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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Hall of Fame college football coach Lou Holtz is suing The Daily Beast over an article that claimed he called immigrants "deadbeats" at last year's Republican National Convention in Cleveland. The federal lawsuit filed Wednesday in Orlando, where Holtz lives...
ATLANTA (AP) — Tommy Nobis, the first player drafted by the expansion Atlanta Falcons and a hard-hitting middle linebacker who was never fully recognized for his talents on a struggling franchise that failed to make the playoffs during his long career, died Wednesday. He was 74...
Texas A&M-Commerce quarterback Luis Perez and Gannon running back Marc Jones highlight The Associated Press Division II All-America team. Perez leads D-II in yards passing with 4,390 yards and has thrown 42 touchdowns. The senior has guided Texas A&M-Commerce to the...
Power Five schools that handed out eight-figure contracts to football coaches this fall could face millions in new taxes on those coaches' salaries if the tax overhaul becomes law. Here's a look at how much the new coaches are making and the potential tax burden on the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A potential new tax on seven-figure salaries for employees of non-profits hasn't deterred schools from doling out huge contracts to new coaches. Football powers aiming for a national title have continued to pay the market rate for proven coaches, topped by the...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A potential new tax on seven-figure salaries for employees of non-profits hasn't deterred schools from doling out huge contracts to new coaches. Both the House and Senate versions of the GOP tax overhaul include a new 20 percent excise tax on salaries of $1...
DALLAS (AP) — Sonny Dykes didn't even have to finish the story of his favorite SMU memory to stir some in the crowd who showed up to greet the Mustangs' new coach. All he had to say was 1982, Lubbock and Texas Tech — and never mind that the thrilling SMU win on a last-second...
Defending national champion and top-ranked James Madison placed three players on The Associated Press FCS All-America first team, more than any other school. The team, chosen by a panel of 10 media members who cover the second tier of Division I football, was released Tuesday...
Defending national champion and top-ranked James Madison placed three players on The Associated Press FCS All-America first team, more than any other school. The team, chosen by a panel of 10 media members who cover the second tier of Division I football, was released Tuesday...