Broncos hand Pats first loss, Gronk hurt

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DENVER (AP) Filling in for Peyton Manning. Facing Tom Brady - and a two-touchdown deficit in the fourth quarter.

None of it bothered Brock Osweiler.

The 25-year-old quarterback making his first career start in Denver felt right at home in the snow globe that was Sports Authority Field on Sunday night, where the Broncos handed the New England Patriots their first loss, 30-24 in overtime.

Bryant says he will retire after season

LOS ANGELES (AP) After 20 years in a Lakers uniform and a lifetime in basketball, Kobe Bryant determined that his aching body and his passion for the game had both grown weaker than his excitement about the future.

That's when Kobe decided he could only wait a few more months to begin his life after the Lakers. (MORE)

USC names Helton permanent coach

Southern California hired Clay Helton as its permanent coach on Monday, removing the interim tag after he guided the team to a division title since taking over for Steve Sarkisian.

Athletic director Pat Haden announced Helton had signed a multiyear deal. (MORE)

Richt interested in another coaching job

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) Mark Richt remains interested in another coaching job and said Monday he will listen "to anybody who has interest in me" as he prepares for his final game as Georgia's coach.

Georgia announced Sunday Richt will not return as coach in 2016. (MORE)

Habs G Price to miss at least 6 weeks

MONTREAL (AP) Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price will be out of the lineup for at least six weeks because of a lower-body injury.

The Canadiens confirmed the news on their official Twitter feed, adding he will not require surgery. (MORE)

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