| Jul 11, 2014
| 4:45 PM
It's almost time to pack bags in Buffalo, as the Bills report to training camp Friday at St. John Fisher College in Pittsford, N.Y. They are the first team to open camp, with the Bears reporting to Bourbonnais on July 24.
It has been an eventful...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 6:01 PM
The Atlanta Falcons suffered a major setback with the news that linebacker Sean Weatherspoon will miss the entire 2014 season after suffering a ruptured Achilles tendon Tuesday.
"During Sean's run today with our medical staff, he suffered an injury,"...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 11:12 AM
After his teaching day is done at Lake Brantley, Mike Smith makes the 30-minute drive into Lake County to put his baseball cap back on.
The winningest coach in Central Florida history, now in his third season at Lake Minneola, is making it a nice ride...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Michele Vinnie, who took over Kecoughtan's girls basketball team when Kevin Williams resigned in mid-January, has decided not to return next season.
Vinnie coached the Warriors to a 7-4 record during the final 11 games. She had been the program's junior-...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 5:55 PM
During a media session prior to the February 2009 Super Bowl between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Arizona Cardinals, Steelers coach Mike Tomlin pointed at me and said, "You owe me for getting you a week's vacation in Tampa."
Tomlin was right. Sort of....
| Apr 23, 2014
| 3:46 PM
The origins of David Teel's sportswriting career hang on his living room wall.
"It was late December of 1968 and I was 9 years old," Teel recalled. "The Baltimore Colts were playing the Cleveland Browns for the NFL championship, and the New York Jets...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Several years ago, I went to Tokyo where I got a taste of the Japanese subway system. I say "taste" because my lips were literally pressed to a stranger's, so congested were the cars.
No matter the time of day, the ride went like this: The train lumbered...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 10:19 PM
Doctors offered a grim assessment of Michael Schumacher's head injuries Monday, providing no prognosis for the Formula One driving great after his skiing accident in the French Alps.
Schumacher has been put in a medically induced coma to relieve...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 2:30 AM
By J. McCarthy ---------------------------------------
The New York Jets are 1-5 against the spread their last 6 games after allowing more than 30 points the previous game....
| Oct 19, 2013
| 2:50 PM
Hampton High coach Mike Smith saw plenty of good in Thursday night’s 35-27 win over Gloucester.
For one, in the midst of a season in which so much has gone wrong, the Crabbers kept their poise when the Dukes took a 21-14 lead less than two...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 6:56 PM
HAMPTON — Asked once whether the Super Bowl was a must-win, former NFL coach Marv Levy put things in perspective. "World War II was a must win," he answered.
He was right, of course. But Thursday night was as close as you can get to a must-win for...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 4:32 PM
NFL Sunday Night Football schedule 2013 on NBC: Season kicks off Thursday, Sept. 5, with Baltimore at Denver on NBC. The first Sunday Night game on NBC is Sept. 8 with the N.Y. Giants at Dallas. Full NBC Sunday Night Football schedule below. ALSO SEE:...