I'm sure you've heard the story by now, but in case you haven't seen video of just how disruptive a scared bat was at the Marquette/Providence game on Saturday, you'll want to take a look at this (CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO).
USA Today is reporting that beloved Green Bay Packers wide receiver, Donald Driver is leaning toward retiring from the NFL. Driver caught just 8 passes for 77 yards and 2 touchdowns last season - his 14th in the league.
The Milwaukee Brewers have announced they will wear an alternate gold jersey on occasion this upcoming season. The jersey tops will be worn for the first time by players and coaches at Sunday's annual "On Deck" event at the Delta Airlines Center.
Those who watch the NFL have become very familiar with the yellow line that stretches across the field indicating where the first down marker is. Some networks get crazy and make the line orange on 4th down.
Former Wisconsin Badgers and Milwaukee Bucks forward, Jon Leuer is on the move again. The 6'10" Leuer has been traded from the Cleveland Cavaliers to the Memphis Grizzlies for forward Marreese Speights, guards Wayne Ellington and Josh Selby, and a future first round draft pick.
The rosters have been assembled for the World Baseball Classic. Two Milwaukee Brewers, Ryan Braun (LF) and Jonathan Lucroy (C) will play for the United States squad. Twelve other Brewers will suit up for their respective home country.
I am completely fascinated at the lengths minor league sports teams will go to build a promotion. Over the years, the fine staff at the Milwaukee Admirals have come up with such winners as "Jock Strap Night ", and "Shave Your Head Night".
College football's annual Senior Bowl will be played on January 26 in Mobile, AL. The Big Ten will have 9 players represented in the game, but Wisconsin Badgers running back Montee Ball will not be one of them.
Now that the Green Bay Packers season has come to an end, it's time to look ahead to the 2013-2014 season. Before the 2013 kickoff weekend there are several key dates on the NFL calendar to pay attention to. I outlined several below. Make sure to enter each of these into your smartphone.
When the Big Ten Conference split into two divisions, there was eager anticipation for how the schools would be divided and the name of each division. When the divisions were assigned the names "Leaders" and "Legends" there was a collective, "huh?" that rang from Happy Valley to Husker Nation.
After the Green Bay Packers season came to an abrupt end in San Francisco Saturday night in the divisional round of the NFL playoffs, the focus of the franchise must now shift toward the 2013-2014 season.
One of the big stories to pop out of San Francisco this week is the health of 49ers pro-bowl defensive tackle Justin Smith. Smith is suffering from a bone spur in his triceps that has caused a partial tear and will require off-season surgery. He was able to practice this week on a limited basis for the first time in two weeks.
The Green Bay Packers conducted their final practice of the week before departing for San Francisco on Friday afternoon. Mike McCarthy addressed the media following today's practice. Below are some quick version notes from his press conference.