Five years ago, Chris Blair attained his lifelong dream of becoming a play-by-play voice.
HAMPTON - Chad Ochocinco has turned to NASCAR in his ongoing search for thrills away from the football field.
ATLANTA - Georgia's athletic department has contacted the NCAA and the Southeastern Conference regarding the eligibility of football player Jarvis Jones and incoming basketball player Kentavious Caldwell-Pope.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - The owner of the Los Angeles Dodgers won a reprieve in bankruptcy court Tuesday to maintain day-to-day operations, while Major League Baseball considered seizing control of the cash-strapped ballclub.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The day began with the NFL commissioner and the players' association head starting another round of talks, this one set to run through Friday, aimed at ending a lockout that is now in its fourth month.
SEATTLE (AP) - Tommy Hanson wasn't all that interested in talking about his return from the disabled list.
RALEIGH, N.C. - Lorenzo Charles always knew how to deliver.
Georgia football continued to garner more preseason honors as the College Football Performance Awards and the Blue Ribbon College Football Yearbook released their preseason teams and watch lists.
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) - Walking away from Centre Court, Oracene Price - mother and sometimes-coach to Serena and Venus Williams - shook her head after watching one daughter lose at Wimbledon, then the other.
SEATTLE (AP) - Freddie Freeman saw first-pitch fastballs in his first two at-bats Monday night.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - Just hours after Major League Baseball objected to the bankruptcy filing by the Los Angeles Dodgers, accusing team owner Frank McCourt of siphoning off more than $100 million in club revenue and driving the Dodgers into a liquidity crisis, a Delaware judge on Tuesday granted several routine motions that will allow the team to continue operations.
The American Baseball Coaches Association recently selected Victor Roache as a first-team All-American and named Matt Murray to the All-Atlantic Region second team.
BUFORD - The NFL lockout hasn't affected an emerging friendship between Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan and rookie receiver Julio Jones.
Lofty expectations are nothing new for the Georgia Southern Eagles. But after four seasons without a playoff appearance - and three head coaches since that loss to Texas State in 2005 - the Eagles' return to the Football Championship Subdivision postseason has some thinking big things in Jeff Monken's second year.
ROSEMONT, Ill. - NFL owners and players are discussing a straight split of income in the next collective bargaining agreement that would net the players just under 50 percent of total revenues.