| 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...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Andre Johnson spent months away from the team, and ultimately decided his future is not with the Houston Texans.
The 33-year-old wide receiver requested a trade and will not report to training camp after skipping offseason workouts and minicamp, NFL...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 1:17 PM
FSU’s reemergence as an elite football program can be traced to not just stellar recruiting, but to Jimbo Fisher’s emphasis on mining some of the most successful high schools in the Southeast.
It is no secret that Fisher and his staff turned...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 9:42 PM
Manu Ginobili had a simple message for his teammates during an emotional team meeting Tuesday.
Let's do this again.
With six potential free agents headed by Tim Duncan, the message was made clear: The San Antonio Spurs would like everyone back for a...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 5:21 PM
Standing in the middle of the Ravens' practice field Tuesday, offensive coordinator Gary Kubiak directed traffic by pointing his fingers and huddling frequently with quarterback Joe Flacco.
The hiring of Kubiak in late January was a dramatic change...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 9:00 AM
A new NFL season is dawning and the heirarchy of power in the AFC South is looking pretty familiar. The Colts are still the team to beat, but the Texans are poised to make an improvement over last year's dismal campaign.
The predicted order of finish:...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 9:13 PM
New England Patriots
2013: 12-4, first.
Last in playoffs: 2013.
They're going all the way: TE Rob Gronkowski is (almost) back — he's still favoring his recovering right knee and is said to be 50-50 for the opener against the Dolphins....
| Aug 30, 2014
| 5:00 PM
In predicted order of finish by division:
2013 | 13-3, 1st in West
Last year in playoffs | 2013
Going all the way: Offense-minded Denver beefed up on the other side of the ball, adding end DeMarcus Ware, cornerback Aqib Talib, and...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 12:06 PM
It was hardly the effort of a player known for being a trash-talker.
The situation surely gave Miami Dolphins cornerback Cortland Finnegan a chance to boast or gloat. He had just finished a three-interception performance during Tuesday's practice.
| Sep 15, 2014
| 12:45 PM
Week 1 lulled us into a false sense of security. With no long-term injuries to major stars, many fantasy football owners likely breathed a bit easier knowing their seasons weren't over before they started.
Most times, though, the left jab sets up a...