The NFL Combine: Who Won? – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalKent State running back Dri Archer ran the fastest 40-yard dash, Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel measured in shorter than expected and Miami (Fla.) punter Pat O’Donnell put … Read More

Texas Football: NFL Combine Grades, Analysis and Results for Former Longhorns – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportThe NFL combine is a week-long event where future NFL hopefuls have the opportunity to meet with NFL coaches and display their talents with the hopes of improving their … Read More

Missing Adamsville man found safe tonight in Nashville shelter, reunited with … – al.com (blog)

Missing Adamsville man found safe tonight in Nashville shelter, reunited with …al.com (blog)ADAMSVILLE, Alabama — An Adamsville man with special needs who had been missing since Saturday night has been … Read More

NFL draft: AJ McCarron gets feisty at combine defending himself against critics – Yahoo Sports (blog)

Yahoo Sports (blog)Why would he have? McCarron had one of the most successful college careers any quarterback has ever had, winning two national titles and a 36-4 record. But he … Read More

Liberal lightning rod Bill Maher talks marijuana reform, Justin Bieber and his … – The Birmingham News – al.com

Liberal lightning rod Bill Maher talks marijuana reform, Justin Bieber and his …The Birmingham News – al.comBIRMINGHAM, Alabama — Stand-up comic and liberal-minded lightning rod Bill Maher will make his … Read More

These Ants Are Just Crazy! – Guardian Liberty Voice

Guardian Liberty VoiceFire ants have been invading the American South for years. Originally introduced through an accidental importation from a docked cargo ship in Alabama, these venomous ants have spread … Read More

Julio Teheran, Braves reach terms – ESPN

ESPNKISSIMMEE, Fla. — Right-hander Julio Teheran and the Atlanta Braves agreed to terms on a six-year, $32.4 million contract on Friday with a club option for the 2020 season. The … Read More

Taylor Swift and Lorde: Songwriting Soul Sisters – CMT.com

CMT.comLorde, 17, recently helped Swift celebrate her 24th birthday when she was in Australia, and now, the two reportedly text about shopping. “Taylor’s super good at this stuff,” Lorde said. … Read More

Cal’s Brendan Bigelow, Stanford’s David Yankey Two Of 102 Players Given Special Eligibility For NFL Draft

Brendan Bigelow, the Cal Football running back who dazzled California students, alumns, and the nation with his amazing 2012 performance against Ohio State, will join 102 other NCAA college football … Read More

Obama’s restrictions on NSA surveillance rely on narrow definition of ‘spying’ – Washington Post

Washington PostPresident Obama said Friday, in his first major speech on electronic surveillance, that “the United States is not spying on ordinary people who don’t threaten our national security.” Obama … Read More

2014 NFL Draft: Mel Kiper Jr. Projects Johnny Manziel Will Go #1 Overall – NFL Mocks

NFL MocksMel Kiper Jr. is the grandfather of NFL Draft analysis, so when he speaks, people tend to listen. Kiper recently released his first mock draft of the 2014 offseason, … Read More

Netflix exposed as net neutrality rules gutted – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSAN FRANCISCO – Netflix may be exposed to higher costs in the wake of a major court decision that voided rules governing Internet access known as net neutrality. On … Read More

Will Net Neutrality Ruling Make Web More Like Cable? – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalA federal court has ruled against the so-called ‘Open Internet’ rules, but what’s the long term impact on consumers and tech companies? High Definition columnist Farhad Manjoo untangles … Read More

Jeremy Pruitt to leave Florida State for Georgia – USA TODAY

USA TODAYFresh off winning a national title with Florida State, defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt is expected to be hired for the same position at Georgia, a person familiar with the … Read More

Lane Kiffin is Alabama’s new offensive coordinator – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.com“We want to thank the University of Alabama and Coach Saban for this tremendous opportunity, and we feel humbled and honored to be a part of the Crimson Tide family,” … Read More

Hot Property | Ex-coach Kiffin to give up his yardage – The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesUSC’s recently terminated head football coach, Lane Kiffin, and his wife, Layla, have listed their home in Manhattan Beach, Calif., at $6.995 million. Related. Most Popular Comments. Hide … Read More

Lane Kiffin calling plays at Alabama? This could actually work – USA TODAY

USA TODAYIt was a nearly perfect Twitterbomb. Combine Alabama and Nick Saban and Lane Kiffin — Lane Kiffin! — and, well, it’s roll snark, roll. Here’s one random example from … Read More

Alabama’s Nick Saban hires Lane Kiffin as offensive coordinator – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLane Kiffin will be back in the Southeastern Conference, this time serving as Alabama’s offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. The university made the announcement on in a news release … Read More

AP Source: Michigan Adding Doug Nussmeier to Staff – ABC News

ABC NewsA person familiar with the process says the University of Michigan is hiring Doug Nussmeier to be Brady Hoke’s offensive coordinator. The person spoke Thursday morning to The Associated … Read More

Keep up (or catch up!) with the latest from the BCS National Championship – USA TODAY

USA TODAYIt all comes down to this. No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 Auburn will face off in the BCS title game at 8:30 p.m. ET. The game will be … Read More

Florida State on pace for historic dominance – USA TODAY

USA TODAYNEWPORT BEACH, Calif. — Because Florida State hasn’t been here in more than a decade, because its brand had been so diminished by the time Bobby Bowden finally stepped … Read More

Upset alert: No. 11 Oklahoma scours No. 3 Alabama in Sugar Bowl – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comDefending BCS champion Alabama ended its season with consecutive losses, falling to Oklahoma 45-31 in the Sugar Bowl on Thursday. Alabama entered the game as a 16.5-point favorite. Jalen Saunders … Read More

Tide’s 10 defining moments of 2013: No. 1 – In dominant fashion, Alabama wins … – The Birmingham News – al.com

The Birmingham News – al.com1 – In dominant fashion, Alabama wins 3rd BCS national title in 4 seasons. -043a899c29648334.jpg. Alabama head coach Nick Saban is dunked with Gatorade in the … Read More

NY, NJ drivers better than those in South: statistics – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsWhen it comes to driving, New Yorkers put their Southern counterparts to shame. Southern states dominate this year’s list of the nation’s worst drivers, with Louisiana, South … Read More