| Sep 30, 2014
| 3:24 AM
Husain Abdullah is a devout Muslim. He's also a safety for the Chiefs, and he made a promise to himself if he ever did find himself in the end zone.
"If I get a pick, I'm going to prostrate before God in the end zone," Abdullah said.
Early in the...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 3:22 PM
Which group of Americans would you place at the top of a, "you're so vain" list, borrowing the title of the great Carly Simon song from 1972? Movie and TV performers? Surgeons? Quarterbacks? Anyone named Kardashian? ESPN columnists and commentators?
| Sep 20, 2014
| 2:59 PM
The winless Kansas City Chiefs visit Sun Life Stadium on Sunday riding a two-game losing streak, their best playmaker, running back Jamaal Charles, showed by a sprained ankle, and their quarterback, Alex Smith, ranking 35th, dead last, in the NFL with a...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 9:36 AM
Every Monday we will recap notable performances of former USC players in the NFL.
McKnight sighting in Kansas City
Former USC tailback Joe McKnight was a trending topic on Twitter on Sunday, with many surprised to realize that McKnight was still in...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 2:16 PM
You had your fun at our expense, first-rounders, now it's time for you to produce.
For this longtime fantasy football player, the first round of the draft always has felt like a game of musical chairs. When the music stops at the end of fantasy's...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 4:55 PM
So, what's new around the NFL?
It has been a heavy week and a half for NFL fans, laden with serious subjects and guilt about following a sport so plagued with social problems. So Week 3 is a welcome relief, and some matchups should pay off emotionally...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 6:59 PM
The son of ex-Philadelphia Eagles coach Andy Reid settled a lawsuit filed against him after he pointed a handgun at another driver in a road-rage incident, according to Montgomery County Court records.
Britt Reid, 29, had pleaded guilty to criminal...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 5:27 PM
The Kansas City Chiefs signed quarterback Alex Smith to a long-term contract, the team announced Sunday.
The Chiefs did not disclose terms of the deal, but multiple media outlets reported it was a four-year, $68 million contract, with $45 million of...
| 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 27, 2014
| 7:31 PM
— For dozens of Philadelphia Eagles, Thursday night's preseason finale against old friend Michael Vick and the visiting New York Jets represents the last chance to impress. NFL rosters must be trimmed from 75 to 53 by Saturday afternoon, with so...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 6:45 PM
— Who's No. 3? Might sound trivial, but to the Philadelphia Eagles, it could be an enormous component.
Beyond running backs LeSean McCoy and Darren Sproles, who were held out of the team's preseason finale against the New York Jets on Thursday...