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The NFL Honors program is set for this evening at Symphony Hall at the Phoenix Convention Center. The Leagues MVP Award will be handed out tonight and the 2015 Hall of Fame Class will be unveiled.  Following is my preview of tonight’s event on the eve of Super Bowl 49.

For the second time in as many Fridays, the Wisconsin Badgers grabbed a first-period lead, leading 3-1 in their series opener against the rival Minnesota Gophers.  Unfortunately for the Badgers, they’re now 0-2 in those games. Last weekend, Michigan came from behind and last night, so did the Gophers.  Minnesota scored four straight goals and […]

Two days after his season ending press conference, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy has fired his special teams coordinator Shawn Slocum. Slocum became McCarthy’s assistant special teams coach from 2006-09 before taking over as special teams coordinator the next six years. The Packers finished last in the Dallas Morning News’ annual special teams rankings […]

Governor Scott Walker spoke in Washington DC Friday on a variety of thoughts and ideas with a national perspective. As commander-in-chief of the Wisconsin National Guard, Governor Walker told the Washington audience he has concerns about threats posed by ISIS and other enemies abroad, and the impact on Wisconsin. The guard’s adjutant general is also the […]

With Lance Leipold moving on to become the head coach at the University of Buffalo, the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater has named Kevin Bullis as its new head coach. Bullis served as a defensive assistant for the defending national champion Warhawks for seven seasons and has been interim coach during the school’s coaching search. In a news release from […]