| Sep 26, 2014
| 6:14 PM
While several veteran Panthers forwards lost their scoring touch last season, Scottie Upshall found health, confidence and eventually his pesky, misplaced game.
After compiling just 10 points in 53 games over his first two injury-plagued seasons since...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Sixteen years ago, before they hired Jon Gruden, the Oakland Raiders got a frigid dose of reality from the agent of the little-known, teenage-looking coach.
"Nobody's lining up for this job," said agent Bob LaMonte, essentially delivering an ice-...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 8:22 PM
Dan Picca wants to ring out the Penn State football year the same way he rang it in: traveling through New York on the way to a breathtaking victory.
The State College resident is a Nittany Lion die-hard and he has the passport to prove it.
| Dec 31, 2014
| 6:10 PM
Sports memories, much like a release date for "The Interview," come and go. The specifics, even about important events and accomplishments, fade with the passing years. Most of what happened in 2014 likely won't be remembered in 100 years. But what if...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:37 PM
Graduating from the field straight to the analyst's chair on network NFL games usually is reserved for Super Bowl glory guys like Phil Simms and Troy Aikman.
Then there's David Diehl. The 11-year offensive lineman for the Giants has two Super Bowl...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 9:50 AM
A stand-up comedian whose celebrity impersonations made him a star of the FOX-TV show “MADTv” and his own TBS show, as well as on “FOX NFL Sunday” will perform at Sands Bethlehem Event Center, it was just announced.
| Nov 12, 2014
| 10:41 AM
In celebration of its 100th anniversary, the California Interscholastic Federation had fans cast votes on its top high school athletes.
The list includes City Section and Southern Section athletes.
Here's the list for the fall All-Century team.
| Aug 7, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Zynga, the maker of games like Words With Friends and Farmville, will develop a golf game at its new Orlando studio. The company has signed Tiger Woods as a partner to endorse the new mobile game.
Called Zynga Sports 365, the new arm of the company will...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Fox Searchlight has released the first trailer for "The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel," eight months ahead of its March platform release in the U.S.
The original "Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" was a surprise hit and grossed $135 million worldwide in...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 4:44 PM
Peyton Manning has a different way of looking at the Pro Football Hall of Fame these days.
"I used to watch the Hall of Fame [ceremonies] and I could remember I'd always call my dad," the Denver quarterback said this week, standing with a reporter...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 6:22 PM
Ray Guy had a thundering leg, sure, but did he really have the power to punt a football from one end zone to the other?
John Madden didn't buy it.
"When we scouted him I saw a film that he kicked the ball 100 yards," recalled Madden, coach of the...