Southern Miss rallies
Four Cornhusker turnovers lead to their first home loss to an unranked foe since 1998. Hey, Big Red fans, at least Countryside looks good this season.
Tampa Bay in 16-10 loss
Sigh. Only the Bucs could look old next to 63-year-old coach Joe Gibbs. Meanwhile, Keenan McCardell makes sure phone is plugged in just in case.
Torn groin muscle sidelines Bucs' Galloway
Tampa Bay wideout Joey Galloway aggravates an old injury while dropping a touchdown pass in Sunday's loss. Uh there's nothing funny about a groin injury.
Piniella to Devil Rays
ownership: ante up
Tampa Bay manager Lou Piniella says he'd like to see management "get after it a little more," pay for pitching, hitting help. Also, wants lost change back from locker room pay toilet.
MVP Lecavalier leads Canada to World Cup
Lightning's Vinny Lecavalier's five goals and two assists lead Canada to World Cup of Hockey title. That should help him find a job this winter.
NHL locks out players;
no deal imminent
The teams and players are too far apart on salary cap, collective-bargaining agreement issues. But if they need advice, McCardell is waiting by the phone.
NBA threatens to hire replacement refs
The NBA and the referees' union are far apart from agreeing to their own new deal. McCardell helping Joey Crawford with his resume.
_ JAMAL THALJI, Times staff writer