| Dec 20, 2013
| 6:11 PM
The Sports Xchange
NFL Team Report - Atlanta Falcons - INSIDE SLANT
With the Atlanta Falcons' youth movement in full swing, veterans are being asked to accept lesser roles over the final two games.
The plan is to get evaluations on some of their...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 6:15 PM
NFL Team Report - Jacksonville Jaguars - INSIDE SLANT
The Jacksonville Jaguars play their last home game Sunday and it is likely to be the last home game for some highly-paid veterans.
Center Brad Meester, the senior member of the team in his 14th...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 6:35 PM
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. While it appears that Boise State has zeroed in on Atlanta Falcons' offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter, Atlanta's defensive coordinator Mike Nolan declined to say whether he plans to return next season.
The Falcons' defense has been...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 6:37 PM
The Jags have pushed the re-set button – again.
After a miserable 2-14 season, they have a new coach (Gus Bradley) and a new general manager (Dave Caldwell).
What they really need is for quarterback Blaine Gabbert to give the Jags something...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 1:05 AM
HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING
Mitchell at Brandon Valley
Pierre at Huron
HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS' HOCKEY
Aberdeen Cougars at Watertown, 8 p.m.
Aberdeen Wings vs. Bismarck, Odde Ice Center, 7:15 p.m.
| Jan 15, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Why won't anybody listen to me?
Especially professional sports owners and general managers.
They think they know more than the rest of us when many times they really don't know as much (see the Magic's acquisition of Gilbert Arenas).
| Jan 3, 2013
| 7:16 PM
Instead of watching the Packers in a wild-card playoff game Saturday night, you could have been watching the Bears.
All the Bears needed to still be playing was for the Packers to beat the Vikings on Sunday when they were three-point favorites.
| Dec 27, 2012
| 4:28 PM
When you have nothing, you have nothing to lose.
Do yourself a favor, Jacksonville Jaguars.
Bring Tim Tebow back home where he belongs.
Make yourself instantly interesting. Make yourself immediately relevant. Throw your downtrodden fans a bone; give...
| Nov 7, 2012
1. Falcons (2 last week): Matt Ryan is stringing together good performance after good performance. And the Falcons don't lose when Ryan is on.
2. Bears (3): Their confidence is sky-high, and it gets real now for the Bears with the Texans and 49ers up...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 9:09 PM
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Toting the football he caught Sunday for a 24-yard touchdown, Brandon Marshall headed toward the first row of seats behind the Bears bench with more purpose than any route he ran all game.
Marshall found his father, Freddie,...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 5:42 PM
The Bears may appear to be going nowhere, but that doesn't mean Lovie Smith is headed anywhere.
Smith effectively can seal another contract with a victory over the Packers on Sunday. Beating the Packers is important to Bears ownership, and Smith could...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 2:49 PM
This will sound like an attack on Chad Henne, and it's not meant that way. He's a good person, by all accounts. Teammates like him. And, heaven knows, it's not his fault two merging seasons have collapsed into a heap of irrelevance.
But has any...