Buffalo Bills wide receiver Percy Harvin, bothered by hip and knee injuries since training camp, was placed on injured reserve Saturday and will miss the rest of the season.

This is the latest setback in what has been an up-and-down career for Harvin, who was selected in the first round of the 2009 draft by the Vikings. The Bills are his third team in two seasons.

Harvin had 19 receptions for 218 yards and a touchdown in five games this season.

Giants activate Pierre-Paul

Jason Pierre-Paul will make his season debut for the New York Giants on Sunday, four months after he lost an index finger in a fireworks accident.

The two-time Pro Bowl defensive end practiced this week and was added to the active roster Saturday. He played his last game for the Giants in December 2014 and had nine sacks over the last five games for a team-high 12 ½ for the season.

Pierre-Paul lost his finger, among other injuries to his right hand. Pierre-Paul was cleared to return to the field last week after rehabbing and working out near his Florida home.

New York placed linebacker Jon Beason on injured reserve because of injuries to his knee and ankle.

• The Chicago Bears will be without running back Matt Forte and wide receiver Eddie Royal for Monday night's game against San Diego. Both sustained knee injuries last week. Forte had made 52 consecutive starts.

• Starting cornerback Sam Shields (shoulder) and rookie Quinten Rollins (neck) are doubtful for Green Bay's road game against unbeaten Carolina.


Stitched up: Lindsey Vonn after injuring her thumb while trying to break up a fight between her dogs over a Frisbee. The American skiing star described what happened on her Twitter account.

Missing: Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho, whose team suffered its third straight Premier League defeat. Mourinho received a stadium ban for his behavior toward match officials last month.

Golden again: Three-time world champion Mao Asada, who completed a successful return to the Grand Prix figure skating series after taking a year off by winning the Cup of China.


20-year-old from China is in the hunt

Kevin Kisner walked off the course in darkness with a one-shot lead at the HSBC Champions and a growing list of challengers in Shanghai.

That included Li Haotong of China, who had a 6-under 66 and was one shot behind with a gallery starting to believe the 20-year-old can deliver the biggest golf victory ever for the home nation. Dustin Johnson, who won the HSBC Champions in 2013, also was one shot back after a bogey-free 65.

The list also includes Masters and U.S. Open champion Jordan Spieth, who missed four putts inside 10 feet and still rattled off a 63 to pull within three shots.

Kisner made his first bogey of the week and at one point fell two shots behind. He rallied with a pair of birdies late in his round for a 70. Still to be determined was whether he had the 54-hole lead.

Russell Knox of Scotland was one shot back and chose not to finish in the dark. He was to return Sunday morning to play the par-5 18th.

• Rain washed out all but 40 minutes of play Saturday in the Sanderson Farms Championship, further delaying the waterlogged event in Jackson, Miss. Seventy-six players have yet to complete their second rounds.

• Michael Allen shot a 1-under 69 to hold onto the lead in the Champions Tour's season-ending Charles Schwab Cup Championship in Scottsdale, Ariz. Playing partner Bernhard Langer was a stroke back.


Men's tennis: Novak Djokovic extended his winning streak to 21 matches and stayed on course for a third straight Paris Masters title after beating Stan Wawrinka 6-3, 3-6, 6-0 in the semifinals. His opponent in the final will be Andy Murray, who defeated David Ferrer 6-4, 6-3.

Women's tennis: Top-seeded Venus Williams overpowered Roberta Vinci 6-2, 6-2 to advance to the final of the WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai, China. Williams will face Karolina Pliskova.


$200KThe stud fee for Triple Crown winner American Pharoah, among the highest for a horse in his first year as a stallion. A stallion typically books up to 200 mares in a year, which means American Pharoah's first-year worth could be $40 million. The colt earned $8,650,300 on the track with nine wins in 11 races. The breeding season at Ashford Stud — Coolmore's American breeding facility in Versailles, Ky. — begins Feb. 14, Valentine's Day.