Jaguars Fire Coach Urban Meyer After Less Than a Season

Dec 24, 2021

Meyer won three college football national titles but lasted 13 games in the N.F.L., where his short tenure in Jacksonville was marred by questionable conduct on and off the field. Urban Meyer was 2-11 with Jacksonville, but that was only part of the reason he was fired. Credit... Brett Duke/Associated Press Dec. 16, 2021 Sign up for the Pro Football Digest. Our analysi more

Pivoting to New Horizons With Career Help

Dec 28, 2021

For two decades, drug addiction consumed John Michael Johnson's life. "I was not an actual member of society at all," he said. Before Mr. Johnson began rehab, he said, "I was slowly killing myself." He got sober in 2019, obtained a driver's licence, and moved into a new San Antonio apartment with his girlfriend. When Covid struck, they were planning for the future and both were furloughed in April 2020. Donate now to The New York Times Neediest case more

With Paige Bueckers Injured, UConn Faces a Tough Few Months

Jan 3, 2022

The Huskies will be without the best player in women's college basketball for up to eight weeks. With a win and a loss so far in her absence, it's difficult to say how they will fare. Huskies guard Paige Bueckers was helped off the court after an injury on Dec. 5. Credit... David Butler Ii/USA TODAY Sports Dec. 13, 2021 NEWARK -- Last month, ESPN announced that ABC would broadcast a regular season women's college basketball matchup. It more

Alabama Rolls Past Cincinnati in College Football Playoff

Jan 5, 2022

Alabama 27, Cincinnati 6 For the national championship, the Crimson Tide will take on the Georgia Bulldogs Jan. 10. Ja'Corey Brooks caught a 44-yard touchdown for Alabama near the end of the first half that put the Crimson Tide ahead of Cincinnati, 17-3. Credit... Richard Rodriguez/Getty images Dec. 31, 2021 Register for the Pro Football Digest. Our analysi more

American football-Two additional college bowl games cancelled due to COVID-19 – Reuters

Jan 7, 2022

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Bryce Young wins the Heisman Trophy 2021 season

Jan 9, 2022

(CNN)Bryce Young received the Heisman Memorial trophy for the 2021 college football seasons Saturday night at New York City's Lincoln Center. This was the 87th annual ceremony to honor the sport's most prestigious award. After last Saturday's dramatic performance in the Southeastern Conference Championship game win over Georgia, the University of Alabama quarterback was the clear favorite for this award. He set a conference record with 461 yards including 421 in air. T more

The New Rules Require College Athletes to Take Smaller, Daily Deals

Jan 11, 2022

While six-figure players have been the most prominent, thousands of athletes are making just enough to pay for books and date nights, as part of name, image, and likeness agreements. Emily O'Donnell, left, and Emelie Curtis, center, teammates on the Duquesne University lacrosse team, finish a lacrosse clinic in Pittsburgh. Credit... Jared Wickerham, The New York Times Dec. 9, 2021 more

Playoff Fans in the Cold as College Football Plots Its Future

Jan 15, 2022

On College Football Recent huddles among the sport's leaders have shown how much television drives their thinking. A band played to a sparse crowd in an area for college football fans in Indianapolis on Saturday, ahead of the national championship game on Monday night. Credit... AJ Mast for The New York Times Jan. 10, 2022 Register for the Pro Football D more

A box of cash, a secret donor and a big lift for some N.Y.C. Students

Jan 19, 2022

A City College Physics professor was shocked to discover the contents of an ordinary box that had been in the mailroom. The box contained bundles of $50 and $100 bills, adding up to $180,000. Credit... The City College of New York Published Dec. 21, 2021 Updated Dec. 23, 2021 Vinod Menon was a City College of New York in Harlem physics professor who returned to in-person teaching this semester. He finally looked through the pile of off more