Eagles agree to terms to re-sign RB Sproles

PHILADELPHIA — Darren Sproles just can’t quit football, and the Philadelphia Eagles just can’t quit Sproles. The Eagles agreed to terms with the 36-year-old running back on a one-year contract Friday. He’ll join a loaded backfield that includes Jordan Howard, rookie Miles Sanders and Corey Clement. Sproles was supposed to retire after the 2017 season but spent a good portion of the year on injured reserve with a torn ACL and didn’t want his distinguished career to end on that note. Injury hit Sproles last season as well, as he…

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No evidence, no suspension for Chiefs’ Hill

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Chiefs receiver Tyreek Hill will rejoin the team at training camp after the NFL determined that he will not be disciplined under the league’s personal conduct policy following an investigation into allegations of child abuse. The NFL said in a statement Friday that it could not determine whether Hill, 25, violated the personal conduct policy and will not suspend him. “Based on the evidence presently available, the NFL cannot conclude that Mr. Hill violated the Personal Conduct Policy,” the NFL said in a statement Friday. “Accordingly,…

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Top prospect performers for Thursday July 18

Here’s a look at Thursday’s top Minor League performers from each team’s Top 30 Prospects list: AMERICAN LEAGUE EAST Blue Jays: Griffin Conine, OF (No. 14) — 2-for-3, 2B, HR, 3 RBI (Class A Lansing)Conine continued his recent power surge and brought his season total up to 13 homers, a career high. The 22-year-old, a Duke product, has now homered in four of his past 10 games, including two of the past three. Conine’s power is nothing new as he led the Cape Cod league with nine homers while he…

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New move will look like a travel; it’s not

James Harden says he tries to come up with something innovative every offseason, something more creative than his latest move. Two years ago, Harden perfected the step-back. Last summer the Houston Rockets guard then perfected the side step-back. In a Q&A session Friday with young fans at a promotional event attended by local Houston media, Harden said he will be working on an another move this summer and it will “look like it’s a travel. But it’s not.” “You got to find ways to get better every single year,” Harden…

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