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  • Boston Marathon bombing named sports story of the year by AP

    The Boston Marathon bombing was named the sports story of the year Friday in a vote conducted by the Associated Press. Ninety-six ballots were submitted by U.S. editors and news directors. Voters were asked to rank the top 10 sports stories of the year,...
  • Clippers smarting over Portland Trail Blazers' late three-pointer

    One shot or one play doesn’t necessarily determine the outcome of a game, coachesĀ and players like to say, because there are so many shots and plays during theĀ course of a game. But there was one shot Thursday night, by Portland’s Nicolas...
  • USC football: Special teams coach John Baxter will not be retained

    USC football: Special teams coach John Baxter will not be retained
    John Baxter, USC’s special teams coach the last four seasons, said he was told by new Coach Steve Sarkisian that he would not be part of his Trojans staff. Baxter said he met with Sarkisian earlier this week and was told there was not a scenario...
  • Teel Time: Florida State's epic conquest of Auburn gives BCS Hollywood walk-off

    Teel Time: Florida State's epic conquest of Auburn gives BCS Hollywood walk-off
    The Bowl Championship Series ranked with the belly putter and designated hitter among sports’ most mocked creations, and often deservedly so. But talk about indelible walk-offs. As closing scenes go, this was Kirk Gibson taking Dennis Eckersley...
  • BCS championship game: Auburn vs. Florida State live updates

    BCS championship game: Auburn vs. Florida State live updates
    That seven-year Southeastern Conference stranglehold on college football's national championship has come to an end. But it died hard. Very hard. Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston was outplayed by Auburn counterpart Nick Marshall for three...
  • Teel Time: Miami 2001 the best team Virginia Tech has faced under Beamer

    Teel Time: Miami 2001 the best team Virginia Tech has faced under Beamer
    Only two college football teams in the last 40 years went wire-to-wire atop the national polls. Virginia Tech under Frank Beamer played them both. The Miami Hurricanes’ most recent national champions produced 38 NFL draft choices, 17 first-...
  • The best college football coaches are not just that

     The best college football coaches are not just that
    Jim Mora came to UCLA known as a hothead prone to bouts of spontaneous verbal combustion. An out-of-town colleague put it to me this way: "You know he's crazy, right?" Mora lived up to the reputation by screaming at assistant coaches and midlevel...
  • FSU's Chief Osceola and Renegade bring passion and tradition to Bobby Bowden Field

    FSU's Chief Osceola and Renegade bring passion and tradition to Bobby Bowden Field
    Following the fourth or fifth FSU touchdown of the game (I’d lost track at that point), I felt the earth tremble and a rush of wind as I was nudged a few feet to my right by a handler while Renegade the Appaloosa horse came thundering by me about...
  • Bargoer's Guide to College Football: Vol. 3

    Bargoer's Guide to College Football: Vol. 3
    Johnny Football is dazzling and Alabama is still the team to beat. Got it. Now it's time to look forward. This week does not have many marquee games, but weeks like this can be sneaky good and still have an impact on the college football landscape....
  • Duke under Cutcliffe far better than the program Virginia Tech used to dominate

    Duke under Cutcliffe far better than the program Virginia Tech used to dominate
    Virginia Tech could not have asked for a more comfortable ACC football debut. Duke. At home. The year was 2004, and the Blue Devils were in the throes of a hopeless stretch during which they endured eight winless conference seasons in 12 years....
  • Bobby Bowden gets a chance for a Florida State happy ending

    Joe Paterno and Bobby Bowden were legends and friends and headed for train-wreck finishes. There was no easy way to extricate themselves from the Penn State and Florida State kingdoms they ruled, so both men decided to hold on until fate intervened....
  • Recent trend shows Florida State’s linemen continue to get heavier

     
    When talking about building his offensive and defensive lines, Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher has said that at the start of each recruiting cycle, he charges his staff to find the biggest and strongest players they can find. Conventional football...