Duke Slater, a pioneer for black linemen on the Chicago Cardinals, is finally selected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame
CHICAGO — Fred W. “Duke” Slater finally received a spot in the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Wednesday. The selection thrilled football experts familiar with the hidden history of African Americans in ...
49ers general manager John Lynch named NFL executive of the year
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The 49ers on Thursday racked up another award from the Pro Football Writers of America. General manager John Lynch was named the association’s executive of the year.Lynch became ...
The Sacramento Bee
Michigan football reportedly hiring Bob Shoop, former SEC defensive coordinator
Michigan football appears to have filled one of its two staff openings.The Wolverines are reportedly hiring Bob Shoop as a defensive assistant coach, according to The Athletic’s Bruce Feldman.Shoop, 5...
Detroit Free Press
Here's where to watch the movies nominated for the most Oscars in 2020
The 2020 Oscar nominations were announced Monday morning to lots of… mixed feelings. If you want to catch up on some of the nominated films, here’s some information about where you can watch them.“For...
The Seattle Times
Buck Henry dies at 89; writer/actor/director was nominated for 2 Oscars
Multitalented movie man Buck Henry has died at age 89.The longtime actor/writer/director died of a heart attack in Los Angeles, Deadline reported.Henry was nominated for two Academy Awards in his leng...
New York Daily News
Sound Advice: Emotiva T-Zero speakers 2019 Product of the Year
Sound Advice Product of the Year 2019: This year’s award was probably determined the moment I first heard the magical sound of an exceptional pair of speakers. I first tested them in my home in Januar...
Tribune News Service
What the Golden Globes mean for '1917,' 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' and the Oscars
Five lessons learned from Sunday’s Golden Globes:1. “1917,” which entered the awards spin cycle looking like a placeholder, is now a serious Oscars contender. Big wins Sunday night for best picture (i...
Panthers' Christian McCaffrey named AP First-Team All-Pro at two positions
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The awards are coming in for Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey.McCaffrey was named Associated Press First-Team All-Pro at both running back and the flex position. This is his...
The Charlotte Observer
LSU, Heisman winner Joe Burrow have high praise for Clemson QB Trevor Lawrence
LSU safety Grant Delpit was watching Clemson and Ohio State go back and forth in the Fiesta Bowl, waiting to see who the Tigers’ opponent would be for the national championship game.One play in partic...
The State (Columbia, S.C.)
David Stern, former NBA commissioner, dead at 77
Former NBA commissioner David Stern died Wednesday afternoon, the league announced. He was 77 and had been in serious condition following surgery for a brain hemorrhage on Dec. 12.Stern was NBA commis...
New York Daily News