MINNEAPOLIS — After a week of hype and pre-game festivities, the game itself finally became the focus of the Super Bowl. There were long runs, deep passes, missed tackles, a pinball interception, missed kicks, a touchdown reception by a quarterback.
All week, various players from the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles talked about the 10 days leading up to the Super Bowl, how the practices and media requirements took more energy than playing in the game itself.
BLOOMINGTON — George and Andi Orlowitz arrived in Minnesota this week, having driven from suburban Philadelphia, with one message:
"We're not all (hooligans)."
Taking off players' helmets during football practice may seem like the worst thing to do to prevent head injuries, but a recent study suggests helmetless practices could actually reduce head impacts.
The 2015 college football season is heating up, and now is your chance to get in on the action with the other members of the College Football Experts Club game. No drafts, rosters or trades. Simply pick the winners of each game and earn points. Play to win great prizes and a chance to reign …
During the week of June 11-14, several local high school students competed in the Florida High School Rodeo Finals Championships held in Okeechobee and Blair Bullock, senior from Branford High School; Fallon Ratliff, senior from Suwannee High School and Aaron Barbour, junior from Columbia Hi…
Much discussion during the college football season centers on who’s going to win the Heisman Trophy – the award given to the year’s top player, typically a quarterback or running back.
This Week's Circulars
Lorri Lynn Cook, age 54, of Live Oak, FL, passed away Sunday, July 14, 2019 at Shands UF in Gainesville, FL. As per her wishes, finalization will be by cremation. Please sign the guest book at http://www.harrisfuneralhomeinc.net. Harris Funeral Home & Cremations, Inc. was in charge of al…
Rod Aton, 85, of Live Oak, FL passed away on Friday, July 12, 2019 at his home. The Toledo, Ohio native served in the U.S. Navy and was of the Methodist Faith. Rod retired from Pratt & Whitney in Boynton Beach after 30 years in the aviation industry. He was a member of the Shriners, Maso…
Carl Lewis Houben, Sr., 82, O'Brien, FL passed away on Thursday, July 11, 2019. The Olean, NY native moved to Branford from Central Florida in 1997, owned Houben Carpentry and was a Korean Conflict Veteran while serving in the Air Force. Mr. Houben is survived by his daughter: Tina Houben Br…
Walter "Walt" Wilkinson, age 94, of Live Oak, FL, passed away Friday, July 12, 2019 at the Suwannee Valley Care Center in Lake City, FL. He was born in North Stonington, CT moving to Live Oak in 1987 from St. Petersburg, FL. Walt was a WWII Veteran having served in the U.S. Navy during WWII …
- Nurse pleads guilty to soliciting minor
- Body found in Mayo Town Park identified
- NFC opens Live Oak location
- Chapter closes as First Baptist Church in Branford demolished
- County fire service not coming to Branford
- Teen girls remain hospitalized from deadly crash
- SCSD reaches new heights on school grades
- Remembering Suwannee: Live Oak’s first post office arrived in 1866
- Hayes signs with Italian club Cantù
- City of Live Oak proposes unchanged millage rate