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Wisconsin football: 3 things Badgers need to accomplish on recruiting trail in May

Wisconsin football: 3 things Badgers need to accomplish on recruiting trail in May

Each month, Wisconsin beat reporter Jesse Temple will take a look at the Badgers’ recruiting to-do list here on Land of 10. This outlook focuses on three concerns for the program’s recruiting efforts in the weeks ahead. In this edition, we’ll look at what Wisconsin needs to accomplish in May. Wisconsin’s recruiting efforts in April […]

Playing football young may mean earlier cognitive, emotional problems

Playing football young may mean earlier cognitive, emotional problems

Story highlights A study looked at hundreds of football players, most of them with the brain disease CTE The younger a player with CTE was when they started, the earlier their problems began Researchers from the Boston University School of Medicine and VA Boston Healthcare System studied nearly 250 football players, of whom 211 were […]

Experts: Two LSU football players could go in 1st round of 2019 NFL Draft

Experts: Two LSU football players could go in 1st round of 2019 NFL Draft

LSU didn’t have a player selected in the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft. But early indications are that’s likely to change in 2019. According to several draft projections, the Tigers have two players who might draw first-round attention in 2019. Defensive back Greedy Williams is in ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper’s 2019 top […]

UCLA Football: Three Bruins sign as undrafted free agents

UCLA Football: Three Bruins sign as undrafted free agents

With the 2018 NFL Draft in the books, former UCLA football linemen Najee Toran, Jacob Tuioti-Mariner and Matt Dickerson are set to sign pro contracts after going undrafted. It is all over, America. The NFL Draft has concluded for another year and 32 teams have restocked their roster. Most did so by way of the […]

David de Gea will not leave Man Utd, says Jose Mourinho

David de Gea will not leave Man Utd, says Jose Mourinho

By James Dale Last Updated: 28/04/18 12:02am David de Gea is going nowhere, says Jose Mourinho Jose Mourinho says there is “no chance” David de Gea will leave Manchester United this summer. De Gea believes this season, his seventh at United, has been his best campaign at Old Trafford, and The Sun have reported the […]

UPDATE: Investigation underway in ex-football player's arrest after video surfaces

UPDATE: Investigation underway in ex-football player's arrest after video surfaces

A former college football player was slammed to the ground and choked until he said he was unconscious during an arrest by Henry County police officers in a shopping center parking lot, cellphone video of the attack shows.  Desmond Marrow, 30, a former University of Toledo cornerback, detailed the Dec. 2 arrest in a lengthy […]

2018 NFL Draft fantasy football live blog, pick analysis

2018 NFL Draft fantasy football live blog, pick analysis

After months of mocks and pro days and workouts and takes, we’ve finally made it. Welcome, to the 2018 NFL Draft. It feels great to be here. The draft is one of my favorite events on the NFL calendar, and this year’s offering figures to be one of the most wild, entertaining, and potentially franchise-altering […]

Shaquem Griffin – the NFL prospect with one hand

Shaquem Griffin – the NFL prospect with one hand

Shaquem Griffin is just one of hundreds of college players hoping to achieve their dreams and be selected in this week’s NFL Draft – but he’s different from the rest. Griffin, 22, suffered from amniotic band syndrome that resulted in the amputation of his left hand when he was four years old, but he continued […]

Leeds United, their Myanmar muddle and football's most boggling tours

Leeds United, their Myanmar muddle and football's most boggling tours

By the time you read this column, ideally, it will have been overtaken by fast-moving events involving Leeds United and the Myanmar regime accused of ethnic cleansing and multiple human rights abuses. However, at the time of going to so-called press, Leeds had delightedly announced they had booked a two-match tour of Myanmar, with planned […]

Vols coach Jeremy Pruitt has to earn this Nick Saban impersonation

Vols coach Jeremy Pruitt has to earn this Nick Saban impersonation

CLOSE Tennessee coach Jeremy Pruitt wasn’t thrilled by the attendance at the spring game Tennessee Head Coach Jeremy Pruitt walks on the field during the Tennessee Volunteers Orange & White spring game at Neyland Stadium in Knoxville, Tennessee on Saturday, April 21, 2018.(Photo: Calvin Mattheis/News Sentinel) Nick Saban didn’t start out like this, you know. […]