Olympics: The North Koreans are coming

Olympics: The North Koreans are coming

The North Koreans are coming, a surprising development that adds a bit of intrigue to the Winter Olympics.The Russians are coming, too, and probably i...

January 10th, 2018 |  


No changes for college playoff

ATLANTA — Unlike the Bowl Championship Series, the College Football Playoff was built to withstand criticism instead of shifting to respond to y...

January 4th, 2018 |  


Column: Recognizing the best — and worst — of sports in 2017

No fake news here.It’s time for the fifth annual Newby awards!We’ll doling out the highly coveted trophies (disclaimer: we don’t hav...

December 27th, 2017 |  


Climate change hits Winter Olympic prep

SAAS-FEE, Switzerland — The athletes’ half-hour commute in the Swiss Alps — up two gondolas, then through a tunnel in the world̵...

December 18th, 2017 |  


A reason to watch every bowl game

A reason to watch every bowl game

We have some bad news.It happened months ago, but there is a chance you were not paying attention when the Poinsettia Bowl passed away back in January...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Meyer makes good use of time off

Meyer makes good use of time off

COLUMBUS — Maybe it is just a statistical oddity, but after 18 years it is probably more than that.Urban Meyer’s teams have been nearly un...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Tiger cleared for golf activities

Tiger Woods is swinging a driver without pain, and his agent says doctors have cleared him to practice without limitations.Still to be determined is w...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Barrett, receivers getting more comfortable

Barrett, receivers getting more comfortable

COLUMBUS — Here’s a J.T. Barrett statistic that might have gone unnoticed by many people.In six games this season, Ohio State’s seni...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Coaches: Big Ten needs locker room reform

Coaches: Big Ten needs locker room reform

COLUMBUS — Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh and Ohio State coach Urban Meyer may not see eye-to-eye on much, but they agree on one thing — some...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Iowa, MSU ready for battle

Some things to watch in the Big Ten this week:Game of the weekIowa at Michigan State. The first full weekend of conference play kicks off with one of ...

September 28th, 2017 |