Saving the Bats, One Cave at a Time

ELY, Nev. — A crew of five wildlife biologists wearing overalls, helmets and headlamps walked up the flanks of a juniper-studded mountain and climbed through stout steel bars to enter an abandoned mine that serves as a bat hibernaculum. The swinging white light of the headlamps probed cracks and crevices in the walls of the […]

2019 NFL franchise tag primer and candidates

7:00 AM ET Kevin SeifertNFL Nation Close national NFL writer NFC North reporter, 2008-2013 Covered Vikings for Minneapolis Star Tribune, 1999-2008 Your brief NFL offseason breather is over. It’s tag time. The NFL now moves into its first offseason window for major personnel decisions. Beginning Tuesday and continuing through March 5, teams can […]

Rick Pitino’s team captures Greek Cup title

Rick Pitino is a champion again. The former Louisville coach led Panathinaikos to the Greek Cup Championship by beating PAOK in the final 79-73 on Sunday. Greek Cup Championship to Panathinaikos! Awesome group of guys. Truly special men #paobc — Rick Pitino (@RealPitino) February 17, 2019 Hired in December by the Athens club, Pitino […]