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Heisman winner Winston accused of stealing food

May 1, 2014

Heisman winner Winston accused of stealing food

Florida State’s Heisman Trophy quarterback Jameis Winston was issued a civil citation after sheriff’s deputies say he walked out of a supermarket without paying for $32 worth of crab legs and crawfish. Leon County Sheriff’s Maj. Michael Wood said Wednesday that the 20-year-old Winston ...

Japan rolls to 2015 IFAF berth with rout

Apr 26, 2014

Japan rolls to 2015 IFAF berth with rout

by Hiroshi Ikezawa

Eisuke Tomatsu reached the end zone three times and Japan scored on every offensive possession en route to an 86-0 blowout of the Philippines in an Asian qualifier for the 2015 IFAF World Championship on Saturday at Amino Vital Field in Tokyo With the ...

Apr 26, 2014

Northwestern players cast votes

Northwestern University’s football players will cast ballots Friday on whether to form the nation’s first union for college athletes — a potentially landmark vote that will be kept sealed for months. The National Labor Relations Board said Thursday it will hear an appeal by ...

Apr 19, 2014

Wayne ready to silence critics

Reggie Wayne spent the offseason working out. The perennial Pro Bowler rehabbed his injured right knee two or three times a day and made semi-regular calls to check in on teammates all for one singular goal: To prove wrong anyone who doubts he can ...

Jets bid to bolster backfield with ex-Titan Johnson

Apr 17, 2014

Jets bid to bolster backfield with ex-Titan Johnson

Always fast on the field, Chris Johnson is looking to quickly prove his critics wrong. The New York Jets signed the former Titans running back Wednesday, a little over a week after he was officially released by Tennessee. Johnson met with the Jets all ...

Japan routs Germany

Apr 12, 2014

Japan routs Germany

by Hiroshi Ikezawa

Receivers Naoki Maeda and Ryoma Hagiyama each reeled in a pair of touchdown receptions as Japan’s national football team shut out Germany 38-0 in an exhibition game Saturday at Kawasaki Fujimi Stadium. Japan utilized a pass-happy offense in order make the best use of ...

Apr 12, 2014

49ers' Kaepernick dismisses report

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is defending his reputation. Kaepernick put out a statement on his Twitter account Friday, a day after his name was linked to a Miami police report involving a woman who passed out in a hotel and later woke ...

Titans cut Johnson

Apr 5, 2014

Titans cut Johnson

The CJ2K era is over in Tennessee, just the latest step by the Titans in their franchise makeover. The Titans told Chris Johnson they are releasing him Friday after six seasons to avoid paying $8 million the running back is due in 2014, along ...