Saturday, December 16, 2017

Tampa Bay Storm

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...
Updated a year ago

'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

Storm rallies for 62-55 victory over Baltimore

BALTIMORE — Randy Hippeard's eighth touchdown pass of the game, a 3-yarder to Lamark Brown with five seconds left, gave the Tampa Bay Storm a dramatic 62-55 victory over Baltimore on Sunday afternoon.With the Storm trailing 55-54 after a Brigad...
Updated a year ago

Storm falls in home opener

TAMPA — The Storm gave defending Arena League champion Philadelphia a challenge, but the Soul pulled out a 56-52 victory before 9,071 at Tampa Bay's home opener Saturday at Amalie Arena.Philadelphia (1-0) took control in the middle stages, scor...
Updated a year ago

Storm wins season opener

CLEVELAND — Randy Hippeard threw for six touchdowns, including on three straight fourth-quarter possessions to keep a two-score advantage, and the Storm won their season opener 46-40 over Cleveland on Saturday night.Dexter Jackson's sack to end...
Updated a year ago
New faces dot the Storm roster for opener

New faces dot the Storm roster for opener

TAMPA — Storm fans would be wise to locate a program before Tampa Bay kicks off the Arena Football League season tonight at Cleveland. The team will again be in the familiar blue and gold but a roster will come in handy."There's a lot of new fa...
Updated a year ago