Will Gardner has the unenviable task of replacing Teddy Bridgewater as the University of Louisville quarterback. In three seasons, Bridgewater, a first round pick by Minnesota in May’s NFL Draft, threw for 9,817 yards and 72 touchdowns, third in school history. His 31 touchdown passes in 2013 were a new school record. Gardner appeared in [...]
Tony Vanetti: By the way: welcome home buddy. Good to talk to you. Matt Jones: It’s good to be home, and great to finally see some quality basketball. Vanetti: So the Bahamas went well. You have now scared the rest of the country with your roster of players that have just already gelled before the [...]
The 3-year-olds that reside at the top of their crop will be missing, but Saturday’s Travers Stakes at Saratoga will feature an interesting mix of current and rising stars that include a handful of horses that could be important players in the final months of American racing in 2014.
Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips joined the Louisville Bats on a Major League rehab assignment last Friday. The Bats hosted IL West rival Indianapolis at Louisville Slugger Field in a game the Bats lost resoundingly 9-0. Phillips, a three-time NL All-Star and four-time NL Gold Glover, made his first career appearance with a Reds [...]
In the confines of the black void of lightless land that was Valhalla golf course on Sunday night, with nothing to illuminate his beaming face but the full moon and the sparkle of flash coming from the world’s media, Rory McIlroy held the Wanamaker trophy aloft knowing he’d just done something truly remarkable.