Rams Clip Cards To Open Year

Greg Zuerlein nailed a game-winning 48-yard field goal with 40 seconds left as the Rams clipped the Cardinals 27-24 at the Edward Jones Dome to open the season. Sam Bradford finished 27-of-38 for 299 yards with two touchdowns and an interception for the Rams, who outscored the Cards 14-0 in the fourth quarter for the win. Jared Cook had seven catches for 141 yards and two TD's in the victory. The Rams are at Atlanta on Sunday.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 7 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 days 5 hours ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

18 hours 39 min ago

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday in a game that was shortened to six innings because of inclement weather. Edinson Volquez (4-3) allowed two runs on four hits for Kansas