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Harrison: Tom Brady Looks 'Scared'

Harrison: Tom Brady Looks 'Scared'

Rodney Harrison has seen firsthand what Tom Brady is capable of. The NFL analyst for NBC played safety for the Patriots from 2003-2008 and has two Super Bowl rings. But the Brady he saw Monday night against the Chiefs, the very same Brady that was on the business end of a... Read »

3 hours ago
Team USA, Maya Moore Roll Angola

Team USA, Maya Moore Roll Angola

Team USA, coached by Geno Auriemma and currently competing in the FIBA world championships in Turkey, made easy work... Read »

3 hours ago
Edsall Donation Key for Jasper Howard Memorial Fund

Edsall Donation Key for Jasper Howard Memorial Fund

UConn official said Tuesday that the fund-raising goals have been met and the Jasper Howard Memorial will... Read »

3 hours ago
Report: Manuel Hasn't Spoken to Michigan

Report: Manuel Hasn't Spoken to Michigan

As was the case with the January rumors that Warde Manuel could be in the running for the Virginia Tech... Read »

3 hours ago
Jeter on His Career: Never Wanted to Embarrass Parents

Jeter on His Career: Never Wanted to Embarrass Parents

Newly retired New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter said he avoided scandal and controversy during his storied career... Read »

5 hours ago
Brandi Chastain Visits Connecticut With Olympic Gold Medal

Brandi Chastain Visits Connecticut With Olympic Gold Medal

Donning red, white and blue at the opening ceremonies in Atlanta for the U.S. women's national soccer team's... Read »

Oct 1, 2014
FCC Will Consider Petition to Ban 'Redskins'

FCC Will Consider Petition to Ban 'Redskins'

The head of the Federal Communications Commission said the agency will consider a petition to ban the... Read »

Oct 1, 2014
Embarrassed Pats Look for Answers

Embarrassed Pats Look for Answers

And that, as they say, is a wrap. Any confusion about the state of the Patriots' dynasty was officially put to rest... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Jasper Howard Memorial to be Unveiled Nov. 1

Jasper Howard Memorial to be Unveiled Nov. 1

A memorial statue honoring slain UConn football player Jasper Howard will be officially dedicated at... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Suz The Bruise

Suz The Bruise

Connecticut Roller Girls is one of the oldest roller derby leagues in the country, but "old" does... Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
Michael Phelps Arrested for DUI in Maryland

Michael Phelps Arrested for DUI in Maryland

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps was arrested and charged with DUI and other charges early Tuesday morning, News4 has... Watch »

6 hours ago
Diaco: 'We're Disappointed But Not Crushed'

Diaco: 'We're Disappointed But Not Crushed'

If Bob Diaco has grown tired of giving virtually the same press conference from one loss to the next, you... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Report: Michigan Gauges AD Manuel's Interest

Report: Michigan Gauges AD Manuel's Interest

Back in January, UConn Athletic Director Warde Manuel refuted rumors that he was in the running for the same job at... Read »

3 hours ago
NFL: Husain Abdullah Shouldn't Have Been Penalized For Praying

NFL: Husain Abdullah Shouldn't Have Been Penalized For Praying

he NFL said Tuesday that Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah should not have been penalized... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Work Begins on $575M Wrigley Field Renovation Project

Work Begins on $575M Wrigley Field Renovation Project

First phase of project expected to be completed by Opening Day 2015. Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
Raiders Fire Head Coach Dennis Allen

Raiders Fire Head Coach Dennis Allen

The Oakland Raiders have fired head coach Dennis Allen, according to multiple media sources Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Stewart Never Considered Retiring After Ward Death

Stewart Never Considered Retiring After Ward Death

Tony Stewart said Monday he never considered retiring from racing following the death of Kevin Ward Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Patriots' D Can Help Struggling O

Patriots' D Can Help Struggling O

With the Patriots' offense struggling, the team faces a tough task Monday night in Kansas City, one of the toughest... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Ex-Buckeyes Linebacker Slams Fan to the Ground

Ex-Buckeyes Linebacker Slams Fan to the Ground

Ohio State staffer Anthony Schlegel, a former linebacker for the Buckeyes, made his first tackle at Ohio... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Diaco Thanks Fans, Asks Them to Hang in There

Diaco Thanks Fans, Asks Them to Hang in There

First-year UConn coach Bob Diaco is trying to build something here but it's going to take Read »

Sep 29, 2014
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