| Jul 30, 2013
| 10:10 AM
Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson is on record saying he was "robbed" of the Heisman Trophy back in 2004, when he finished second in voting to USC quarterback Matt Leinart. But now that he's won the NFL's MVP award, Peterson has...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 11:42 AM
The buzz about UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley may only get louder.
He is on Heisman Trophy watch lists. He was a hot topic of conversation at Pac-12 media day. He, himself, has said, the trophy is his at some point.
But getting Hundley to strike a...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 3:04 PM
At Friday's Pac-12 media day, former Gardena Serra receiver Marqise Lee of USC offered some insights from his high school days, such as why players shouldn't be afraid to be multiple-sport athletes and how he became a top receiver.
"Work hard. That's...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 11:52 AM
Utah Coach Kyle Whittingham is hoping for a new experience this season -- having the same quarterback start the first and last games.
Whittingham said the last time that happened wa in 2008, with Brian Johnson. Sophomore Travis Wilson will try to end...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 9:09 AM
Last fall Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel became the first freshman ever to win the Heisman Trophy. Since then, however, his off-field behavior has taken over the spotlight.
Writers from around Tribune Co. will discuss whether Johnny Football...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 10:34 AM
Johnny Manziel has been under intense scrutiny ever since becoming the first freshman to win the Heisman Trophy last year.
Every word, tweet, movement has been discussed, analyzed and, more often than not, criticized, sometimes justifiably.
| Jul 15, 2013
| 10:00 PM
Ron Hextall, the legendary Philadelphia Flyers goaltender who has been the Kings' vice president/assistant general manager for seven years, is returning to Philadelphia as the team's assistant GM/director of hockey operations.
Although the move might...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 6:56 AM
Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel wasn't fulfilling some of his obligations as a counselor and coach at the Manning family football camp over the weekend and subsequently left a day early.
The words "partying" and "hangover" are being tossed around...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 7:55 AM
Tim Tebow wouldn't seem to be in a position to be picky about his employment opportunities -- not after being cut by the New England Patriots days before the start of the NFL season.
Still, if a report by Sports Illustrated's Peter King on NBC's "2013...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 7:01 PM
With the play clock on the NFL exhibition season winding toward zero, the Buffalo Bills picked up the phone over the weekend and added quarterback Matt Leinart to their roster, reviving his once-promising football career.
Leinart and the Bills have...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 4:35 PM
There will be plenty of fresh faces at Florida State games this season and one very old one.
After years of irreconcilable differences, former coach Bobby Bowden has agreed to be honored at the football kingdom he built from scratch in the 1970s....