| Dec 5, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Too often, Eagles defensive coordinator Billy Davis reminded us on Tuesday, perceptions of players are mutated by statistics that do little or nothing to underscore their value. Outside linebacker Trent Cole, for example, has been a forced on the defense....
| Oct 3, 2013
| 9:04 AM
If Steelers with their cap can make a trade, is it realistic the Bears could go outside for defensive line help? -- @jtbbears from Twitter
You are referring to the Steelers having less than $2 million in cap room and their acquisition of offensive...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 10:22 AM
There are eight -- and there's one active NFL player who will be a shoo-in -- Heisman Trophy winners in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Can you name them?
Two are running backs who won the Heisman as college football's best player in the 1980s. Two...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 9:34 PM
Marvin Lewis was the Ravens' defensive coordinator in 1996 when the franchise set its foundation with the drafting of offensive tackle Jonathan Ogden and middle linebacker Ray Lewis.
Year after year, he watched Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome and...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 8:37 PM
SANTA ANA — Almost every time the PA announcer called the name of a Costa Mesa High player, he began with the last name, followed by the first.
Someone might want to update the Mustangs' football roster. First names first, last names second....
| Sep 10, 2013
| 6:19 PM
Listed by jersey number (if still applicable), name, connections and statistics:
LT 75 Levi Brown (Granby High, Penn State): Started; recovered Carson Palmer fumble and advanced it 4 yards; penalized 10 yards for holding.
TE 87 Jeff...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 9:41 PM
Old Trojans don't die, they just move to Newport Beach.
Wealthy alums here venerate a winning USC football tradition. Houses hang USC banners and flags, cardinal and gold colors are everywhere. I am grudgingly tolerated as a Cal-Berkeley alum. A whole...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 4:53 PM
There was Ray Rice going untouched for a 7-yard touchdown run. Torrey Smith sprinting free behind the Oakland Raiders’ defense and connecting with Joe Flacco for a 47-yard score. And punter/holder Sam Koch encountering very little resistance...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 5:52 PM
Ravens 28, Redskins 31
Strategy: In his last day on the job before being fired Monday morning after five years in Baltimore, offensive coordinator Cam Cameron called one of his more effective games even though mounting behind-the-scenes discord...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 8:24 AM
With three teams making the playoffs and two winning 12 games during the regular season, the AFC North was arguably the NFL’s most competitive division last season. Unfortunately for the Ravens, it figures to be hyper-competitive again in 2012 --...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Carson Palmer is a couple of years older and is no longer throwing to Chad Johnson and T.J. Houshmandzadeh in their prime. But as the Ravens prepare for Sunday's game against Palmer and the Oakland Raiders, the bad memories have come rushing back for some...