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NCAA reports FBS targeting penalties remain same as in 2017

The NCAA says the number of enforced targeting penalties in the Football Bowl Subdivision this season was the same as in 2017, ending four straight years of increased calls. NCAA national coordinator of officials Rogers Redding reported 179 enforced calls in 817 games compared with 179 in 816 games last season. The final 2017 report … Continue reading NCAA reports FBS targeting penalties remain same as in 2017

BOISE, Idaho | Study shows health, reaction-time declines in firefighters

BOISE, Idaho — Randy Brooks’ son had a request three years ago: What could his dad do to make wildland firefighting safer? To Brooks, a professor at the University of Idaho’s College of Natural Resources who deals with wildland firefighting, it was more of a command. His son, Bo Brooks, is a wildland firefighter who … Continue reading BOISE, Idaho | Study shows health, reaction-time declines in firefighters