| Sep 10, 2013
| 11:10 PM
Major League Baseball--Chicago Cubs at Cincinnati Reds, 11:30 a.m. (WGN); Boston Red Sox at Tampa Bay Rays, 6 p.m. (ESPN); Oakland Athletics at Minnesota Twins, 7 p.m. (FXSP); Arizona Diamondbacks at Los Angeles Dodgers, 9 p.m. (ESPN)
| Aug 13, 2013
| 12:54 PM
Returning Sandburg football players Yanni Demogerontas and Michael Howard share the same goal – to win a state championship. Head coach Dave Wierzal said that Demogerontas is being recruited by Division I schools, while Howard is a leader who had...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 8:34 PM
As usual, the first weekend of the NFL season was an exercise in what we didn't know.
We thought: San Francisco's Colin Kaepernick would be hurting for receivers. We learned: Kaepernick, who had never thrown for 300 yards, finished with 412 yards and...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 11:35 AM
First fine of the day? Could be going to Ndamukong Suh, the controversial Detroit defensive tackle, whose low block on an interception return wiped out a Lions' pick-six.
Early in the second quarter against Minnesota, Christian Ponder's pass for...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:30 PM
The Bears' Week 1 win gave fans a lot to feel optimistic about. But how can we expect the remaining games to go? Thanks to a free weekend of NFL Sunday Ticket, I watched part or all of every Week 1 game. I'm not saying you should wager your hard-earned...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 4:45 AM
In eager anticipation of the 2013 NFL season, Baltimore Sun blogger and reporter Matt Vensel will take a daily look at one of the 13 opponents on the Ravens’ regular-season schedule. Today is the Detroit Lions.
The Ravens will make their only...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Well before video games and other sensory-overload hand-held entertainment devices captivated our youth, kids of my generation collected and exchanged trading cards of our favorite football and baseball players.
The cards weren't interactive devices...
| Apr 26, 2013
They have been called "big uglies," "hogs" and even "big hog mollies."
But never before have they been called the most coveted players in the draft.
The Bears' selection of Oregon offensive lineman Kyle Long was part of a trend — a big trend....
| Apr 9, 2013
| 2:05 PM
As usual, this year's Nike Colonial All-Pro Football Camp at William and Mary is scheduled to include some of the National Football League's biggest stars.
Tribe coach Jimmye Laycock announced Tuesday that quarterbacks Matt Ryan of the Atlanta Falcons,...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 4:32 PM
There will once again be a slew of athletes and celebrity presenters at Cartoon Network's Hall of Game Awards, now in its third year and premiering Feb. 11 at 7pm ET/PT on the network. The Hall of Game Awards let viewers vote for and honor their...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 4:26 PM
With the Eagles very much in the hunt for the #1 overall pick and the season long since finished, it's time to start checking out the top prospects in the 2013 NFL Draft. I do a podcast with my friend......