| Jul 24, 2013
| 3:19 PM
TAMPA -- As NFL training camps open nationwide this week, the birds are chirping, sunshine abounds and everyone is wearing a bright yellow smiley-face.
"We're excited," General Manager Mark Dominik said Wednesday morning.
It's not just Tampa....
| Aug 30, 2013
| 9:30 PM
Somehow, some way, Andrew McDonald is back behind center as a starting quarterback, and will be playing against a highly ranked team in a big-time venue.
McDonald, the former Newport Harbor High standout who made his way from Arizona walk-on to Santa...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 7:05 PM
I know you.
And I’m on to your game.
Your fantasy-football draft is days away and you are ready to deliver a little shock and awe in the first round, right?
“The running back era is over,” you say with a knowing smile. “It&...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 3:51 PM
— Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco admits he's usually slow to remember the names of his new teammates, particularly the ones on defense. But there was something about the team's new veteran middle linebacker that stuck with Flacco almost immediately....
| Jul 27, 2013
| 1:26 PM
What do you want from a collegiate football coach? Slick promises he has no chance of keeping or brutal honesty about his lousy team?
Truthfully, I figured we would never have to discuss this because putting "coach" and "brutal honesty" together is...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Bernard Pierce darted around linebackers all spring, displaying a burst and elusiveness the Ravens' running back hopes to reprise this fall.
"I'm not slow," said Pierce at the conclusion of the Ravens' offseason practices. "I can definitely run."...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 4:26 PM
The 2012 Philadelphia Eagles will always be remembered first and foremost for being the disastrous last year of Andy Reid's tenure, a season that spiraled completely out of control, and was all but dead by Thanksgiving. However, there's a chance......
| Jan 27, 2013
| 9:00 PM
HONOLULU -- The score wasn't close, but the action was competitive.
That was the assessment of several players after the rain stayed away long enough for the NFC to put the hurt on its AFC counterparts in the Pro Bowl.
Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 10:43 PM
Soccer--Premier League, Norwich City at Queens Park, 6:30 a.m. (ESPN2)
Men’s College Basketball--Cincinnati Seton Hall, 10 a.m. (ESPNU); Syracuse at Pittsburgh, 11 a.m. (ESPN); Purdue at Northwestern, 11 a.m. (ESPN2);...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 4:17 PM
NEW ORLEANS — Ten games into the season, Ravens rookie running back Bernard Pierce was struggling to find his way into the game plan. He had fewer than five carries in a game eight times and he didn’t touch the ball in an Oct. 21 loss to the...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 11:12 PM
Tennis--Australian Open, same-day tape, 1 p.m. (ESPN2), 8 and 2:30 a.m. (ESPN2)
Cycling--Tour Down Under, Stage 1, same-day tape, 2:30 p.m. (NBCSN)
Men’s College Basketball--Iowa at Ohio State, 5:30 p.m. (Big 10 Network);...