Former PGA Tour golfer and longtime CBS Sports broadcaster Ken Venturi died Friday afternoon. A San Francisco native, Venturi won 14 PGA Tour events before retiring in 1967.
It turns out that for the past few years, with no one watching, an NFL team — with its machismo and tough guys — had reached a certain understanding with one of its players. The player was gay, many on the team knew it, and no one cared.
The Oakland Raiders trade Carson Palmer and acquire Matt Flynn from Seattle. Once again, what are the Raiders thinking? Just Stupidity, Baby. Trading for Flynn is desperate. The Oakland Raiders are screwed at their quarterback position.
The San Francisco 49ers will trade Alex Smith, and, according to league sources, the deal has effectively already been agreed to. No trades can be official until the league year begins March 12.
Jim Rome, host of Rome on CBS Sports Network and The Jim Rome Show on the radio joined CBS Local Sports to give his take on the biggest topics in the major sports.
Watch Live Online Coverage from CBS Sports at Amen Corner and the 15th & 16th holes at The Masters.