Football

July 05, 2017 - 5:17 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Two former Penn State administrators are eligible for work release while they serve a few months in jail after pleading guilty to child endangerment over their handling of a 2001 complaint about former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky. A judge on Wednesday gave former...
Read More
July 05, 2017 - 7:44 am
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State University is suing former assistant football coach Bob Shoop for breach of contract, alleging he owes the university nearly $900,000. According to the lawsuit filed in June, Shoop was required by contract to pay the university half his base salary for any...
Read More
July 05, 2017 - 3:10 am
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State University has filed a lawsuit against former assistant football coach Bob Shoop for breach of contract, alleging he owes the university nearly $900,000. According to the lawsuit filed in June, Shoop was required by contract to pay the university half his base...
Read More
July 03, 2017 - 8:27 am
TURTLE CREEK, Pa. (AP) — A former Pittsburgh-area high school football star has been found shot to death along a secluded road. Allegheny County homicide detectives say 19-year-old Jeremiah Isaiah Jones was found slain along a wooded section of Lougeay (LOO'-gay) Road in Wilkins Township about 3 a...
Read More
June 30, 2017 - 1:33 pm
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have locked up another member of their stellar 2014 draft class, agreeing to a five-year extension to keep guard Gabe Jackson under contract through the 2022 season. A person familiar with the deal said Friday that it is worth $56 million. The person spoke...
Read More
June 29, 2017 - 2:37 pm
The roster of NFL officials this season will include eight rookies on the field and the league's first female instant replay official in the booth. Terri Valenti, who has worked on instant replay for the NFL for the past five years, was promoted to the role of the officials who are part of each of...
Read More
FILE - This Jan. 16, 2017 file photo shows then-President Barack Obama talking with Cubs manager Joe Maddon, center, and co-owner Laura Ricketts, left, during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, where the president honored the 2016 World Series Champion baseball team. Maddon and some members of the Chicago Cubs will visit the White House on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 though it’s not an official visit with President Donald Trump. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
June 27, 2017 - 10:26 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Manager Joe Maddon and some of the Chicago Cubs will visit the White House on Wednesday, though it's not an official visit with President Donald Trump. Maddon said Tuesday that he was going out of respect for the Ricketts family, which owns the Cubs and donated to Trump's campaign...
Read More
This photo provided by the Brown County Sheriff's Department in Green Bay, Wis., shows former Green Bay Packers running back Ahman Green, who was booked into jail Monday, June 26, 2017, on suspicion of child abuse for an incident that occurred Sunday. (Brown County Sheriff's Department via AP)
June 26, 2017 - 7:43 pm
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Former Green Bay Packers running back Ahman Green was charged Monday with felony child abuse after his 15-year-old daughter told police he punched her in the face. Green, 40, is also charged with disorderly conduct in the incident late Sunday in the Green Bay suburb of...
Read More
This photo provided by the Brown County Sheriff's Department in Green Bay, Wis., shows former Green Bay Packers running back Ahman Green, who was booked into jail Monday, June 26, 2017, on suspicion of child abuse for an incident that occurred Sunday. (Brown County Sheriff's Department via AP)
June 26, 2017 - 5:09 pm
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Former Green Bay Packers running back Ahman Green was charged Monday with felony child abuse after his 15-year-old daughter told police he punched her in the face. Green, 40, is also charged with disorderly conduct in the incident late Sunday in the Green Bay suburb of...
Read More
June 26, 2017 - 3:39 pm
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Vikings wide receiver Michael Floyd is expected to appear in an Arizona court after being flagged for failed alcohol tests that are part of his monitoring for house arrest in Minnesota. The Scottsdale City Court hearing Monday will give Floyd a chance to make his case...
Read More

Pages