| Nov 2, 2014
| 5:59 PM
— Even before the X-ray machine was fired up in the bowels of NRG Stadium, Mark Sanchez had the Philadelphia Eagles fired up on the field.
The backup quarterback was thrust into his first action as an Eagle when starter Nick Foles was knocked...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears showed they could play offense in the second half, putting away the Atlanta Falcons 27-13 Sunday at the Georgia Dome.
1. Unless Willie Young went the Alonzo Spellman route when setting goals for his season, he ought...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:39 PM
Brian Cushing, the former USC Trojans linebacker who plays professionally for the Houston Texans, and his wife, Megan, have purchased a Houston-area home for $2.2 million.
The newly built residence sits on a tree-lined street in the affluent city of...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 2:06 PM
Ravens Pro Bowl fullback Vonta Leach already knows what to expect Sunday against Houston Texans inside linebacker Brian Cushing: plenty of head-knocking collisions.
Like Leach, Cushing is an aggressive player who doesn't shy away from contact.
| Sep 19, 2013
| 1:25 PM
As Ravens cornerback Chykie Brown returned to practice on a limited basis with a minor right knee injury, Houston Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson was also back to work.
Johnson practiced for the first time this week since sustaining a concussion...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 1:13 PM
The Ravens ruled out Pro Bowl kick returner Jacoby Jones for the second consecutive week due to a sprained medial collateral ligament in his right knee.
Jones is expected to be out four to six weeks, according to sources.
Five other players didn't...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 3:30 PM
While USC fans booed Lane Kiffin’s play-calling during the Trojans’ 10-7 loss to Washington State, the defense has mostly earned raves.
The defense has given up only one touchdown in two games. The Trojans, who play Boston College on...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 4:08 AM
The Ravens' dormant running game has been stuck in neutral all season.
A lackluster rushing offense might get a boost this week, though, since star running back Ray Rice is regarded as having a solid chance of returning from a strained left hip flexor...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 10:09 PM
The text messages and voice mails started blowing up on Ed Orgeron's phone soon after USC upset Stanford.
Former Trojans coach Pete Carroll and others from the Seattle Seahawks staff sent congratulations. So did former Miami players such as Warren...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 2:47 PM
The International Olympic Committee elected Anita DeFrantz, a member from Los Angeles, to its powerful executive board.
The announcement on Tuesday afternoon ended a big day for Americans at the IOC session in Buenos Aires.
Earlier, U.S. Olympic...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Felipe Massa said Tuesday he plans to leave Ferrari's Formula One team after this season.
The announcement, which the Brazilian driver made via Twitter and Instagram, was not unexpected. Rumors had swirled that Massa, who has struggled in recent years,...