Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson (81) makes a catch against Chicago Bears strong safety Ryan Mundy (21) during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato)

Calvin Johnson retires after nine seasons

The 30-year-old receiver, known as Megatron, announced his decision Tuesday to walk away from the NFL after nine mostly spectacular seasons with the Detroit Lions.

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A Pitcher’s Perseverance: The Jarrett Grube Story

Corunna native Jarrett Grube has gone from a small town to the big leagues – and after a brief stint in the majors the righty is looking to get back to bigs with the Cleveland Indians.

Cincinnati Bengals tight end Tyler Eifert (85) makes a catch during Team Irving's NFL Pro Bowl football practice, Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, in Kahuku, Hawaii. (AP Photo/Marco Garcia)

Report: X-rays negative on Eifert, no broken bones

According to a report by Cincinnati Sports Central the x-rays of Bengals tight end Tyler Eifert came back negative on Monday after the Bishop Dwenger grad suffered an apparent foot injury in Sunday’s Pro Bowl in Honolulu.

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Bob Knight reunites with Ossian man after 30 years

People know Bob Knight for a number of things; winning three national championships, leading IU to a perfect season in 1976, and for the not so positive things like throwing chairs. For one Ossian family, it was the General’s generous heart that touched their lives forever.

Cincinnati Bengals' Tyler Eifert (85) runs out of the tackle of Pittsburgh Steelers' Will Allen (20) during the first half of an NFL wild-card playoff football game Saturday, Jan. 9, 2016, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Eifert picked by Team Irvin for Pro Bowl

The Bishop Dwenger graduate is making his first Pro Bowl appearance after catching 52 passes for 615 yards and 13 touchdowns for the Bengals this season.