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Aaron Rodgers agrees to four-year extension with Packers

Aaron Rodgers has agreed to a four-year, $134 million extension with the Green Bay Packers. Rodgers will earn more than $80 million by March, while he receivers a record $57.5 million signing bonus, according to the NFL Network. The 34-year-old, who missed nine games last season, had two years left on his contract and was […]

WATCH: Arcia’s walk-off in 15th wins it for Brewers

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Viterbo’s 64-match win streak on line with home-opener

The Viterbo University women’s volleyball team will put its 64-match home win streak on the line in a tournament this weekend. The fourth-ranked V-Hawks play at noon and 6 p.m. Friday and again at 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday at Viterbo’s R.W. Beggs Sr. Gymnasium, as part of the Holiday Inn Express Preseason Classic. […]

Badgers tied for most players on AP preseason All-American team

First the Wisconsin Badgers offensive line was on the cover of Sports Illustrated. Now, three-fifths of those guys have been named to the Associated Press preseason all-American team. The Badgers are tied with Clemson with the most players on the first team and tied with Alabama with the most players total. Chosen by AP poll […]

Johnny Davis TD machine as Central wins season-opener

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. — It was the Johnny Davis show in the Central High School football team’s season opener. Davis had four passing and three rushing touchdowns — six of those in the first half — as the Red Raiders blew out Eau Claire North 45-8 at Carson Park. The first touchdown of the season […]

Viterbo volleyball ranked No. 4 in preseason NAIA poll

Despite losing one of its best hitters, setters and liberos in school history to graduation, the Viterbo University women’s volleyball team heads into the season ranked No. 4 in the NAIA — its highest-ever preseason rank. Viterbo ended last season ranked third with a 39-2 — its fourth consecutive 39-win season — and a third consecutive […]

Grumpy Old Men: Rodgers calls effort at practice “piss poor.”

Aaron Rodgers isn’t quite in the category of Grumpy Old Men, but the 34-year-old quarterback is a little annoyed with training camp. “I’m getting older and grumpier,” Rodgers said Tuesday, according to ESPN. “I’ve been at this for a long time. I’m tired, too; we’re all a little tired. When you get a little tired, […]

Reliving Brett Favre’s trade to the N.Y. Jets, which happened 10 years ago today

The whole process may have began July 17, but three weeks and a whole lot of drama later, the Green Bay Packers traded Brett Favre to the New York Jets, 10 years ago today. ESPN took a look back (here) on the deal that led to the rise of Aaron Rodgers, a 2011 Super Bowl […]

Listen to how Jerry Kramer negotiated his contract 60 years ago

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Bucks release Brandon Jennings, hours before $2.2 million contract became guarnateed

The Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday, waived guard Brandon Jennings before his $2.2 million salary for this coming season kicked in. That money would have been guaranteed had the team not waived him by Wednesday. The 28-year-old Jennings was a rookie phenom for Milwaukee back in 2009, including a Bucks rookie record 55-point game — his seventh […]

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