| Feb 18, 2015
| 11:19 AM
Louisiana State offensive tackle La'el Collins reinforced his reputation for having a nasty streak during the Senior Bowl in January, punishing defensive players with his powerful blocking style.
The 6-foot-5, 308-pound projected first-round draft...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 7:44 AM
Frank Verducci and his 31 years of coaching experience are set to become the new offensive coordinator at UConn.
He’ll coach the Huskies running backs as part of a complete shakeup on the offensive side which we’ll get to momentarily....
| Feb 13, 2015
| 1:50 PM
Fear of the free-agent quarterback is what's terrorizing every NFL team that possesses a half decent warm-blooded mammal behind center.
That's why some smart executives — and a few dumb ones — have given average to decent quarterbacks like...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 8:25 AM
The Chicago Bears announced Wednesday that Ben Wilkerson will be joining John Fox’s staff as the assistant offensive line coach.
Wilkerson, who enjoyed a three-season NFL career from 2006-08 with the Bengals and Falcons, will be embarking on his...
| 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 18, 2014
| 4:51 PM
Last week in parentheses.
1. Patriots 8-2 (1): Subpar game for Tom Brady and they still find a way to hang 42 points on Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium. That is clicking.
2. Cardinals 9-1 (2): Bruce Arians is paying attention to playoff ramifications....
| Nov 27, 2014
| 7:00 PM
No. 1 overall pick Jadeveon Clowney had a setback with his surgically repaired right knee and said Thursday that his chances of playing for Houston at Tennessee on Sunday are slim.
Clowney has played just four games this season after being injured in...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 8:44 AM
UPDATED: ESPN cleaned up in the ratings Monday night with the NFL.
The channel's "Monday Night Football" drew 16 million viewers for the Cincinnati Bengals' 37-28 win over the Denver Broncos. The game held viewers through the fourth quarter.
| Nov 9, 2014
| 5:26 PM
It was after another long and grueling training camp practice when veteran running back Justin Forsett stepped in the middle of the Ravens’ huddle and talked about leaving a legacy.
Never mind that Forsett was on his fifth team in seven seasons....
| Nov 24, 2014
| 10:11 PM
The Ravens stayed at the same hotel and wore the same uniform combination they did when they last played a meaningful game here some 21 months ago.
Maybe the superstitions helped, but it was two of the many players not in the organization when the...