Array ( )
Bills hire Chan Gailey as head coach -
. Home » Archive by Category

Articles in Local Sports

Bills hire Chan Gailey as head coach
January 19, 2010 – 11:00 pm | No Comment

Chan Gailey’s second chance to prove himself as an NFL head coach comes with plenty of challenges.

At least 30 Haiti soccer deaths in quake
January 19, 2010 – 11:00 pm | One Comment

At least 30 members of Haiti’s soccer federation, including an undetermined number of players, died in the country’s earthquake, regional soccer authorities said Tuesday.

Deuce McAllister retiring from football
January 19, 2010 – 11:00 pm | No Comment

Deuce McAllister has decided to retire from pro football, ending an injury-plagued eight-year career in which he rewrote the New Orleans Saints’ rushing records.

Out go drinking games in booze crackdown
January 19, 2010 – 11:00 pm | No Comment

Tough new rules for pubs and clubs — including a ban on drinking games like the infamous “dentist’s chair” — will be introduced in Britain this year in a bid to curb a heavy drinking culture that costs the country billions of a pounds a year.

Former Tiger Adams remembered fondly for his hard work, perseverance
January 18, 2010 – 11:15 pm | No Comment

The Clemson family lost one of its favorite sons on Sunday, with the recency of his collegiate feats in our collective memory only serving to emphasize the untimely nature of his passing.

Ready or not, Vikings must hit road to chase title
January 18, 2010 – 11:00 pm | No Comment

Brett Favre and the Minnesota Vikings have been nearly flawless this season in their raucous roofed stadium, sleek as ever on the artificial grass with the thermostat set near 70 degrees and the only breeze coming from the air conditioning ducts.

Favre, Vikings advance with 34-3 win over Cowboys
January 17, 2010 – 11:00 pm | No Comment

“This is what I came back for.”

Greg Oliver: 2010 promises to be another exciting sports year
January 15, 2010 – 11:10 pm | One Comment

When it comes to sports, 2010 won’t be found lacking in the number of storylines that will surround individuals, teams and leagues — some taking place on the field of play and some off.

Redskins officially announce Haslett’s hiring
January 15, 2010 – 11:00 pm | No Comment

The Washington Redskins say they have hired Jim Haslett as defensive coordinator, replacing the retired Greg Blache.

Bobcats’ Boyd looks to bolster stock
January 14, 2010 – 11:11 pm | No Comment

While things may not have worked out quite as he had anticipated, Seneca High School’s T.J. Boyd hasn’t spent any time feeling sorry for himself.

Clemson’s Spring Game set for 4 p.m. start
January 14, 2010 – 11:05 pm | No Comment

The Clemson football team’s Spring Game at Memorial Stadium will be held April 10 and kick off at 4 p.m., instead of the 1 p.m. start time of previous years, the school announced Thursday.

Titans RB Johnson voted AP’s top offensive player
January 13, 2010 – 11:00 pm | No Comment

That blur speeding away from opposing defenses and running off with The Associated Press 2009 NFL Offensive Player of the Year award is Chris Johnson.

Spiller’s heroics, Seneca coach changes top local stories in ’09
January 1, 2010 – 5:15 am | No Comment

As we all get ready to face the new year, and a new decade at that, there’s nothing wrong with taking one last moment to look back on the year that was in area sports, which was, as always, equal parts exciting and memorable.