SPORTS NEWS

Wisconsin native an Olympic skeleton

Column RICK SOLEM
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The Winter Olympics are a bit weird to me. Weird, as in not at all. Weird as in ordinary, to a degree.

In a way, a person can really relate to the events – skiing, ice skating, sledding … OK, bobsledding.

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Milwaukee Bucks midseason report

By RICK SOLEM
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It’s been a dismal season for the Milwaukee Bucks.

I know, “Thanks Captain Obvious.”

Some would argue, that’s a good thing, as the Bucks are the favorite for the NBA Draft Lottery so far with a 7-33 record – losing the last nine consecutive games. 

But the way things are headed, this could have catastrophic consequences in the long run and things are getting worse. 

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Sherman tells it how it is ... or how he thinks it is

By RICK SOLEM
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Erin Andrews stood her ground.

She asked about the final defensive play for the Seattle Seahawks and the outspoken cornerback gave her the postgame interview of interviews.

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Belichick mad, other NFL news

By RICK SOLEM
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A day later, New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick is calling foul.

His cornerback, Aqib Talib, was injured for the game Sunday on a pick-play by Denver Broncos' wide receiver Wes Welker.

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OLB coach Greene leaves Packers

By RICK SOLEM
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The Green Bay Packers defense was apparently so bad last season that coaches are quitting to hang out with their wives and kids.

That's the excuse Kevin Greene, the Packers outside linebackers coach the last five seasons, used today, in a statement announced by head coach Mike McCarthy.

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