www.raiders.com   Raiders RB Josh Jacobs was named the Pro Football Writers of America's Offensive Rookie of the Year, the PFWA announced Tuesday. Jacobs was selected in voting conducted by the Professional Football Writers of America. Jacobs started in all of his 13 appearances,...
www.webuyblack.com By D'Juan Hopewell   The sport of gymnastics has been rocked by scandal for several years. Two decades of rampant sexual abuse culminated On November 5, 2018; that’s when the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) announced that it would decertify USA Gymnastics as...
www.blackbusiness.com   Having navigated the ranks of track, rugby and flag football in the past; exceptional athlete & prominent influencer Santia Deck recently announced her latest win - a multi-million dollar contract with the Women's Football League Association (WFLA). There has never been...
www.cbs17.com   Serena Williams was selected by The Associated Press as the Female Athlete of the Decade on Saturday. The winner was chosen by AP member sports editors and AP beat writers. Williams had an exceptional decade on and off the court....
www.christianpost.com By Jeannie Law     Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson says the Lord keeps him humble despite all of his recent success. Jackson was responding to questions during a press conference, Wednesday and while receiving praise for being one of 2019’s breakout NFL stars he was...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Aaron Sloan , Owner and Head Coach of Tulsa’s Engine Room Boxing Gym, announced today that the  Oklahoma Golden Gloves State Championship  will take place  Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020  at the Greenwood Cultural Center in the...
www.bakersville.com By Clay Cunningham   On Dec. 5, 2010, just six days removed from his 44th birthday, Tulsa Will Rogers Alumnus Wade Green passed away following a bout with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a crippling neurological disorder that destroys neurons that control...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net     Tulsa Public Schools is set to host the 55th Annual Tournament of Champions which started at Memorial High School in 1966. The ORU Mabee Center on the campus of Oral Roberts University is the site host Tournament...
www.kansascity.com BY SAM MCDOWELL   The text came early Sunday morning, before Chiefs running back Darwin Thompson had woken up in his downtown Kansas City hotel room. Sad news, it began. Thompson, a 22-year-old rookie, fell asleep late Saturday expecting the biggest workload of...
www.cnn.com   American gold medalist fencer Race Imboden knelt as the national anthem played Friday at the Pan American Games in Lima, Peru, to protest racism, gun control, mistreatment of immigrants and President Donald Trump. "We must call for change," he...