| Mar 20, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Leigh Steinberg, a Daily Pilot columnist, was profiled by the Associated Press and revealed he is working to relaunch his sports agency, based in Newport Beach, as well as other projects, "including an autobiography and his continuing crusade to raise...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 10:42 AM
Bruce Smith holds the NFL record for career sacks with 200, but the late Deacon Jones "would have had 250" if the statistic had been kept back in his playing days.
So said Orlando resident Jack Youngblood, a former Los Angeles Rams teammate and fellow...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 4:37 PM
Hopefully, as my buddy Chris tweeted Tuesday, St. Peter is not a quarterback.
If so, the pearly gates were destroyed — crunched and shattered into tiny pieces — Monday night when David "Deacon" Jones crashed through them and arrived in...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 9:02 AM
They will probably lock eyes more than a few times Saturday, one of the best offensive players of his generation staring straight ahead at one of the era's best defenders.
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning will spot Ray Lewis across the line of...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 1:16 PM
The Virginia Sports Hall of Fame and Museum announced its Class of 2013 on Monday, and it has several local ties.
Roanoke College All-American Frank Allen, former Virginia Tech football player Cornell Brown, and Virginia Tech sportscaster Bill Roth...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 6:22 AM
BOCA RATON -- As EJ Manuel began cutting into his meal at the Italian restaurant in town where he agreed to meet one similarly starved interviewer, it was clear there was something weighing on his mind. It was about respect, and how surprised he was...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 2:05 PM
As usual, this year's Nike Colonial All-Pro Football Camp at William and Mary is scheduled to include some of the National Football League's biggest stars.
Tribe coach Jimmye Laycock announced Tuesday that quarterbacks Matt Ryan of the Atlanta Falcons,...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 11:01 PM
The Pro Football Hall of Fame expects a record turnout of members for its inductions celebrating its 50th anniversary.
As many as 130 Hall of Famers are expected to attend from Aug. 2-4 as Larry Allen, Cris Carter, Curley Culp, Jonathan Ogden, Bill...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 8:54 PM
The Texans made second-year defensive end J.J. Watt a captain this week. This was after the media pronounced him defensive player of the year about a month ago. And after defensive coordinator Wade Phillips put him in the Pro Football Hall of Fame in...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 4:22 AM
We continue with the Groller's Corner review of the top events/stories/happenings of 2011. On Friday we gave the first four on our list. No. 11 -- Freedom grad Johnny Lahutsky being honored by the New York Yankees during "Hope Week" No. 10 -- Allen boys...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Students protest Santa Monica College plan for higher priced classes...