| Jan 1, 2015
| 10:02 PM
NEW ORLEANS – Remember Sept. 6, Big Ten fans? It was the darkest of days.
Notre Dame spanked Michigan. Oregon outlasted Michigan State. Northwestern fell to neighboring NIU. Nebraska needed an Ameer Abdullah magic trick to beat McNese State....
| Oct 2, 2014
| 1:42 AM
The OC Oilers Youth Football and Cheer Program (formerly Huntington Beach Jr. All-American Football and Cheer) launched its 2014 season with opening day ceremonies and games Saturday at Cap Sheue Field at Huntington Beach High.
Former Huntington Beach...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 7:10 PM
Looking at Paul Posluszny's resume, his combination of intelligence, toughness and leadership might be the most impressive of anyone to ever wear a Jaguars uniform.
The middle linebacker has been a tackling machine dating back to his days at Hopewell...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 5:45 PM
PASADENA, Calif. — Running off at the typewriter …
Believe me, I get it that Florida State is not well-liked and the nation's sports fans gleefully celebrated about the Seminoles getting pummeled by Oregon in the Rose Bowl, but the piling...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 5:19 AM
Kickoff: 1 p.m., Sun Life Stadium, Miami Gardens
TV: Chs. 7, 29. Radio: WINZ (940 AM), WBGG (105.9 FM), WQBA (1140 AM, Spanish).
Coaches: Joe Philbin (17-19, in third season with Dolphins); Mike McCarthy (91-52-1, in ninth season with Packers)
| Dec 11, 2014
| 6:16 PM
LAKE BUENA VISTA — The last time he sat at a dais with Alabama's Nick Saban in a championship setting, Urban Meyer was spiraling downward.
He was frazzled, burned out, gaunt and "mentally broken" at that career-altering 2009 SEC Championship Game....
| Dec 12, 2014
| 1:16 PM
It has not been a great time of year to be a South Florida football fan.
Not yet, anyway.
The Miami Dolphins are deep into their annual December Doze. After generating some enthusiasm for a couple of months, there is a good chance they will be out...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Michigan offered San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh a six-year, $48 million deal to return to his alma mater, according to reports Wednesday.
The deal would make Harbaugh the highest-paid coach in college football. According to USA Today salary...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 11:59 PM
7:40 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Crystal Palace at Manchester City.--NBCSN
9:55 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Manchester United vs. Aston Villa.--NBCSN
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel 47 and Verizon FiOs...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 1:57 PM
11 a.m.: Northeastern State vs. Central Missouri. CBSSN
Noon: Southern Methodist at Michigan. ESPN2
Noon: Virginia Commonwealth at Cincinnati. ESPNU
Noon: Louisville at Western Kentucky. FS1
Noon: Charlotte at Georgetown. YES
| Dec 19, 2014
| 4:51 PM
It was a short and understandably brief trip down memory lane.
Lou Holtz’s final Notre Dame team was the first I ever covered for the Tribune. The year: 1996.
All the Irish had to do was beat 5-6 USC to make a prestigious “alliance”...