Nick Chickillo (74), ...

Nick Chickillo (74), Fayetteville senior offensive lineman, practices Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, at Harmon Stadium in Fayetteville. Chickillo has overcome injury and the loss of his mother to become a leader for the Dogs offensive line.

Football: Chickillo plays with a purpose

Subscriber onlyFootball runs deep in Nick Chickillo's family.

High School Sports
Hot Springs Lakeside ...

Hot Springs Lakeside running back Colt Housley (second from right) is tackled by a host of Little Rock Central defenders during Thursday’s game at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock. Central led 42-30 with 2:33 remaining, but a late charge by the Rams resulted in a 44-42 Lakeside victory.

Lakeside's 4th-quarter flurry drops Central

Subscriber onlyHot Springs Lakeside trailed by 12 points with less than three minutes remaining Thursday night, but the Rams came back to stun Little Rock Central 44-42 at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock.

Professional Sports
New England quarterback ...

New England quarterback Tom Brady had his four-game suspension for a scandal involving deflated footballs overturned by U.S. District Judge Richard Berman on Thursday in New York.

QB Brady reinstated by judge

Nullifying suspension deflating loss for NFL

Subscriber onlyTom Brady learned Thursday he will start the season on the field after a judge lifted the league's four-game suspension of the quarterback for a scandal over deflated footballs, saying Brady was treated unfairly by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.