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The Match: Tracking the $9 million match between Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods

The Match: Tracking the $9 million match between Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson warm up before The Match.(Photo: Rob Schumacher, USA TODAY Sports) The Masters is a tradition unlike any other. The Match will be an event unlike any other. After months of hype and trash talk, it’s time for Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson to put their money where their mouths are. At […]

Roach lifts Texas over No. 7 Tar Heels 92-89 at Las Vegas

Roach lifts Texas over No. 7 Tar Heels 92-89 at Las Vegas

Texas’ Kerwin Roach II, left, grabs a rebound over North Carolina’s Luke Maye during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018, in Las Vegas. (John Locher/Associated Press) By Adam Soboleski | AP November 22 at 11:40 PM LAS VEGAS — Kerwin Roach II blended aggression and good decision making, just how […]

Michigan poised to break through vs OSU, buoy playoff hopes

Michigan poised to break through vs OSU, buoy playoff hopes

Here’s what to watch in the Big Ten this week: BEST GAME No. 4 Michigan at No. 10 Ohio State The signs point to a breakthrough for Jim Harbaugh and the Wolverines (10-1, 8-0 Big Ten, No. 4 CFP). Michigan has lost six straight and 13 of the past 14 meetings but is four-point road […]

Why do the Cowboys always play on Thanksgiving?

Why do the Cowboys always play on Thanksgiving?

If it seems like the Dallas Cowboys always play on Thanksgiving, well, that’s because they do. The Cowboys’ annual tradition of playing on the American holiday, which began in 1966, originated as something of a publicity stunt for America’s Team. Following the Lions’ lead from decades earlier, the concept became an immediate success and the Cowboys […]

Former Michigan State president charged with lying in Larry Nassar investigation

Former Michigan State president charged with lying in Larry Nassar investigation

The next shoe, and it’s a big one, dropped at Michigan State University Tuesday when Lou Anna K. Simon, the school’s former president, was charged with two felonies and two misdemeanors in relation to the Larry Nassar scandal. Simon is accused of not detailing to police that she knew Nassar specifically was the subject of […]

Jared Goff, Rams Stun Patrick Mahomes, Chiefs 54-51 in Record-Breaking MNF

Jared Goff, Rams Stun Patrick Mahomes, Chiefs 54-51 in Record-Breaking MNF

Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images The Los Angeles Rams earned bragging rights until a potential rematch in the Super Bowl with an epic 54-51 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in arguably the NFL‘s game of the year. Los Angeles improved to 10-1, while its AFC foe fell to 9-2 […]

Kenny Golladay proves he can be the main weapon for Lions

Kenny Golladay proves he can be the main weapon for Lions

CLOSE Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia speaks to the media on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, after the 20-19 win over the Carolina Panthers at Ford Field. Dave Birkett, Detroit Free Press Buy Photo Detroit Lions receiver Kenny Golladay makes the game winning catch against Carolina Panthers cornerback James Bradberry in the second half on Sunday, […]

Motorsport: Teenage F3 driver flies through the air and into media platform in horror crash

Motorsport: Teenage F3 driver flies through the air and into media platform in horror crash

A German teenager race driver has revealed she is ‘fine’ just hours after a 172mph high-speed Formula Three crash left her with a fractured spine and injured several others. Sophia Floersch’s car flew off the track in a horrifying crash and into a media platform at the Macau Grand Prix on Sunday. Incredibly, the 17-year-old […]

Harvard QB Tom Stewart carted off with hip injury in final win over Yale

Harvard QB Tom Stewart carted off with hip injury in final win over Yale

Tom Stewart threw for 312 yards and three touchdowns before being wheeled off on a stretcher in the fourth quarter, leading Harvard to a 45-27 victory over Yale on Saturday at Fenway Park in the highest-scoring matchup in the 143-year history of The Game. The senior, playing his last game, scrambled for 1 yard before […]

Jazz's Donovan Mitchell on rough night: 'I've got to be smart'

Jazz's Donovan Mitchell on rough night: 'I've got to be smart'

PHILADELPHIA — His line in the box score Friday night disgusted Utah Jazz star Donovan Mitchell. “I took 35 shots. That can’t happen. Zero assists,” Mitchell said after the Jazz’s 113-107 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers. “That’s not who I am. That’s not how I play. I know I’m still being aggressive, but I’ve got […]