| Mar 22, 2009
In the old days, the word was an insult. It could be used to describe your breath, your personality, even your mother. Sometimes, it led to fistfights.
In this context, as Bethel baseball coach Brett Wheeler discusses Peninsula District rival...
| Jan 24, 2010
It had everything you'd want from a college basketball game, except a happy ending for the home folks.
High stakes. Tight competition. Big crowd. Juiced crowd.
At William and Mary. Honest. Who'da thunk it?
Old Dominion's 58-55 win against the Tribe...
| Jan 26, 2010
Most good relationships involve some give and take. Three transfer students on York High's girls' basketball have given the program a huge lift while getting a lot back in return.
Raven Blow, Quamesha Council and Ebony Weddington each say playing for...
| Jun 21, 2009
TOP 5 TEAMS
There's domination, and there's flat-out domination. The Phantoms went 15-0 by outscoring the opposition 720-53. The defense pitched nine shutouts. And only once all season did an opponent come within 24 points. One of the...
| Jul 23, 2009
| 4:52 PM
ESPN commentators Sal Paolantonio and Chris Mortensen reported Thursday that Michael Vick will be conditionally reinstated early next week, and he'll be suspended four additional games. The reports also said that Vick would be permitted to sign with a new...
| Aug 1, 2009
| 1:09 PM
Two of the most successful college quarterbacks in recent years ran onto the field on a steamy Saturday morning at Redskins Park, eager to impress the fans who have been screaming for their autographs during the first week of training camp.
| Aug 3, 2009
Jerry Jones climbed a few steps onto a podium, then settled in next to coach Wade Phillips for the annual "state of the Dallas Cowboys" news conference.
They were sitting in the center section of a wide table with an ad for a truck maker draped in front....
| Aug 7, 2009
| 10:13 AM
Virginia Tech is ranked seventh in the preseason USA Today coaches poll. The Hokies finishes last season ranked 14th.
Florida is the overwhelming choice for No. 1. The Gators received 53 of 59 first-place votes and are ahead of Texas, Oklahoma,...
| Aug 10, 2009
Fast National ratings for Sunday, Aug. 9, 2009
The start of another football season -- albeit only a preseason game -- gave NBC a ratings win Sunday, beating out the return of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" to ABC.
NBC averaged 7.1 million viewers...
| Aug 11, 2009
Stripped down to his black skintight shorts on one of the hottest days of the year, Devin Thomas was a lonely figure on the Washington Redskins practice field Monday morning.
He ran sprints around orange cones, pantomimed catching the ball in pass...