Wednesday, December 25, 2013
LOS ANGELES (AP) — LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Dodgers have made three moves in their bullpen, re-signing J.P. Howell and adding Chris Perez and Jamey Wright. Howell signed a two-year contract that includes a third-year vesting option. The 30-year-old left-hander had a career-best 2.03 ERA while going 4-1 in 67 relief appearances in his first season with the team.
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Terrelle Pryor backed off comments his agent made accusing the Oakland Raiders of putting him in a position to fail by putting him back in the starting lineup for Sunday's season finale against Denver. His agent told CSN Bay Area on Monday night he believed coach Dennis Allen hopes Pryor struggles as starter on Sunday. Pryor apologized on Twitter.
HONOLULU (AP) — Rashaad Reynolds returned two fumbles for touchdowns, helping Oregon State beat Boise State 38-23 in the Hawaii Bowl yesterday. The Beavers set several records in handing Boise State its worst loss in two months. Biletnikoff Award-winner Brandin Cooks had 60 yards receiving and a touchdown while setting a Pac-12 record for most receiving yards in season.
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos promoted linebacker Brandon Marshall from their practice squad yesterday to replace Von Miller, who went on injured reserve with a knee injury. Marshall is a second-year player who played in five games as a rookie for Jacksonville after being drafted in the fifth round out of Nevada. Miller was placed on IR after tearing his right anterior cruciate ligament Sunday in Denver's 37-13 win at Houston.