Law enforcement sources tell TMZ Sports, Michael Phelps was arrested for driving under the influence in Maryland last night.

Husain Abdullah knew before he even reached the end zone Monday night that he would drop to his knees in thankful prayer after intercepting Tom Brady in the fourth quarter of the Kansas City Chiefs' 41-14 victory over New England.

Coach Jim Harbaugh said the 49ers must do a better job managing the clock one day after the team committed two delay-of-game penalties and ran out of timeouts with more than three minutes remaining.

Preki was the Major League Soccer Coach of the Year in 2007 with Chivas USA, but Republic FC technical director Graham Smith thinks his good friend’s finest hour came this season, when he led the first-year franchise to the USL Pro championship.

After opening with a 27-20 loss to No. 8 Monterey Trail, No. 17 Antelope (3-1) routed Sheldon 55-9 and Laguna Creek 42-13 and beat then-No. 20 Ponderosa 48-20 on Friday in a Capital Valley Conference opener. Even more impressive, the Titans start nine underclassmen on offense and seven on defense.

A schedule for Week 5 high school football matchups in the greater Sacramento area.

It made sense that Andy Reid spoke in baseball metaphors after Kansas City whipped the New England Patriots on Monday night, with the Royals poised to end a long playoff drought just across the parking lot from Arrowhead Stadium.

Kentucky has suspended four freshmen for Saturday night's SEC game against South Carolina for their involvement with air pistol shots being fired near a residence hall on campus. No one was injured Sunday night, but police issued an alert advising people to stay indoors on the Lexington campus as they investigated.

The 49ers lead the league in delay-of-game penalties after four weeks, which shouldn't be a surprise. They had more than any other team last year as well.

The Delta region makes a comeback in this week’s top picks.

SANTA CLARA -- There were two amazing aspects of Frank Gore's 55-yard touchdown catch and run in the second quarter of Sunday's game.

A look at the American League wild-card playoff between the Kansas City Royals and Oakland Athletics:

A look at the National League wild-card playoff between the San Francisco Giants and Pittsburgh Pirates:

Sacramento plans to use Gay at power forward, the position he played exclusively in helping the national team win gold in the FIBA World Cup.

See video highlights of the Sacramento Republic FC win over the Harrisburg City Islanders for the USL PRO championship on Saturday at Bonney Field in Sacramento.

The 49ers’ coaching staff wanted to make Friday’s practice so taxing on the defense that Sunday would seem like a breeze by comparison.

The 49ers addressed their anemic pass rush by replacing outside linebacker Corey Lemonier with rookie Aaron Lynch on passing downs.

Sacramento State’s bid for its first 4-1 start this century fell short as the Hornets were defeated by the Idaho State Bengals 44-24 Saturday at Holt Arena in Pocatello.

Kings coach Michael Malone knows the real test of the team-first approach will come in games. That’s when players will have to put their egos in check and realize being a team player might mean not touching the ball, not playing as much or allowing DeMarcus Cousins and Rudy Gay to go to work on offense.

Tony Romo wasn't trying to look like DeMarco Murray.

Sonny Gray pitched Oakland into baseball's last playoff spot, shutting out King Felix this October.

The Kings made a lot of changes in the offseason. Six players return from the team that finished last season. So how do the Kings fix the defense? Kings coach Michael Malone believes a better offense will help because the Kings will be able to set their defense more effectively.

Republic FC, showing it may be ready to play in Major League Soccer right now, capped an amazing and improbable first season by winning the USL Pro championship 2-0 over the Harrisburg City Islanders on Saturday night at Bonney Field.

Giants manager Bruce Bochy admitted he thought twice before putting Buster Posey in the lineup for Sunday’s regular-season finale against the Padres, after Posey had sat out the previous two games with back tightness.

At the end of a long and sporadic regular season for the San Francisco Giants, Hunter Pence held the microphone to his mouth and gave fans at AT&T Park a pep talk.

The Oakland Athletics waited until the last day of the regular season to finally clinch their third consecutive playoff berth.

SANTA CLARA --- The 49ers have taken the vaunted Eagles offense out of the game and yet still trail 21-13 at the half.

An off-balance Colin Kaepernick improvised, threw across his body and across the field, finding Frank Gore open near the opposite sideline more than 20 yards away.

The Cincinnati Reds just beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-1 on Sunday, meaning the Giants are headed to Pittsburgh for the wild-card game on Wednesday.

The Giants’ lineup today for their regular-season finale against the Padres features two players who appeared for them in Game 1 of the 2010 World Series. You can probably name Buster Posey off the top of your head.

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