Image

1:15 AM / Wednesday April 1, 2020

Sports

NCAA Tournament roundup

March 27, 2011

You know your NCAA Tournament bracket is busted up if you didn’t pick VCU, Florida State or Richmond to be in the Sweet 16. Your bracket is definitely on life support if you had the University of Pittsburgh winning the national championship or at least making it to the Final Four.

Read More

Show us the money!

March 20, 2011

With the NFL lockout in full swing, that famed labor/management love fest that once existed for more than a decade between late NFL Players Association head Gene Upshaw and former NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue is a relic of a distance past.

Read More

The NFL Lockout: Are you ready for a strike?

March 7, 2011

Right now, the pace of negotiations between the National Football League and the NFL Players Association have this writer believing that It might be a good long time before you hear the words: “Are You Ready for Some Football?”

Read More

Duerson death should be seen as wake-up call

February 27, 2011

As the players and owners figure out a way to divide billions in revenue as part of a new collective bargaining agreement, one would hope that both sides could agree on the subject of player safety and why it should be a priority for those who are currently playing and who have retired from the game.

Read More

Steelers embrace underdog status in Super Bowl

January 31, 2011

The mighty Pittsburgh Steelers, equipped with a record six Super Bowl titles, a 14-4 record, the No. 2 AFC seed and a veteran roster on the verge of three championships in the past six seasons, are underdogs for Super Bowl XLV.

Read More

Bears-Packers: Fans say it’s the biggest game ever

January 21, 2011

All of this sniping, fun or otherwise, makes sense since the NFL’s oldest rivalry has had 92 years to simmer. Vince Lombardi, Don Hutson, Bart Starr, Ray Nitschke, Bronko Nagurski, Dick Butkus, Mike Ditka and Walter Payton — all of those names and more add to the rich history…

Read More

What now for the Eagles?

January 16, 2011

Now that head coach Andy Reid and the Philadelphia Eagles are watching the NFL playoffs from their La-Z-Boys at home thanks to last weekend’s loss to the Green Bay Packers, it’s time to engage in our annual rite of winter for the last 12 years—the “Why did this happen again?” Ritual.

Read More

49ers fire coach Mike Singletary

January 3, 2011

The team made the announcement late Sunday upon returning to the Bay Area, several hours after San Francisco was eliminated from playoff contention with a 25-17 loss at St. Louis. Defensive line coach Jim Tomsula was promoted to interim coach…

Read More

The Power of Three

December 19, 2010

The ability of Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick to make plays with both his arm and his legs has had defenses scrambling to come up with a way to contain him while opening up the field for other weapons in the Eagles offense.

Read More

Recent News

Commentary

A Millennial Voice: When expression becomes sound — an interview with the artist known as PUNCHBAG

March 27, 2020

By Danae Reid Independent and underground artistry has been prevalent for years. With the help of the...

Food And Beverage

A Comfort Food Classic

March 27, 2020

CULINARY.NET ’Tis the season for comfort foods, and this recipe with crumbled bacon and cubed potatoes smothered...

Entertainment

Boomerang Season 2: A One On One with Leland B. Martin

March 28, 2020

By Kharisma McIlwaine New Jersey native, Leland B. Martin has been making waves in Hollywood on both...

Week In Review

Justices toss decision in media mogul’s discrimination case

March 27, 2020

ABOVE PHOTO: Byron Allen (Photo: Shutterstock) ASSOCIATED PRESS  WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday threw...

Sun Report

Election limbo as coronavirus outbreak upends US primaries

March 27, 2020

ABOVE PHOTO: Early voters cast their ballots at the Frank P. Zeidler Municipal Building in Milwaukee, Wis....

Health

Fauci predicts 100,000 to 200,000 deaths in the U.S. from coronavirus

March 29, 2020

AP–As the White House looks for ways to restore normalcy in parts of the U.S., the government’s...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff