| May 15, 2014
'Horrible.' 'OMG.' Two tweets, one big lesson.
It started after Michael Sam was drafted by the St. Louis Rams last week. TV cameras were there to capture the moment when the first openly gay NFL player kissed his boyfriend in celebration.
| May 3, 2014
Lehigh University has never had one of its football players inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame. If the Hall is looking for a legitimate – and eligible -- Brown and White candidate, I doubt that it could do......
| May 4, 2014
| 6:12 PM
As Ha'sean Clinton-Dix, the man they call Ha Ha, stood underneath the huge, digital billboard along Interstate 4 in Eatonville, he just shook his head.
"It's pretty amazing," he said, flashing his big, infectious smile.
The prediction is a little...
| May 17, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Once, Social Security was the "third rail" of politics. Touch it and face political death. Now it is homosexuality. Criticize anything gay people do and you risk ostracism, fines, suspension or loss of your livelihood.
Michael Sam, the first openly...
| May 8, 2014
| 9:02 PM
Former Virginia Tech cornerback Kyle Fuller grew up chasing his two older brothers around the football field and track, engaging in a constant competition for bragging rights at Woodlawn High near the family home.
Now, the Mount St. Joseph graduate...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:22 PM
Former Penn State linebacker Josh Hull signed a free-agent contract this week with the New England Patriots. Hull joins his third NFL team, following three years in St. Louis and one with the Washington Redskins. He has 25 career tackles......
| May 8, 2014
| 9:33 PM
With the Bears in desperate need of a starting safety heading into Thursday night's NFL draft and the top two safeties available, they selected cornerback Kyle Fuller out of Virginia Tech.
With Chicago expecting the obscure from Bears general manager...
| May 9, 2014
| 4:50 PM
Former FSU defensive back Lamarcus Joyner was drafted by the St. Louis Rams in the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft.
The diminutive Joyner (5-8, 184) considered leaving for the NFL after his junior season, but opted to stay at FSU for another year...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 10:22 AM
Ravens senior advisor to player development O.J. Brigance has won the George Halas award presented annually by the Pro Football Writers of America.
Brigance is the 45th recipient of the award, which is given to the NFL player, coach or staffer who has...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Surrounded by budding, young football players, Tavon Austin nodded and smiled in approval as they scooted through drills, reacting to his words of direction and encouragement.
It was a meaningful moment Saturday for Austin at Frederick Douglass High...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 4:57 PM
Bernie Kosar says he’s considering getting involved in coaching, and his observation of quarterback Jay Cutler and the Bears on Wednesday seemed to advance that notion.
The former quarterback who played mainly for the Browns in a 12-year NFL...