| Apr 26, 2013
| 7:23 PM
Ray Lewis' retirement created a void in the middle of the Ravens' defense, motivating the team to leave nothing to chance when acquiring his potential replacement.
So, the Ravens traded three draft picks to make sure they acquired athletic, undersized...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Sports gambling expert Marc Lawrence of Weston, who runs Playbook.com, put out these thoughts as we approach the NCAA tournament. I could pretend like I do this much studying, but it would be really faking it. So I'm just going to hand him the platform...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 7:27 PM
The Fort Hays State women's basketball team fought hard against Kansas State but fell 68-57 in exhibition play on Thursday night (Nov. 1) at Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kan. The Tigers held the lead for a good portion of the first half and took the...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 9:15 PM
No. 11 Oregon State at No. 14 Stanford
3 p.m. Saturday, Fox
Buzz: This outcome could hinge on the play of the backup quarterbacks. Stanford's Kevin Hogan and Oregon State's Cody Vaz have found themselves with increased playing time the last couple of...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 7:15 AM
Before we get into this week’s lines, there’s something I have to address.
Last week’s Alabama-LSU game was a thriller. LSU had the top-ranked Crimson Tide on the ropes, and it seemed like we were about to witness the most unlikely of...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 9:06 PM
Virginia Tech senior high jumper Ronnie Black, who grew up in Newport News, closed out the Hokie Invitational with an exclamation point.
The Menchville High graduate broke his own school record by clearing 7 feet, 4.25 inches (2.24 meters) in an...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 8:09 AM
I learned a lot last week. For example, if you and your friends go to a sports bar at 12:30 in the afternoon, and you’re the only people there, I’m pretty sure the waitress assumes you’re raging alcoholics. If you tell her you’re...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 7:38 AM
There’s so much talk about college football needing a playoff system. Fans are overjoyed that the NCAA is adapting a 4-team playoff in a couple years. Let us not forget that college football already has a playoff system, and it’s called...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 6:35 PM
Big East, top to bottom
Iliana Limón Romero
The SEC may be king of the college football world, but the much maligned Big East boasts the most competitive lineup from top to bottom.
USF was supposed to be among the top contenders to...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 8:45 AM
Before we get into this week’s picks, I’d like to quickly honor the 3 biggest stars of the past week.
3) Collin Klein, Kansas State – With a lot of help from the K-State defense, Klein led the Wildcats to a victory over Oklahoma and a...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 3:23 PM
Getting big home wins in January against North Carolina and N.C. State were steps in the right direction for a Virginia program hoping to get back to the NCAA tournament for a second straight season, but one fact remains.
Those Atlantic Coast Conference...