Wednesday, January 19th, 2022

Tag: football

NFL: Twice Super Bowl champion Eli Manning finds freedom off the football field

The mild-mannered, four-time Pro Bowler defined an era of New York Giants football, cutting a contrast to the National Football League’s big personalities before retiring in January 2020 with a long list of franchise...

Oklahoma to hire Brent Venables as head football coach: reports

Oklahoma has reportedly found its new football coach after Lincoln Riley departed for USC last week. The Sooners will hire Clemson defensive coordinator Brent Venables to replace the spot vacated by Riley, according to...

College Football Playoff: Alabama, Michigan, Georgia and Cincinnati make top 4

The College Football Playoff will feature Alabama, Michigan, Georgia and Cincinnati, the selection committee revealed Sunday. No. 1 Alabama will play No. 4 Cincinnati and No. 2 Michigan will play No. 3 Georgia. The...

California deaf football team, perennial underdogs, turns perceived deficit into gridiron strength

The California School for the Deaf’s varsity football team is two games away from winning the division championship for the very first time in the school’s 68-year history, according to the New York Times....

Copa Libertadores: South American football hopes to emerge from the pandemic with 3 club finals in 8 days

The championship matches of two men’s and one women’s tournaments — the Copa Sudamericana, Copa Libertadores Femenina and Copa Libertadores — are being played over the course of two weekends starting Saturday in Montevideo,...

New England Patriots shut out Atlanta Falcons in Thursday Night Football thrashing as Mac Jones shines

Their latest display of dominance came during Thursday Night Football, thrashing the lowly Atlanta Falcons 25-0 at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Rookie quarterback Mac Jones threw the only offensive touchdown of the game in the...

Monday Night Football: 49ers crush new-look Rams in ‘humbling’ second straight loss for LA

Bolstered by the acquisitions of Odell Beckham Jr. and Von Miller, the Los Angeles Rams ran out in Santa Clara on Monday Night Football looking to snap both their 49ers losing streak and bounce...

Dolphins vs Ravens: Miami stuns Baltimore in upset victory on Thursday Night Football

Star cornerback Xavien Howard forced a fumble and returned it for a 49-yard touchdown to give the Dolphins a 15-3 lead early in the fourth quarter and Justin Coleman intercepted Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson...

Emiliano Sala: Flight organizer sentenced over crash that killed football star

Sala and pilot David Ibbotson were traveling from France to Wales after Cardiff City had agreed to sign the striker from Nantes. The football star had said farewell to his former teammates before boarding...

Newcastle United: The football fans that don’t want their club owned by nation states and billionaires

The black-and-white colors of the club could be seen in every stand, on shirts and adorning flags, while a giant banner was held up to spell out some of the words from a famous...