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Brewers Gain Ground In Playoff Chase With Win At Pittsburgh

(Pittsburgh, PA)  —  The Milwaukee Brewers have gained ground in the National League playoff race by blanking the Pirates 3-0 in Pittsburgh. The Crew is now three and a half games behind Central Division leading Chicago with 12 to play and they’re two in back of Colorado for the final NL Wild Card as the More >

Packers: Injury Situation Won’t Be Clear Until Wednesday

(Green Bay, WI)  —  Coach Mike McCarthy says none of his injured Green Bay Packers appear to be out for the season with the injuries they suffered in Sunday night’s loss at Atlanta. But otherwise, the coach says the total injury picture won’t be clear until at least Wednesday, when the Packers start practicing for More >

Packers Tied For Second After Week Two

(Undated)  —  Green Bay is tied for second with Minnesota in the NFC North after two weeks of play. The Detroit Lions have become the division’s only unbeaten team at 2-0, after beating the Giants at New York 24-10 on Monday Night. Matthew Stafford threw two touchdown passes, and Lions’ rookie Jamal Agnew sealed Detroit’s More >

Is Rodgers Sealing Place In History With 300 TD Passes?

(Green Bay, WI)  —  Aaron Rodgers is a hot topic on social media, after the Packers quarterback became the fastest to reach 300 touchdown passes for his career. His one yard shovel pass to Ty Montgomery Sunday night at Atlanta got Rodgers to 300 TDs in 144 games and 4,742 pass attempts. Various tweets disagree More >

Report: NBA Veteran Guard Brandon Rush Signs With Bucks

(Milwaukee, WI)  —  Veteran NBA guard Brandon Rush could be joining the Milwaukee Bucks. His management firm of Priority Sports tweeted Monday that Rush has signed a contract with Milwaukee. But media outlets say he has not signed anything yet and ESPN says the 32-year-old Rush will likely sign a non guaranteed one year deal More >

Five Wheaton Football Players Charged In Felony Hazing

(Wheaton, IL)  —  Five football players at Wheaton College near Chicago are charged in a 2016 hazing incident in which a freshman teammate was beaten, duct taped, and left half naked on a field with two torn shoulders. Noah Spielman, Benjamin Pettway, and All American center Kyler Kregel all played Saturday when Wheaton crushed Carthage More >

Area High School Varsity Sports Schedule for Tuesday 9/19/17

In Varsity Girls Volleyball, Mauston travels to Wis Dells, New Lisbon hosts Brookwood, Necedah hosts Royall, Hillsboro travels to Cashton, Wonewoc-Center hosts Bangor, Adams-Friendship at Westfield   In Varsity Boys Soccer, Mauston travels to Wautoma, Adams-Friendship hosts Black River Falls and Wis Dells travels to Watertown Luther Prep.   In Varsity Girls Tennis, Mauston hosts More >

Packers Hobble Out Of Atlanta With Loss

(Atlanta, GA)  —  The Green Bay Packers hobble out of Atlanta after a 34-23 loss Sunday night in the first game in the Falcons’ new Mercedes Benz Stadium. The Pack started without injured tackles David Bahktiari and Bryan Bulaga plus top backup Jason Spriggs, and the Falcons took advantage by making constant defensive front changes More >

Packers, Falcons Lose Stars To Injuries

(Atlanta, GA)  —  Packers’ coach Mike McCarthy will have a full injury report to deal with this week, after losing both his starting receivers to injuries in Sunday night’s loss at Atlanta. Jordy Nelson went out early with a sore quad and Randall Cobb left in the fourth quarter with an injured shoulder. The Packers More >

Badgers Rise In Polls After Big Win At BYU

(Madison, WI)  —  The Wisconsin football team rises in both major polls Sunday, after the Badgers’ 40-6 romp at BYU the previous day. The 3-0 Badgers went up one place to ninth in the national media survey, while jumping two spots to tenth in the coaches’ poll. Coach Paul Chryst called the BYU game an More >