Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg's struggles this season can be partly pinned on a transition to a new coaching staff, something Urban Meyer has experienced in his career. Ohio State's J.T. Barrett's success can be pinned on his strong relationship with the Buckeyes' coaches. COLUMBUS, Ohio — Penn State quarterback Christian Ha […]
Inside is a full aggregation post of everything Penn State related we've written since James Franklin was hired. A big theme: Franklin stands in the way of Urban Meyer and Ohio State, and not only on the field this coming Saturday. CHICAGO, Ill. – Who knows if it was a strategic move to put James Franklin's table on the fringe of the Big Ten Media […]
Chris Fedor makes his five observations following the Cavs' preseason finale. CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The Cleveland Cavaliers finished the preseason on Wednesday night in Memphis. The Cavs lost, 96-92, but it was a successful exhibition season because the team didn't suffer any long-term injuries and they also installed the new offensive system under co […]
Kevin Love tells Northeast Ohio Media Group that he needs more touches inside to return to form. MEMPHIS, Tennessee – Kevin Love has had his moments this preseason. In two consecutive games early in exhibition play against the Miami Heat and Milwaukee Bucks, Love appeared to have found his groove, scoring 50 points in total while shooting 17-of-23 from the f […]
The Royals even the series at 1-1. KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Salvador Perez shouted at Hunter Strickland, who shouted right back. The Kansas City Royals streamed from their dugout, the San Francisco Giants from their own. And for a tense moment in the sixth inning Wednesday night, Kauffman Stadium was consumed by chaos. The one thing that was clear? The World Seri […]
9/11 and the Healing Impact of Sports on 11 September 2014 by digitalsportsnews It is hard to find anyone who doesn’t remember where he or she was when two jumbo jets struck the World Trade Center in New York City on September 11, 2001, bringing a collective shock to the country and the world. How could this happen? Who would commit such a devastating act? These questions and many more rocked communities far and wide and eleven years later, the effects, the trauma, and the [...]
As football season approaches, remember to stay hydrated! on 24 July 2014 by digitalsportsnews It can’t be said enough how critical it is for high school athletes to be thoroughly tested for any preexisting medical conditions that may inhibit them from participating in a sport. Too often have athletes been given the “green light” to participate in a sport when, in actuality, they were never physically fit to begin with.
An athlete’s health is to be the number one priority for bot [...]
DigitalSports Internship Mission! (Due 6/14) on 3 June 2014 by digitalsportsnews Intern Mission: Interview sports radio host or program manager!
(Due Date: Saturday, 6/14/14)
For our next DigitalSports Internship Mission, we are asking student journalists to interview a local sports radio host or program manager.
Understanding what goes into a sports talk radio show is a valuable lesson for anyone who wants to pursue a career in the sports indust [...]
DigitalSports Internship Task! (Due 5/31) on 27 May 2014 by digitalsportsnews Best Memories!
(Due Date: Saturday, 5/31/14)
Due to the holiday and short week, there will not be a DigitalSports Internship Mission. Instead, we want you to put together a short piece on your best memories for this shcool year. In as many words as you'd like, tell us what separated this year from any other year in terms of special moments. You can write about the school's sports teams [...]