South Carolina athletic director Ray Tanner is not ''100 percent sure'' that Saturday's football game with No. 7 LSU will be played at Williams-Brice Stadium because of the devastating floods that hit the state this past weekend. Tanner said Tuesday that officials at both schools and the Southeastern Conference have been in contact and gone through several scenarios, including playing the game at LSU.
The staph infection that ended Giants tight end Daniel Fells' season is MRSA, an antibiotic-resistant form of the infection that can create a life-threating situation and is highly contagious, according to a source.
Chris Snee and Osi Umenyiora, a pair of two-time Super Bowl champions, will be inducted into the Giants Ring of Honor at halftime of Sunday night's game against the 49ers along with John Johnson and Jack Lummus.
Big beards on athletes are nothing special these days, but no city can boast a pair as prominent as Houston, where the Astros' Dallas Keuchel and the Rockets' James Harden both are hugely important figures for their teams.