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  • Seahawks Richard Sherman sees need to change Redskins racist moniker

    Updated: Wed, May 7, 2014

    Sean Gregory of Time Magazine sat down with Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman to talk about a variety of subjects, including Donald Sterling, the Los Angeles  Clippers owner who was recently exposed (in a private but taped conversation) as a racist. The Gregory-Sherman conversation...

  • Dan Reeves: Broncos underappreciated coaching hero

    Updated: Tue, May 6, 2014

    Dan Reeves is now best remembered as the Man Who Refused to Set John Elway Free. Coach and superstar often clashed during Reeves reign as head coach of the Broncos, and Elway ended this long-sizzling struggle by thrashing his old coach in the Super Bowl. Elway’s victory in the...

  • Ramsey: Bull riding provides fun, if you're not riding the bull

    Updated: Mon, May 5, 2014

    Modified Clyde is a bull who weighs approximately 1,600 pounds, give or take a hundred, and the big guy was full of evil energy as he danced around in the dirt at The Broadmoor World Arena. Clyde began his little show Sunday afternoon by leaping two feet in the air. This was fun to...

  • Here's the most impressive statistic from John Elway's career

    Updated: Sat, May 3, 2014

    John Elway earned five wins with only one loss in AFC title games. He gets heat for those three lopsided losses in the Super Bowl. He should get more credit for those five victories in the battle for AFC supremacy.

  • Ramsey: DeRuyter's happiness in Fresno is bad news for Air Force football

    Updated: Thu, May 1, 2014

    Tim DeRuyter is happily cruising on a sunny morning in the San Joaquin Valley not far from the matchless glory of Yosemite National Park and the ancient natural towers of Sequoia National Park. "We love the weather out here," DeRuyter says. "We love the people." DeRuyter's state of...

  • Ramsey: Avs should make every effort to retain Stastny

    Updated: Wed, Apr 30, 2014

    DENVER - Pay the man. Keeping unrestricted free agent Paul Stastny in a Colorado Avalanche uniform will be massively expensive. The cost could approach $50 million over seven or eight seasons. No. 26 is worth it. Stastny again proved his worth with a laser-like third period goal...

  • Ramsey: Fountain Valley gives St. Mary's all it can handle, but OT win delivers region title to Pirates

    Updated: Tue, Apr 29, 2014

    Kylie Cleary was running by herself with a clear view of the goal, and she knew she wouldn't be lonely for long. So she started shouting. "Emily, Emily, ball, ball!" She was shouting at her St. Mary's teammate Emily Loof, who was surrounded by a swarm of Fountain Valley...

  • Mitchell High's Terry Miller belongs in CS Sports Hall of Fame

    Updated: Fri, Apr 25, 2014

    TERRY MILLER in an undated photo Terry Miller should have been a member of the Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame’s first class in 2000, but the powers that be who control entry to the Hall have – and this baffles me to no end – have locked the doors to the greatest...

  • Ramsey: CC hockey program should look at how Air Force football replaced coaching legend

    Published: Thu, Apr 24, 2014

    A respected coach who built an impressive mountain of victories has departed Colorado College. Same thing happened in 2006 at Air Force. As CC athletic director Ken Ralph searches for a replacement for Scott Owens, he should examine the example of Air Force athletic director Hans...

  • Ramsey: Michael Phelps can't outrace time in his comeback

    Updated: Wed, Apr 23, 2014

    Michael Phelps has nothing left to prove in the pool. He's won 22 Olympic medals, including a beyond-belief collection of 18 golds. At this moment, some 5-year-old is moving fast in a pool while his mom shouts, "He's going to be another Michael Phelps!" His name is known by your...