Chargers hiring new coach...Armstrong confesses...Cards giving McClellan an opporunity
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Mike McCoy is leaving his job as the Denver Broncos offensive coordinator. Two people with knowledge of the situation tell the AP that McCoy has agreed in principle to take over as head coach of the AFC West-rival San Diego Chargers.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — After years of vehement denials, Lance Armstrong has come clean, admitting he doped while riding to seven Tour de France victories. Oprah Winfrey says the 41-year-old Texan was forthcoming during a 2 ½-hour interview to be aired in two parts on her OWN network later this week.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Right-hander Kyle McClellan has signed a minor league contract with the Texas Rangers and has been invited to major league spring training. The 28-year-old pitcher is coming off July surgery on his throwing elbow and shoulder.
SAO PAULO (AP) — Rafael Nadal (rah-fay-ehl nah-DAHL') hopes to take his first step on the comeback trail at next month's Brazil Open. Tendinitis in his left knee and a subsequent bout with a stomach virus has kept the 11-time Grand Slam winner out of action since June.
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Northern Ireland's Paul McGinley has been chosen captain for Europe's defense of the Ryder Cup in 2014. He beat out 2010 captain Colin Montgomerie of Scotland in a vote by the European Tour's tournament committee after Northern Ireland's Darren Clark removed his name from consideration to concentrate on his own game.