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Sen. Ben Sasse works as Uber driver after losing sports bet: 'No wrecks, no moving violations so far'
Sen. Ben Sasse isn't quitting his day job, but he did take a break Friday night from his congressional duties to be an Uber driver. The Nebraska Republican bet a journalist last year that the University of Nebraska Cornhuskers would defeat the Iowa Hawkeyes in a game last November. The loser would
Cavaliers CB Chuck Davis hits it big with $100K win in Virginia Lottery
You have to play to win. And while Chuck Davis wasn't able to play for the University of Virginia football team last season after transferring from Nebraska, that didn't mean he couldn't play the lottery. And, on June 25, Davis got the win -- to the tune of $100,000. Davis, a sophomore cornerback
Sequel bests the original: Alabama-Clemson rematch one of 10 best title games
It's hard for any sequel to live up to the original, but this year's Clemson-Alabama rematch in the College Football Playoff National Championship presented by AT&T somehow did the trick. We got more than a little drama, thanks to a back-and-forth fourth quarter that culminated with a Deshaun
Indiana has been down and up ... and now down again
Was it really just 43 short days ago that my colleague Jeff Goodman ranked Indiana as the No. 1 team in the nation in our weekly Power Rankings? The Hoosiers were coming off their 103-99 overtime win over Kansas in Hawaii, and coach Tom Crean's guys were riding high. Since that win against the
Ultimate CFB bowl betting guide
It's easy to get overwhelmed amid the 41 bowl games that will be played between Dec. 17 and Jan. 2. But fear not, Insider is here to help. We've asked our experienced group of gambling experts -- Phil Steele, Will Harris, "Stanford Steve" Coughlin, Chris Fallica and Rufus Peabody -- to provide a
Predictions for order of finish in every conference
On Jan. 12, 2016, Wisconsin was 9-9 on the season. The Badgers had lost to Western Illinois, Milwaukee and Marquette on their home floor, lost four of their first five conference games, and lost their era-defining coach (Bo Ryan) to retirement. One season earlier, on Dec. 22, 2014, the Purdue
Nebraska safety Nathan Gerry ruled ineligible for Music City Bowl
Nebraska ?All-Big Ten safety Nathan Gerry ?has been ruled ineligible for the Dec. 30 Music City Bowl against ?the? Tennessee Volunteers , and the Cornhuskers also likely will be without starting quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr . Coach Mike Riley on Thursday said Gerry, a senior, and backup defensive
Supermodel Ashley Graham Changes Beauty Ideals for Women of All Shapes and Sizes
Part 2 of ABC News' "Game Changers": Robin Roberts met up with the Sports Illustrated cover model to discuss how she influenced women's beauty standards.
Gamechangers: Ashley Graham on Shattering Barriers
The first full-figured woman to appear on the cover of Sports Illustrated discusses how she encourages body diversity with Robin Roberts.