| Dec 11, 2014
| 12:53 PM
Every season there's at least one waiver wire find, one unexpected starter who changes the landscape of fantasy football. Last season it was Eagles quarterback Nick Foles, and in 2012 it was Packers wide receiver James Jones with Lions running back...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 6:26 PM
Coastal Carolina showed no hangover after barely missing an unbeaten regular season, rolling past Richmond 36-15 Saturday in Conway, S.C., in the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs' round of 16.
Alex Ross passed for one touchdown and ran for...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Nearly a month ago, the Ravens held a series of meetings to simplify and re-direct their offense.
Those must have been some great meetings.
In the last three games, the Ravens have averaged 174 rushing, 242.6 passing yards and nearly 32 points a game....
| Nov 20, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Round two of the football playoffs will kick off at 7:30 Friday night, and here are details on matchups involving 11 area teams. Admission is $8. Predictions are by Buddy Collings (399 correct, 74 wrong for season, an .843 percentage). The playoffs will...
| Nov 27, 2014
Five area teams remain alive as the third round of the football playoffs kick off at 7:30 Friday night. Admission for region games is $8. Predictions are by Buddy Collings (405 correct, 77 wrong for season, an .840 percentage). The playoffs will...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 11:26 AM
It's been a good year for Dolphins Pro Bowl cornerback Brent Grimes.
He's tied for second in the NFL with four interceptions. His nine passes defended are tied for 10th. His 36 tackles are second on the team. He was named AFC Defensive Player of the...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 9:23 PM
You could almost hear the frustration at Heinz Field as the Pittsburgh Steelers trailed the Houston Texans by 13 points midway through the second quarter.
But after sitting in stunned silence for nearly two hours, the home fans found themselves...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Last week in parentheses.
1. Broncos 4-1 (2): Challenging stretch coming: 49ers and Chargers at home in five-day span and then a visit to the Patriots.
2. Chargers 5-1 (3): Rookie running back Branden Oliver has gone past 100 yards rushing in two...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 7:30 PM
The site of Dallas quarterback Tony Romo's career low point — a botched hold on a 19-yard field-goal attempt at the end of a January 2007 playoff game at Seattle — looked closer to a turning point for the suddenly scorching...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 1:00 PM
DETROIT -- Defense scored the first nine points for the Detroit Lions and held the Green Bay Packers' offense to 223 total yards in a 19-7 victory Sunday at Ford Field.
Defensive back Don Carey scored on a 40-yard fumble return in the first quarter...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 5:48 PM
Eluding cornerbacks with quick moves or tossing them aside with a mean stiff arm, wide receiver Steve Smith has been busy establishing himself as the Ravens' top offensive weapon through two games.
Smith has been thrown to a team-high 25 times heading...