| Nov 3, 2013
| 4:27 PM
Five things to watch this week in college football:
1. You don't need Nielsen to know Oregon at Stanford will be the highest-rated television show in Tallahassee on Thursday night. Florida State is rooting hard for Stanford to put a first loss on...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 7:31 AM
Baltimore Sun columnist Mike Preston checks in for an offseason edition of his Q&A, answering your questions about the Ravens.
You often talk about the watered-down level of the players because of the 32 teams that now operate in the NFL. what is the...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 10:29 PM
The Bears have done a lot of work to build the roster since the end of the regular season and in free agency. What about an extension for wide receiver Brandon Marshall who is entering the final year of his contract? Is that in the cards for Phil Emery?...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 6:39 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — The last time the Houston Texans had the first pick in the NFL draft, in 2006, they threw a curveball.
They passed on running back Reggie Bush, widely expected to be the first player selected, and took defensive end Mario Williams....
| Apr 1, 2014
| 9:03 AM
The advent of cable television gave universities vast opportunities to profit from football and basketball, and the large and most lucrative programs dominate the national championship tournaments and earn huge sums.
Northwestern's football program...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 12:44 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- Former UCF quarterback Blake Bortles has been praised for his decision to participate in all quarterback drills at the NFL Scouting Combine, but the final assessment hinged on his performance today.
Bortles earned favorable reviews for...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 5:40 PM
Ole Miss is coming off an 8-5 season – the second under head coach Hugh Freeze – and returns a possible 15 starters heading into the 2014-15 season. The Rebels begin spring ball next week in Oxford, but Freeze was in Orlando Friday night...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 5:23 PM
Auburn defensive end Dee Ford won Senior Bowl MVP honors with two sacks in the South's 20-10 victory over the North on Saturday in Mobile, Ala.
Quarterbacks Derek Carr of Fresno State and David Fales of San Jose State each threw a touchdown pass for the...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 8:30 PM
MOBILE, Ala. -- Derek Carr and David Fales each threw touchdown passes and Auburn's Dee Ford had two sacks in the South's 20-10 victory over the North in the Senior Bowl on Saturday.
The showcase game for top senior NFL prospects was mostly dominated by...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 1:10 PM
Former Florida State quarterback Jake Coker is transferring to Alabama.
Alabama Coach Nick Saban announced Sunday that Coker has signed with the Crimson Tide.
“We think a lot of Jake and we are excited to have him join our team,” Saban...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 5:00 PM
It was a couple of hours before the start of ESPN's Heisman Award telecast, when the media had one last crack at the players invited to Manhattan for the announcement in a ballroom on the sixth floor of the posh Marriott Marquis on Broadway.