PARADISE VALLEY, Ariz. - Major League Baseball and its players' union will begin contract talks soon with none of the rancor and lockout threats that are plaguing the NFL and NBA.
Listen to the players and their labor dispute with the NFL comes down to something no rational union in a thriving industry would accept: Work longer and get paid less.
The grizzled old veteran rabbit hunters will tell you that cold miserable weather equates to prime rabbit hunting. If that is the case we should be good to go right now. Rabbit season opened in Georgia on November 13th and goes through February 28th so you still have about six weeks left to hit the woods and fields. The daily bag limit is twelve per hunter. If you don't have beagles but want to learn about this intriguing small game sport, just ask around to find guys who go on a regular basis. If you are persistent you'll ...
Forget all that talk about automatic-qualifying conferences vs. leagues without automatic BCS bids. The little guys against the big boys.
The college football season is officially in the books.
DENVER - Carmelo Anthony doesn't think a trade to New Jersey is imminent and he expressed remorse Monday that teammate Chauncey Billups' name has been dragged into this drama.
SEATTLE - Jokes, lightweights, laughingstocks.
FRISCO, Texas - Bo Levi Mitchell led three straight late touchdown drives, the finale coming with 2:47 left, leading Eastern Washington to a 20-19 victory over Delaware and its first FCS championship.
KAPALUA, Hawaii - Robert Garrigus, the biggest hitter on the PGA Tour, is leading the Tournament of Champions thanks to one of the shortest clubs in his bag.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - All this talk about the unstoppable offenses set to be unleashed by No. 1 Auburn and No. 2 Oregon in the BCS title game is enough to make a defensive coordinator's head spin.
NEW YORK - After a narrow miss last year, Bert Blyleven told voters they finally got it right by sending him into the Hall of Fame along with Roberto Alomar.
KAPALUA, Hawaii - Anthony Kim wants 2011 to be a season that changes his career.
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GREENVILLE, S.C. - First-year head coach Bruce Fowler has named a defensive coordinator, hired a second defensive assistants and retained two offensive coaches for his staff at Furman.
If there's one good thing about the Bowl season, it's that you get a lot of interesting matchups between teams that don't otherwise get a chance to meet.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - A short work week couldn't slow the Atlanta Falcons' high-scoring offense.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - Now that Elijah Hood is feeling his best, it was only a matter of time before he played like it.
LEXINGTON, Ky. - Rodrigo Blankenship's 25-yard field goal as time expired gave Georgia a 27-24 victory over Kentucky on Saturday night and ended the Bulldogs ...
Grab a cup of coffee and spend some time re-living the Georgia Southern Eagles sweeping the Sun Belt Conference through the eyes of Herald Staff ...