Jerry Richardson

Top 10 Illinois RBs for 2022 IHSA football season

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (BVM) – The 2022 high school football season in Illinois is upon us, and there will be plenty of talent on the gridiron this fall. One of the most vital positions in any season is at running back, and this year, Illinois features some talented players in the backfield. Here are the top 10 Illinois High School Association (IHSA) running backs going into the 2022 season.
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Raleigh News & Observer

Keep pounding: Former Panther great Sam Mills inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame

Sam Mills — the 5-foot-9 linebacker who liked to say he was short, balding and couldn’t see very well — made it to the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday. Mills joined the ultimate football team posthumously. He died of cancer in 2005, at age 45. He was inducted in Canton, Ohio, site of the hall of fame, along with seven other members of the Class of 2022. Jim Mora, Mills’ former head coach both in the USFL and with the New Orleans Saints, and Melanie Mills, Sam’s widow, presented Mills for enshrinement and unveiled his bust.
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Football One-Day Blitz Set For July 26

Make plans to join us at various locations across South Carolina on Tuesday, July 26, when head football coach Josh Conklin and members of his staff will preview the Terriers' upcoming season. Details, venues and registration links are below for Charleston, Columbia and Spartanburg. Note: Please complete one registration for...

Ellen Louise Grisham

Graveside services for Ellen Louise Grisham, 61, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, July 20, at Baptist Hill Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Mrs. Grisham passed away at 9:45 a.m., Friday, July 15, 2022, at Ozarks Healthcare. She was born December 12, 1960...

Clois Burton Richardson

BENBROOK – Clois Burton Richardson, 91, died on July 7, 2022. The family received friends from 1 – 4 p.m. on July 10, at the White Family Funeral Home. A graveside service was at 10 a.m. on July 11, at Elmwood Cemetery in Bowie. Richardson was born on...
Sylva Herald

Golf newcomer at Western qualifies for U.S. Amateur

Adam Hooker, a fifth-year graduate transfer and a newcomer on the Western Carolina men’s golf team for the 2022-23 season, qualified for the 122nd annual U.S. Amateur Championship after placing in a two-way tie for second in his qualifying event at the par-72 Lonnie Poole Golf Course in Raleigh.

4 things Carolina Panthers fans can look forward to in 2022

What things can Carolina Panthers fans look forward to during what is sure to be another rollercoaster season in 2022?. It’s been all doom and gloom for the Carolina Panthers over the last few years. The team’s memorable Super Bowl run in 2015 seems like a lifetime ago considering what’s transpired in its aftermath and some big changes might be on the horizon if things continue trending downward for head coach Matt Rhule next time around.
The Post and Courier

Carolina Panthers training camp returns to Spartanburg July 27

SPARTANBURG — Carolina Panthers training camp will return to Wofford College's Gibbs Stadium in Spartanburg on July 27. The team released its practice schedule for the upcoming NFL season on June 28 with 12 total practices scheduled. Training camp continues through Aug. 10. The franchise first held camp at...

Panthers depth chart focus: Shaq Thompson leads new LB room

Just what can the Carolina Panthers expect from their linebacker corps when a hugely important 2022 season gets underway this fall?. Sometimes it’s easy to forget that the Carolina Panthers are still one of the youngest franchises in the NFL. As a result, they are still figuring out its identity.

4 reasons the Carolina Panthers might struggle in 2022

What are some reasons why the Carolina Panthers might end up struggling during the 2022 season?. There is a quiet sense of optimism surrounding the Carolina Panthers despite what some in the national media might tell you. Some outstanding arrivals to the organization via free agency and the draft strengthened their chances of genuine progress, although nobody could say for sure right now just how much improvement comes in 2022.

Fallen Portland firefighters will be honored Monday

Those remembered will include Portland Fire and Rescue Lt. Jerry Richardson, who died of cancer last November.Fallen Portland firefighters will be honored at the 111th annual David Campbell Memorial ceremony Monday, June 27. Portland Fire and Rescue will hold the ceremony at Portland Firefighters Park between Southwest 18th and 19th avenues, south of Alder Street. It will begin at 10 a.m. The David Campbell Memorial Association was established in 1913 to commemorate the memory of Portland Fire Chief David Campbell, who died in the explosive Union Oil fire in Southeast Portland on June 26, 1911. The Campbell Memorial has added...

Denver Broncos top list of most expensive U.S. sports team sales

It takes quite a bit of capital to buy an American sports team, and the impending sale of the Denver Broncos proves that point. According to ESPN's Jeff Legwold, the Broncos entered a sale agreement Tuesday with the Walton-Penner family ownership group for $4.65 billion. The sale is subject to review by the NFL's finance committee, and 24 league owners need to vote yes for the transaction to be approved.