| May 1, 2015
| 9:20 AM
CHICAGO (AP) — Three teams showed no fear of behavioral baggage accompanying some prospects in the NFL draft's first round. The rest were more reticent.
Tampa Bay believes it found its franchise quarterback at the top of the proceedings Thursday...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 8:19 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Despite a generous trade offer reportedly made to the Tennessee Titans by Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly, Marcus Mariota is bound for Nashville instead of Philadelphia after the Titans selected him with the No. 2 pick in the NFL...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 8:52 AM
What follows is a list of the top 10 UConn football players drafted, in alphabetical order. Wondering about guys like Nick Giaquinto and Brian Kozlowski? They worked in the NFL, sure, but they weren't drafted. This history is not as rich and the names not...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 7:47 AM
Let's see if we have this straight: The Washington Redskins needed to give up three first-round picks and a second to move up four spots in the draft to get Robert Griffin III, but the Eagles this year are going to be able to move up at least 15 spots...
| Apr 11, 2015
| 5:32 AM
City graduate Adrian Coxson is upbeat about his growing NFL draft stock.
The Stony Brook wide receiver visited the Kansas City Chiefs last week and worked out for the New York Giants on Thursday and the New York Jets on Friday. He'll attend the Ravens'...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 11:52 AM
Too bad it took him a decade to fully appreciate all that was going down when he was here, but former controversial Eagles wide receiver Terrell Owens did make a few eye-opening admissions when he appeared on Comcasts's Breakfast on Broad Thursday...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 4:07 PM
STORRS — Matt Balis isn't much for talking about the job he's done as UConn's football strength and conditioning coordinator.
He'd rather point you to the results, which could be seen on campus Tuesday at UConn Pro Day as nine players, who had been...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 12:23 PM
Editor's Note: Over the final four months of 1999, The Morning Call put together a list of the 10 greatest athletes of the 20th century, a list that included Olympic gold medalists, an NCAA basketball champion, collegiate All-Americans, Super Bowl...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 9:35 AM
Concrete Charlie -- Bethlehem's Chuck Bednarik -- achieved the stature of legend with a two-way performance at 35 years of age in 1960. But that season almost didn't happen for Bednarik, and maybe the Eagles too, as he announced his retirement at the...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 11:56 AM
Chuck Bednarik, the hard-nosed, legendary, Bethlehem-born Philadelphia Eagle who came to be known as "Concrete Charlie," died Saturday morning. He was 89.
The Hall-of-Fame linebacker and center played from 1949 for to 1962 for the Eagles and was known...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 6:13 PM
Ryan Pace's decision to trade Brandon Marshall to the Jets for only a fifth-round pick illuminates the new general manager's premium on team chemistry.
But there's no denying the trade-off. Marshall's departure creates a void on the stat sheet after...