| Dec 20, 2011
| 1:05 AM
SAN FRANCISCO - Monday Night Football nearly became a Monday Night Fiasco.
San Francisco's lights-out return to prime time helped salvage what could have been an embarrassing night for everyone involved on the NFL's biggest stage after a pair of power...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 6:14 PM
Towson University football coach Rob Ambrose has agreed to an extension, athletic director Mike Waddell said Thursday night.
Ambrose received three years on top of the two left on the deal he signed when he took the job in 2009. Financial terms of the...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 1:05 AM
1986 - Tennessee's John Francis threw three touchdown passes, including two to wide receiver Joey Clinkscales, as the Vols held off Minnesota, 21-14 in the Liberty Bowl.
1991 - Emmitt Smith rushed for 105 yards and one touchdown and the Dallas defense...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 10:27 PM
Towson football coach Rob Ambrose heard the news as he was busy recruiting and making preparations for winter workouts.
Then he looked up past winners of the Eddie Robinson Award, in honor of the legendary Grambling State coach and given since 1987 to...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 12:38 PM
The route Terrance West took from an overshadowed high school player in Baltimore to college star is not typical of athletes.
It's not the fact that West had to spend a year in prep school after finishing at Northwestern High to shore up his academics...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 9:10 PM
George Ebbert has been attached to the Lehighton football program his entire life.
His father, Lamont "Mike" Ebbert, was an all-star player and a legendary coach for the Indians, guiding the program to a co-Lehigh Valley League championship in 1964....
| Oct 21, 2011
| 1:05 AM
The Northern State volleyball team will host a pair of Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference opponents this weekend, including a nationally ranked team tonight.
The Wolves (11-8, 6-6 NSIC) will host No. 10 Wayne State (15-6, 8-4) at 7 tonight and...
| Oct 22, 2011
| 12:00 PM
Dan Wheldon is being remembered not only as a champion driver but as a devoted husband, caring father, loyal friend, beloved son - and a neat freak.
Family members, friends, fellow drivers and hundreds of supporters said goodbye to Wheldon during a...
| Oct 23, 2011
| 2:33 PM
Matt Ryan's touchdown pass to Roddy White late in the second quarter proved to be the difference as Atlanta downed Detroit, 23-16, at Ford Field.
Ryan went just 20-of-34 for 218 yards and two interceptions, and added a rushing touchdown for the Falcons...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 11:32 PM
Jurgen Klinsmann was named coach of the U.S. national men's soccer team Friday and introduced during a press conference Monday. Would you believe there is a local connection to that news?
It's just one of the many fun local bits of news that's recently...
| Aug 6, 2011
Upon learning of Bubba Smith's death at age 66 this week, football fans may have remembered him as one of most fearsome defensive players of the 1960s, a stalwart in college at Michigan State and a key player in leading the Baltimore Colts to a victory in...