Friday, September 21, 2018

Tampa Bay Storm

Onside kick gives Storm wild win, home playoff game

TAMPA — The Storm clinched a home playoff game in unlikely fashion Saturday, recovering on onside kick in the final minute and scoring with 10 seconds left to defeat Washington 55-51 before an announced 9,913 at Amalie Arena.Tampa Bay (8-2) was...
Updated a year ago
Ex-Chiefs tackle Ryan O'Callaghan reveals he's gay, considered suicide

Ex-Chiefs tackle Ryan O'Callaghan reveals he's gay, considered suicide

Ryan O'Callaghan lived a tortured existence throughout his four-season NFL career, including two with the Chiefs, and considered suicide.Such was the life of a gay man who hadn't told anyone of his sexual orientation.O'Callaghan's life began to turn ...
Updated a year ago

Storm winning streak ends at six

PHILADELPHIA — The Storm saw its six-game winning streak end with a thud, losing 62-41 to defending Arena League champion Philadelphia on Saturday. The Soul (9-0) has won 13 straight overall and likely has locked up the No. 1 seed for the playo...
Updated a year ago

Storm clinches playoff spot with win over Washington

TAMPA — The Storm clinched a playoff spot in dramatic fashion Saturday night, stopping a two-point conversion in the closing seconds to defeat Washington 58-57 for its sixth straight win in front of an announced 9,856 at Amalie Arena.Tampa Bay ...
Updated a year ago

Storm wins fifth straight

TAMPA — The Storm won its fifth in a row, and this was one was decided before the final seconds.Tampa Bay used Alvin Ray Jackson's recovery of the second-half kickoff to grab a big lead and defeat visiting Baltimore 47-35 on Saturday night in f...
Updated a year ago

Storm wins fourth straight

TAMPA — Randy Hippeard's 3-yard pass to Joe Hills with 3.7 seconds remaining gave the Storm a fourth straight victory, 53-47 over Washington at Amalie Arena on Saturday night. It was the Storm's third winning touchdown in the final 10 seconds o...
Updated a year ago

Ricky Williams still high on cannabis use, and now he's talking about it

Ricky Williams, the former Miami Dolphins running back whose career and reputation were tarnished by marijuana use, is now a national spokesman for cannabis use.After spending years as the punchline for pothead jokes, Williams will be a keynote speak...
Updated a year ago

Storm recovers late fumble, wins third straight at Washington

The Storm pulled off its third straight dramatic victory, 41-33 at Washington as the Valor lost a fumble after reaching the 1-yard line in the final minute Saturday.Tampa Bay's defense had not made a stop all game, and didn't look poised to add one w...
Updated a year ago
FSU's Travis Rudolph trying to overcame father's death, make Giants team

FSU's Travis Rudolph trying to overcame father's death, make Giants team

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — A Florida State wide receiver who warmed hearts by sitting with an autistic school child at lunch last year is attempting to overcome his own adversity and make the New York Giants. It's not going to be easy for Travis R...
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'I feel lost': Nick Buoniconti of the 1972 Miami Dolphins tells sad story of his decline

Something is very wrong with Nick Buoniconti, one of the best-known players on the vaunted 1972 Miami Dolphins, the only NFL team to go undefeated and win a Super Bowl.Buoniconti, like some of his former teammates and other former NFL players, is bec...
Updated a year ago