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NZ Football technical director Andreas Heraf must change his mentality or resign

NZ Football technical director Andreas Heraf must change his mentality or resign

LIAM HYSLOP Last updated 14:07, June 11 2018 Sky Sport Japan’s Mina Tanaka showed her class with a first half hat-trick which helped sink the Football Ferns in the women’s international in Wellington on Sunday. OPINION: New Zealanders hate being told they can’t do something. Big mountains. Small atoms. Anti-nuclear. Yacht races. Golf tournaments. Kiwis have a […]

UCLA Football LB Brandon Burton Announces Decision to Transfer (UPDATED)

UCLA Football LB Brandon Burton Announces Decision to Transfer (UPDATED)

Linebacker Brandon Burton is the latest UCLA Football player who will be leaving the program. Last night, he made the announcement on Twitter. Burton is the sixth player this week to announce that he will be leaving Westwood before next season. He follows Jackson Gibbs who announced his transfer a few hours before Burton as […]

Iowa football shares closer look at Kinnick Edge project

Iowa football shares closer look at Kinnick Edge project

After Iowa played its final home game of the 2017 college football season, construction workers immediately began working on renovations to Kinnick Stadium. The construction is part of the Kinnick Edge project, an $89 million renovation that will add more than 1,600 new premium seats as well as  restrooms and concessions, a concourse and video […]

Richard Scudamore: Premier League clubs should have safe standing choice

Richard Scudamore: Premier League clubs should have safe standing choice

The Premier League has come out in favour of allowing its clubs a “local choice” as to whether to introduce safe standing. The decision – announced by the outgoing executive chairman, Richard Scudamore – came as the Labour party demanded the government drop an intended review of safe standing and instead back its introduction without […]

Cardinals, USA Football Award Grants To Local Programs

Cardinals, USA Football Award Grants To Local Programs

​USA Football, the sport’s national governing body and a member of the U.S. Olympic Committee, and the Arizona Cardinals recently awarded grants for new equipment, uniforms and other resources to youth and scholastic football programs throughout the state of Arizona.  USA Football’s grant program will award over $1.5 million in resources to benefit young athletes […]

Former MSU football players sentenced in sex assault case

Former MSU football players sentenced in sex assault case

(WXYZ) – Three former Michigan State University football players who pleaded guilty in a sexual assault case were sentenced to 36 months probation in court on Wednesday morning. Donnie Corley Jr., Demetric Vance and Josh King all pleaded guilty to the lesser charged of seduction of an unmarried woman. Originally, King was charged with first […]

Safe standing at football: government to review all-seat policy

Safe standing at football: government to review all-seat policy

The government is poised to make its most significant shift towards allowing safe standing at football matches by commissioning a review of the policy which demands all-seat stadiums. The sports minister, Tracey Crouch, had previously been unmoved by calls to overturn the ban on standing which was introduced following the Hillsborough disaster and has been […]

Parents of Blue Earth football beating victim describe toll on family

Parents of Blue Earth football beating victim describe toll on family

BLUE EARTH, MINN. – Only a year ago, Tonya and Dale Hurley thought they had found a home for life in this southern Minnesota community of 3,400. But that was before four of their son’s high school football teammates allegedly beat him so brutally at a house party last fall that he lost consciousness. Now, […]

Notre Dame football recruiting coordinator Brian Polian continues to make positive impact on future of Irish

Notre Dame football recruiting coordinator Brian Polian continues to make positive impact on future of Irish

SOUTH BEND – A total of five National Signing Days have passed since the Notre Dame football program had a recruiting class that was rated among the 10 best in the country according to Rivals.com. The Fighting Irish have had a couple of classes that were close (11th overall) but not in the top 10. […]

North Carolina linebacker Derek Boykins commits to Gamecocks football

North Carolina linebacker Derek Boykins commits to Gamecocks football

South Carolina Gamecocks football has picked up a commitment from three-star Concord N.C. linebacker Derek Boykins. He’s part of a big group of prospects visiting USC this weekend. He is the No. 480 player nationally in the 247 Composite rankings, 30th among outside linebackers and 17th in the state of North Carolina. He chose USC […]