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December 7, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

The NFL: A league of constant hypocrisy

Policing players by a nonexistent rule book and play-it-by eartactics has football fans and figures in disarray

When breaking a rule or even a law, more often than not, the punishment of said violation is usually something that can be anticipated.  Not in the National Football League.  More...

Steelers rallying around injured Shazier in preparation for Ravens

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ryan Shazier’s locker sat untouched in a corner of the Pittsburgh Steelers locker room Wednesday save for one little piece: his yellow No. More...

NFL commissioner Goodell signs 5-year contract extension

NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Goodell has signed a fiveyear contract extension to remain commissioner of the NFL through 2024.  A memo from the NFL’s compensation committee to team owners and obtained Wednesday by The Associated Press confir More...

Eli Manning back as starting QB for Giants against Cowboys

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Braves non-tender former Slippery Rock product Matt Adams

ATLANTA (AP) — The Braves have non-tendered Matt Adams, making the hulking first baseman a free agent a few months after acquiring him from St. More...

Leader Times Football Contest

Week 13

With 14 correct answers the winner is Pat Peat of Kittanning.   More...

Boone knows he’s a rookie who has to prove himself to Yanks

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Boone was pulling into the driveway of his home in Scottsdale, Arizona, last Thursday, bringing 8-yearold daughter Bella home from school so his wife could drive her to a dance lesson, and he noticed a missed call from Bri More...

LEADER TIMES SPORTS FACT OF THE DAY

BULLS AND WHITE  SOX OWNER JERRY REINSDORF CONTINUED  TO PAY MICHAEL  JORDAN HIS REPORTED $4 MILLION BASKETBALL  SALARY WHILE HE WAS  EXPERIMENTING WITH  BASEBALL.   More...

Troy Vincent: NFL to look at video reviews for targeting

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL will look into adding targeting as a specific category for video review.  Troy Vincent, the league’s football operations chief, says it is on the agenda to discuss with the competition committee and the player More...

Ding-A-Lings Scholar Athlete

Parents - John & Tina Fox of Templeton  Sports - Volleyball and Softball  Activities - Leo club, Student Council, Class Vice President, Prom Committee, News reported for Indiana Gazette. More...

Pitt signs Pat Narduzzi to new 7-year contract

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh has signed coach Pat Narduzzi to a new contract that will keep him with the Panthers through the 2024 season.  The school announced the deal Wednesday. Financial details were not disclosed.  More...

HOF QB Warren Moon sued for sexual harassment

Hall of Fame quarterback Warren Moon has been accused of sexual harassment by an assistant for his sports marketing firm, according to a lawsuit filed in California.  More...

Penn State’s Barkley, Iowa’s Jewell highlight AP All-Big Ten team

Penn State’s Saquon Barkley is the offensive player of the year for the second straight season and Iowa linebacker Josey Jewell is defensive player of the year on The Associated Press All- Big Ten Conference team released Wednesday.  More...

AP Player of the Year finalists: Mayfield, Love, Jackson

Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield, Stanford running back Bryce Love and Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson are the finalists for The Associated Press college football Player of the Year.  The winner will be announced Thursday. More...

Evans says Giants have parameters of potential Stanton trade

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Giants general manager Bobby Evans confirmed on San Francisco’s flagship radio station KNBR that the club has reached the parameters of a potential trade for Miami slugger Giancarlo Stanton.  Evans said Giants ex More...

Bowling Results

Boys: Armstrong 2780, St. Joe’s 2540  Girls: Armstrong 2304, St. More...

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