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  • Dixon native working with Raiders in camp

    Benny Boyd wants to coach in the NFL someday, and he’s in the process of getting a little taste of it. Boyd, a 1996 Dixon High School graduate and cu ...
    July 24, 2016 - 11:40 pm
  • Amos leads young group of Bears safeties into camp

    It’s summer, which means lots of construction in Chicago, sticky humidity, and the Bears having question marks at safety. Their only surefire answer a ...
    July 24, 2016 - 11:40 pm
  • Chicago ace out 5 days without pay

    The White Sox have suspended pitcher Chris Sale for 5 days without pay for destroying collared throwback uniforms the team was scheduled to wear Satur ...
    July 24, 2016 - 11:40 pm
  • Griffey, Piazza brought to tears when thanking parents during speeches

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. – Two players who began their careers at opposite ends of the spectrum nearly three decades ago ended up in the same place on Sunday ...
    July 24, 2016 - 11:39 pm
  • Cubs, Sox both win with some late heroics

    Anthony Rizzo hit a three-run double in the seventh inning, and the Chicago Cubs rallied from a four-run deficit to beat the Brewers 6-5 on Sunday in ...
    July 24, 2016 - 11:39 pm
  • Busch dominates in second straight Brickyard win

    INDIANAPOLIS – Kyle Busch heard all about the potential to pull off a historic sweep at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. On Sunday, he accomplished the fe ...
    July 24, 2016 - 11:37 pm
  • Briton wins Senior British

    Paul Broadhurst won the Senior British Open at Carnoustie for his first senior major title, closing with a 4-under 68 for a two-stroke victory over Sc ...
    July 24, 2016 - 11:37 pm
  • Cycling: Englishman delivers emotional message after second straight title

    PARIS – Sharing beer and champagne with teammates, and cheered on by thousands of fans undeterred by the recent spate of violence across Europe, Froom ...
    July 24, 2016 - 11:04 pm
  • SportShorts for Monday, July 25, 2016

    YOUTH SPORTSFootball starts next week in Rock FallsRock Falls Youth Football & Cheer will begin prac ...
    July 24, 2016 - 11:02 pm
  • Spieth, McIlroy and Day seeking first major in 2016

    SPRINGFIELD, N.J. – Jordan Spieth hit the reset button after the U.S. Open, a prudent decision to ke ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Johnson overcomes slow start, tied for lead in Canada

    Dustin Johnson started and finished the day tied with Luke List for the Canadian Open lead. The U.S. Open champion had to make up a lot of ground to d ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Rock River monsters abound

    Think I'm gonna have to go ahead and deem this the year of the channel cat. While I haven't seen any titan-sized channels, I have laid eyes on an awf ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • New rules aimed at keeping pitchers healthy

    High school baseball games like the one Fulton and Morrison engaged in back on May 18 will soon be a thing of the past. The Steamers edged the Mustan ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • Griffey, Piazza put up some big numbers during long careers

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. – When they were drafted nearly three decades ago, one was on everybody's baseball radar, the other a blip at best, picked almost as ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • Fowler leads Cubs past Brewers

    Dexter Fowler led off the game with a home run and drove in three runs in his first game back from the disabled list, powering the Chicago Cubs to a 5 ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:32 pm
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