| Jan 7, 2014
| 10:52 PM
As Tucker Israel was taking his reps at the Under Armour National All-American Combine last week at Tropicana Field, he floated a pass that fluttered like a wounded duck. The look of disgust on his face was predictable, but then shortly afterward, so...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 7:30 PM
Deion Sanders. The man who they call “Prime Time.”
The man who possibly drew more attention to himself than any other athlete ever, but then backed it up on the playing field.
The only man to ever score an NFL touchdown and hit a Major...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 2:39 PM
The Under-Armour All-American tour continues next week.
Palm Beach Central offensive lineman Kc McDermott and Cardinal Newman receiver Travis Rudolph received their All-American jerseys in an official ceremony at their schools this week, and Tuesday...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 8:36 PM
ST. PETERSBURG — Happy Home Run Monday, everybody.
Four innings after Birthday Boy Evan Longoria hit a three-run homer off Clay Buchholz, substitute catcher Jose Lobaton drilled a two-out walk-off homer off Koji Uehara to keep the Tampa Bay Rays...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 10:24 PM
ST. PETERSBURG — The Tampa Bay Rays, kings of the improbable and the impossible for the last nine days, finally got burned by the inevitable twists of good fortune.
It can’t last forever.
Their defiant run of staving off elimination...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 1:36 PM
After Miami’s bowl game, Hurricanes quarterback Stephen Morris will have one more opportunity to impress pro scouts in a game setting.
The senior accepted an invitation on Thursday to participate in this year’s East-West Shrine Game....
| Dec 10, 2013
| 4:32 PM
College football bowl games 2013 schedule: Dates, times, matchups and TV networks for the college football 2013-14 bowl game season. College Football Postseason Highlights Heisman Trophy Presentation (ESPN, Dec. 14) Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl (ESPN, Dec. 28)...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 5:35 PM
Like many great romances, Major League Baseball's love affair with AstroTurf was born in experimentation, applied in desperation and appreciated best in moderation.
Now comes its expiration.
After five decades in which artificial grass was often as...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 7:19 AM
ST. PETERSBURG - They broke out the rally caps in the 17th inning, but those didn't work, so the props from their post-victory dance parties began to show up in the 18th inning.
The Chewbacca mask, favored by Luke Scott. The Gene Simmons mask and the...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
In the early 1920s, a polio epidemic was sweeping the country, causing countless children to suffer, and their families to be faced with finding long-term medical care. At the same time, a fraternal organization, Shriners...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 2:29 PM
Palm Beach Central offensive lineman Kc McDermott, who has verbally committed to the University of Miami, will receive his jersey as an Under Armour All-American on Wednesday.
It will be in a ceremony at the school at 3 p.m.
McDermott accepted an...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 2:54 PM
September has been a cruel, frightening month for the Rangers and Rays, who held their ground in a terrific series last week at Tropicana Field. But all of the angst could wash away easily in October.
Since spring training, the Rays and Rangers have...