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NFL running back Adrian Peterson hosts football camp in Houston

NFL running back Adrian Peterson hosts football camp in Houston

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — NFL running back Adrian Peterson hosted his All Day Elite Camp at St. Thomas High School for kids in the Houston area Saturday. First through 8th graders participated in the camp, while high school athletes are set to participate Sunday. This is an opportunity for campers to learn the fundamentals of […]

CONIFA World Football Cup is soccer showdown for not-quite countries

CONIFA World Football Cup is soccer showdown for not-quite countries

Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE LONDON — In the so-called beautiful game, the beauty is sometimes on the inside. While soccer’s super-rich stars are preparing for Thursday’s glitzy opening ceremony at the 2018 World Cup in Russia, an altogether less glamorous contest is […]

9 Football Players Suing U of M for Racial, Gender Discrimination in Sexual Assault Investigation

9 Football Players Suing U of M for Racial, Gender Discrimination in Sexual Assault Investigation

A female student accused several Gopher football players of sexual assault in September, 2016. After a police investigation, the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office declined to press criminal charges. However, 10 players were initially suspended, leading to a highly-publicized bowl game boycott and eventually a coaching change. RELATED: KSTP Exclusive: 80-Page Report Outlines U of M Investigation […]

McMillen Retires After Long Run in Football Ops

McMillen Retires After Long Run in Football Ops

By Mike Houck Assistant A.D. / Strategic Communications JUNE 07, 2018 NORMAN — Matt McMillen, Oklahoma’s longtime assistant athletics director for football operations, announced Thursday that he is retiring from the university after 19 years in the role. McMillen, who joined the OU football program before the 1999 season when Bob Stoops was hired as […]

Grand Jury Doesn't Indict Two Baylor Football Players Accused Of Sexual Assault

Grand Jury Doesn't Indict Two Baylor Football Players Accused Of Sexual Assault

Photo: LM Otero (AP) A McLennan County grand jury decided on Wednesday not to indict Baylor football players John Arthur and Tre’von Lewis, two redshirt freshmen who were under investigation for possible sexual assault. The investigation stemmed from an incident on the night of Nov. 11, 2017, which was listed in Baylor’s online crime log […]

Football transfer rumours: Caglar Soyuncu to Liverpool or Arsenal?

Football transfer rumours: Caglar Soyuncu to Liverpool or Arsenal?

The Mill loves the World Cup. The history, the colour, the stories, the triumphs, the disasters … they’re all very well. But the best thing about the World Cup, of course, is that it’s Football’s Biggest Shop Window, a giant six-week Selfridges display crammed with unheralded Serbian centre-halves and little-known players from the South Korean […]

Trump Is Going to Lose His War on Football

Trump Is Going to Lose His War on Football

Before yesterday, Donald Trump’s campaign to demonize protesting NFL players seemed to be completely in hand. Trump had utterly cowed the league’s owners into banning protests against police brutality, and had achieved at least some success in casting the players as unpatriotic. But his tantrum against the Philadelphia Eagles places him in a highly vulnerable […]

Michigan football notes: South Africa, night games, alternate jerseys

Michigan football notes: South Africa, night games, alternate jerseys

ALLENDALE, Mich. — Despite the potential logistical challenges, Michigan’s planned trip next spring to South Africa is a go. At least, that’s what Jim Harbaugh says. “It’s full speed (ahead),” Harbaugh told reporters on Sunday at Grand Valley State University, site of the “Best of the Midwest” camp. “The only foreseeable obstacle … it’d be […]

'Honorary Owl,' who developed special bond with Rice football, dies at 10

'Honorary Owl,' who developed special bond with Rice football, dies at 10

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Referee shows green card in CONIFA World Football Cup match

Referee shows green card in CONIFA World Football Cup match

Last Updated: 03/06/18 10:08am The referee shows a green card in the Padania v Tuvalu match at the CONIFA World Football Cup at Coles Park in Haringey (image courtesy of CONIFA) The first use of a green card by a referee was the big talking point at the CONIFA World Football Cup in London on […]