| Aug 10, 2012
| 9:52 AM
Former Super Bowl champion Brett Favre was back on the football field wearing his No. 4 jersey and throwing touchdowns in front of a packed crowd of cheering fans. But while his fans from Green Bay, New York and Minnesota will be able to see him in action...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 9:34 PM
RICHMOND — Mark McArdle was fired as competition director for Richard Petty Motorsports in 2009, a week after Kasey Kahne won at Atlanta and the very day Kahne qualified the team for the Chase.
Regan Smith lost his ride during the downsizing of...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Think of me as your friendly neighborhood bartender with an apron around my expansive waist, a slightly dirty cloth in my hand to wipe the bar and a "I've heard it all" look of gently sardonic wisdom on my face.
Me (while giving the bar a perfunctory...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 5:46 PM
NEW ORLEANS — For every NFL fan already fretting over how they will survive the next six months without the sport they love, remember that the Harbaugh motto applies to you Sunday night.
For every football purist who respects blocking between...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 5:10 PM
Peyton Manning flaps his arms, stamps his foot and plays traffic cop, sending Denver Broncos teammates this way and that. All the while, the play clock is winding down.
Manning isn't just playing quarterback. He's playing chicken with the defense,...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 11:05 AM
Are NFL kickoffs in their final days?
Nothing's official, of course, but it's clear the league is determined to find a safer alternative to one of football's most exciting plays.
Commissioner Roger Goodell said this week that the competition committee...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 5:25 PM
Not too long ago Easton Area High School expressed concerns about live TV coverage having an impact on attendance at some of its sporting events.
But one event that the Red Rovers never have to worry about TV affecting is the annual Thanksgiving...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 2:57 PM
Coach: Clark Swisher
Of interest: After a 1-0-2 start, the Wolves lose their last five games in a row.
After 15 home games under coach Clark Swisher, the Wolves finally lose a home game in his fourth season at the school.
| Jan 27, 2012
| 4:32 PM
The NFL’s best — minus the players for the New England Patriots and the New York Giants who are participating in Super Bowl XLVI and any other players who have to withdraw due to “injury” — head to Aloha Stadium in Honolulu...
| Oct 8, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Al Davis, who died Saturday at 82, was a controversial figure in American sports, who moved his team twice, while creating one of the most successful franchises in football....
| Apr 4, 2011
| 9:33 PM
Trip Hawkins, the man credited with creating Electronic Arts' hit Madden Football series, disputed key details in a lawsuit filed last week by a computer programmer. The programmer, Robin Antonick, claimed he was owed "billions" in royalties for his work....
| Feb 1, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Devin Hester and Johnny Knox at the Bulls-Boston Celtics game at the United Center on January 8, 2011. (Nuccio DiNuzzo/ Chicago Tribune) The Bears had plenty of reasons to hit the town in January. They had a bye during the first round of the NFL playoffs,...