ATLANTA (AP) The Braves have exercised options on catcher Brian McCann, right-hander Tim Hudson and left-hander Paul Maholm.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) The more Atlanta keeps winning, the more coach Mike Smith keeps tinkering with ways to help the Falcons improve.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) Michael Vick was defeated on the field, and looked beaten on the podium, all but resigned to the fact that his games as the Eagles quarterback are numbered.
Some of the stories The Associated Press is covering Monday. A full Sports Digest will be sent about 3 p.m. All times EDT.