| Aug 25, 2014
| 7:02 AM
he United States economy has been locked in the worst recession since the 1930s for a number of years, with unemployment and underemployment rampant.
The business of sports is a shining exception as the new Forbes Magazine National Football League...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 9:02 AM
DeShaun Foster had a rough start to a seven-year career in the NFL. The UCLA standout running back, who starred at Tustin High, suffered a season-ending knee injury during the preseason in 2002.
Football has been a big part of Foster's life. It's taught...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 9:53 PM
When Matt Barkley agreed to a four-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday, much of the talk shifted to the money the quarterback lost for staying another year at USC.
Whatever the amount (terms of the contract weren't disclosed), he...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 10:48 PM
With regard to every day, every practice, every play it seems Ben Humphreys is bombarded with choices to make.
The decisions hound him, as he realizes each step can be pivotal for a future in football. As he enters an important junior year at Mater...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Every year at this time the casualty reports from NFL training camps are filled with carnage.
So far, Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta, Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin, Jets defensive back Aaron Berry, Dolphins wide receiver Armon Binns and Broncos...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 9:45 PM
COSTA MESA — An 85-year-old man made his way down to the football field at Jim Scott Stadium on Saturday morning. Everyone involved with Costa Mesa Pop Warner seemed to know him.
People referred to him as "Mr. Pop Warner."
Ed Baume is his real...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 11:36 PM
COSTA MESA — There were several messages delivered, and messages within messages, and symbolism wrapped in tragedy and triumph when Kermit Alexander spoke to the Costa Mesa High football team Wednesday afternoon.
But before he talked about his...
| Feb 22, 2011
| 8:47 PM
Mel never barks, except in his sleep. He shakes with terror when strangers enter the house. He has good reason to be fearful. Mel's previous owner was Michael Vick.
Mel's detailed history is unknown. However, it's clear that he was used as a kind of dog-...
| Jan 11, 2011
| 8:16 PM
Q: For the New Year I want to see you write that Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick should never have a dog again. Will you do it? — S.H., Cyberspace
Q: Can you comment on the Michael Vick situation? I can't believe the president of the...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 7:24 PM
Char McNabb doesn't mind talking about her son, Donovan.
If you mention there's a chance Donovan could be headed to the Hall of Fame, she'll tell you, "Of course. I feel that he is, from a mother's perspective. And, he's such a nice guy."
If you ask her...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 11:32 PM
Jurgen Klinsmann was named coach of the U.S. national men's soccer team Friday and introduced during a press conference Monday. Would you believe there is a local connection to that news?
It's just one of the many fun local bits of news that's recently...
| May 18, 2012
| 10:08 PM
Estancia High center fielder Alex Trancoso has been selected to participate in the Kiwanis Club of Greater Anaheim's 45th annual Orange County North-South All-Star Baseball Game for seniors on June 5 at Glover Stadium, said Coach Nate Goellrich....