Tuesday, January 11, 2011
The title of national champions lay on the line at the BCS Championship last night. The Auburn Tigers completed their undefeated season with a 22-19 victory over the Oregon Ducks with a dramatic field goal by Wes Byrum. The Takeaway's sports contributor, Ibrahim Abdul-Matin, recaps the exciting game.
Monday, December 13, 2010
If you haven't seen the video of the Metrodome's roof in Minneapolis collapsing under snow, chances are you will be seeing it on television soon enough. The incident was emblematic of an NFL weekend that saw teams efforts to win — let alone play — foiled this weekend by inclement weather. Wall Street Journal sports writer Nando Di Fino joins us to talk about the weekend's news and what to look forward to in the coming playoffs.
Wednesday, September 15, 2010
Heisman Trophy winner Reggie Bush is now former Heisman Trophy winner Reggie Bush. The New Orleans Saint has handed back the trophy he won in 2005 as a running back from the University of Southern California. Bush handed back the honor after years of being dogged by controversy stemming from the alleged special treatment he received from USC. The Takeaway's sports contributor, Ibrahim Abdul-Matin, has the latest in this controversy.