| Aug 29, 2013
| 11:53 AM
Let the angels rejoice from the heavens. College football is back! To help get your football juices flowing, here are 25 reasons to be pumped for this season.
1. Pro wrestling legend Ric Flair taught us, "To be the man, you've gotta beat the man."...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 5:55 PM
What I remember most about last season's BCS title game was fixing binoculars on Alabama and Notre Dame during pregame warmups and going "uh-oh."
I had seen both schools separately in person but not together on the same field
The squad dressed in...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 7:57 PM
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Coaches still searching for leaders and playmakers often rationalize by praising their depth. So when Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly took that tack Thursday at the team's media day it only guaranteed Irish fans they will want to...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 2:52 PM
Ah, it's that time once again.
We are just a couple of days from the college-football season kicking off and a week from the NFL doing the same. Finally, we can stop talking about whether Johnny Manziel is a cheater, Riley Cooper is a racist or Aaron...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 7:42 PM
Larry Scott, the innovative and highly acclaimed commissioner of the Pac-12, will be the keynote speaker at the 10th annual Lott IMPACT Trophy banquet at the Pacific Club in Newport Beach Dec. 8.
The announcement was made Wednesday by the Pacific Club...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 10:02 PM
"Country music always sounds better when it's outside," Brad Paisley said Friday night, which, coincidentally was the first day of summer.
He more than worked up a sweat during his show at the Cruzan Amphitheatre in West Palm Beach.
| Jan 2, 2013
| 8:00 AM
You can’t make this stuff up, at least if you aren’t Oscar Wilde. All-American Notre Dame linebacker Manti T’eo supposedly lost his grandmother and his girlfriend, supposedly a student at Stanford, on the same day in the fall, but came...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Bums me out that San Francisco stands poised to be a world champion in yet another sport. I was up there recently and it seemed to be mostly falling down. There are no right angles in that decaying city, and termites eat better than the tourists....
| Jan 31, 2013
Big Jim Thompson and the U.S. Bureau of Prisons insist there was no "preferential treatment" for formerly imprisoned former Gov. George Ryan.
But we're all about preferential treatment here today.
You're a former governor, Big Jim, and a former...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 10:24 PM
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — By the time Alabama amassed 529 yards and annihilated Notre Dame 42-14 Monday night to win the Bowl Championship Series title game at Sun Life Stadium, everything had eluded linebacker Manti Te'o's grasp but the truth.
| Jan 22, 2013
| 9:24 AM
The Southern California woman whose photos were apparently used in an elaborate hoax involving Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o called the ruse "a very twisted and confusing scenario."...