Prescott, Cowboys beat Eagles in 1st home game since injury
Dak Prescott threw for three touchdowns in his first home game since he suffered an ankle injury on the same field almost a year ago, Trevon Diggs returned an interception 59 yards for a score and the Dallas Cowboys dominated the Philadelphia Eagles 41-21.
Former Dolphins, Ohio State assistant coach George Hill dies at 87
MIAMI – George Hill, an assistant coach for Woody Hayes, Don Shula and Jimmy Johnson, has died at age 87. The Miami Dolphins confirmed Hill’s death this week. Hill, an Ohio native, was the Ohio State defensive coordinator under Hayes for eight years in the 1970s. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of George Hill. pic.twitter.com/wc5PyWN8Do — Miami Dolphins (@MiamiDolphins) November 11, 2020
Jimmy Johnson, two-time Super Bowl-winner, surprised on air with news of Hall of Fame induction
Former Dallas Cowboys and Miami Dolphins coach and two-time Super Bowl-winner Jimmy Johnson on Sunday became the newest member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Johnson was surprised with the announcement during a live broadcast, similar to the way the news was broken to former Steelers coach Bill Cowher on Saturday. Legendary @dallascowboys coach @JimmyJohnson finds out live on TV he is the newest member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame! Aikman and Johnson won back-to-back Super Bowls together in the 1992 and 1993 NFL seasons. Johnson joins Cowher as a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame's 2020 Centennial Slate, a special group of 15 inductees to honor the NFL's 100th season.cbsnews.com
UMs most memorable sports events and how we covered them
It was a lot of fun to cover a brand new team, Kaufman said. At Miami, Williams became the only woman in Big East history to win three consecutive 100-meter titles. She left Miami as a nine-time All-American, eleven-time Big East Champion and held records in seven different events. After graduating from UM, Williams won the silver medal in the 100-meters at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece. They also got their first win in program history against Duke at Cameron Indoor Stadium.themiamihurricane.com
Former UM athletic director Sam Jankovich dies at 84
CORAL GABLES, Fla. - Former University of Miami athletic director Sam Jankovich, the man credited with the rise of the Hurricanes football dynasty, has died at the age of 84. Current Miami athletic director Blake James announced the passing of Jankovich on Twitter Wednesday. "Our hearts are broken with the passing of legendary former UM AD Sam Jankovich." Jankovich became the school's athletic director in 1983 and ushered in a successful era in multiple sports, but highlighted with the dominance of the football program. Miami athletic teams won six national titles in the Jankovich era.
Not all Dish subscribers get Fox channels back in time for NFL games
In this 2018 photo provided by Fox Sports, Curt Menefee, Terry Bradshaw, Howie Long, Michael Strahan and Jimmy Johnson, from left, get ready for the Fox NFL Sunday pregame show. College and NFL broadcasts returned to Dish Network subscribers in 17 markets on Oct. 6 after the network reached a new rights agreement with Fox Corp. But Miami Dish subscribers remain without that market's Fox channel, WSVN-Ch. 7, thanks to an impasse between Dish and Sunbeam Television.sun-sentinel.com
"Michael Jordan of NASCAR": Obama honors champ at White House
"Michael Jordan of NASCAR": Obama honors champ at White House NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Jimmy Johnson visited President Obama at the White House Wednesday. Johnson has won six titles in the past eight years. Gayle King reports.cbsnews.com