Sections of the VHSL, ACC and Virginia record books could be confused with memory books for Thomas Jones, who easily won an informal vote as the best running back to come out of Southwest Virginia.
One of Southwest Virginia’s greatest football legends has one of the best unheralded stories from his days on the baseball diamond.
Chad Beasley drew lots of praise and accolades for his play on the football field. But the former NFL offensive lineman and defensive standout at Virginia Tech and Gate City really does not focus on that.
Nasir Player, ETSU’s star defensive end, signed a free agent contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Saturday night after not being selected in the NFL draft.
The home of national champion LSU and perennial contenders Alabama, Georgia and Auburn, the SEC dominated the first four rounds of the NFL draft before the flow of talent slowed to a trickle. Or the conference finally began running out of top prospects.
Some people are lucky to live out a dream. Dobyns-Bennett alum Teddy Gaines has lived out three of his.
Corey Sanchez remembers the results of most Washington Redskins games played in his 29 years. But there is one above all the rest that sticks out in his mind.
Former Elizabethton and University of Tennessee star Jason Witten will wear the silver and black for his 17th NFL season.
Daniel Kilgore is a free agent for the first time in his NFL career, so while his agent talks with teams, he’s hanging out with family and working on the farm in Kingsport.
Patrick Mahomes led the Kansas City Chiefs to 21 straight points in the final 6:13 for a 31-20 victory Sunday over the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl LIV.
Some of the region’s high school football coaches are continuing the Super Bowl week tradition of predicting the outcome of the big game.
Certain sports figures are given almost mythical status, which often makes it hard to distinguish fact from fiction.
Ryan Tannehill threw a 23-yard touchdown to Adam Humphries with 23 seconds left, Joshua Kalu blocked a last-second field goal attempt and the Titans beat the Chiefs 35-32 on Sunday.
In his 16th NFL season and a year after serving as a “Monday Night Football” analyst, Jason Witten is giving the Dallas Cowboys more production at the tight end position.
The Denver Broncos signed former D-B star and eight-year NFL veteran Coty Sensabaugh on Tuesday.