| Apr 23, 2014
| 9:20 PM
The 2014 NFL season will kick off Sept. 4 in Seattle, where the Super Bowl champion Seahawks will be honored before the boisterous 12th Man in the regular-season opener against the Green Bay Packers.
A full schedule for the upcoming season —...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Nearing the end of their seasons, Fox's "MasterChef" and NBC's "American Ninja Warrior" remained the most popular Monday series among young adults, while two recent additions to the night -- ABC's "Bachelor in Paradise" and "Running Wild With Bear Grylls"...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 11:41 AM
John Grisham, what's holding you up?
Stephen King has joined the ranks of the soaked in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. In an Internet video, the bestselling author stands on a deck and allows himself to be doused with ice water -- leaving the ice in...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 8:53 PM
Brett Favre is heading home.
The Green Bay Packers will announce Monday that they will induct the quarterback in the team Hall of Fame and retire his No. 4 jersey, the Green Bay Press Gazette reported Sunday.
According to the newspaper, the Hall of...
| Jul 20, 2014
As incurable sports addicts, Jill and I had similar reactions when we learned our only child would be a daughter: We've been spared "the football decision."
To play, or not to play? As medical science continues to explore football's inevitable head...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 2:07 PM
ESPN.com reports: Brett Favre told ESPN 1000 in Chicago that he's not worried that Green Bay Packers fans will boo him when he returns to Lambeau, despite previous claims.
See more at espn.com.
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:30 AM
When the Green Bay Packers eventually retire Brett Favre’s number at Lambeau Field, his career will have come full circle. And if the boo-birds are out on that day, so be it, the legendary quarterback said.
"I've heard that was a concern of mine,...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 8:53 AM
Brett Favre and the Green Bay Packers want to have the quarterback's jersey retired by his longtime team.
But the process of making that happen is starting to seem almost as drawn out as Favre's actual retirement from football, which involved many years...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 11:25 PM
Republican Sen. Thad Cochran rallied bedrock Republicans and black Democrats to narrowly squeak past tea party challenger Chris McDaniel in Mississippi's primary runoff Tuesday night as the bitter campaign shook up GOP politics, widening the rift...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Just a few years ago, this probably wouldn't have been worth mentioning: Sen. Thad Cochran of Mississippi, a six-term incumbent with a strong conservative record who had ceaselessly brought home the bacon for his state, defeated a Republican primary...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Archie Manning is already there, of course, and Drew Brees will be. They are the most highly regarded quarterbacks in New Orleans Saints history — the two-time Pro Bowler and the record-setting Super Bowl winner.
But three decades after Manning,...