The former UNLV football player talks extensively for the first time about nearly being paralyzed in a 2018 win against Prairie View A&M.
Ed Graney came to the Review-Journal in May of 2006 as its lead sports columnist. He has covered all major sporting events, including Super Bowls to NBA championships to every Final Four since 1995. Graney also covered the Olympic Games in Beijing (2008) and London (2012). A graduate of San Diego State University, he is a five-time Nevada Sportswriter of the Year and past winner of Associated Press Sports Editors Top 10 for columns. He and wife Bonnie have two children, a son (Tristan) and daughter (Bridget).
High school state tournaments would have been staged in numerous divisions and sports across the valley this week, all canceled due to the coronavirus.
There is little chance UNLV athletic director Desiree Reed-Francois would turn down UCLA, despite the fact that its insides are a lot more challenging than the shiny exterior.
Paul Minor, 19 and once 451 pounds, has committed to losing weight while motivated by the Raiders landing in Las Vegas.
The NFL schedule has been released, so here’s an early look back at how the strange 2020 season played out.
Golden Knights coach Pete DeBoer apparently wants to name a captain, but the team has never attached a “C” on a specific sweater.
The richest fight in history reinforced a theme that what happens beforehand can far surpass what occurs in the ring.
What happens if the NFL must proceed for this season, or any part of it, with no fans in attendance?
Judging what the Raiders have done since finishing last season 7-9 isn’t about pass/fail. Not until things begin for real again. All we really have are names on paper.
Sports was one of the first major entities to shut down due to COVID-19 and could be one of the last to come back.
Every draft board is different. All 32 of them. Each evaluation generates varying opinions about prospects based on team needs and collected data.
What began as a way to merely change the perception of how a final NFL draft selection is viewed has grown into a weeklong celebration in California.
About to enter his seventh season, Raiders quarterback Derek Carr finally has his deep threat. Now we get to see if he is the issue or other factors are at play. Or both.
The draft as a virtual experience is one more reminder that our world has changed in these times of the coronavirus.
Holding two first-round picks when the NFL draft commences Thursday, the Raiders would be smart to stay the course and trust their research.