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Photos: On Day 2 of LSU football practice, Tigers turn up the heat, intensity

Photos: On Day 2 of LSU football practice, Tigers turn up the heat, intensity

LSU football was on the field Saturday for Day 2 of fall camp. BR.lsufootballpractice.080618__349 LSU QBs Joe Burrow (9), Lordan Loving (8) and Andre Sale (13) throw in drills during practice Sunday. ADVOCATE STAFF PHOTO BY PATRICK DENNIS BR.lsufootballpractice.080618_167 LSU QB Justin McMillan (12) hands off to a running back in drills during LSU football […]

The best moments from the 2018 Pro Football Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony

The best moments from the 2018 Pro Football Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony

The Pro Football Hall of Fame has eight new members after Ray Lewis, Randy Moss, Brian Dawkins, Brian Urlacher, Terrell Owens, Jerry Kramer, Bobby Beathard, and Robert Brazile were inducted Saturday. While Owens opted not to travel to Canton, and instead gave his speech at his alma mater earlier in the day, seven stood on […]

Clemson in talks with 2 SEC powers for future football matchups

Clemson in talks with 2 SEC powers for future football matchups

Clemson has never been shy about facing an additional SEC team other than South Carolina as part of its out of conference schedule. That trend will continue moving forward. Tigers AD Dan Radakovich confirmed Friday that Clemson is in talks with Georgia and LSU about playing in the future. “We’re still having those conversations with […]

Urban Meyer Tweets, and the Ohio State Football Crisis Takes a Turn

Urban Meyer Tweets, and the Ohio State Football Crisis Takes a Turn

As a hastily convened Ohio State University panel formed to investigate him, embattled football coach Urban Meyer took to Twitter to change his story and fight to keep his job. Meyer, one of the nation’s winningest active football coaches, was placed on paid administrative leave this week as the school probes his response to allegations […]

Michigan football TE Tyrone Wheatley Jr. no longer with team

Michigan football TE Tyrone Wheatley Jr. no longer with team

Michigan TE Tyrone Wheatley Jr. makes a catch against Cincinnati’s Carter Jacobs in the third quarter Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017 at Michigan Stadium.(Photo: Kirthmon F. Dozier, Detroit Free Press) Michigan tight end Tyrone Wheatley Jr. is no longer with the football team, a program spokesman confirmed to the Free Press.  Wheatley, the son of former […]

Jim Harbaugh focused on making Michigan football stronger in offseason

Jim Harbaugh focused on making Michigan football stronger in offseason

CLOSE Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh takes more questions at Big Ten media days in Chicago on Monday, July 23, 2018. Nick Baumgardner, Freep Michigan Wolverines coach Jim Harbaugh watches a play during the second half of the Outback Bowl against South Carolina at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla., Monday, Jan. 1, 2018.(Photo: Junfu […]

2018 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Breaking down all 32 NFL backfields

2018 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Breaking down all 32 NFL backfields

Note: Draft Season is upon us. For the best draft party, have your draft at B-Dubs! Players receive food and drink specials, plus a free draft kit. Sign up HERE today! Some backfields are easy to figure out. Some are so messy that not even the coaches have a clear vision for what’s going to […]

Finding 2018 fantasy football sleepers, busts with running back consistency rankings

Finding 2018 fantasy football sleepers, busts with running back consistency rankings

It’s not going out on a limb to say running back is fantasy football’s most important position. Because of that, it’s fair to say RB is also the most frustrating position. Whether it’s injuries, ineffectiveness, or a time share, it’s hard to predict who will produce from year-to-year. Consistency is one of the keys to a frustration-free […]

PREP FOOTBALL: Bishop Noll suspends varsity football team for 2 years due to low numbers

PREP FOOTBALL: Bishop Noll suspends varsity football team for 2 years due to low numbers

Bishop Noll football coach Wayne Racine talked with one of his players over the weekend and the player asked, “Coach are we going to have enough kids?” Racine, in his second year at Noll, said, “Say, your prayers.” On Monday at the first day of practice only 16 players arrived, which caused the administration to […]

Football transfer rumours: Willian, Hazard and Courtois to Real Madrid?

Football transfer rumours: Willian, Hazard and Courtois to Real Madrid?

Real Madrid are ready to stump up £100m for Chelsea duo Thibaut Courtois and Willian, according to assorted Monday back-page reports. The Belgian goalkeeper has just one year left on his contract at Stamford Bridge and is understood to be pining for a return to the Spanish capital, where he spent three happy seasons on […]