| Aug 1, 2013
| 9:29 AM
Russia's sports minister said Thursday that the country will enforce its new anti-gay laws during the 2014 Olympics in Sochi.
The law, which was signed by President Vladimir Putin in late June, bans "propaganda of nontraditional sexual relations,"...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 8:59 AM
Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy said his relationship with Riley Cooper will change after Cooper recently used a racist slur for black people.
“He said how he felt,” McCoy said, according to CSNPhilly.com. “He’s...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 2:15 PM
A video went viral Wednesday of Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper making a racist comment at a Kenny Chesney concert.
Chesney was not pleased and decided to weigh in on the incident.
"All I do is get off my bus and try to give the fans all...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 9:47 AM
In one of the least shocking announcements of summer, two-time defending national champion Alabama has opened at No. 1 in USA Today's preseason college football poll.
UCLA, coming off a 9-5 season, is No. 21 and USC, 7-6 last year, is No. 24....
| Aug 20, 2013
| 8:21 PM
Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller received a six-game suspension under the NFL's substance-abuse policy Tuesday, taking away the best defensive player from a team many expect to make a run at the Super Bowl.
The league wanted a longer penalty for the...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 6:10 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Chip Kelly's star receiver at the University of New Hampshire had a standard comeback when a defensive player talked trash.
Recalled record-breaking pass catcher David Ball: "Whenever they would chirp, the only thing I would say...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 7:45 AM
With 15 days to go before the start of the NFL regular season, the Oakland Raiders don’t have their answer at quarterback.
Presumed starter Matt Flynn played poorly in Friday’s exhibition game against Chicago, completing three of six...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 7:40 AM
Former USC quarterback and current Philadelphia Eagles rookie Matt Barkley married longtime girlfriend Brittany Langdon over the weekend.
Though Trojans fans have gotten to know Barkley pretty well over the last four years (and even more if they...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 6:01 PM
Former USC quarterback Matt Barkley and the Philadelphia Eagles agreed to terms on a four-year contract, the NFL team announced on its website.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Barkley was selected by the Eagles in the fourth round of the draft,...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 7:02 AM
Philadelphia Eagles rookie Matt Barkley, who started all four years in both high school and college, said he’s enjoying the luxury of staying in the background and learning as he transitions to the NFL.
“I think right now is the least amount...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 4:45 PM
NEW ORLEANS — Just when this week's Super Bowl celebration reaches its bourbon-fueled, Cajun-spiced peak, the football player with the most to celebrate will be leaving.
On the 25th anniversary of the game in which he became the first and only...