NEW ORLEANS - It only took six days — and a return to the Superdome — for Drew Brees and the Saints to shake off their worst performance this season and look like legitimate contenders again.
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Jason Chimera, Steve Oleksy and Mikhail Grabovski scored second-period goals to power the Washington Capitals to a 4-1 win over the New York Rangers on Sunday night.
TORONTO - The Boston Bruins, in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons the previous night, stuck to hockey Sunday.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Rob Gronkowski's season appears to be over after he hurt his knee when hit after a reception.
BERLIN - Canada will be the third seed in women's team pursuit at the upcoming Winter Olympics after a fifth-place finish on Sunday at a long-track speedskating World Cup event.
BALTIMORE - Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will have an MRI on his right foot after he was forced out of Sunday's game against the Baltimore Ravens.
LAKE LOUISE, Alta. - Lara Gut of Switzerland regained the overall World Cup lead with Sunday's super-G win in Lake Louise, Alta., while U.S. ski star Lindsey Vonn took another step in her comeback by finishing fifth.
LONDON - Six people have been arrested after a second investigation into football match-fixing was launched following reports that a player agreed to rig a League Championship game in return for cash.
LONDON - Arsenal's Premier League momentum was halted when the Gunners allowed a late equalizer in a 1-1 draw with Everton on Sunday, while Fulham ended its losing streak by beating Aston Villa to give new manager Rene Meulensteen his first victory.
BOSTON - The Boston Red Sox have finalized a $9.5 million, two-year contract with right-handed reliever Edward Mujica.
EDMONTON - Jiri Hudler didn't go with the entire Calgary Flames team when they flew into Edmonton on Friday night, but they were certainly glad he caught up with them by game time on Saturday.