Sports Briefing | Pro Football: Giants’ Eli Manning Says Contract Will Not Be His Focus

published about 10 hours ago
Manning said that he was comfortable playing the 2015 season in the final year of his current Giants contract and that he had set a goal of limiting himself to about eight interceptions.

Hall of Famer Bob St. Clair Dies at 84

published about 11 hours ago
Hall of Fame offensive tackle Bob St. Clair, a five-time Pro Bowler with a big personality who played all 11 of his seasons with his hometown San Francisco 49ers, died Monday. He was 84.

In Missoula, Anxiety Over Book About Campus Assaults

published about 13 hours ago
In Missoula, Anxiety Over Book About Campus Assaults
“Missoula” offers a searing view into campus sexual assaults, some by football players from the University of Montana’s beloved Grizzlies, and how victims were treated by the local justice system.

Doug Buffone, Longtime Linebacker for Bears, Dies at 70

published about 16 hours ago
Buffone, who played 14 seasons for Chicago before retiring in 1980 as the franchise’s leader in games played, as found dead in his Chicago home.

Bucs GM: Team Has Front-Runner for NFL Draft, Mum on Pick

published about 17 hours ago
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers reiterated that while "there is a leader in the clubhouse" about who they'll take with the first overall pick in the NFL draft, they are in no hurry to say who that may be.