The two Super Bowl coaches are a study in contrasts. The Patriots’ Bill Belichick is dour and stone-faced, while Pete Carroll is all smiles and enthusiasm. Those qualities were on display at media day, but the two coaches have more in common than you think.
A jury convicted two former Vanderbilt players on Tuesday of raping an ex-student, rejecting claims they were too drunk to know what they were doing and that a college culture of binge drinking and promiscuous sex should be blamed for the attack.
In a quarterfinal matchup of Americans at the Australian Open, unseeded Madison Keys beat No. 18 Venus Williams in three sets. Keys’ task might be tougher in the semifinals, as she will face top-ranked Serena Williams, Venus’ sister.