Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Dolphins' Tagovailoa now knows where he'll play, but when?

Fri, April 24, 2020

Mock_Draft_Football_49306Tua Tagovailoa has been dogged for months by uncertainty, upheaval and close calls, from a career-threatening injury to an encounter with a tornado.

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East Forsyth's football team flashes its rings social distance style

Fri, April 24, 2020

East Forsyth football state championship ring ceremony (Apr. 23, 2020)East Forsyth was awarded its 4A football state championship rings in social distancing fashion on Thursday morning.

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Panthers choose Brown over Simmons with No. 7 overall pick

Thu, April 23, 2020

NFL_Draft_Football_53658The Carolina Panthers had a decision to make with the No. 7 overall pick in the NFL draft — Auburn defensive tackle Derrick Brown or Clemson linebacker Isaiah Simmons.

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The Latest: Champion KC picks LSU RB Clyde Edwards-Helaire

Thu, April 23, 2020

NFL_Draft_Football_40689The Latest on the first round of the NFL draft.

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Hello Joe! Bengals take Heisman winner Burrow 1st overall

Thu, April 23, 2020

Mock_Draft_Football_13058Joe Burrow's next challenge is daunting: return to his home state and resurrect the woebegone Bengals. Given what he's accomplished, he's not lacking in confidence.

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For all the changes, NFL draft kind of looked, well, normal

Thu, April 23, 2020

CORRECTION_NFL_Draft_Football_43830For all the uniqueness of this NFL draft, including the angst over a potential communications fiasco, things looked and sounded pretty normal Thursday night.

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Brownlow's Mailbag: NFL Draft, changes coming to college sports and more

Thu, April 23, 2020

NFL_Draft_Overview_Football_55797The off-season Twitter Mailbag started a little later than usual, but Lauren Brownlow will answer your questions for the duration of the sports hiatus. This week, she looks at the NFL Draft, Zoom backgrounds, what's making her crazy in quarantine and more.

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Prospects ready for closeup on NFL draft night from home

Thu, April 23, 2020

Draft_Prospects_at_Home_Football_01400Yetur Gross-Matos would have liked to have been in Las Vegas for the NFL draft on Thursday night, but the Penn State defensive lineman is OK with participating from home.

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Jeremiah Francis to transfer from UNC

Thu, April 23, 2020

UNC beats Yale as Roy Williams celebrates milestone winUNC freshman guard Jeremiah Francis will transfer, the school announced Thursday in a release. Francis played in 16 games and averaged 3.3 points, missing the first eight due to a knee injury suffered in high school.

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Perks approved to move Carolina Panthers practice HQ to SC

Thu, April 23, 2020

Panthers_Draft_Preview_Football_13733A county in South Carolina approved a deal loaded with tax breaks for the Carolina Panthers to move their headquarters and practice site.

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