No team left out of the FCS playoffs last season may have had a better argument for an at-large bid than Chattanooga.
The fact that we look to Roger Goodell and the NFL to take the lead on any number of social issues should say more about us as a society than the commissioner or the league he lords over.
The Memphis Grizzlies have named Bob Donewald Jr. as the new head coach of their D-League affiliate, the Iowa Energy.
Saying he got the Ray Rice suspension wrong, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has instituted harsher penalties for players and league personnel over domestic violence offenses.
The Dallas Cowboys have signed running back Phillip Tanner.
Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning was fined for taunting Houston's D.J. Swearinger after the Texans defensive back forced Denver receiver Wes Welker out of last week's preseason game with a concussion.
The NFL suspended Dallas Cowboys defensive back Jakar Hamilton four games for violating the league's substance-abuse policy.
Sooner or later a major professional sports league is going to take a chance on Las Vegas.
The Oklahoma Sooners are ranked fourth in the preseason AP Top 25 poll but they will have to work harder than they think to blow away Louisiana Tech on Saturday.
Virginia Tech has extended the contract of head football coach Frank Beamer for two years, through the end of 2018.