Richard Sherman speaks
Thu, 23 Jan 2014 11:15:38 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20140123/BLOGS/301239977/-1/blogs01Calls out those who are calling him a "thug."]]>Super Bowl first look
Tue, 21 Jan 2014 11:20:30 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20140121/BLOGS/301219981/-1/blogs01 Brian Billick previews Super Bowl XLVIII.]]>Next up for Alex Rodriguez: Federal court date
Mon, 13 Jan 2014 17:17:42 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20140113/BLOGS/301139937/-1/blogs01 Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez plans to take his fight against his suspension to federal court. An arbitrator reduced his suspension to 162 games without pay, meaning he will miss the entire 2014 season and the postseason. ]]>The next LeBron
Fri, 10 Jan 2014 17:15:46 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20140110/BLOGS/301109932/-1/blogs01 Julian Newman made his high school varsity debut as a fifth-grader.]]>Lindsey Vonn will miss Olympics after knee surgery
Tue, 07 Jan 2014 17:15:27 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20140107/BLOGS/301079934/-1/blogs01 Lindsey Vonn won’t defend her Olympic downhill skiing gold medal in Sochi, Russia, after deciding to undergo surgery on the knee she injured in November. Michael McKee reports on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop."]]>BCS Championship preview: FSU vs. Auburn
Mon, 06 Jan 2014 17:25:55 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20140106/BLOGS/301069929/-1/blogs01 Clay Travis, Joel Klatt and Petros Papadakis preview the BCS title game.]]>Chris Kluwe: I figured I was putting myself at risk
Fri, 03 Jan 2014 17:20:15 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20140103/BLOGS/301039935/-1/blogs01 Kluwe on what he feels is a double-standard in the NFL.]]>Could RGIII be sidelined for Falcons game?
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 17:20:13 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20131210/BLOGS/312109951/-1/blogs01A look at the situation in Washington.]]>Fujita: 99 percent of NFL players do the right thing
Fri, 08 Nov 2013 17:20:11 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20131108/BLOGS/311089931/-1/blogs01 Scott introduces us to the NFL's 99 percent.]]>WhatifSports: NFL Week 10 simulations
Wed, 06 Nov 2013 11:25:22 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20131106/BLOGS/311069966/-1/blogs01 WhatIfSports.com simulates NFL Week 10 action.]]>Unsung heroes: Week 9
Mon, 04 Nov 2013 17:20:11 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20131104/BLOGS/311049928/-1/blogs01 Find out the unsung heroes for Week 9 in the NFL.]]>NFL, Oneida officials to meet about Redskins name
Tue, 29 Oct 2013 17:20:09 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20131029/BLOGS/310299937/-1/blogs01 Oneida Indian officials who oppose the Redskins nickname as a slur are set to meet with NFL officials Wednesday in New York City. NFL officials had previously agreed to a meeting with the upstate New York tribe. ]]>MLB.com's top stories of the day
Mon, 28 Oct 2013 17:20:07 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20131028/BLOGS/310289937/-1/blogs01 The Red Sox even the World Series with the Cardinals at 2-2 thanks to Jonny Gomes' big home run and a game-ending pickoff at first.]]>Red Sox top Cards 8-1 in World Series Game 1
Thu, 24 Oct 2013 17:20:07 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20131024/BLOGS/310249941/-1/blogs01 The Red Sox capitalized on mistakes by the St. Louis Cardinals to win Game 1 of the World Series 8-1. Game 2 is set for Thursday night in Boston. ]]>2013 World Series preview: St. Louis vs. Boston
Tue, 22 Oct 2013 17:20:07 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20131022/BLOGS/310229939/-1/blogs01 Jon Paul Morosi on the 2013 World Series.]]>WhatIfSports.com: CFB Week 8 simulation
Fri, 18 Oct 2013 17:25:10 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20131018/BLOGS/310189935/-1/blogs01 Ryan Fowler predicts Clemson's game against FSU.]]>FIFA admit much work to be done before World Cup
Fri, 11 Oct 2013 17:25:09 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20131011/BLOGS/310119930/-1/blogs01 FIFA secretary Jérôme Valcke admits that there is still much work to be done on building stadiums before the start of next year's World Cup in Brazil, as they announce they have received over 6 million ticket applications. ]]>Fox steals golfballs
Tue, 08 Oct 2013 11:25:27 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20131008/BLOGS/310089968/-1/blogs01 A sly fox is giving Swiss golfers the runaround by darting out to steal their balls while they're playing.]]>NFL Week 4 unsung heroes
Tue, 01 Oct 2013 17:25:00 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20131001/BLOGS/310019955/-1/blogs01 Curtis and Jill have Week 4's unsung heroes.]]>Woman steals baseball out of little girl's hands
Thu, 26 Sep 2013 11:25:10 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130926/BLOGS/309269979/-1/blogs01 It has to be one of the worst plays of the day. At a 2011 Houston Astros game one of the player's tossed a ball to a young girl. Before she knew it a woman snatched the ball right out of her hands. The announcers felt so bad they gave the girl another ball. The video has just now gone viral.]]>NFL Week 3 observations
Mon, 23 Sep 2013 17:25:14 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130923/BLOGS/309239940/-1/blogs01 The NFL on Fox crew discusses their thoughts after Week 3.]]>Reid victorious in return to Philly
Fri, 20 Sep 2013 11:10:06 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130920/BLOGS/309209975/-1/blogs01 Fox Sports Live on the Chiefs' win over the Eagles.]]>NASCAR highlights
Mon, 16 Sep 2013 17:10:08 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130916/BLOGS/309169930/-1/blogs01 Watch highlights of the first race in the Chase.
]]>US is headed to World Cup
Wed, 11 Sep 2013 17:10:06 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130911/BLOGS/309119943/-1/blogs01 U.S. beats Mexico in Columbus, Ohio, to secure a spot in the 2014 World Cup.]]>Harmon: Monday night fantasy preview
Mon, 09 Sep 2013 17:15:40 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130909/BLOGS/309099944/-1/blogs01
Mike Harmon on who should start and sit on Monday night.
]]>NFL unsung heroes: Week 1
Mon, 09 Sep 2013 17:15:39 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130909/BLOGS/309099945/-1/blogs01 Curtis Conway and Jill Arrington have Week 1's unsung heroes.]]>Group sets world record for highest basketball shot ever
Fri, 06 Sep 2013 17:10:13 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130906/BLOGS/309069945/-1/blogs01 Trick shot connoisseurs who go by the very fitting name of How Ridiculous recently took their talents to a new height.]]>Pirates clinch first non-losing season since 1992
Wed, 04 Sep 2013 17:15:39 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130904/BLOGS/309049946/-1/blogs01 The Fox Sports Live crew talks the Pirates' benchmark win.]]>Serena talks U.S. Open memories
Wed, 04 Sep 2013 17:15:39 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130904/BLOGS/309049945/-1/blogs01 Serena Williams discusses her favorite U.S. Open memories.]]>Girlfriend slaps driver to end wild NASCAR race
Tue, 03 Sep 2013 17:15:29 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130903/BLOGS/309039976/-1/blogs01 Chase Elliott won the Chevrolet Silverado 250 in Canada capturing his first career win in one of NASCAR's top series. On the final turn, Elliott spun Ty Dillon to secure the win. Seconds later, Max Papis and Mike Skeen made contact in the identical part of the track. Papis was later slapped by an enraged woman.]]>Tiger Woods drops to his knees from back spasm
Mon, 26 Aug 2013 12:57:52 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130826/BLOGS/308269925/-1/blogs01 Tiger Woods began the final round at The Barclays within striking distance of the lead, but after a painful swing as he played the 13th hole he finished one stroke away from the winner.]]>College football camp ends with dance-off
Mon, 26 Aug 2013 12:56:15 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130826/BLOGS/308269926/-1/blogs01 How do the Arizona Wildcats end their football camp? With a dance-off! Even the coach is getting in on it! ]]>Akron still close to LeBron James' heart
Wed, 21 Aug 2013 11:48:48 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130821/BLOGS/308219908/-1/blogs01 Bill Reiter sits down with LeBron James.]]>Brandon Phillips hurdles for a double play
Tue, 20 Aug 2013 11:41:18 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130820/BLOGS/308209886/-1/blogs01 Brandon Phillips turns a twin killing in style, plus Ryan Zimmerman makes a barehander in the MLB.com Top 5 Plays of the Day.]]>Best Wiffle ball catch ever?
Wed, 14 Aug 2013 08:29:41 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130814/BLOGS/308149923/-1/blogs01 Check out one of the best catches made at a charity wiffle ball tournament.]]>Incredible diving barehand throw by Jose Iglesias
Tue, 13 Aug 2013 13:20:08 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130813/BLOGS/308139940/-1/blogs01 Jose Iglesias makes a slick barehand play, plus Brian Dozier runs one down in the MLB.com Top 5 Plays of the Day.]]>Man dies after fall from upper deck at Turner Field
Tue, 13 Aug 2013 10:22:53 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130813/BLOGS/308139941/-1/blogs01 Man dies after fall from upper deck at Turner Field in Atlanta.
]]>Ronaldo meets Puig
Thu, 01 Aug 2013 09:25:14 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130801/BLOGS/308019922/-1/blogs01 Ronaldo and Puig play soccer at Dodgers Stadium.
]]>David Ortiz smashes dugout phone after strikeout
Mon, 29 Jul 2013 10:15:28 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130729/BLOGS/307299913/-1/blogs01 Big Papi threw a big tantrum after striking out against the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday.]]>Skydiver knocks out baseball player
Thu, 25 Jul 2013 10:36:36 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130725/BLOGS/307259925/-1/blogs01 A skydiver parachuting in before a summer league baseball game in Missouri accidentally kicked shortstop Mattingly Romanin in the face, giving him a concussion and forcing him to sit the rest of the season out.]]>Late surge earns Mickelson Claret Jug
Mon, 22 Jul 2013 16:04:13 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130722/BLOGS/307229939/-1/blogs01 Sports Illustrated's Michael Bamberger and CNN's Shane O'Donoghue remark on Phil Mickelson's miraculous ability to bounce back — not just on the back nine Sunday at Muirfield, but from heartbreak at last month's U.S. Open.]]>All-Star Game recap
Wed, 17 Jul 2013 08:14:08 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130717/BLOGS/307179923/-1/blogs01 Ken Rosenthal and Jon Paul Morosi recap the All-Star Game.]]>Home Run Derby highlights
Tue, 16 Jul 2013 10:23:06 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130716/BLOGS/307169918/-1/blogs01 Yoenis Cespedes launches nine dingers in the final round, plus Prince Fielder crushes one 483 feet in MLB.com's Top 5 Plays of the Day.]]>ESPN 'Body' preview
Thu, 11 Jul 2013 11:19:13 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130711/BLOGS/307119927/-1/blogs01 Preview of ESPN’s 2013 "Body" issue.]]>Lamar Odom lashes out at photographers
Thu, 11 Jul 2013 11:17:34 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130711/BLOGS/307119928/-1/blogs01 Lamar Odom loses his temper and smashes photographer's cameras and a car with a metal bar amid reports in Star magazine that he cheated on his wife, Khloe Kardashian.]]>Gomez robs Reds of game-winning HR
Tue, 09 Jul 2013 11:21:45 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130709/BLOGS/307099938/-1/blogs01 Carlos Gomez makes a game-saving grab in center, plus Coco Crisp lays out to make a catch in MLB.com's Top 5 Plays of the Day.]]>A-Rod: 'It's good to get back out there'
Wed, 03 Jul 2013 10:01:49 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130703/BLOGS/307039935/-1/blogs01 New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez played in a minor league game in Charleston, S.C., on Tuesday, going hitless in two at-bats. It's the first time Rodriguez has appeared in a game since surgery on his left hip in January.]]>Homer Bailey throws 2nd career no-hitter
Wed, 03 Jul 2013 09:58:25 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130703/BLOGS/307039936/-1/blogs01Reds pitcher Homer Bailey has the last two no-hitters in the major leagues. ]]>A-Rod tweets, GM tells him to shut up
Wed, 26 Jun 2013 09:44:22 +0000http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20130626/BLOGS/306269924/-1/blogs01Yankees GM Brian Cashman wasn't happy with Alex Rodriguez talking about his injury prognosis on Twitter. ]]>