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Roger Goodell at his Teflon best in taking on NFL’s pressing questions

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell addresses the media at Super Bowl LII. USA TODAY Sports NFL commissioner Roger Goodell answers questions during a press conference in advance of Super Bowl LII between the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles at Hilton Minneapolis.(Photo: Kirby Lee, USA TODAY Sports) MINNEAPOLIS – This is why the NFL owners pay Roger […]

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Brewers announce change in philosophy with Christian Yelich, Lorenzo Cain acquisitions

SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports’ Bob Nightengale on the newest Baseball Hall of Fame class. USA TODAY Sports Christian Yelich was traded to the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday.(Photo: Steve Mitchell, USA TODAY Sports) The Milwaukee Brewers won’t be confused with the Little Sisters of the Poor anymore. After opening each of the last two seasons with […]

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NBA suspends Rockets’ Trevor Ariza, Gerald Green two games for Clippers locker room incident

SportsPulse: Things got ugly between the Rockets and Clippers on Monday night. UT Sports NBA reporter Sam Amick explains how it got to this point. UT Sports Houston Rockets guard Gerald Green (shown) and teammate Trevor Ariza were suspended two games by the NBA.(Photo: Mark J. Terrill, AP) The NBA suspended Houston’s Trevor Ariza and […]

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Police interview friends of quarterback who killed himself

Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski was found dead of an apparent suicide on Tuesday afternoon. UT Sports FILE – In this Sept. 9, 2017, file photo, Washington State defensive back Kirkland Parker (10), quarterback Tyler Hilinski (3) and wide receiver CJ Dimry (88) pose for a photo after an NCAA college football game against Boise […]

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Patriots’ Tom Brady limited in practice by hand injury, skips interview with media

SportsPulse: NFL insiders Lindsay Jones and Lorenzo Reyes discuss the matchups that will determine if the Jaguars or Patriots will represent the AFC in the Super Bowl. UT Sports The last time Patriots QB Tom Brady (12) missed a game due to injury was 2008.(Photo: Greg M. Cooper, UT Sports) Tom Brady was supposed to […]