11 hrs ago
Georgia Southern opens practice with eye on the future
Brittney Lohmiller / Savannah Morning News - Cornerback Darrius White intercepts a pass intended for wide receiver B.J. Johnson during a passing drill for Georgia Southern University's first football practice of the 2014 season July 31 in Statesboro.
12 hrs ago
Eagles get started
Kevin Ellison, center, and fellow Georgia Southern quarterbacks continue passing drills through a short rain shower as the team took the field Thursday to open fall camp.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Georgia Southern, Fritz ready to open football practice
Georgia Southern football players will get dressed at their new Football Operations Center at Paulson Stadium and bus to the practice fields at the other end of campus.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Georgia Southern's Jackson ready to get started
Georgia Southern senior linebacker Edwin Jackson speaks with reporters during the Sun Belt media day in New Orleans on Tuesday.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Georgia Southern draws attention at Sun Belt Media Day
Georgia Southern head coach Willie Fritz speaks with reporters during the Sun Belt media day in New Orleans, Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
My Take: GSU officially in Sun Belt... so what now?
As the Sun Belt Conference Football Media Day gets underway today in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans - a long, long way from the Southern Conference event in the Spartanburg, S.C., Marriott - there will be many, many more questions than answers for the Georgia Southern Eagles.
Louisiana - A lock to win the Sun Belt Conference
The Sun Belt Conference moves from eight to 11 teams this season but there is only one squad with a legitimate chance to win the league title - Louisiana.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Force 16-Us 1-1 in Lowell tourney round robin; Lee's Ripken 9-Us win at states
The Berkshire Force under-16 softball team, in its final tournament before the July 29 Babe Ruth Softball World Series, went 1-1 to start the 16-U All-American college showcase tournament on Friday.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
How will Washington use DeSean Jackson?
Once a week, we'll take a spin around the NFC East to check in on what's going on with some of the Eagles' division rivals.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Church: J.J. Wilcox Can be a "Big Playmaker"
The Dallas Cowboys coaching staff seem to believe second-year safety J.J. Wilcox has the potential to shine, following a rocky rookie season.
How the Vikings Can Turn Jerick McKinnon Into the NFL's Most Dynamic Rookie
If you're not a Minnesota Vikings fan or a draft junkie, you might not yet be familiar with Jerick McKinnon's ability as a football player.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
Wisconsin logger frees bear from milk can
Garrett Smith used the grappling hooks on his logging machine to free the struggling bear after spotting it in a cornfield while he was logging last month on a farm near Rice Lake.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Donald Heath: Stepping up a doable task for Georgia Southern football team
Recently, I was interviewed on the local sports talk radio show "Three and Out" and was asked simply, "How will the Georgia Southern football team do in its first season in the Sun Belt Conference?" Every day that question comes up, particularly as this football season nears - it's a little more than three weeks before the Eagles' preseason camp ... (more)
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Image: AP praises understudy
The presence of Adrian Peterson makes that a moot point, but the All-Pro went out of his way to compliment rookie running back Jerick McKinnon , calling his new understudy out of Georgia Southern the team's most notable player during offseason workouts.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Adrian Peterson on Jerick McKinnon: 'there's not too many...
Jun 17, 2014; Eden Prairie, MN, USA;Minnesota Vikings running back Jerick McKinnon rests at practice at Winter Park.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Rookie running back McKinnon impresses Adrian Peterson
Matt Vense l is in his first year at the Star Tribune after covering the Ravens for the Baltimore Sun for six years.