Penn State football’s turnaround season could be capped by Big Ten title

Penn State football’s turnaround season could be capped by Big Ten title

The question was about Penn State, and Bill O’Brien quickly perked up.“I could answer this forever,” the Houston Texans coach said r...

December 2nd, 2016 updated: December 2nd, 2016. |  


NFL plans to hire 17 full-time officials

NFL plans to hire 17 full-time officials

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Get ready for some full-time NFL officials to start throwing yellow flags next year.Troy Vincent, the league’s vice presid...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Pirates asking for too much for McCutchen?

Pirates asking for too much for McCutchen?

Pairing a high-end Washington Nationals pitching prospect with outfield prospect Victor Robles in an Andrew McCutchen trade could be too much for the ...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Cowboys hold on against Vikings for 11th straight win

Cowboys hold on against Vikings for 11th straight win

MINNEAPOLIS — Dez Bryant sashayed through the Dallas locker room with an unmistakable swagger and had nothing but good things to say about his a...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Handicapping the final week of the College Football Playoff race

Handicapping the final week of the College Football Playoff race

For another 24 hours or so, James Franklin has a tricky line to walk.The Penn State coach has spent all of the Nittany Lions’ stunning eight-gam...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Patriots’ Gronkowski and Bears’ Cutler to have surgery

Patriots’ Gronkowski and Bears’ Cutler to have surgery

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Rob Gronkowski’s season might be over.The star Patriots tight end is having surgery for a herniated disk in his back, ...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Boys Soccer: Wyoming Valley Conference lands three on all-state team

Boys Soccer: Wyoming Valley Conference lands three on all-state team

The Pennsylvania Soccer Coaches Association has announced its boys soccer all-state team, and the Wyoming Valley Conference saw three players land on ...

December 1st, 2016 updated: December 1st, 2016. |  


US Senate honors ‘The King’ Arnold Palmer

US Senate honors ‘The King’ Arnold Palmer

The United States Senate passed a bipartisan resolution introduced by Senators Bob Casey (D-Pa.) and Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) to honor the life and legacy o...

December 1st, 2016 updated: December 1st, 2016. |  


All-Star Game no longer determines World Series start

All-Star Game no longer determines World Series start

NEW YORK (AP) — The league that wins baseball’s All-Star Game no longer will get home-field advantage in the World Series, which instead w...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Saquon Barkley named Big Ten’s top offensive player and top running back

Saquon Barkley named Big Ten’s top offensive player and top running back

After his first full season of hurdles, spins, sprints and touchdowns, Saquon Barkley is at the top of the Big Ten.Penn State’s standout sophomo...

November 30th, 2016 |