Staff & Wire Reports

Staff & Wire Reports
No. 1 Alabama tops preseason Top 25; Clemson, Georgia next

No. 1 Alabama tops preseason Top 25; Clemson, Georgia next

posted on August 20, 2018 by

Alabama will begin its quest for a second consecutive national championship with a rare three-peat. The Crimson Tide is just the second team to be ranked No. 1 in the preseason Associated Press Top 25 poll for three straight seasons.

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Rivers, Chargers look sharp early in 24-14 win over Seahawks

Rivers, Chargers look sharp early in 24-14 win over Seahawks

posted on August 19, 2018 by

Although Philip Rivers has only faced the Seattle Seahawks three times in games that count, he knows nearly everything about their defense because of Gus Bradley.

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Keenum rebounds but Bears beat Broncos 24-23

Keenum rebounds but Bears beat Broncos 24-23

posted on August 19, 2018 by

Bears beat Broncos 24-23. Chicago quarterback Mitch Trubisky and Denver QB Case Keenum feel better about their respective offenses after starting out faster and finally moving the chains Saturday night.

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Penn National seeks first Pennsylvania sports betting permit

Penn National seeks first Pennsylvania sports betting permit

posted on August 18, 2018 by

Penn National Gaming is the first casino operator in Pennsylvania to apply for a license to offer sports betting in the state, now that regulators cleared it to begin. Penn National submitted a 107-page application to the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board on Friday.

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SLS hotel-casino assuming control of W hotel

SLS hotel-casino assuming control of W hotel

posted on August 17, 2018 by

The W hotel brand is leaving the Las Vegas Strip. The SLS casino-hotel on Wednesday announced it will assume control of the W Las Vegas, which currently occupies one of the property’s three towers.

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