| Jan 22, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Jerry Sandusky, the longtime assistant coach who is the focus of child sex abuse allegations that led to the firing of Joe Paterno as Penn State football coach, issued a statement Sunday offering condolences to the Paterno family. “This is......
| Aug 9, 2012
| 6:33 AM
Quarterback Johnny Stanton of Santa Margarita played pretty well in 2011, passing for 2,439 yards and 13 touchdowns while rushing for 1,428 yards and 21 touchdowns. He enters 2012 about the same height, 6 feet 2, and the same weight,......
| Mar 7, 2012
| 9:37 PM
Thursday’s Highlights: 'Inside Comedy' on Showtime...
| Jan 23, 2012
During a six-decade career, Joe Paterno transformed sleepy Penn State University into a national football power, creating a legacy that no one thought could be beaten — or tarnished.
But the Ivy League-educated coach who demanded that his players...
| Oct 29, 2012
Five things to watch this week in college football.
1. The good news about Alabama at Louisiana State this week is that it appears the schools will play only once this season. Unless, of course, Alabama loses and LSU goes on to win the Southeastern...
| Oct 15, 2012
Oregon fans have been advised to stay away from sharp objects following their beloved Ducks' disturbing No. 3 debut in the first Bowl Championships Series standings.
Third in the BCS is like fourth in the Olympics, but the good news is that this is the...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 3:40 PM
Unbuckling the mailbag:
Question: USC vs. The USC: What's it going to take to have a real rivalry going?
Answer: Let's go right to the expert in this field, Clemson Coach Dabo Swinney. I think everyone would agree he has no...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 5:10 PM
The wife cooks every year or so, and there is no exaggeration there. Every night we eat out.
That's why we live in Placentia and can't afford Pacific Palisades.
It's not that she can't cook; it's just that we've been married for 40 years. She thinks...
| Oct 18, 2012
USC would break offensive air-speed records, Matt Barkley was a lock for the Heisman Trophy and Oregon State Coach Mike Riley needed thicker pants for the hot seat he was sitting on.
Arkansas was the team to beat in the SEC West — it seems so silly...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 5:14 PM
USC can get back in the national hunt only if it adopts our 10-step self-help program.
The plan does not involve blending wheat grass with beets and carrot juice or walking over hot coals. It does require some post-Andrew luck, the boys catching a few...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 4:05 PM
Here is some weekend pigskin to chew on:
—How hot will it get for Texas?
You thought things couldn't get worse after the Longhorns got scorched by Oklahoma last week at the State Fair of Texas. Friday, though, came word that "Big Tex," the 52-foot...