Minority coaches push for NCAA to adopt a Rooney Rule

A group representing minority coaches is pushing the NCAA to adopt a rule that would require member institutions to interview a candidate of color for all head coaching and leadership vacancies.

  • Written by JON KRAWCZYNSKI, AP Sports Writer

Mike Utley, Derrick Brooks, Troy Davis join Hall of Fame

SCOTTSDALE, Arizona (AP) — Former Washington State offensive lineman Mike Utley, who suffered a spinal cord injury during an NFL game and was paralyzed, is one of 14 players to be selected for induction for the College Football Hall of Fame.

  • Written by RALPH D. RUSSO, AP College Football Writer

APNewsBreak: Fraternity settles Yale tailgating death suit

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Yale University fraternity and more than 80 of its members have settled lawsuits over a fatal rental truck accident outside the popular Yale-Harvard football game in 2011, bringing an end to all litigation related to the incident, a lawyer in the case said Friday.

  • Written by DAVE COLLINS, Associated Press

Steelers, Bengals get an edgy rematch in the playoffs

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — All week long, they played nice. The Bengals and the Steelers went out of their way to curb their comments about how they really feel about each other.

  • Written by JOE KAY, AP Sports Writer