| Oct 18, 2013
| 11:11 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino said earlier this week that UCF was a “sleeping giant.”
And then on Friday night, Louisville football coach Charlie Strong and his undefeated, No. 8-ranked Cardinals not only...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 5:36 PM
From the number crunchers at ESPN: The probability of the Patriots rallying from four points down and 70 yards away in the last 1:20 and that the Red Sox would rally from four runs down in the eighth inning to win on the same day was 0.2 percent....
| Sep 24, 2013
| 10:18 AM
In his last three starts at quarterback Blake Bell has lost to Hutchinson High, beat Tulsa then won at Notre Dame. That's quite a career arc.
Enough with the construction equipment---
I know we all love cute little nicknames, even I succumb to them on...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 5:03 PM
There are all sorts of reasons to tread cautiously before reading too much into Maryland's resounding 37-0 victory over West Virginia on Saturday afternoon at M&T Bank Stadium, but that doesn't mean that Terrapin fans shouldn't savor the moment and the...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 12:23 PM
I think it’s interesting that Texas A&M officials generally shrugged off any controversy surrounding Johnny Manzeil as ‘overblown’ or ‘he didn’t do anything wrong’, but they’ve got him under a gag order with...
| Sep 4, 2013
WILLIAMSBURG — William and Mary could, and arguably should, have beaten Maryland in last season's opener. Coach Jimmye Laycock knew it, as did his staff and players. One super-sized problem:
The understandable confidence that the players gleaned...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 11:08 PM
No doubt that RGIII will start for Redskins in opener, source says
After watching Robert Griffin III in practices the past two weeks, several Washington Redskins said they firmly believe he will be the team's starting quarterback in the Sept. 9...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 9:18 PM
All during the 2006 season, Shelley Meyer carried a buckeye nut in her purse — a superstitious, symbol of a serendipitous season and a far-fetched foreshadowing of a fateful future.
How else but “buck luck” could you explain the...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 9:52 AM
HOOVER, Ala. – AJ McCarron knows exactly who he is.
He's AJ and the Alabama quarterback is happy to be just that.
He also happens to be the first quarterback to lead his team to back-to-back national championships in the BCS era and the fourth...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:41 AM
Kansas State was picked to finish eighth and sixth in the Big 12 over the last two years---they went 15-3 and came within four yards of back to back to Big 12 titles. How glad do you suppose that K-Staters are to be picked sixth again this year?...
| Mar 19, 2011
| 3:08 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Michigan's John Beilein is a more accomplished coach with an exponentially better team than the first time he encountered Duke nearly 20 years ago.
His Wolverines can't match the Blue Devils' talent, depth or size, but Beilein's...
| Aug 20, 2011
| 11:45 AM
Consider me Virginia's designated piñata, DP for short, this college football season. Translation: I'm the state's voter on the Associated Press' top 25.
The AP was desperate enough to ask, and I was gullible enough to accept, knowing full well how...