| Jan 11, 2012
| 5:00 AM
This is part of a series of 2012 Maryland football commitment Q&As leading up to Signing Day on Feb. 1. All answers are provided by the featured player.
Name: Alvin Hill
Birthdate: Jan. 28, 1994
Hometown: Carol City, Fla.
| Jan 14, 2012
| 2:05 PM
PENNSYLVANIA ATHLETES NAMED TO PARADE MAGAZINE'S 49TH ANNUAL ALL-AMERICA HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM
Noah Spence, a 6'4", 245-pound defensive lineman from Bishop McDevitt High School in Harrisburg, and Brendan Nosovitch, a 6'3", 205-pound quarterback...
| Dec 14, 2011
The moment when Robert Griffin III stepped to the podium Saturday night to receive the Heisman Trophy, greeted by a contingent of past winners, the Baylor quarterback automatically became eligible for membership in another sort of club.
Not that he wants...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 3:00 AM
The Ravens’ aerial attack will match wits with a San Diego Chargers’ pass defense that ranks seventh in the NFL, allowing an average of 201.5 yards.
Headlining that Chargers’ unit is free safety Eric Weddle, whose team-leading seven...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 5:44 PM
If any of us wondered if celebrities would still visit Chicago after “The Oprah Winfrey Show” ended in May, we now have our answer.
Chicago is still a popular destination for film projects — which this year included “Man of...
| Jun 16, 2011
Filmmaker Jim Rodnunsky took a backward (and face-down) approach to developing Cablecam, among the most revolutionary innovations in the history of sports broadcasting.
Rodnunsky's system of using a cat's cradle of synthetic ropes to suspend a remote-...
| Aug 14, 2011
Mike Patterson returned to Eagles camp on Saturday, 10 days after collapsing and suffering a seizure during practice in Bethlehem, Pa.
Patterson, 27, didn't practice, but was in uniform doing strength and conditioning drills with trainer Rick...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 2:15 PM
NFL offseason summary: The rich (Philadelphia Eagles, New England Patriots) got richer, the poor (Cincinnati Bengals) got poorer, and oh, by the way, everyone made a pile of cash.
That's the way it often goes with sports work stoppages.
| Oct 30, 2011
| 8:20 PM
You can understand why Jay DeMerit didn’t initially jump at the opportunity to make a documentary about his life.
Sure, the UIC alum knew his story was worthy of the big-screen treatment — it’s not every day that someone who went...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 11:40 AM
Rosie O’Donnell ordered crab cakes and beer during her three-hour lunch Thursday at Market. The West Loop bar & restaurant is a short walk away from Harpo Studios – home to “The Rosie Show.”
Rapper/actor Common had dinner with...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 2:00 PM
I have seen the Bears' safety problem hang around for most of the post-Mike Brown era and now with the injuries to Brandon Hardin and Chris Conte. Could we see Peanut Tillman make the move to safety and have Kelvin Hayden slide into a starting...