| Dec 12, 2012
| 10:04 PM
NBA Basketball--Los Angeles Lakers at New York Knicks, 7 p.m. (TNT); San Antonio Spurs at Portland Trail Blazers, 9:30 p.m. (TNT)
NFL Football--Cincinnati Bengals at Philadelphia Eagles, 7 p.m. (NFL Network)
High School Basketball--Teams...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 4:58 PM
1. Texans (1 last week): We will find out all we need to know about this team Monday night when they visit the Patriots.
2. Broncos (4): As if having Peyton Manning doesn't give them enough of an offensive advantage, now they have Mitch Unrein too.
| Dec 5, 2012
| 10:51 PM
NFL Football--Denver Broncos at Oakland Raiders, 7 p.m. (NFL Network)
NBA Basketball--New York Knicks at Miami Heat, 7 p.m. (TNT); Dallas Mavericks at Phoenix Suns, 9:30 p.m. (TNT)
Men’s College Basketball--Long Beach State at...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 9:01 AM
About four years ago I was trying to explain to my then 8-year old daughter (who is a rabid football fan) that all the predictions, prognostications and pre-season bluster from so-called "experts" was about as accurate as flipping a coin. So, to prove...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 10:36 PM
Soccer -- Premiere League, Liverpool at Swansea, 7:15 a.m. (ESPN2).
National Football League -- Minnesota Vikings at Chicago Bears, noon (FOX); Denver Broncos at Kansas City Chiefs, noon (CBS); San Francisco 49ers at New...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 5:12 PM
— We begin this Tale of Two Quarterbacks with the assertion that it is the worst of times, or darn-near worst, for both.
Michael Vick of the Philadelphia Eagles and Tony Romo of the Dallas Cowboys, whose teams meet this afternoon at Lincoln...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 9:37 PM
|COLLEGE MEN’S BASKETBALL|
Northern State vs. Dickinson State, Wachs Arena, 4 p.m.
|at Gangelhoff Center in St. Paul, Minn.|
Championship, 3 p.m.
Aberdeen Swim Club at...
| Oct 15, 2012
The 49ers couldn't lose. The Browns couldn't win. The Vikings were the sleepers. The Jets were the snorers.
In the ever-changing NFL, though, that was . . . so last week.
Everything was turned on its head Sunday — or knocked on its backside, as...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 1:35 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Ryan Tannehill was poised in the pocket, threw tight spirals into impossibly-tight holes. Brian Hartline made a beeline for the end zone, counting an 80-yard touchdown among his team-record receiving yards.
| Oct 21, 2012
Josh Scobee, you slacker.
The Jacksonville Jaguars kicker stands out from all other NFL kickers but his distinction is not likely to earn him a free beer in a Jacksonville sports bar. Scobee, you see, is the only kicker to miss an extra point this...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 5:55 PM
— Time for the Philadelphia Eagles to stop postponing the inevitable. Time to go with rookie Nick Foles as their starting quarterback.
So many things point to this move being their best and only move right now.
Most telling is that the team has...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 10:48 PM
Soccer--Premier League, Arsenal at Manchester United, 7:30 a.m. (ESPN2); MLS Playoffs, 7 p.m. (NBCSN)
College Football--Oklahoma at Iowa State, 11 a.m. (ABC); Texas A&M at Mississippi State, 11 a.m. (ESPN); Temple at Louisville,...