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Ryan Newman awake, speaking with family after Daytona 500 crash

By Connor Grott Ryan Newman's inverted car is hit by Corey LaJoie (32) as Kevin Harvick (4) tries to avoid contact during the 62nd annual Daytona 500 on Monday at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla. Photo by Edwin Locke/UPI | License Photo Feb. 18 (UPI) -- NASCAR driver Ryan Newman is awake and speaking with family and [...]

2020-02-19T02:40:30+00:00February 19th, 2020|

Daytona 500 Sunday

By Alex Butler  (0) Joey Logano's Ford gets pushed towards inspection before practice for the 2020 Daytona 500 on Saturday in Daytona, Fl. Photo by Edwin Locke/UPI | License Photo Feb. 16 (UPI) -- Reigning champion Denny Hamlin is among five betting favorites to win NASCAR's 2020 Daytona 500 Sunday at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla. Hamlin, Brad [...]

2020-02-16T16:33:08+00:00February 16th, 2020|

Two Ohio State football players dismissed after rape, kidnapping accusations

By Alex Butler & Connor Grott  (0) Former Ohio State Buckeyes safety Jahsen Wint (23) is in a Columbus, Ohio, jail after being charged with rape and kidnapping. File Photo by Archie Carpenter/UPI | License Photo Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Two Ohio State University football players were dismissed from the team after authorities charged them with rape and kidnapping [...]

2020-02-13T03:36:31+00:00February 13th, 2020|

MLB players react to possible change in playoff format

By Alex Butler  (0) Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Trevor Bauer called Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred a "joke" after hearing about possible changes to the league's playoff format. File Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI | License Photo Feb. 11 (UPI) -- Major League Baseball is considering several substantial rule changes to its playoff format. Several players said [...]

2020-02-12T02:10:43+00:00February 12th, 2020|

Roger Goodell: Chiefs’ Andy Reid has ‘come into stratosphere we all expected’

By Alex Butler  (0) Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid led his team to a 31-20 victory over the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl LIV on Sunday at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla. Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo MIAMI, Feb. 3 (UPI) -- NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said Monday that Andy Reid has come "into [...]

2020-02-03T15:50:54+00:00February 3rd, 2020|

Chiefs stage another comeback to beat 49ers for Super Bowl LIV title

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback and Super Bowl LIV MVP Patrick Mahomes holds the Vince Lombardi Trophy after the Chiefs defeated the 49ers 31-20. Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo MIAMI GARDENS, Fla., Feb. 2 (UPI) -- Quarterback Patrick Mahomes threw two fourth quarter touchdown passes to lead the Kansas City Chiefs to a 31-20 comeback win over the San Francisco 49ers in [...]

2020-02-03T15:46:40+00:00February 3rd, 2020|

49ers’ Sherman: Chiefs’ speedsters, Mahomes not greatest challenge

By Alex Butler  (0) San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman was one of the best coverage defenders in the NFL this season, resulting in a second-team All-Pro selection.  Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI | License Photo MIAMI, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- San Francisco 49ers star Richard Sherman counts Patrick Mahomes among the NFL's elite, but says he's up for the challenge of taking [...]

2020-01-31T15:34:21+00:00January 31st, 2020|

Kobe Bryant saw daughter Gianna as heir to basketball legacy

Kobe Bryant was scheduled to coach his daughter Gianna in a basketball game at the Mamba Sports Academy in Thousand Oaks, Calif., before the two died in a helicopter accident Sunday in Calabasas, Calif. Photo by John McCoy/UPI | License Photo Jan. 27 (UPI) -- Kobe Bryant's daughter Gianna Bryant was a star basketball player, whom the Los Angeles Lakers legend [...]

2020-01-28T19:25:15+00:00January 28th, 2020|

Patriots WR Julian Edelman arrested, cited for…

By Connor Grott  (0) New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman is scheduled to appear in court on April 13. File Photo by Derik Hamilton/UPI | License Photo Jan. 12 (UPI) -- New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman was arrested Saturday night in Beverly Hills, Calif., and cited for misdemeanor vandalism, according to a police spokeswoman. Edelman, 33, jumped [...]

2020-01-13T20:05:53+00:00January 13th, 2020|

Kansas City Chiefs list Chris Jones, Travis Kelce as questionable vs. Texans

By Connor Grott  (0) Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones (95) didn't practice Friday because of a calf injury. File Photo by Matthew Healey/UPI | License Photo Jan. 10 (UPI) -- The Kansas City Chiefs listed defensive tackle Chris Jones and tight end Travis Kelce as questionable for Sunday's AFC divisional round playoff game against the Houston Texans. Jones failed to [...]

2020-01-11T19:32:24+00:00January 11th, 2020|