| Apr 18, 2015
| 3:42 PM
Lafayette football coach Frank Tavani has his share of favorite sayings, one of which is "Don't poke the bear." By that, he means don't get the head coach upset and provoke his wrath.
Almost 90 percent of the Leopards' live scrimmage at the end of the...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 3:49 PM
TAMPA — On Friday, Breanna Stewart was like any other 20-year-old kid on a family vacation.
Stewart and teammate Morgan Tuck were basking in the Florida sun, experimenting with something called Water Bikes. When the UConn basketball team had some...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 8:21 AM
Cleaning out the notebook in preparation for the start of a new year of Lafayette football:
The Leopards used seven different starting-lineup combinations on the offensive line last season.
And, at what is considered the most difficult of "nasty boys"...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 6:36 AM
Please nobody tell Brandon Marshall that his trade to the Jets last Friday wasn’t the only thing that happened in the NFL over the weekend that potentially affected the Bears. At least six other developments around the league piqued just as much...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 8:58 AM
Since the Bears might be in the market for a quarterback at some point in the draft, fans might want to pay closer attention to Jon Gruden’s "QB Camp" this year.
Gruden’s annual workout series debuts on April 7 at 6 p.m. on ESPN2. This year&...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 3:44 PM
The Seattle Seahawks had just pulled off a huge comeback in the NFC championship game last Sunday to beat the Green Bay Packers and secure a second consecutive trip to the Super Bowl. Fans at CenturyLink Field roared their approval. A gleeful city was...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 2:48 PM
When Adam Vinatieri booted the game-winning field goal that secured the Patriots their first Super Bowl title in 2002, a high school kid in Needham, Mass., was celebrating.
Steven Hauschka, a 16-year-old soccer and lacrosse player, was a huge Patriots...
| Jan 29, 2015
Seth Greenberg is beach-chair comfortable in studio. The bright lights, barking producers and general mayhem of live television don't faze him. ESPN hired him to talk about basketball, and few do it more insightfully and naturally.
But Thursday night,...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 6:58 PM
If Marc Trestman had listened to Howard Schnellenberger, he might not have started on the path that has led him into 11 NFL cities and two college campuses, and that took him to Canada to realize a lifelong goal.
He might not have been hired by football...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 3:22 PM
Long before Deflate-gate, Bill Belichick replaced New York Jets coach Bill Parcells as the Pro Bowl coach. This was after the 1998 season. The Jets were AFC runner-ups and health reasons made Parcells cede to Belichick, his defensive coordinator.
| Jan 21, 2015
| 8:00 AM
Move over "Deflate-Gate," the Bucs-scuff scandal might be even more shocking.
It's probably been a while since anyone has heard much from former NFL quarterback Brad Johnson, but it makes sense that he would choose now to share how he paid to have...