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  • As NFL season winds down, teams at bottom can look to draft

    As NFL season winds down, teams at bottom can look to draft
    Who is the worst of the worst? That's one of the big questions as the NFL's regular season draws to a close, with a five-way tie at 2-11 among the Oakland Raiders, Tennessee Titans, New York Jets, Jacksonville Jaguars and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The...
  • NFL Week 15: A bad day for quarterbacks, especially Johnny Manziel

    NFL Week 15: A bad day for quarterbacks, especially Johnny Manziel
    The quarterbacks went down, and they went down hard. Houston, Washington and Tennessee lost their quarterbacks Sunday. Even Denver had to do without Peyton Manning for a bit, with the Broncos star uncharacteristically missing a few snaps in San Diego...
  • Transfers bring the titles in high school football today

    Transfers bring the titles in high school football today
    The Southern Section and City Section football championships have been decided, and once again, everyone needs to be reminded about the influence of transfers in deciding the outcome of games. In high school sports, to figure out which team is going...
  • Trade Matt Kemp? That'd be a bum deal, and a dumb deal, for Dodgers

    Trade Matt Kemp? That'd be a bum deal, and a dumb deal, for Dodgers
    This column should not have to be written. The truths here should go without saying. Any Dodgers fan will understand it implicitly. But these out-of-towners are running the baseball operations in Chavez Ravine these days, they don't yet know the pulse...
  • The Super 16 rankings: Ohio State rises here too

    The Super 16 rankings: Ohio State rises here too
    Rankman is flabbergasted Ohio State somehow pole-vaulted to No. 4 in the final Super 16 ranking, just as it did in the College Football Playoffs final ranking. There was only one way it could happen: a 59-0 win over Wisconsin with the Buckeyes' third-...
  • Marcus Mariota about to join college football's exclusive club

    Marcus Mariota about to join college football's exclusive club
    Barring something biblical, like a swarm of locusts halting the ceremony, Oregon junior quarterback Marcus Mariota on Saturday night will become the second player from the Pacific Northwest to win the Heisman Trophy. Think about that. Oregon and...
  • Quarterback Jake Browning from Folsom High set to give fans a show

    Quarterback Jake Browning from Folsom High set to give fans a show
    Southern California sports fans are in for a treat this coming weekend, because the record-setting teenage quarterback from Folsom High, Jake Browning, is coming to town. He has passed for a national record 223 touchdowns in his three-year prep career....
  • Assistant coach Mark Madsen brings a positive charge to Lakers

    Assistant coach Mark Madsen brings a positive charge to Lakers
    In a Lakers season measured mostly by the number of tedious losses, while players sulked over losing their starting jobs and Kobe Bryant reamed out teammates for being softer than the cushiest of toilet tissue, one ray of sunshine has pierced the gloom....
  • Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota wins Heisman Trophy in a landslide

    Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota wins Heisman Trophy in a landslide
    Marcus Mariota lights up a field more than he does a room. The soft-spoken Oregon quarterback is humble, respectful and next to unquotable after games. Maybe, though, given the winners of the last few years, boring is just what the Heisman Trophy...
  • Amir Khan looks sharp -- maybe too sharp -- against Devon Alexander

    Amir Khan looks sharp -- maybe too sharp -- against Devon Alexander
    On this night, the nickname was almost as right as the boxer who carries it. Welterweight Amir (King) Khan took the main event in the MGM Grand Garden on Saturday night, an event labeled "The Royal Battle," in impressive fashion. It was not only a...
  • Victor Ortiz back in the ring, not in spotlight

    Victor Ortiz back in the ring, not in spotlight
    Usually, all the big moments in boxing take place in the evening's grand finale, where the main event matches the main fighters. Saturday, there will be an exception here. Sometime in the late afternoon, and hours before Amir Khan takes on Devon...