The Polk County School Board is hard at work keeping their policies updated, and the group’s latest meeting saw both the adoption of a new policy and the approval of various amendments to existing ones.
The Miami Dolphins and Chicago Bears are the NFL’s only two teams that will enter Week 3 with only one touchdown after 120 minutes of football.
NEW ORLEANS, La The New Orleans Saints have signed coach Sean Payton to an extension running through the 2024 season. Payton had been earning about $9 million per year in a contract that was due to expire after the 2020 season.
Once the Packers worked through their 20-play, game-opening script, the offense sputtered, but that's OK the way the Packers defense is playing.
The Packers offense scored on its first three possession, then saw its final 10 possessions end with a fumble, a confusing turnover on downs, and eight punts.
The Packers veteran quarterback and rookie head coach know that when tempers flare between them, people will be paying attention.
The potentially costly play came with 1 minute, 33 seconds left in the first half of the Packers’ 21-16 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday at Lambeau Field.
State Journal columnist Tom Oates grades the Packers' performance in their 21-16 win over the NFC North rival Vikings on Sunday at Lambeau Field.
Former Nebraska secondary coach George Darlington says the Husker defense has improved, especially up front. "But if that one kid (safety Cam Taylor-Britt) is out, there could be problems. All in all, the defense is better, but it's still not where anybody wants it to be talentwise. There are warts at some positions. I'm not talking about effort or anything like that. They just need to be a little more talented in some places."
Leketor Member-Meneh led the way on offense for a dominating 3-0 set win against Boise State. The win improved the Tigers to 8-0 on the season and awarded them the Tiger Invitational crown.
AMES — It took six hours to complete, but the wait proved to be worth it Saturday for an Iowa football team which won for the fifth straight time in its series against instate rival Iowa State.
STATE COLLEGE — Pat Narduzzi said the next time Pittsburgh plays Penn State, he might be in his grave. Interesting, because this loss is going to be right there with him.
Trey Burton is active Sunday against the Denver Broncos after missing last week’s opener with a groin injury.
Get the latest analysis, injury reports and highlights as the Packers host the NFC North rival Vikings on Sunday at Lambeau Field.
State Journal columnist Tom Oates writes in advance of the Packers' home opener: "The cold, hard truth is that Packers fans aren’t what they once were."
The second of three Oakland Raiders first-round rookies, Josh Jacobs, had the trio's most impressive debut Monday night, turning his 40 snaps (of a possible 55) into 113 yards from scrimmage and two touchdowns on 24 touches in a convincing win over t…
On Saturday night, Nebraska's football coaches saw the Dedrick Mills they had seen on the Hawks Championship Center turf during those August mornings.
As odd as the game was, Nebraska took a step forward with its 44-8 triumph in front of 89,593 fans at Memorial Stadium. Yes, the win was significant. The Huskers are in a key recruiting stretch. Plus, they needed momentum going into the Big Ten schedule, especially after the gut-punch loss at Colorado.
It wasn’t easy because of the major workload — the Nebraska defense had to defend a season-high 81 offensive plays — but the Blackshirts had a great bounce-back game on Saturday in Nebraska’s 44-8 win against Northern Illinois.
The cold, hard truth is that Packers fans aren't what they once were. Most of the time, the team has to do something good on the field to get them out of their seats.
Alex Henery said the phone call telling him he'd been inducted into NU's hall of fame came as a surprise. "It's a very cool honor," Henery said. "It's definitely humbling. It's cool to be a part of this group and be honored this way."
Outside linebackers Za’Darius Smith and Preston Smith, and safety Adrian Amos each had a hand in the 10-3 victory over the Bears last week.
The Star's Michael Lev and Justin Spears analyze the state of UA football after the Wildcats held off Texas Tech at Arizona Stadium Saturday night.
Nebraska head coach Scott Frost on Thursday said his program was in the process of adding a kicker to its roster from the club soccer team in order to reinforce depth, but there are no new additions to the roster ahead of Saturday night's kickoff against Northern Illinois, according to a school spokesman.
LINCOLN — The first night game inside Memorial Stadium in almost two years saw two blocked punts, three blocked field goals, a safety, 60-yard runs from two different Husker running backs and a botched onside kick.
With Texas A&M’s starting tailback Jashaun Corbin going down for the season with a hamstring injury last week, the job in the backfield was there for the taking.