(SportsNetwork.com) - If you were thinking the Denver Broncos' 43-8 thumping
at the hands of the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLVIII would cause Peyton
Manning to ponder his football mortality, think again.
The reigning NFL MVP, who turned 38 in March, surfaced in Denver on Wednesday
Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - The Houston Texans signed nose tackle
Ricardo Mathews to an undisclosed contract on Tuesday.
Mathews has appeared in 52 regular-season games with six starts over four NFL
seasons, all with Indianapolis, and has recorded 51 tackles with 1 1/2 sacks.
Santa Clara, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The San Francisco 49ers signed veteran
wide receiver Brandon Lloyd to a one-year contract on Tuesday.
Lloyd was originally drafted by the 49ers in the fourth round of the 2003 NFL
Draft and racked up 105 receptions for 1,510 yards and 13 touchdow...
Lexington, KY (SportsNetwork.com) - Kentucky coach Mark Stoops announced
Wednesday that quarterback Jalen Whitlow will transfer.
"We respect Jalen and his decision as we want the best for him," Stoops said.
"I thank Jalen for his contributions to the team during his time at Kentucky....
Orlando, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Cure Bowl will be added to the college
football postseason line-up, starting in December 2015.
The Orlando Sports Foundation announced the new contest on Wednesday. It will
match teams from the Sun Belt Conference and American Athletic Conference.
South Bend, IN (SportsNetwork.com) - The University of Notre Dame announced
Saturday that artificial turf will be installed at Notre Dame Stadium in time
for the 2014 football season.
The installation is set to begin during the University's commencement weekend
from May 16-18, with an ...
(SportsNetwork.com) - The San Diego Padres look to record their sixth victory
in eight games on Thursday evening as they conclude a four-game series with
the Colorado Avalanche.
After splitting the first two games of the series, the Padres set themselves
up for at least a split by taking la...
(SportsNetwork.com) - The San Francisco Giants have seen how capable Madison
Bumgarner is on the mound, but he was a pleasant surprise last week with his
Having scored just five runs over the first two contests of this three-game
set with the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Giants could use a...
(SportsNetwork.com) - Scott Feldman tries to help the Houston Astros avoid a
three-game sweep at the hands of the Kansas City Royals Thursday at Minute
Feldman, who signed a 3-year, $30 million deal with the Astros this offseason,
has been everything the team could have hoped for...
Portland, OR (SportsNetwork.com) - Will Barton dropped in a career-high 23
points as the Portland Trail Blazers topped the Los Angeles Clippers, 110-104,
on Wednesday in the season finale for both teams.
The Blazers played their usual starters, minus LaMarcus Aldridge, for about a
Oklahoma City, OK (SportsNetwork.com) - The Oklahoma City Thunder had one lead
in the fourth quarter.
Lucky for them, it was the last one -- clinching them the No. 2 seed in the
Western Conference playoffs.
Kevin Durant's driving dunk with 16.5 seconds remaining sent the Thunder to a
Tampa, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Dale Weise tallied with 1:52 remaining in
overtime, as the Montreal Canadiens got the jump on the Tampa Bay Lightning by
a 5-4 count in Game 1 of this Eastern Conference quarterfinal.
Weise was the recipient of a pass by Danny Briere from behind the go...
Pittsburgh, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Brandon Sutter scored the game winner
8:18 into the third period, as the Pittsburgh Penguins potted three unanswered
goals en route to a 4-3 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets in Game 1 of their
Eastern Conference quarterfinal series from CONSOL Energy ...
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - There has been a major breakthrough in
terms of compensating college athletes. But it has nothing to do with the
Northwestern University football team's pursuit of unionization and more to do
with how much deep-dish pizza the Wildcats can scarf down when t...
(SportsNetwork.com) - USC guard Byron Wesley, the Trojans' leading scorer this
past season, says he will use his final year of eligibility to play for
"I would like to announce that I have decided to graduate from USC this summer
and transfer for my final year o...
Manhattan, KS (SportsNetwork.com) - Kansas State rewarded head men's
basketball coach Bruce Weber with a one-year contract extension through the
2019 academic year.
The additional year to his current contract secures Weber's services through
April 30, 2019. Compensation remai...