Shereen Marisol Meraji
Sep 5, 2012 Added attention expands players' opportunities, but may heighten focus on athletics above academics.
Aug 9, 2012 Shannon Eastin will be making her historic NFL debut tonight as a temporary replacement. That's because the league locked out its regular refs as part of an ongoing dispute over salary and retirement benefits.
Jul 24, 2012 As of last weekend, 18-year-old cornerback Ross Douglas was headed to Penn State to play football as a Nittany Lion; he's now de-committed in the wake of the NCAA sanctions on the school. He and his mother talk about the difficult decision.
Jul 23, 2012 This morning the NCAA announced an array of penalties against Penn State University for allegedly covering up the sexual abuse of Jerry Sandusky. The penalties include a $60 million fine, a four-year bowl game ban, and a 40 percent cut in scholarships.
Jul 23, 2012 This morning the NCAA handed down its penalties to Penn State for the child sex abuse scandal. The Penn State football team is barred from all bowl games for four years and faces a $60 million fine.
May 4, 2012 Super Bowl winning defensive tackle Warren Sapp discusses his recent bankruptcy filing and the lessons it has taught him.
Mar 19, 2012 Quarterback Payton Manning heads for Denver, which leaves the popular but uneven Tebow in football purgatory.
Jan 31, 2012 Animals across the country are predicting who will win this year's Super Bowl.
Jan 25, 2012 That old adage about defense winning the game? Not true.