| Dec 23, 2014
| 8:29 PM
Michigan has contacted the San Francisco 49ers regarding Coach Jim Harbaugh's status, the NFL team's general manager acknowledged.
"As long as it's handled correctly, [it's OK], and I think the University of Michigan, in reaching out, did handle it...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 10:17 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 8-8 (.500); season 153-86-1 (.640). Using point spreads with the scores Farmer predicted, the record against the...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 5:18 AM
The Bears' search for a head coach entered its third week Monday with general manager Ryan Pace recalibrating to take control of the process. And while the NFL's coaching carousel kept spinning, an accomplished candidate with connections to the Bears...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 6:42 PM
One small stomp for man, one giant gulp for the Detroit Lions.
The NFL on Monday suspended Detroit center Dominic Raiola one game for stomping on the ankle of Chicago defensive tackle Ego Ferguson the day before.
That means the Lions will be without...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 8:03 PM
Ravens veteran defensive tackle Haloti Ngata busted into the Steelers' backfield Saturday night, shedding a block and hauling down star quarterback Ben Roethlisberger.
By sacking Roethlisberger for a 3-yard loss during the first quarter of the Ravens'...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 7:59 PM
Todd Bowles agreed to become the New York Jets’ new coach, a league source said Tuesday night. Of the five candidates known to have interviewed for the Chicago Bears’ vacancy, he is the first one to land a head coaching job.
| Jan 11, 2015
| 7:06 AM
The Lions have had a wealth of talent on defense for a number of seasons, but it didn't come together until 2014.
Teryl Austin joined new coach Jim Caldwell's staff as a first-time NFL defensive coordinator and his immediate success has put him on the...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 5:49 PM
By David Purdum, The Sports Xchange
ATLANTA — Steeler Nation took over the Georgia Dome on Sunday and liked what it saw.
Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell scored two touchdowns, and quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and receiver Antonio...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 6:04 PM
Though the head football coach position at Virginia Military Institute requires a candidate with a certain kind of mindset, former Virginia assistant coach Scott Wachenheim's background might just help him fit the bill.
Sunday, Wachenheim was named the...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 2:08 PM
PITTSBURGH — Two home wins.
That's what it will take for the Pittsburgh Steelers to make the playoffs for the first time since 2011 and win the AFC North division championship.
A victory this Sunday over the visiting Kansas City Chiefs would put...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 3:50 PM
Last week in parentheses.
1. Packers 10-3 (1): Little concerning Falcons put up 37 on them but you had feeling no matter how many Falcons scored, Aaron Rodgers would score more.
2. Patriots 10-3 (2): Bill Belichick's team tosses aside Justin Bieber...