Home » Archives by category » SPORTS (Page 20)

How football evolution, and terminology, are changing the way we talk about Defense – Behind the Steel Curtain (blog)

How football evolution, and terminology, are changing the way we talk about Defense – Behind the Steel Curtain (blog)

Language. It’s the basis of all communication. In order for that communication to be effective, not only must two people be speaking the same language, but the meaning of the vocabulary used must be the same. I’ll share a personal example of when there was not a shared understanding of vocabulary: Last spring, my fiance’, […]

Funeral service today for Rice Owls football star Blain Padgett – KTRK-TV

Funeral service today for Rice Owls football star Blain Padgett – KTRK-TV

KTRK-TV Funeral service today for Rice Owls football star Blain PadgettKTRK-TVFuneral services will be held today in Beaumont for Rice Owls football player Blain Padgett. Padgett, a star defensive end for the team, died last week. His service begins at 2 p.m. at Wesley United Methodist Church in Beaumont. Padgett will then be …

Protesters shut down Temple football stadium town hall – Philly.com

Protesters shut down Temple football stadium town hall – Philly.com

Protesters shut down a Temple University town hall meeting called to discuss plans for a controversial football stadium within 10 minutes of its start Tuesday. Advertisment of Gallery: Community members for months had asked Temple to hold a public forum to hear from residents upset about the proposal and to answer […]

UT Vols spring football: Will playmaker emerge at wide receiver? – Knoxville News Sentinel

UT Vols spring football: Will playmaker emerge at wide receiver? – Knoxville News Sentinel

CLOSE UT Vols coach Jeremy Pruitt holds a press conference on Signing Day 2017. UT Sports Tennessee wide receiver Marquez Callaway (1) catches a touchdown pass past Vanderbilt cornerback Tre Herndon (31) last season.(Photo: Michael Patrick/News Sentinel) This is Part V of a series examining the outlook for Tennessee at each position in advance of […]

Is It Okay to Watch Football? – The Nation.

Is It Okay to Watch Football? – The Nation.

The Green Bay Packers’ Jermichael Finley is taken off the field on a stretcher after being injured after a catch during the second half of an NFL football game. (AP Photo / Tom Lynn) EDITOR’S NOTE:&nbspThis article originally appeared in the Winter 2018 issue of Jacobin. Thank you for signing up. For more from The […]

Blain Padgett, Rice University football player, found dead in apartment – CBS News

Blain Padgett, Rice University football player, found dead in apartment – CBS News

HOUSTON — Rice University has confirmed the death of student Blain Padgett, a player for the school’s football team, CBS affiliate KHOU-TV reports. Padgett was found dead in his off-campus apartment on Friday. Padgett, 21, was a junior at the university and a defensive end on the university football team. The cause of death was […]

IU football player, former player arrested on drug dealing charges – Indianapolis Star

IU football player, former player arrested on drug dealing charges – Indianapolis Star

Buy Photo FILE – IU football player Johnny Albomonte was arrested Friday on drug dealing charges/(Photo: Jenna Watson/IndyStar)Buy Photo BLOOMINGTON – Two members of last season’s IU football team, walk-on defensive backs Johnny Albomonte and Thomas Henderson, were both arrested on felony drug charges Friday. According to a statement to IndyStar from Capt. Steve Kellams […]

College Football Quarterbacks Ready to Break Out in 2018 – Bleacher Report

College Football Quarterbacks Ready to Break Out in 2018 – Bleacher Report

0 of 10 Christian Petersen/Getty Images The 2017 crop of quarterbacks who declared for the draft has the potential to be special in the pros, with Oklahoma’s Baker Mayfield, Louisville’s Lamar Jackson, Wyoming’s Josh Allen, Oklahoma State’s Mason Rudolph, USC’s Sam Darnold and UCLA’s Josh Rosen leading the way. That’s a star-studded lineup that posted […]

UTC football team puts offseason emphasis on developing running game – Chattanooga Times Free Press

UTC football team puts offseason emphasis on developing running game – Chattanooga Times Free Press

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football coach Tom Arth and his staff have gone to great lengths to make sure the Mocs’ 2018 season does not mirror their 2017 campaign in any way, shape or form. Perhaps at no position is that more evident than running back. Running back Tyrell Price came to UTC after […]

LSU basketball might not sign Shaq's son, but football might gain NFL legacy – SECcountry.com

LSU basketball might not sign Shaq's son, but football might gain NFL legacy – SECcountry.com

LSU football is in the news every day, and the Bayou Bengal Briefing is here to keep you updated with the latest headlines five mornings a week. Join us every Monday through Friday for the biggest news on Tigers football, recruiting, baseball and more. Enjoy! Sons and sons The two biggest news items from the LSU recruiting trail […]