| May 4, 2015
| 8:29 AM
After a standout career at Penn State, defensive back Adrian Amos will bring his versatility and unselfish attitude to the Chicago Bears. Amos was selected in the fifth round of this weekend’s NFL draft and figures to heighten the competition at...
| May 6, 2015
| 7:35 PM
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. "I hope you understand that, by God, this guy is going to get a fair trial," said Judge John Cleland as he presided over Jerry Sandusky's child sex crimes case.
But Sandusky attorney Alexander Lindsay suggests that the proceedings were...
| May 3, 2015
| 9:55 AM
Make way for another out-of-county judge.
The lawsuit brought by former Penn State president Graham Spanier against former FBI director Louis Freeh will not be heard by a Centre County judge.
Spanier is suing the former federal judge for defamation...
| May 1, 2015
| 8:25 PM
The report Donovan Smith received from the NFL draft advisory board recommended he return to Penn State for his senior season. But after making good on his promise to Joe Paterno, Smith went his own way. On Friday, he was rewarded for that.
| May 2, 2015
10:16 p.m. (11:16 p.m. EDT)
The Browns make the 11th and final trade of the night, swapping with New England to take Washington State defensive tackle Xavier Cooper.
NFL Network analyst Mike Mayock shed his sports coat about an hour ago and is going...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 3:50 PM
WASHINGTON As Baltimore simmers, prominent public figures, from President Barack Obama to Donald Trump, have been roundly criticized this week for describing the rioters as "thugs."
It's a word that's taken an exotic odyssey, with roots during the time...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 8:44 AM
Penn State offensive tackle Donovan Smith is in Chicago for the NFL draft.
Although an NFL draft advisory committee gave him a return to school recommendation because they didn't project him to be picked within the first two rounds, the Owings Mills...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 4:35 PM
Filmed over the year following Jerry Sandusky's arrest on charges of child sex abuse, the new-to-DVD "Happy Valley" (2014, Music Box, unrated, $30) takes a fascinating look at, among other things, the extent to which Penn State's longtime football coach...
| Apr 24, 2015
NCAA President Mark Emmert on Thursday once again defended the former Penn State football sanctions, adding that communication issues were his primary concern.
Speaking at an Associated Press Sports Editors meeting, Emmert called the 2012 sanctions...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 1:33 PM
HERSHEY — The 300-pound lineman fired one spongy ball after another at his targets before diving across the rubber mats in the middle school gym.
The kids shrieked their approval.
Garry Gilliam was loving being one of them again. This unlikely...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 5:18 PM
It is the granddaddy of all scholar-athlete award dinners in the Lehigh Valley.
When the Lehigh Valley Chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Football Hall of Fame holds its annual scholar-athlete banquet Sunday evening at the...