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San Diego offensive linemen have accused Seattle Seahawks rookie defensive lineman Frank Clark of trying to punch Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers during a pre-season game. Several Chargers players were angered when team-mate King Dunlap was given a 15-yard penalty for unnecessary roughness as he yanked Clark from a pile of players after Rivers had been sacked in the Saturday night contest. Dunlap told the San Diego Union-Tribune that he did not see the incident but said he wanted to protect Rivers after hearing his teammates yelling at Clark.
Rescuers in California found a hiker who had been missing for nine days and survived by filtering water from a creek, authorities said. The 62-year-old woman, Miyuki Harwood, from the California town of Orangevale, was found Saturday after she went missing during a hiking trip on August 20 in remote Fresno County. Teams of search and rescue workers had spent days scouring the area and their work was hampered by smoke from wildfires blazing in the region, Sheriff Margaret Mims told a news conference.