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Sports anchor Taylor Rooks is more than just a meme

Growing up in Gwinnett County, Ga., Rooks always knew she wanted to be a sports reporter. Her father, Thomas, was a running back at the University of Illinois, and she studied journalism at his alma mater. Her mother, Stephanie, is the dean at Gwinnett ...

Farms, racetracks look to benefit from sports betting

Local farms and racetracks may seem a boom of new business with the legalization of sports betting. Holly Harris has owned a Colts Neck farm for six years. Harris says sports betting is giving her a reason to remain in the Garden State. MORE: Looks ...

The History Of The National Anthem In Sports

Not everyone in the sports world agreed, however. In 1954, Baltimore Orioles general manager and World War I veteran Arthur Ehlers decided not to play “The Star-Spangled Banner” before each game and opted to save it for special occasions. He said that ...

How have the four major sports changed over the years?

Let's say you left the country on Jan. 31, 1979. You spent the ensuing years managing your office branch in Kathmandu, or working on a government project at McMurdo Sound in Antarctica, or perhaps trying to get it right with the Big Guy Upstairs at a ...

Preakness Stakes 2018: Live updates from Pimlico Race Course

Justify enters the race — a little shorter than the Derby at 1 3/16 miles — in the No. 7 position as the heavy favorite to to win at 1/2 odds. Can he pull off another win? Follow along as Sporting News provides live updates of the Preakness Stakes: ...

Johnny Manziel Signing With CFL Team, Joining Barstool Sports

The second part of Manziel's announcement was that he will be partnering with Barstool Sports for a podcast called “Comeback SZN.” There had been some Johnny Manziel speculation in New England this offseason. The team met with the quarterback when ...and more »