, and the comeback Atlanta Braves rallied from a four-run deficit to beat the San Francisco Giants 5-4 on Friday night.
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Red Unravel Phillies to Take 2-0 Lead
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Reds right fielder Jay Bruce missed a line drive in the seventh inning, allowing two runs to score, and the Philadelphia Phillies took advantage of Cincinnati's shoddy defense to earn a 7-4 win Friday night for a 2-0 lead in the best-of-five NL division series.
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Granderson and Berkman Help Spark Yankees
NEW YORK (AP) -- After winning two games at Target Field, the New York Yankees have arrived home with a 2-0 lead in the best-of-five AL division series against the Minnesota Twins.
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Rose Bests Wall, Leads Bulls Over Wizards
CHICAGO (AP) -- Derrick Rose bested rookie John Wall in a meeting of young point guards, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Washington Wizards 107-96 on Friday night.
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Henry Gets His Chance for Purdue
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) -- Purdue will start a redshirt freshman at quarterback Saturday against Northwestern.
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Lowry, McBride Lead Fire Over Crew
BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. (AP) -- Peter Lowry and Brian McBride scored goals and Andrew Dykstra made three saves to lead the Chicago Fire to a 2-0 MLS victory over the Columbus Crew on Friday night.
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