| Mar 28, 2013
| 10:00 AM
I couldn’t help but notice a couple of trends with the Ravens’ four offseason additions so far.
First, the Ravens signed four players who were cut by other teams this past offseason. Why is that significant, other than the chips they might...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 6:23 PM
What happened to Daniel Brett is the worst-case scenario.
After constant, excruciating headaches that stemmed from multiple concussions and months of unsuccessful treatment, the 16-year-old chose suicide as the way to free himself from the pain.
| Sep 29, 2012
| 8:38 PM
El CAJON — Any thoughts that the Orange Coast College football team was building on a potentially special season were likely washed away by a deluge of 35 straight points by host Grossmont Saturday.
Grossmont rallied from a 10-0 deficit to earn a...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 8:26 AM
Raise your hand if you believe the Harbaugh family storyline has been exhausted.
I believe we’ve heard from Mom and Pop Harbaugh, the brothers and the sister. Unless Manti Te’o proclaims he is now going steady with an imaginary Harbaugh...
| Sep 11, 2012
The Oceanside home of the late NFL star Junior Seau has sold for $1.975 million.
Built in 1997, the three-bedroom, 21/2-bathroom beachfront house contains 2,238 square feet of living space. The lower level features an additional bedroom and bathroom as...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 3:37 PM
SAN DIEGO -- The Chargers home opener against the Tennessee Titans on Sunday will be televised locally after all.
The Chargers had a couple thousand tickets to sell or risk a TV blackout in Southern California, per NFL policy. However, the league granted...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 10:08 AM
SAN DIEGO -- The San Diego Chargers retired the No. 55 worn by the late linebacker Junior Seau before Sunday's home opener against the Tennessee Titans at Qualcomm Stadium.
Seau, who died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound May 2 at his Oceanside...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 2:54 PM
A heroin dealer in upstate New York. A juvenile court judge in Tennessee.
A Stanford grad overseeing $500 million in pension funds for Florida state retirees. A felon who watched his son win the Heisman Trophy from a jailhouse TV.
These are your 1994...
| Sep 24, 2012
Few players walk away physically unscathed after a career in professional football.
From Greg Baty and his crooked pinky finger to Gene Atkins and his well-documented struggles with dementia, the 1994 Miami Dolphins are no different.
Today, with most...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 10:18 PM
OCEANSIDE, Calif. - A plan for a memorial in Oceanside honoring Junior Seau is in motion.
Junior Seau was a friend with a smile and enthusiasm that could light up any room and a man who gave it his all on and off the field. So for Shannon Sager, owner of...
| Sep 27, 2012
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At some point your mom or dad probably said, “It’s all fun and games until someone gets hurt.” Ralphie from “A Christmas Story” knows what I’m talking about.
Many people participating in activities...