Sport

Rawls wasn't done yet. Thomas, 27, collided with Chancellor while breaking up a pass intended for tight end Greg Olsen with 10:40 left in the second quarter. Newton is supposed to set an example, not have an example made of him. Still, they wound up with Thomas at 14th overall shortly thereafter and since 2012, they've been the best defense in the NFL, allowing the fewest points in the league in each season, including this one.
  • Big 10 win launches PSU to Rose Bowl

    Big 10 win launches PSU to Rose Bowl

    Sport

    The Nittany Lions finished fifth in the final rankings, after beating Wisconsin in the Big 10 Championship game. Penn State finished fifth in the final College Football Playoff rankings, just ahead of MI. The Nittany Lions will make their fourth appearance in the Rose Bowl Game, with their last appearance in the Granddaddy of the All in 2009. Coaches Lane Kiffin and Steve Sarkisian were hired and fired amid regular turmoil in the athletic department over the past half-decade, but the capable ...
  • Western Kentucky's Brohm accepts Purdue coaching job

    Western Kentucky's Brohm accepts Purdue coaching job

    Sport

    Once Brohm begins working with Blough in the spring, the focus will be on cutting down those turnovers. Purdue had just one player selected. The hiring of Brohm was an obvious one for the Hilltoppers given the Brohm family legacy in the state of Kentucky.
  • Temple cruises past Navy to capture AAC championship

    Sport

    Phillip Walker threw two touchdown passes and Temple won the AAC title game, defeating injury-riddled Navy 34-10 Saturday. This season that means the Cotton Bowl in Arlington, Texas, on January 2. The Falcons lost to Idaho, 43-42, in the 2009 Humanitarian Bowl and were beaten three years later by San Jose State, 29-20, in the Military Bowl. Troy football has been an undercovered and improbably good team this season, which no one saw coming except SB Nation's Bill Connelly , who is actually ...
  • Despite benching, Colin Kaepernick should remain 49ers starter

    Sport

    He then added another touchdown run on the next Bears drive, giving him three scores on the game, and a 21-6 lead for the home team. Sunday, Kaepernick became backup Blaine Gabbert's clipboard holder for the fourth quarter after completing 1-of-4 passes for five yards in another 49ers' defeat, 26-6 to the Bears.
  • Clemson Likely Playoff Bound After ACC Title Win

    Clemson Likely Playoff Bound After ACC Title Win

    Sport

    When asked if he belongs in New York City as Heisman finalist for the second straight year, Watson replied: "Oh yeah". Still Virginia Tech refused to go quietly, needing just six plays to cut the margin to 42-35 with 5:43 remaining. "I don't really have a set number, to be honest", Ford said Monday. Watson's final stat line - 23-of-34 for 288 yards and three touchdowns (with one interception) plus 85 yards and two scores on the ground - reflected how much he shined from start to finish.
  • Lazio-Roma in numeri: il derby di Emerson

    Lazio-Roma in numeri: il derby di Emerson

    Sport

    La Lazio parte all'attacco ed è padrona del campo, ma solo nei primi 20 minuti. Così Lazio e Roma hanno onorato la memoria della Chapecoense poco prima del fischio d'inizio del derby della Capitale allo stadio Olimpico. Nel secondo tempo si riparte senza cambi. Strootman - Approfitta della leggerezza di Wallace e si lancia sulla palla per toglierla al brasiliano e infilare Marchetti con un tocco morbido.
  • Protesters still want answers after killing of Joe McKnight

    Protesters still want answers after killing of Joe McKnight

    Sport

    Joe McKnight's killer was arrested in 2006 road rage incident at same intersection. https://t.co/IedlI0t9gX @AllBlackMedia pic.twitter.com/nAO1kjtldm - blacqer™ (@blacqer) December 4, 2016 It turns out Ronald Gasser has a history of road rage and even had an incident at the very same intersection where he allegedly shot Joe McKnight .
  • Vikings DE Brian Robison Rips Refs For Missed Call

    Vikings DE Brian Robison Rips Refs For Missed Call

    Sport

    Minnesota played without coach Mike Zimmer after he had emergency eye surgery Wednesday night. The Vikings were without punt returner Marcus Sherels, who missed his second straight game since suffering a fractured rib November 20 against Arizona.
  • Man released in shooting death of ex-NFL player Joe McKnight

    Man released in shooting death of ex-NFL player Joe McKnight

    Sport

    The Louisiana " Stand Your Ground " law gives people inside of the vehicles a lot of leeway to use deadly force. "A verbal altercation between the victim and Gasser began at that time". McKnight later played in the National Football League, first with the New York Jets as a fourth-round drafted running back from 2010 to 2012, and later with the Kansas City Chiefs in 2014.
  • Alabama vs. Washington, Clemson vs

    Alabama vs. Washington, Clemson vs

    Sport

    For as he said, "I watched the selection show from the fifth floor maternity ward of Riverside Hospital", Meyer said. I've talked to him once or twice. Alabama is going to chase more than a national championship in the College Football Playoff . The Crimson Tide boast the top defense in the nation as defensive end Jonathan Allen has 8½ sacks and has returned two fumbles for touchdowns.