Friday, November 24, 2017

Tampa Bay Storm

Brain study examined 111 former NFL players. Only one didn't have CTE.

Brain study examined 111 former NFL players. Only one didn't have CTE.

Researchers studying the link between football and chronic traumatic encephalopathy found that 99 percent of the brains donated by families of former NFL players showed signs of the neurodegenerative disease, according to a new study published Tuesda...
Updated: 4 months ago
Storm routs Cleveland

Storm routs Cleveland

TAMPA — Alvin Ray Jackson intercepted two passes, returning one for a touchdown, and recovered two fumbles as the Storm routed Cleveland 57-27 Saturday night in its home regular-season finale at Amalie Arena. Tampa Bay (10-3) enjoyed its larges...
Updated: 4 months ago
Cowboys' Lucky Whitehead says his rare dog was stolen and is being held for ransom

Cowboys' Lucky Whitehead says his rare dog was stolen and is being held for ransom

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Lucky Whitehead is looking for a dog-napper.In an Instagram post on Sunday, Whitehead said that someone had broken into his house and stolen his dog Blitz.Plus, the pitbull puppy is a rare breed, Whitehead said, and is be...
Updated: 4 months ago

Storm tops Baltimore, locks in No. 2 playoff spot

BALTIMORE — On a night Joe Hills set the Arena Football League mark for consecutive games with a touchdown, he wasn't even the top performer for the Storm. Kendrick Ings ran back two kickoffs for scores and had a dramatic receiving touchdown to...
Updated: 4 months ago

Storm falls to Cleveland

CLEVELAND — The Storm, down 21 points early in the fourth quarter, nearly came all the way back to force overtime but fell 41-39 to Cleveland on Saturday.The Gladiators (4-8) fumbled with less than a minute left in regulation, giving the Storm ...
Updated: 5 months ago

Onside kick gives Storm wild win, home playoff game

TAMPA — The Storm clinched a home playoff game in unlikely fashion Saturday, recovering on onside kick in the final minute and scoring with 10 seconds left to defeat Washington 55-51 before an announced 9,913 at Amalie Arena.Tampa Bay (8-2) was...
Updated: 5 months ago
Ex-Chiefs tackle Ryan O'Callaghan reveals he's gay, considered suicide

Ex-Chiefs tackle Ryan O'Callaghan reveals he's gay, considered suicide

Ryan O'Callaghan lived a tortured existence throughout his four-season NFL career, including two with the Chiefs, and considered suicide.Such was the life of a gay man who hadn't told anyone of his sexual orientation.O'Callaghan's life began to turn ...
Updated: 5 months ago

Storm winning streak ends at six

PHILADELPHIA — The Storm saw its six-game winning streak end with a thud, losing 62-41 to defending Arena League champion Philadelphia on Saturday. The Soul (9-0) has won 13 straight overall and likely has locked up the No. 1 seed for the playo...
Updated: 5 months ago

Storm clinches playoff spot with win over Washington

TAMPA — The Storm clinched a playoff spot in dramatic fashion Saturday night, stopping a two-point conversion in the closing seconds to defeat Washington 58-57 for its sixth straight win in front of an announced 9,856 at Amalie Arena.Tampa Bay ...
Updated: 6 months ago

Storm wins fifth straight

TAMPA — The Storm won its fifth in a row, and this was one was decided before the final seconds.Tampa Bay used Alvin Ray Jackson's recovery of the second-half kickoff to grab a big lead and defeat visiting Baltimore 47-35 on Saturday night in f...
Updated: 6 months ago