Vikings Claim Ex-Bears OT J'Marcus Webb

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-09_c4ebc236a2.jpgFootball Texture/iStockphoto (NEW YORK) -- The Minnesota Vikings claimed ex-Chicago Bears offensive tackle J'Marcus Webb off waivers Sunday. The 25-year-old Webb, who was cut by the Bears on Friday, started 44 games for Chicago during the past three seasons. During that time the Bears allowed 149 sacks, the second most in the NFL.


Georgia Loses WR Malcolm Mitchell for Season

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-09_8e0ac2a061.jpgBanana Stock/Getty Images (ATHENS, Ga.) -- A double whammy for the Georgia Bulldogs. After losing a tight game to No. 5 Clemson Saturday, Georgia learned it lost its top receiver Malcolm Mitchell for the season on Sunday. Mitchell tore his ACL in his right knee during the first quarter of the team's loss to Clemson when Georgia teammate Todd Gurley rushed for a 75-yard touchdown.


Serena Williams Advances to U.S. Open Quarterfinals

Getty_S_090113_Serena Williams.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1378083740398Mike Stobe/Getty Images for the USTA(NEW YORK) --  Serena Williams finally avenged her major loss to Sloane Stephens, defeating her 6-4, 6-1 on Sunday to advance to the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open.  Stephens topped Williams in the quarterfinals of the Australian Open back in January.


Scoreboard Roundup - 9/1/13

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-09_0b3234b78a.jpgGetty Images/Hemera (NEW YORK) --  College Football Top 25:  (9) Louisville 49 (1-0) - Ohio 7 (0-1)

MLB:  Baltimore Orioles 7 (72-63) - New York Yankees 3 (72-64)

Cleveland Indians 4 (72-64) - Detroit Tigers 0 (80-57)


Patriots Cut Tim Tebow

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_b157946e35.jpgJared Wickerham/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- The New England Patriots have cut backup quarterback Tim Tebow, reports ESPN NFL insider Adam Schefter. Tebow threw two touchdown passes and finished 6-of-11 for 91 yards with an interception on Thursday night in the Patriots 28-20 win over the Giants.