| Dec 18, 2014
| 4:56 PM
Last week: 11-5 (11-5 against the spread).
Season: 145-78-1 (120-103-1 against the spread).
Eagles (9-5) at Redskins (3-11)
3:30 p.m. Saturday, NFL
Eagles by 7.5 (O/U 50)
The Eagles should bounce back, but their playoff hopes are flickering. The...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 10:19 AM
The Minnesota Vikings don’t have a positive recent history at Soldier Field, where they have won only once since 2001. But this weekend might present them a golden opportunity to reverse that trend.
The Vikings own a two-game winning streak and...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 7:12 PM
Last week: 8-5 (5-8 against the spread)
Season: 96-50-1 (81-66 against the spread)
Vikings (4-5) at Bears (3-6)
Noon Sunday, CBS-2
Bears by 3 (O/U 46)
While the Vikings are rested, the Bears are reeling. They have yet to win at home and have...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 5:02 PM
A rookie should be seen and not heard.
Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel has got the first part of that covered. He has been seen out on the town, seen courtside at Cavaliers games, and, until now, seen each Sunday on the sideline....
| Dec 11, 2014
| 8:35 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 12-4 (.750); season 134-73-1 (.647). Using point spreads with the scores Farmer predicted, the record against the...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 5:44 AM
The NFL and the Ravens are in disagreement when it comes to the interpretation of wide receiver Steve Smith's controversial offensive pass interference penalty from Sunday.
NFL vice president of officiating Dean Blandino said that officials made the...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 11:08 AM
Ravens rookie wide receiver Michael Campanaro wasn't practicing during the portion open to reporters Wednesday at the team's indoor practice field.
The River Hill graduate has remained sidelined since he injured his leg against the Cincinnati Bengals on...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 8:24 AM
The up-and-down, mostly down, nature of Matt Elam's second NFL season was on full display at Paul Brown Stadium on Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals.
In the fourth quarter, the Ravens' strong safety delivered a huge play when he ripped the ball...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 3:12 PM
The Ravens engineered a major shake-up at cornerback Tuesday in the wake of a dreadful performance Sunday night against the Pittsburgh Steelers that was characterized as embarrassing by cornerback Dominique Franks.
Franks was cut Tuesday along with...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 8:45 PM
Last week in parentheses.
1. Patriots 7-2 (1): Tom Brady says key to his success at this point in his career is an early bed time.
2. Cardinals 8-1 (2): Drew Stanton 2-1 as a starter already this season so no reason to believe this heads south with...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 7:28 AM
The South Florida Sun-Sentinel takes a look at every position on the Miami Dolphins roster, analyzing the players under contract, providing a free agent outlook, and forecasting what the future might hold.
Returners (3): Lamar Miller, Damien...