| Mar 9, 2015
| 4:30 AM
Monday is the final day of the NFL’s three-day exclusive negotiating window that allows teams to contact pending free agents ahead of the market opening at 4 p.m. Tuesday. To this point the period, which permits contract discussions but not final...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 5:52 AM
At noon Saturday, the phones officially can be dialed and conversations officially begin between teams and free agents. Of course, they've unofficially been going on for weeks, but play along with the NFL on this idea. So who should the Dolphins be...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 5:08 AM
Every year around this time a solid supply of NFL veterans can be found on the waiver wire because teams purge their roster to create salary cap space.
This year, as tomorrow's start of free agency conversations approach, is no different. I've always...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 1:12 PM
As expected, the Ravens didn't use the franchise tag before today’s 4 p.m. deadline. They didn’t have any logical candidates for the tag and their tight salary cap situation would have made such a move prohibitive.
That figures to change...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 5:00 AM
From Derrick Mason to Anquan Boldin to Steve Smith, the Ravens have a history of acquiring big-name wide receivers late in their careers and benefiting from them having productive seasons. That’s why not long after the Houston Chronicle’s...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 12:36 PM
A handful of ACC teams enter spring football practice with question marks at quarterback. Florida State, Boston College and Louisville have the most concerns at the position. That being said, keep an eye out for these quarterback battles this spring:...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 4:38 AM
The debate from NFL teams about Michigan standout Devin Funchess hasn't stopped.
Determining whether Funchess is a big wide receiver, an athletic tight end -- or perhaps both depending on the offensive scheme -- has become a popular topic in NFL...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 5:27 PM
FSU’s annual spring game will be held on April 11.
The Seminoles officially announced the date of the intrasquad game Wednesday, although the time of the contest will be determined in the near future.
Last year’s spring was relatively...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 6:00 PM
When he lines up in press coverage, Ravens cornerback Rashaan Melvin tucks in his elbows tightly and balls his hands into fists. It's a style of play built around invading wide receivers' territory at the line of scrimage.
Although inexperienced, with...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 5:09 PM
Last week: 12-4 (9-7 against the spread)
Season: 134-73-1 (109-98-1 against the spread)
at Falcons (5-8)
Steelers by 2 (O/U 54.5)
It's clear the Falcons have talent. They displayed that in Green Bay. But their...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 8:35 PM
The Times' NFL writer, Sam Farmer, examines this week's matchups. Lines according to Glantz-Culver (O/U = over/under). Last week's record 12-4 (.750); season 134-73-1 (.647). Using point spreads with the scores Farmer predicted, the record against the...