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UPDATE: AR-15 Rifle Found In UF Football Player's Car

UPDATE: AR-15 Rifle Found In UF Football Player's Car

GAINESVILLE Fla. (WCJB) – UPDATE: Gator wide receiver Kadarius Toney was found to be in possession of an AR-15 rifle during a traffic stop on July 22. Toney was detained but not arrested after police determined he had not broken open carry laws. Toney told police the gun was a precaution because of group of […]

Five prep football games to be played at TCO Stadium

Five prep football games to be played at TCO Stadium

Eagan football coach Ben Hanson forgot to bring his phone Tuesday morning when he shared big news with two of his players. The Wildcats are moving their homecoming game 6 miles north and will be the host team for the first high school football game at the Vikings’ Twin Cities Orthopedic Stadium in Eagan. They […]

Wayne Hills football prepared for preseason push

Wayne Hills football prepared for preseason push

Mike Lamberti, Correspondent Published 4:20 a.m. ET July 31, 2018 Wayne Hills’ Jaaron Hayek was named one of the team captains in June.(Photo: George McNish/Special to NorthJersey.com) With less than 30 days until the regular-season opener in Provo, Utah, the Wayne Hills football team is beginning its final push with regular practices and three scrimmages. The Patriots […]

LIVE: Treasure Coast-area players, coaches excited about football season

LIVE: Treasure Coast-area players, coaches excited about football season

CLOSE Follow sports reporters Jon Santucci (@JonSantucci) and Dennis Jacob (@DennisJacob80) on Twitter. JON SANTUCCI/TCPALM Jensen Beach High School football coach Tim Caffey directs conditioning drills July 30, 2018, the first day of football practice.(Photo: DENNIS JACOB/TCPALM) It’s that time of year again. High school football players all along the Treasure Coast met for their […]

1st-time experiment: Hamilton football players learn healthy eating

1st-time experiment: Hamilton football players learn healthy eating

HAMILTON —  For the first-time, Hamilton High School football players had to tackle something new during their pre-season training — nutrition. The healthy game plan devised by varsity football coach Chad Murphy is to help the teens better understand they can’t block or hit at their peak condition unless their bodies are fueled by the nutrients, […]

49ers' Reuben Foster feared off-field issues could end his football career

49ers' Reuben Foster feared off-field issues could end his football career

SANTA CLARA – The 49ers’ backup quarterback can relate to how Jimmy Garoppolo felt when he filled the role of the No. 2 with the New England Patriots. That’s because C.J. Beathard feels the same way. And, furthermore, if you’re a quarterback in the NFL and you don’t believe you are the best player on […]

Jurors acquit ex-Tennessee football players in rape trial

Jurors acquit ex-Tennessee football players in rape trial

by Steve Megargee, ASSOCIATED PRESS A.J. Johnson reaches to hug a family member after a jury acquitted both Johnson and Michael Williams on aggravated rape charges Friday, July 27, 2018, in Knoxville, Tenn. Johnson and Williams were indicted on February 2015 after a woman said both men raped her during a party at Johnson’s apartment […]

Pro Football Hall of Fame: 2018 inductees, event schedule, how to watch live

Pro Football Hall of Fame: 2018 inductees, event schedule, how to watch live

The annual Pro Football Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony marks the official start of the NFL preseason. The 2018 class of Hall of Fame inductees features a loaded roster of feared defensive leaders, two of the greatest receivers of all time, and offensive line stalwarts. IYER: NFL’s 25-under-25 team Here’s everything you need to know about the Pro […]

Pac-12 football is filled with new energy thanks to five debut coaches

Pac-12 football is filled with new energy thanks to five debut coaches

Los Angeles • The Pac-12 went 1-8 in its bowl games last season, leading to a winter of external criticism and internal soul-searching for most of its programs. The league also extended its national title drought to 14 years, the longest in the Power Five. Athletic directors openly worried about the Pac-12 falling farther behind […]

UF football players face student conduct violations for on-campus confrontation with weapons

UF football players face student conduct violations for on-campus confrontation with weapons

Multiple University of Florida football players face possible university discipline after an on-campus confrontation involving airsoft guns and lying to police. The confrontation occurred at the university’s Keys Residential Complex on the evening of May 28. It involved several UF football players and a Gainesville-area gambler named Devante’ Zachery – aka “Tay Bang” – and […]