Two standouts for quarterback through nine practices at Virginia Tech
There’s been an awful lot learned about the new Virginia Tech squad during spring practice. But a position group we haven’t heard a lot about is the quarterbacks. Quarterback coach Brad Glenn said the room started with six, now been narrowed down to about four, with South Carolina transfer Jason Brown and Marshall transfer Grant Wells leading the way through nine practices.
Column: Heavy Chicago snowfall, harsh winter explained: It’s all my fault.
“Thanks Rex!! Just what we needed — a foot and a half of snow! And something clearly brought on by your declaration of the snow as a ‘hoax.’ Well, tell all among us forced to shovel the 17.9-inches of your ‘hoax’ off their front walks here in the city this morning! And I’m sure all at Street & San were happy to man their plows to clear the roads of Huppke’s ‘hoax’! Do me a favor, DON’T declare Spring around here a ‘hoax.’ God only knows what THAT might bring on!!chicagotribune.com
Texas man accused of killing grandmother, great-grandmother
On Sunday sheriff's office deputies responding to a call found the body of an unidentified woman stuffed into a large plastic tote behind a shed at an abandoned church in Spring. Spencer said that in an effort to determine if the body was related to the missing persons case, detectives talked to Ramos at the home he'd shared with the two women since moving there from Philadelphia over the summer.chicagotribune.com
14-year-old double amputee pursues his dreams on the football field
At 6, he told his mom he wanted to play football. But Hodge wanted to call the plays in his life, and with three football-playing brothers encouraging him, he decided to be a quarterback. "I have bad days, I mean everybody does. It's not about the bad days. It's about how you recover from the bad days," Hodge said.cbsnews.com
Smart phone makers to include kill switch in 2015
Smart phone makers to include kill switch in 2015 Spring has sprung and so has home construction, expect a kill switch to come with smart phones after July 2015, and Ford is rolling out a limited editing Mustang GT to honor the car's 50th anniversary. Jill Wagner has these stories and more MoneyWatch headlines.cbsnews.com