Oxford, Mississippi Sports News

The A-Gap: Everything is going just fine, says everyone not at Texas A&M or Florida

Tue, September 05, 2017

The A-Gap college football newsletter for Sept. 5, 2017

      
 
 

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Leo Lewis expected to attend Ole Miss' COI hearing; Dan Mullen says MSU won't be affected

Tue, September 05, 2017

Leo Lewis will head to Kentucky next week between this upcoming game and LSU. What should he expect and how much does this disrupt MSU's preparation?

      
 
 

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Red Sox stole signs from Yankees, others using Apple Watch

Tue, September 05, 2017

MLB has determined that the Boston Red Sox stole signs from the Yankees and other teams by using an Apple Watch.

      
 
 

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Ezekiel Elliott's six-game suspension upheld after appeal, Cowboys RB eligible to play Week 1

Tue, September 05, 2017

A longer legal battle could be ahead after the NFL Players' Association filed a request for a temporary restraining order on behalf of the Cowboys RB.

      
 
 

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Venus Williams holds off Petra Kvitova in thrilling three-set tiebreaker at U.S. Open

Tue, September 05, 2017

Williams perseveres to advance to semifinals against Sloane Stephens.

      
 
 

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Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s mom on driver's future: 'Why risk it when you don't need to?'

Tue, September 05, 2017

After watching her son struggle with the effects of concussions, NASCAR driver's mom Brenda Jackson says now is right time to retire.

      
 
 

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Alabama still No. 1 in Amway Coaches Poll; Florida State falls to No. 9

Tue, September 05, 2017

A win against then-No. 3 Florida State solidified Alabama's place at No. 1 in the Amway Coaches Poll. Ohio State, Clemson, Penn State and USC follow.

      
 
 

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Ole Miss' season-opening win provided some confirmations about its team and Matt Luke

Mon, September 04, 2017

Phil Longo believes Ole Miss' win confirmed the excitement the players had with Matt Luke as their head coach

      
 
 

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Ole Miss' Matt Luke offers final thoughts on South Alabama, moves on to UT-Martin

Mon, September 04, 2017

Matt Luke notched his first coaching win Saturday, now he'll transition Ole Miss into UT-Martin prep.

      
 
 

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Patriots' Tom Brady not worried about distant or recent history as opener with Chiefs nears

Mon, September 04, 2017

As Patriots quarterback readies for opener against Chiefs, he's not thinking about 2008 injury or 2016 championship.

      
 
 

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