| Jul 28, 2014
| 2:13 PM
CHICAGO -- Stefon Diggs has typically been out on the practice field with Maryland quarterback C.J. Brown at least once a week leading up to preseason practice.
He has been running routes, stretching his legs and continuing to work his way back from the...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 7:47 AM
Three seasons of Penn State football came together over the weekend, as the coaches prepared for 2014 while recruiting for 2015 and '16.
Franklin noted two commitments on Twitter this past weekend, including one for the class of 2016.
Irvin Charles, a...
| Jul 27, 2014
| 8:55 PM
SEC Commissioner Mike Slive quoted Dwight Eisenhower and Winston Churchill in his media day remarks, threatening that the Power 5 conferences would break from the NCAA if not granted more voting power.
Big 12 chief Bob Bowlsby belittled NCAA...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 8:00 AM
After five days of voting, the results of the Big Ten mascot poll are in.
The turnout and the results are equally stunning.
As of early Friday morning, more than 7 million votes have been cast. (A typical Chicago Sports poll generates between 500...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 4:53 PM
Ken Niumatalolo recently joked that the more he watches Ohio State on film, “the scarier it gets.” The seventh-year Navy head coach was serious when he said the Buckeyes have the potential to “embarrass us.”
Navy opens the season...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:52 PM
Luther Maddy couldn't help but notice some level of pessimism during the spring and summer in connection with the national outlook for Virginia Tech's defense for the coming season.
Last week at the Atlantic Coast Conference Kickoff media event in...
| Jul 22, 2014
Rice named summer-league MVP; Porter on first team
Washington Wizards guard Glen Rice Jr. was named Most Valuable Player of the NBA's Las Vegas Summer League by a unanimous panel of media members, while Wizards forward Otto Porter was named first-team...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 1:02 PM
During his rookie season last year, one of the toughest adjustments for Ravens outside linebacker John Simon was learning the nuances of pass coverage.
At Ohio State, the gritty former Big Ten Conference Player of the Year lined up at defensive end,...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Illinois gets an early start to its football season.
The school announced Wednesday that the first two games of the season will kick off at 11 a.m. and air on the Big Ten Network. The Illini open against Youngstown State at home on Aug. 30 and face...
| Jul 23, 2014
Virginia Tech entered the 2005 ACC championship game against Florida State 10-1 and ranked fifth nationally. An Orange Bowl bid and potential matchup with Penn State seemed inevitable.
But a loss to the unranked Seminoles dropped the Hokies to 10th in the...
| Jul 21, 2014
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Willie Byrn has seen the snide remarks on social media and simmers at Virginia Tech's recent decline. But he absolutely refuses to believe the quest is futile.
"I'm really sick of hearing ACC titles is the ceiling," the Hokies'...