Daily Archives: February 2, 2024

MUS football defensive coordinator Mark Chubb promoted to coach

[ad_1] Memphis University School has its new football coach. Sticking to its tradition of hiring within, defensive coordinator Mark Chubb was named to the top position, the school announced in a news release Friday, which said he will step in immediately. “In a deep pool of highly qualified candidates, Mark Chubb’s background and experience stood out in the search process,” …

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SEC, Big Ten ‘advisory group’ stands as coded threat to NCAA: Figure it out, or we’ll go off ourselves

[ad_1] The SEC and Big Ten delivered a coded, read-between-the-lines message to college athletics in a 259-word release on Friday: We got this.  Essentially, the two most powerful conferences on the planet told everyone else to step aside. They’re going to figure out the future of college athletics themselves. They’re done waiting for Congressional intervention or NCAA action.  The future of college …

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NHLPA’s Walsh says Coyotes’ arena limbo ‘not the way to run a business’

[ad_1] Greg Wyshynski, ESPNFeb 2, 2024, 04:22 PM ET CloseGreg Wyshynski is ESPN’s senior NHL writer. NHLPA executive director Marty Walsh believes the Arizona Coyotes should relocate if there isn’t a suitable arena plan in place by the end of the 2023-24 NHL season. “If there’s no plan in Arizona, I would encourage a move to another location, absolutely,” said …

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Report: Seahawks to hire Leslie Frazier as assistant head coach

[ad_1] Mike Macdonald is new to the head coaching world, but the new top man in Seattle will reportedly have an experienced head coach working alongside him this season. Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reports that Leslie Frazier will be joining Macdonald’s staff as assistant head coach. Frazier was 21-32-1 as the head coach of the Vikings from 2010-2013 and …

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Carl Weathers, linebacker-turned-actor who starred in ‘Rocky’ movies, dies

[ad_1] Carl Weathers, a former NFL linebacker who became a Hollywood action movie and comedy star, playing nemesis-turned-ally Apollo Creed in the “Rocky” movies, facing off against Arnold Schwarzenegger in “Predator” and teaching golf in “Happy Gilmore,” has died. He was 76. Matt Luber, his manager, said Weathers died Thursday. His family issued a statement saying he died “peacefully in …

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Five-star WR Caleb Cunningham puts Auburn in top 12

[ad_1] Caleb Cunningham has established himself as one of the most dynamic wide receivers in the 2025 recruiting class, with college coaches being in contact with him constantly. However, the five-star out of Choctaw County High School (Miss.) has cut his list to just 12 schools. That list includes the likes of Auburn, Mississippi State, LSU, Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee, South …

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Michigan football S Quinten Johnson makes late NFL draft decision

[ad_1] There’s been a lot of uncertainty for Michigan football in recent weeks, between head coach and staff turnover to players departing for the NFL draft. One player who hadn’t announced either a return or a departure is Wolverines safety Quinten Johnson, who came on strong in his senior year. Known for two big plays in particular — a hit …

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Gary Bettman: NHL won’t interfere, influence Hockey Canada probe

[ad_1] Kristen Shilton, ESPN NHL reporterFeb 2, 2024, 04:42 PM ET CloseKristen Shilton is a national NHL reporter for ESPN. TORONTO — The NHL will not release its finding from a yearlong investigation into the alleged sexual assault of a woman by multiple players from the 2018 Canadian world junior hockey team until ongoing judicial proceedings have been completed by …

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Chiefs’ Kelce crowns Kittle best NFL tight end for huge 2023 season

[ad_1] Chiefs’ Kelce crowns Kittle best NFL tight end for huge 2023 season originally appeared on NBC Sports Bay Area Travis Kelce has nothing but respect for George Kittle and is excited to face off against his tight end counterpart in Super Bowl LVIII on Feb. 11 at Allegiant Stadium. The Kansas City Chiefs tight end spoke to reporters before …

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Michigan football names J.B. Brown as special teams coordinator to replace Jay Harbaugh

[ad_1] Los Angeles Rams coaching fellow J.B. Brown during organized team activities at California Lutheran University, June 2, 2022. Michigan football made another internal hire as head coach Sherrone Moore assembles his coaching staff. On Friday afternoon, Michigan announced J.B. Brown would be elevated from special teams analyst to special teams coordinator. Brown’s elevation came following the promotions of Kirk …

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2024 Super Bowl LVIII odds: Examining the history of Super Bowl prop bets

[ad_1] Sam Panayotovich FOX Sports Betting Analyst Betting on the Super Bowl is one of America’s favorite pastimes. Industry experts are forecasting that Super Bowl LVIII between the Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers will be the most wagered upon big game of all-time. The American Gaming Association (AGA) reported a record 50 million Americans wagered on last year’s …

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Agent’s Take: Baker Mayfield, Buccaneers teammate among NFL’s best and worst signings of 2023 season

[ad_1] The NFL’s financial landscape is being assessed through awards for the 11th straight year on CBSSports.com now that the Super Bowl LVIII matchup between the San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs is set. These awards differ from the traditional NFL honors because they are from an economic perspective emphasizing 2023 veteran acquisitions.  Players acquired by trades or in …

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