Clemson standing in the way of Alabama’s quest

Clemson standing in the way of Alabama’s quest

TAMPA, Fla. — Nick Saban and Alabama are on the verge of leaving college football history behind.The top-ranked Crimson Tide face Clemson on Mon...

January 9th, 2017 updated: January 9th, 2017. |  


COMMENTARY: Amid abuse, schools sometimes get it right

COMMENTARY: Amid abuse, schools sometimes get it right

TAMPA, Fla. — Deshaun Watson wanted to be first.We’re not talking about anything he’s done on the football field.The Clemson quarter...

January 7th, 2017 |  


Minnesota fires coach Tracy Claeys

Minnesota fires coach Tracy Claeys

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota fired coach Tracy Claeys on Tuesday, just over two weeks after the football program became embroiled in a standoff with ...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


NFL releases playoff schedule

NFL releases playoff schedule

The NFL regular season came to a close Sunday night with the Green Bay Packers knocking off the Detroit Lions to win the NFC North crown.With that, th...

January 2nd, 2017 |  


Chip Kelly fired by 49ers after one season; Chargers oust Mike McCoy

Chip Kelly fired by 49ers after one season; Chargers oust Mike McCoy

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The San Francisco 49ers fired coach Chip Kelly and general manager Trent Baalke on Sunday in the latest overhaul for a fra...

January 1st, 2017 |  


McGloin injured in Raiders loss; Broncos’ Kubiak retiring

McGloin injured in Raiders loss; Broncos’ Kubiak retiring

DENVER — In a game that couldn’t have gone much worse, Oakland lost its latest starting quarterback, Matt McGloin, to a shoulder injury, t...

January 1st, 2017 |  


NFL coaching carousel: Lynn, Bowles in; Kubiak, Kelly out?

NFL coaching carousel: Lynn, Bowles in; Kubiak, Kelly out?

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Two people with direct knowledge of the situation have told The Associated Press that Buffalo Bills interim head Anthony Lynn is...

January 1st, 2017 updated: January 1st, 2017. |  


Alabama-Clemson 2: New characters, plot lines for CFP sequel

Alabama-Clemson 2: New characters, plot lines for CFP sequel

GLENDALE, Ariz. — As with any sequel, Alabama-Clemson II will have some new characters and fresh plot lines.The top-ranked Crimson Tide and No. ...

January 1st, 2017 |  


Alabama rolls back into national title game with romp over Washington

Alabama rolls back into national title game with romp over Washington

ATLANTA — Alabama is heading back to the national championship game.Bo Scarbrough and another stifling performance by Nick Saban’s defense...

December 31st, 2016 |  


Georgia Tech tops Kentucky 33-18 in TaxSlayer Bowl

Georgia Tech tops Kentucky 33-18 in TaxSlayer Bowl

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Dedrick Mills got a shoutout, some head nods and several high-fives as he walked toward the interview room at EverBank Fiel...

December 31st, 2016 |