Western Courier

Khalen Saunders makes his way up NFL Draft board

Christopher Bean, Assistant Sports Editor

March 6, 2019

Filed under Sports

Western Illinois’ Khalen Saunders went viral early this year when NFL insider Adam Schefter posted a video of him doing a backflip. The video also caught the attention of Barstool. The 320-pound senior defensive tackle for th...

Harper signs record breaking deal

Taylor Jordan, Courier Staff

March 4, 2019

Filed under Showcase, Sports

Bryce Harper has signed a record setting 13-year, $330 million contract with the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday. The 26-year-old MVP-winning outfielder has officially ended his seven-year journey with the Washington Nationals who...

Manziel released from Alouettes

Christopher Gibson, Courier Staff

March 1, 2019

Filed under Sports

Johnny “Football” Manziel is back in the news. On Wednesday, the Montreal Alouettes released Manziel from the team. Since the Alouettes have contract rights on Manziel for the next two seasons, the former Heisman winner is now...

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