Top Sports Stories (Jan 10, 2012)

Nick Saban admits to enjoying it more

NEW ORLEANS — Nick Saban rolled out of bed Tuesday morning without time even for his daily dose of The Weather Channel with his wife, Terry. The business of celebrating Alabama’s second national championship in three years disrupted the morning …

ESPN January 10, 2012, 12:18 PM (PST)

Los Angeles Times

Brady says McDaniels has ‘inside information’

Oh boy. Tom Brady has gone and done it. During his weekly appearance on Boston’s WEEI, the Patriots quarterback said that new (old) offensive assistant Josh McDaniels, who was hired over the weekend and began work immediately, "obviously has some …

CBS Sports January 10, 2012, 10:09 AM (PST)

Denver Post

Tim Tebow-led Broncos’ OT win over Steelers earns best TV rating for wild-card game since 1994

NEW YORK – The Tim Tebow-led Broncos’ overtime victory over the Steelers earned the highest television rating for a wild-card game in 18 years. Denver’s 29-23 win over Pittsburgh on Sunday on CBS drew a 24.0 rating and 40 share. The network said …

Washington Post January 10, 2012, 10:16 AM (PST)

New York Times

Costly Jones trade came back to bite Falcons in playoffs

The Giants pounded the testosterone out of the Falcons Sunday, with a dominant 24-2 victory that left no doubt about who were the men and who were the boys in this NFC battle. Atlanta’s only points were a safety generated by the defense. That’s right, …

CNN Sports Illustrated January 10, 2012, 11:56 AM (PST)

Wall Street Journal

49ers’ challenge – keep the heat on Drew Brees

Cornerback Chris Culliver of the 49ers offered a clever, impromptu Drew Brees impersonation Monday. Culliver was fielding questions about Brees when he suddenly struck a quarterback’s pose – right arm cocked as if about to throw, eyes patiently …

San Francisco Gate January 10, 2012, 9:05 AM (PST)

New York Times

No direction home for Wizards

John Wall and Wizards are driving somewhere. Where, exactly, is unclear. In the Washington Post, Mike Wise writes that when you see the mess that is the winless Wizards, you must remember that it was always part of the plan to rebuild the ugly way: …

ESPN January 10, 2012, 10:45 AM (PST)

Indiana House committee advances right-to-work bill

By Susan Guyett INDIANAPOLIS, Jan 10 (Reuters) – An Indiana state House committee advanced Republican backed right-to-work legislation to the full House in a 15 minute meeting on Tuesday, one day after Democrats ended a boycott that had blocked its …

msnbc.com January 10, 2012, 9:40 AM (PST)

Town Hall

Your comments: Barry Larkin elected to baseball Hall of Fame

Barry Larkin was elected into the baseball Hall of Fame on Monday, the only one in this year’s class. The shortstop, who spent all 19 years of his career in Cincinnati, earned 86 percent of the vote in his third year on the ballot. Falling short of the…

NJ.com January 10, 2012, 10:45 AM (PST)

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