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  • LHSAA Softball Playoff Brackets

    LHSAA Softball Playoff Brackets

    Thursday, April 17 2014 3:35 PM EDT2014-04-17 19:35:54 GMT
    Here are the Cenla teams for the LHSAA Softball Playoff Brackets Class 5A: (25) Slidell at (8) NCHS (24) Mandeville at (9) Pineville (27) ASH at (6) Hahnville Class 4A: (19) Grant at (14) Cecilia (27)More >>
    Here are the Cenla teams for the LHSAA Softball Playoff BracketsMore >>
  • ESPN to Televise LSU-Wisconsin Game in Houston

    ESPN to Televise LSU-Wisconsin Game in Houston

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:14 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:14:17 GMT
    BATON ROUGE – LSU's season-opener against Wisconsin on Aug. 30 at Reliant Stadium in Houston will kickoff at 8 p.m. CT and will be televised by ESPN, the Southeastern Conference and the network announcedMore >>
    BATON ROUGE – LSU's season-opener against Wisconsin on Aug. 30 at Reliant Stadium in Houston will kickoff at 8 p.m. CT and will be televised by ESPN, the Southeastern Conference and the network announced on Wednesday.More >>
  • LSU Adds Home and Home with Syracuse

    LSU Adds Home and Home with Syracuse

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:12 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:12:10 GMT
    BATON ROUGE –LSU has added a home-and-home series with Syracuse in football starting with a game at the Carrier Dome in 2015, LSU Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Joe Alleva announced on Wednesday.   TheMore >>
    BATON ROUGE –LSU has added a home-and-home series with Syracuse in football starting with a game at the Carrier Dome in 2015, LSU Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Joe Alleva announced on Wednesday.More >>
  • Demons Look for Sixth SLC Series Win

    Demons Look for Sixth SLC Series Win

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:10 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:10:44 GMT
    NATCHITOCHES – Southland Conference Pitcher of the Week Adam Oller will try and set the tone when he takes the mound on Thursday night to help Northwestern State win its sixth straight league series whenMore >>
    NATCHITOCHES – Southland Conference Pitcher of the Week Adam Oller will try and set the tone when he takes the mound on Thursday night to help Northwestern State win its sixth straight league series when it hosts Texas A&M-Corpus Christi for a three-game set that starts at 6:30 at Brown-Stroud field.More >>
  • Demons Hoops Add 3 on Spring Signing Day

    Demons Hoops Add 3 on Spring Signing Day

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:09 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:09:29 GMT
    NATCHITOCHES – Two-time All-State guard Devonte Hall, also an Academic All-State selection at Bossier City-Bossier High School, has joined the Northwestern State basketball program along with 6-11 juniorMore >>
    NATCHITOCHES – Two-time All-State guard Devonte Hall, also an Academic All-State selection at Bossier City-Bossier High School, has joined the Northwestern State basketball program along with 6-11 junior college center Deji Adekunle and high-scoring junior college point guard Tony Dobbinson, coach Mike McConathy announced Wednesday.More >>
  • Bullpen Carries Demons to Win

    Bullpen Carries Demons to Win

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:41 PM EDT2014-04-16 03:41:02 GMT
    NATCHITOCHES – Evan Tidwell and the rest of the Northwestern State bullpen shutout Louisiana-Monroe for the final eight innings in a 6-1 win to extend the Demons' non-conference win streak to four TuesdayMore >>
    NATCHITOCHES – Evan Tidwell and the rest of the Northwestern State bullpen shutout Louisiana-Monroe for the final eight innings in a 6-1 win to extend the Demons' non-conference win streak to four Tuesday night at Brown-Stroud Field.More >>
  • Demons Look to Stay Hot in Non Conference Play

    Demons Look to Stay Hot in Non Conference Play

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:42 PM EDT2014-04-15 03:42:55 GMT
    NATCHITOCHES – Looking to continue its win streak in midweek games, the Northwestern State baseball team will host Louisiana-Monroe on Tuesday at 6:30 at Brown-Stroud Field in non-conference action.   TheMore >>
    NATCHITOCHES – Looking to continue its win streak in midweek games, the Northwestern State baseball team will host Louisiana-Monroe on Tuesday at 6:30 at Brown-Stroud Field in non-conference action.More >>
  • Freshman Oller Takes SLC Pitcher of the Week Award

    Freshman Oller Takes SLC Pitcher of the Week Award

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:40 PM EDT2014-04-15 03:40:57 GMT
    NATCHITOCHES – After he led the Northwestern State baseball team with a complete-game shutout in the first of a three-contest set against McNeese State, Adam Oller was named as the Southland ConferenceMore >>
    NATCHITOCHES – After he led the Northwestern State baseball team with a complete-game shutout in the first of a three-contest set against McNeese State, Adam Oller was named as the Southland Conference Pitcher of the Week the league office announced Monday.More >>
  • Douglas, Armstrong Grab Delaney Bowl MVP Awards

    Douglas, Armstrong Grab Delaney Bowl MVP Awards

    Friday, April 11 2014 11:16 PM EDT2014-04-12 03:16:42 GMT
    NATCHITOCHES -- The war in the trenches caught the eyes of the Northwestern State football coaching staff and awarded offensive lineman Austin Douglas and defensive lineman Leroy Armstrong as Co-MostMore >>
    NATCHITOCHES -- The war in the trenches caught the eyes of the Northwestern State football coaching staff and awarded offensive lineman Austin Douglas and defensive lineman Leroy Armstrong as Co-Most Valuable Players in the 25th Annual Joe Delaney Bowl spring game on Thursday, which capped the Demons' spring workouts.More >>
  • Demons Shutout McNeese Behind Oller

    Demons Shutout McNeese Behind Oller

    Friday, April 11 2014 11:14 PM EDT2014-04-12 03:14:19 GMT
    LAKE CHARLES – One run in the seventh inning and two in the ninth was plenty for Adam Oller in a complete game shutout to force the Northwestern State baseball team in a three-way tie for first place inMore >>
    LAKE CHARLES – One run in the seventh inning and two in the ninth was plenty for Adam Oller in a complete game shutout to force the Northwestern State baseball team in a three-way tie for first place in the Southland Conference with a 3-0 win over McNeese State Friday at Cowboy Diamond.More >>
  • Demons to Honor Delaney at Halftime of Spring Game

    Demons to Honor Delaney at Halftime of Spring Game

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 11:42 PM EDT2014-04-10 03:42:18 GMT
    NATCHITOCHES – Marking the 25th anniversary of the Joe Delaney Bowl spring football game at Northwestern State, Demons coach Jay Thomas plans an entertaining contest Thursday at 5:30 in Turpin StadiumMore >>
    NATCHITOCHES – Marking the 25th anniversary of the Joe Delaney Bowl spring football game at Northwestern State, Demons coach Jay Thomas plans an entertaining contest Thursday at 5:30 in Turpin Stadium with some of Delaney's coaches and teammates honored at halftime.More >>
  • Demons Take Down ULM in Midweek Action

    Demons Take Down ULM in Midweek Action

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 12:02 AM EDT2014-04-09 04:02:26 GMT
    MONROE – The Northwestern State baseball team took advantage of several miscues in an 8-6, rain delayed win over Louisiana-Monroe Tuesday night at Warhawk Field to give the Demons their third straightMore >>
    MONROE – The Northwestern State baseball team took advantage of several miscues in an 8-6, rain delayed win over Louisiana-Monroe Tuesday night at Warhawk Field to give the Demons their third straight midweek win.More >>
  • Demons Make Most of Pro Day

    Demons Make Most of Pro Day

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 11:54 PM EDT2014-04-09 03:54:37 GMT
    NATCHITOCHES – After a month of college basketball teams seeking their "one shining moment," 13 Northwestern State 2013 senior football players chased their own dreams at the Demons' annual Pro Day TuesdayMore >>
    NATCHITOCHES – After a month of college basketball teams seeking their "one shining moment," 13 Northwestern State 2013 senior football players chased their own dreams at the Demons' annual Pro Day Tuesday morning at Turpin Stadium.More >>
  • LSU Shows Balanced Attack in Spring Game

    LSU Shows Balanced Attack in Spring Game

    Sunday, April 6 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-04-07 02:02:48 GMT
    BATON ROUGE – The LSU football team put together a balanced offensive attack, and the defense returned two interceptions for touchdowns as the White team garnered a 42-14 victory over the Purple team SaturdayMore >>
    BATON ROUGE – The LSU football team put together a balanced offensive attack, and the defense returned two interceptions for touchdowns as the White team garnered a 42-14 victory over the Purple team Saturday as 18,565 fans gathered at Tiger Stadium for LSU's National L-Club Spring Game presented by Tony Chachere's.More >>
  • Demons Split Double Header, Win 4th SLC Series

    Demons Split Double Header, Win 4th SLC Series

    Sunday, April 6 2014 10:00 PM EDT2014-04-07 02:00:50 GMT
    NATCHITOCHES – It took 31 innings and only four runs decided the three games, but the Northwestern State baseball team took its fourth straight Southland Conference series after it split a doubleheaderMore >>
    NATCHITOCHES – It took 31 innings and only four runs decided the three games, but the Northwestern State baseball team took its fourth straight Southland Conference series after it split a doubleheader with a 1-0 win and a 4-2 loss against Nicholls Saturday afternoon at Brown-Stroud field.More >>
  • Demons Top Nicholls St. in Extras

    Demons Top Nicholls St. in Extras

    Friday, April 4 2014 11:38 PM EDT2014-04-05 03:38:58 GMT
    NATCHITOCHES – Caleb Dugas lined a ball up the middle with two outs in the bottom of the 10th inning to erase a furious comeback from Nicholls in a 6-5 win for the Northwestern State baseball team FridayMore >>
    NATCHITOCHES – Caleb Dugas lined a ball up the middle with two outs in the bottom of the 10th inning to erase a furious comeback from Nicholls in a 6-5 win for the Northwestern State baseball team Friday night in Southland Conference action at Brown-Stroud Field.More >>
  • NSU Baseball Tops Tech for 1st Time Since '08, Match 2013 Wins

    NSU Baseball Tops Tech for 1st Time Since '08, Match 2013 Wins

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 10:41 PM EDT2014-04-03 02:41:33 GMT
    RUSTON – Northwestern State's bullpen held Louisiana Tech to no runs in the final six innings to give the Demon offense a chance to score two combined runs in the fifth and sixth innings grab a 2-1 winMore >>
    RUSTON – Northwestern State's bullpen held Louisiana Tech to no runs in the final six innings to give the Demon offense a chance to score two combined runs in the fifth and sixth innings grab a 2-1 win over Louisiana Tech Wednesday night in non-conference action at J.C. Love Field.More >>
  • Astros Beat up CC to Win Opener vs Yankees

    Astros Beat up CC to Win Opener vs Yankees

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 7:02 PM EDT2014-04-02 23:02:45 GMT
    HOUSTON (AP) - Jesus Guzman and L.J. Hoes homered off CC Sabathia to help the Houston Astros roll to a 6-2 win Tuesday night in the first game of Derek Jeter's farewell tour with the New York Yankees.   Jeter'sMore >>
    HOUSTON (AP) - Jesus Guzman and L.J. Hoes homered off CC Sabathia to help the Houston Astros roll to a 6-2 win Tuesday night in the first game of Derek Jeter's farewell tour with the New York Yankees.More >>
  • Lady Techsters Hire Son of Legendary Coach

    Lady Techsters Hire Son of Legendary Coach

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 6:56 PM EDT2014-04-02 22:56:07 GMT
    RUSTON, La. (AP) - Tyler Summitt says he's proud to have a chance to build upon Louisiana Tech's storied women's basketball program and that he's looking forward to starting the job with a long-timeMore >>
     

    RUSTON, La. (AP) - Tyler Summitt says he's proud to have a chance to build upon Louisiana Tech's storied women's basketball program and that he's looking forward to starting the job with a long-time mentor at his side.
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  • Perez Garners All Conference Academic Honors

    Perez Garners All Conference Academic Honors

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 6:54 PM EDT2014-04-02 22:54:00 GMT
    NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State's sophomore point guard Janelle Perez has been named to the to the 10-member Southland Conference women's basketball All-Academic Team the league office announced WednesdayMore >>
    NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State's sophomore point guard Janelle Perez has been named to the to the 10-member Southland Conference women's basketball All-Academic Team the league office announced Wednesday afternoon.More >>
  • LSUA Softball up to #3 in NAIA Polls

    LSUA Softball up to #3 in NAIA Polls

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 6:51 PM EDT2014-04-02 22:51:47 GMT
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Concordia (Calif.) retains the No. 1 position for the 13th-straight week in the third edition of the 2014 NAIA Softball Coaches' Top 25 Poll, the national office announced Tuesday. ForMore >>
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Concordia (Calif.) retains the No. 1 position for the 13th-straight week in the third edition of the 2014 NAIA Softball Coaches' Top 25 Poll, the national office announced Tuesday. For the first time this year, the Eagles are the consensus No. 1 pick with all 20 first-place votes and 600 total points.More >>
  • Demons Take Down Grambling 12-3

    Demons Take Down Grambling 12-3

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 11:53 PM EDT2014-04-02 03:53:08 GMT
    NATCHITOCHES – Cort Brinson's five runs knocked in, capped by a three-run home run in the fifth inning, powered the Demon offense in the Northwestern State baseball team's 12-3 win over Grambling StateMore >>
    NATCHITOCHES – Cort Brinson's five runs knocked in, capped by a three-run home run in the fifth inning, powered the Demon offense in the Northwestern State baseball team's 12-3 win over Grambling State Tuesday night in non-conference action at Brown-Stroud Field.More >>
  • NSU Hurdlers Run Well at Texas Relays

    NSU Hurdlers Run Well at Texas Relays

    Thursday, March 27 2014 11:52 PM EDT2014-03-28 03:52:22 GMT
    AUSTIN, Texas -- Northwestern State's Brent Giddens ran his best 400 meter hurdles time Thursday at the 87th Annual Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays, while Lady Demon senior Consuela Lindsay had a strongMore >>
    AUSTIN, Texas -- Northwestern State's Brent Giddens ran his best 400 meter hurdles time Thursday at the 87th Annual Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays, while Lady Demon senior Consuela Lindsay had a strong performance knocked off stride but still finished 16th among 63 competitors in the women's 400 hurdles.More >>
  • LSU to Host Block Party as Part of Spring Game

    LSU to Host Block Party as Part of Spring Game

    Thursday, March 27 2014 11:50 PM EDT2014-03-28 03:50:51 GMT
    BATON ROUGE – The Rock n' Roar Block Party on North Stadium Drive followed by a day-long list of sporting events, including the National L Club Spring Football Game presented by Tony Chachere's and theMore >>
    BATON ROUGE – The Rock n' Roar Block Party on North Stadium Drive followed by a day-long list of sporting events, including the National L Club Spring Football Game presented by Tony Chachere's and the NCAA Gymnastics Regional, highlight a busy first Saturday in April here next week on the LSU campus. More >>
  • Lady Demons Power Their Way by La Tech

    Lady Demons Power Their Way by La Tech

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 11:55 PM EDT2014-03-27 03:55:46 GMT
    RUSTON – Back-to-back homers from Kellye Kincannon and a massive five-run second inning gave the Northwestern State softball team a 9-4 victory over in-state rival Louisiana Tech Wednesday evening at theMore >>
    RUSTON – Back-to-back homers from Kellye Kincannon and a massive five-run second inning gave the Northwestern State softball team a 9-4 victory over in-state rival Louisiana Tech Wednesday evening at the Lady Techster Softball Complex.More >>
  • Pels Hold Off Clippers, Grab 4th Straight Win

    Pels Hold Off Clippers, Grab 4th Straight Win

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 11:42 PM EDT2014-03-27 03:42:39 GMT
    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Anthony Davis had 16 points, 13 rebounds and six blocks, and the under-manned New Orleans Pelicans won their fourth straight, 98-96 over the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday night.   DariusMore >>
    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Anthony Davis had 16 points, 13 rebounds and six blocks, and the under-manned New Orleans Pelicans won their fourth straight, 98-96 over the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday night.More >>
  • Peveto Returns to LSU as Sp. Teams Coordinator

    Peveto Returns to LSU as Sp. Teams Coordinator

    Thursday, March 20 2014 4:17 PM EDT2014-03-20 20:17:06 GMT
    BATON ROUGE – Bradley Dale Peveto, who was a member of the LSU coaching staff during its run to the 2007 national title, returns to the program as special teams coordinator and defensive assistant, headMore >>
    BATON ROUGE – Bradley Dale Peveto, who was a member of the LSU coaching staff during its run to the 2007 national title, returns to the program as special teams coordinator and defensive assistant, head coach Les Miles officially announced on Thursday.More >>
  • 5 things to know after Seahawks win Super Bowl

    5 things to know after Seahawks win Super Bowl

    Monday, February 3 2014 9:55 AM EST2014-02-03 14:55:48 GMT
    By DENNIS WASZAK Jr.AP Sports Writer EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - Pete Carroll stood in the center of the locker room and gathered his Seattle Seahawks around him. They were Super Bowl champions, and theyMore >>
    By DENNIS WASZAK Jr.AP Sports Writer EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - Pete Carroll stood in the center of the locker room and gathered his Seattle Seahawks around him. They were Super Bowl champions, and theyMore >>
  • Super Bowl MVP Smith remembers being 'overlooked'

    Super Bowl MVP Smith remembers being 'overlooked'

    Monday, February 3 2014 9:50 AM EST2014-02-03 14:50:24 GMT
    By HOWARD FENDRICHAP Pro Football Writer EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - A reporter wanted to know what Super Bowl MVP Malcolm Smith's 40-yard dash time was at the NFL combine, where all top college prospectsMore >>
    By HOWARD FENDRICHAP Pro Football Writer EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - A reporter wanted to know what Super Bowl MVP Malcolm Smith's 40-yard dash time was at the NFL combine, where all top college prospectsMore >>
  • NFL: 13 percent fewer concussions in '13 than '12

    NFL: 13 percent fewer concussions in '13 than '12

    Thursday, January 30 2014 3:34 PM EST2014-01-30 20:34:12 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) - The NFL says the number of concussions in practices and games in the preseason and regular season dropped 13 percent from 2012 to 2013. Using information collected from team doctors,More >>
    NEW YORK (AP) - The NFL says the number of concussions in practices and games in the preseason and regular season dropped 13 percent from 2012 to 2013. Using information collected from team doctors,More >>
  • NASCAR creates winner-take-all championship format

    NASCAR creates winner-take-all championship format

    Thursday, January 30 2014 3:27 PM EST2014-01-30 20:27:58 GMT
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - NASCAR overhauled its championship format Thursday, creating an elimination, winner-take-all system designed to reward "the most battle-tested" driver at the end of the season. AnMore >>
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - NASCAR overhauled its championship format Thursday, creating an elimination, winner-take-all system designed to reward "the most battle-tested" driver at the end of the season. AnMore >>
  • Cowboys demote Kiffin, add Linehan as play-caller

    Cowboys demote Kiffin, add Linehan as play-caller

    Wednesday, January 29 2014 10:26 AM EST2014-01-29 15:26:07 GMT
    By SCHUYLER DIXONAP Sports Writer IRVING, Texas (AP) - The Dallas Cowboys decided one year with Monte Kiffin as defensive coordinator and Bill Callahan as play-caller was enough. Kiffin was demoted TuesdayMore >>
    By SCHUYLER DIXONAP Sports Writer IRVING, Texas (AP) - The Dallas Cowboys decided one year with Monte Kiffin as defensive coordinator and Bill Callahan as play-caller was enough. Kiffin was demoted TuesdayMore >>
  • Denver teammates ask Peyton Manning for autographs

    Denver teammates ask Peyton Manning for autographs

    Wednesday, January 29 2014 10:17 AM EST2014-01-29 15:17:51 GMT
    By HOWARD FENDRICHAP Pro Football Writer NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Every time Peyton Manning sets foot in the locker room lately, he comes across No. 18 jerseys that other members of the Denver Broncos leftMore >>
    By HOWARD FENDRICHAP Pro Football Writer NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Every time Peyton Manning sets foot in the locker room lately, he comes across No. 18 jerseys that other members of the Denver Broncos leftMore >>
  • MLB OKs protective cap for pitchers, fit for camp

    MLB OKs protective cap for pitchers, fit for camp

    Tuesday, January 28 2014 11:42 AM EST2014-01-28 16:42:12 GMT
    By BEN WALKERAP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) - Big league pitchers might feel safer on the mound this season. Major League Baseball has approved a protective cap for pitchers, hoping to reduce the effectsMore >>
    By BEN WALKERAP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) - Big league pitchers might feel safer on the mound this season. Major League Baseball has approved a protective cap for pitchers, hoping to reduce the effectsMore >>
  • Beleaguered Brodeur done in by bad ice and Rangers

    Beleaguered Brodeur done in by bad ice and Rangers

    Monday, January 27 2014 10:18 AM EST2014-01-27 15:18:38 GMT
    By IRA PODELLAP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) - Peter DeBoer said giving goalie Martin Brodeur the starting nod in the New Jersey Devils' first outdoor game was simply the right thing to do. Pulling theMore >>
    By IRA PODELLAP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) - Peter DeBoer said giving goalie Martin Brodeur the starting nod in the New Jersey Devils' first outdoor game was simply the right thing to do. Pulling theMore >>
  • Tolbert conversion gives Rice 22-21 Pro Bowl win

    Tolbert conversion gives Rice 22-21 Pro Bowl win

    Monday, January 27 2014 10:09 AM EST2014-01-27 15:09:57 GMT
    By OSKAR GARCIAAssociated Press HONOLULU (AP) - The NFL's all-stars are defending their effort in the lowest scoring Pro Bowl in eight years - a game that pitted teammates against each other in a contestMore >>
    By OSKAR GARCIAAssociated Press HONOLULU (AP) - The NFL's all-stars are defending their effort in the lowest scoring Pro Bowl in eight years - a game that pitted teammates against each other in a contestMore >>
  • Broncos, Seahawks hit frozen Big Apple

    Broncos, Seahawks hit frozen Big Apple

    Monday, January 27 2014 10:02 AM EST2014-01-27 15:02:29 GMT
    By BARRY WILNERAP Pro Football Writer JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - Leave it to Peyton Manning to put everything in perspective. "The Super Bowl is a big deal," the Broncos' record-setting quarterback saidMore >>
    By BARRY WILNERAP Pro Football Writer JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - Leave it to Peyton Manning to put everything in perspective. "The Super Bowl is a big deal," the Broncos' record-setting quarterback saidMore >>
  • Last ride? No plans to retire for Broncos' Manning

    Last ride? No plans to retire for Broncos' Manning

    Monday, January 27 2014 9:58 AM EST2014-01-27 14:58:01 GMT
    By DENNIS WASZAK Jr.AP Sports Writer JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - Peyton Manning would love to go out a champion. Just, not yet. Riding off into the Super Bowl sunset with another ring might seem like theMore >>
    By DENNIS WASZAK Jr.AP Sports Writer JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - Peyton Manning would love to go out a champion. Just, not yet. Riding off into the Super Bowl sunset with another ring might seem like theMore >>
  • Sherman on best behavior as Seahawks arrive in NJ

    Sherman on best behavior as Seahawks arrive in NJ

    Monday, January 27 2014 9:56 AM EST2014-01-27 14:56:15 GMT
    By TOM CANAVANAP Sports Writer JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - From the moment he went to the podium, it was clear that Richard Sherman was enjoying the hype at the start Super Bowl week. The Seahawks' loquaciousMore >>
    By TOM CANAVANAP Sports Writer JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - From the moment he went to the podium, it was clear that Richard Sherman was enjoying the hype at the start Super Bowl week. The Seahawks' loquaciousMore >>
  • Coleman's hearing not an NFL obstacle

    Coleman's hearing not an NFL obstacle

    Friday, January 17 2014 10:36 AM EST2014-01-17 15:36:19 GMT
    By BARRY WILNERAP Pro Football Writer RENTON, Wash. (AP) - CenturyLink Field is the loudest around. Derrick Coleman knows it even if he can't hear it. Seattle's backup fullback is hearing impaired, whichMore >>
    By BARRY WILNERAP Pro Football Writer RENTON, Wash. (AP) - CenturyLink Field is the loudest around. Derrick Coleman knows it even if he can't hear it. Seattle's backup fullback is hearing impaired, whichMore >>
  • MLB approves expanded replay starting this season

    MLB approves expanded replay starting this season

    Friday, January 17 2014 10:34 AM EST2014-01-17 15:34:44 GMT
    By BOB BAUMAP Sports Writer PARADISE VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) - Ever since the game was invented, before television or even radio existed, baseball counted on the eyes and ears of umpires on the field. StartingMore >>
    By BOB BAUMAP Sports Writer PARADISE VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) - Ever since the game was invented, before television or even radio existed, baseball counted on the eyes and ears of umpires on the field. StartingMore >>
  • FIFA puts World Cup final ref Webb on Brazil list

    FIFA puts World Cup final ref Webb on Brazil list

    Wednesday, January 15 2014 11:33 AM EST2014-01-15 16:33:04 GMT
    ZURICH (AP) - FIFA selected World Cup final referee Howard Webb as one of the 25 who will officiate at this year's tournament in Brazil. Webb, who showed 14 yellow cards and one red in a bad-temperedMore >>
    ZURICH (AP) - FIFA selected World Cup final referee Howard Webb as one of the 25 who will officiate at this year's tournament in Brazil. Webb, who showed 14 yellow cards and one red in a bad-temperedMore >>
  • Titans hire Ken Whisenhunt as their new coach

    Titans hire Ken Whisenhunt as their new coach

    Tuesday, January 14 2014 3:16 PM EST2014-01-14 20:16:28 GMT
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have wrapped up their coaching search by hiring San Diego offensive coordinator Ken Whisenhunt as their new head coach and 17th in franchise history.TitansMore >>
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have wrapped up their coaching search by hiring San Diego offensive coordinator Ken Whisenhunt as their new head coach and 17th in franchise history.TitansMore >>
  • AP Source: Lions hire ex-Colts coach Jim Caldwell

    AP Source: Lions hire ex-Colts coach Jim Caldwell

    Tuesday, January 14 2014 3:12 PM EST2014-01-14 20:12:00 GMT
    By LARRY LAGEAP Sports Writer ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) - The Detroit Lions wanted to replace Jim Schwartz with someone with experience as a head coach. The Lions landed one, though he appears to be PlanMore >>
    By LARRY LAGEAP Sports Writer ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) - The Detroit Lions wanted to replace Jim Schwartz with someone with experience as a head coach. The Lions landed one, though he appears to be PlanMore >>
  • A-Rod sues MLB, union to overturn drug ban

    A-Rod sues MLB, union to overturn drug ban

    Monday, January 13 2014 5:01 PM EST2014-01-13 22:01:37 GMT
    By RONALD BLUM and LARRY NEUMEISTERAssociated Press NEW YORK (AP) - Alex Rodriguez sued Major League Baseball and its players' union Monday, seeking to overturn a season-long suspension imposed by anMore >>
    By RONALD BLUM and LARRY NEUMEISTERAssociated Press NEW YORK (AP) - Alex Rodriguez sued Major League Baseball and its players' union Monday, seeking to overturn a season-long suspension imposed by anMore >>
  • Brady-Manning, 49ers-Seahawks spice up title games

    Brady-Manning, 49ers-Seahawks spice up title games

    Monday, January 13 2014 10:00 AM EST2014-01-13 15:00:07 GMT
    By DENNIS WASZAK Jr.AP Sports Writer Familiar foes. Rivalry showdowns. Talk about a couple of juicy title-game tussles. It's Peyton Manning vs. Tom Brady - Round 15 - in the AFC championship game nextMore >>
    By DENNIS WASZAK Jr.AP Sports Writer Familiar foes. Rivalry showdowns. Talk about a couple of juicy title-game tussles. It's Peyton Manning vs. Tom Brady - Round 15 - in the AFC championship game nextMore >>
  • Panthers WR Smith: Injured knee feeling worse

    Panthers WR Smith: Injured knee feeling worse

    Friday, January 10 2014 12:28 PM EST2014-01-10 17:28:38 GMT
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers wide receiver Steve Smith said Thursday his injured left knee isn't coming along quite as well as he'd hoped.Smith practiced for the second straight day on a limited basis,More >>
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers wide receiver Steve Smith said Thursday his injured left knee isn't coming along quite as well as he'd hoped.Smith practiced for the second straight day on a limited basis,More >>
  • NFL: 2 players violated concussion protocol

    NFL: 2 players violated concussion protocol

    Friday, January 10 2014 12:14 PM EST2014-01-10 17:14:16 GMT
    By BARRY WILNERAP Pro Football Writer BOSTON (AP) - Two players violated league concussion protocol in last weekend's wild-card games, according to a letter sent by the NFL's head, neck and spine committeeMore >>
    By BARRY WILNERAP Pro Football Writer BOSTON (AP) - Two players violated league concussion protocol in last weekend's wild-card games, according to a letter sent by the NFL's head, neck and spine committeeMore >>
  • Ryan coming back; Dolphins going nowhere

    Ryan coming back; Dolphins going nowhere

    Monday, December 30 2013 12:56 PM EST2013-12-30 17:56:20 GMT
    MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Rex Ryan is coming back next year. The Miami Dolphins are sitting out another postseason.The New York Jets eliminated the Dolphins from playoff contention with a 20-7 victoryMore >>
    MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Rex Ryan is coming back next year. The Miami Dolphins are sitting out another postseason.The New York Jets eliminated the Dolphins from playoff contention with a 20-7 victoryMore >>
  • Jackson Leads Houston to 62-13 Win Over Southern

    Jackson Leads Houston to 62-13 Win Over Southern

    Sunday, September 1 2013 12:06 AM EDT2013-09-01 04:06:46 GMT
    HOUSTON -- Ryan Jackson rushed for 120 yards and two touchdowns to lead Houston to a 62-13 win over Southern in the season opener for both teams Friday night. David Piland was 15 of 23 for 148 yards andMore >>
    HOUSTON -- Ryan Jackson rushed for 120 yards and two touchdowns to lead Houston to a 62-13 win over Southern in the season opener for both teams Friday night. David Piland was 15 of 23 for 148 yards and a touchdown and John O'Korn threw for 107 yards and three touchdowns in a backup role. Kenneth Farrow added 97 yards on the ground for the Cougars, which piled up 627 yards of offense -- 372 on the ground -- in their first game in the American Athletic Conference.More >>
  • "Meet The Jaguars" in Alexandria, Louisiana

    "Meet The Jaguars" in Alexandria, Louisiana

    Wednesday, August 7 2013 11:24 PM EDT2013-08-08 03:24:08 GMT
    Southern University attended a pep rally called "Meet The Jaguars" Wednesday in Alexandria. The event was hosted by the Rapides Chapter of the Southern University Alumni Federation and was held at theMore >>
    Southern University attended a pep rally called "Meet The Jaguars" Wednesday in Alexandria. The event was hosted by the Rapides Chapter of the Southern University Alumni Federation and was held at the Best Western Inn and Suites, on MacArthur Drive.More >>
  • Rutgers Fires Basketball Coach Mike Rice

    Rutgers Fires Basketball Coach Mike Rice

    EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ (CBS News) - Rutgers has fired basketball coach Mike Rice after a videotape aired showing him shoving, grabbing, and throwing balls at players in practice and using gay slurs duringMore >>
    EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ (CBS News) - Rutgers has fired basketball coach Mike Rice after a videotape aired showing him shoving, grabbing, and throwing balls at players in practice and using gay slurs during practice.More >>
  • Former Saints, Chargers RB Muncie dead at 60

    Former Saints, Chargers RB Muncie dead at 60

    Wednesday, August 7 2013 5:14 PM EDT2013-08-07 21:14:37 GMT
    By BRETT MARTELAP Sports Writer METAIRIE, La. (AP) - Chuck Muncie, a Pro Bowl running back with both the New Orleans Saints and San Diego Chargers, has died at age 60, the NFL clubs and a family spokesmanMore >>
    METAIRIE, La. (AP) - Chuck Muncie, a Pro Bowl running back with both the New Orleans Saints and San Diego Chargers, has died at age 60, the NFL clubs and a family spokesman said Tuesday.More >>
  • Tennessee official voices support for Hermann

    Tennessee official voices support for Hermann

    Wednesday, August 7 2013 5:14 PM EDT2013-08-07 21:14:37 GMT
    By TOM CANAVANAP Sports Writer NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A high-ranking official at the University of Tennessee has voiced her support for Rutgers' incoming athletic director Julie Hermann, who is facing allegationsMore >>
    By TOM CANAVANAP Sports Writer NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A high-ranking official at the University of Tennessee has voiced her support for Rutgers' incoming athletic director Julie Hermann, who is facing allegationsMore >>
  • A-Rod's future with Yankees is uncertain

    A-Rod's future with Yankees is uncertain

    Wednesday, August 7 2013 5:14 PM EDT2013-08-07 21:14:37 GMT
    By HOWIE RUMBERGAP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) - Don't count on Alex Rodriguez giving up his Yankees pinstripes any time soon. Vilified by fans for his poor performance in the playoffs. Pursued by MajorMore >>
    By HOWIE RUMBERGAP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) - Don't count on Alex Rodriguez giving up his Yankees pinstripes any time soon. Vilified by fans for his poor performance in the playoffs. Pursued by MajorMore >>
  • FIFA approves stricter sanctions for racism

    FIFA approves stricter sanctions for racism

    Wednesday, August 7 2013 5:14 PM EDT2013-08-07 21:14:37 GMT
    By GERALD IMRAYAP Sports Writer PORT LOUIS, Mauritius (AP) - Soccer teams face much tougher penalties for serious racist abuse, including being relegated or having points deducted. FIFA approved sternerMore >>
    By GERALD IMRAYAP Sports Writer PORT LOUIS, Mauritius (AP) - Soccer teams face much tougher penalties for serious racist abuse, including being relegated or having points deducted. FIFA approved sternerMore >>
  • Another TV viewer calls in, but no violation

    Another TV viewer calls in, but no violation

    Wednesday, August 7 2013 5:14 PM EDT2013-08-07 21:14:37 GMT
    By DOUG FERGUSONAP Golf Writer ARDMORE, Pa. (AP) - The way it's going lately, it can't be a major championship unless someone calls in to report a rules violation. This time, the USGA talked to the playerMore >>
    By DOUG FERGUSONAP Golf Writer ARDMORE, Pa. (AP) - The way it's going lately, it can't be a major championship unless someone calls in to report a rules violation. This time, the USGA talked to the playerMore >>
  • FIFA: No plans to cancel Confed Cup amid protests

    FIFA: No plans to cancel Confed Cup amid protests

    Wednesday, August 7 2013 5:14 PM EDT2013-08-07 21:14:37 GMT
    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - FIFA says it is not considering canceling the Confederations Cup soccer tournament in Brazil as violent protests spread across the country. An estimated 1 million protesters tookMore >>
    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - FIFA says it is not considering canceling the Confederations Cup soccer tournament in Brazil as violent protests spread across the country. An estimated 1 million protesters tookMore >>
  • Pats release Hernandez in homicide investigation

    Pats release Hernandez in homicide investigation

    Wednesday, August 7 2013 5:14 PM EDT2013-08-07 21:14:37 GMT
    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - The New England Patriots say they've released tight end Aaron Hernandez "following his arrest in the investigation of a homicide" last week in nearby North Attleboro. The PatriotsMore >>
    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - The New England Patriots say they've released tight end Aaron Hernandez "following his arrest in the investigation of a homicide" last week in nearby North Attleboro. The PatriotsMore >>
  • Thomas, Demons Welcome 95 Players to Camp Saturday Afternoon

    Thomas, Demons Welcome 95 Players to Camp Saturday Afternoon

    Friday, August 2 2013 11:07 PM EDT2013-08-03 03:07:20 GMT
    NATCHITOCHES - Opening preseason football camp is always exciting, but this one is special for the Northwestern State program as new head coach Jay Thomas and his staff welcome 95 players who will reportMore >>
    NATCHITOCHES - Opening preseason football camp is always exciting, but this one is special for the Northwestern State program as new head coach Jay Thomas and his staff welcome 95 players who will report Saturday afternoon and begin practice Monday.More >>
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