| May 11, 2014
| 6:46 PM
The footballs boom off his foot, sailing high and far, the equivalent of 45, even 50 yards beyond a line of scrimmage. And when the kicker eases up a bit to concentrate on location, he rolls punts within three feet of each other.
If Chris Kluwe had...
| May 23, 2014
| 8:36 AM
The Miami Dolphins have taken an all-in approach with Ryan Tannehill as the team's franchise quarterback, and that approach is indeed justified.
The franchise invested the eighth pick in the 2012 NFL draft on the inexperienced Texas A&M starter.
| May 19, 2014
| 3:17 PM
Brad Pitt, Matthew McConaughey and Drew Brees were all having a passing good time this last weekend in New Orleans, with Pitt throwing a can of beer across the street to McConaughey one day and Brees passing the football down the street to participants in...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The Ravens' 8-8 record last year, and the third-place schedule that comes with it for the 2014 season, could have been an advantage over division rivals Pittsburgh and Cincinnati.
Upon Wednesday night's release of the 2014 schedule, it appears some...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 8:03 AM
Richard Sherman of the Suuper Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks will headline this summer's Colonial All-Pro Football Camp in Williamsburg.
The camp will be held from June 22-25 at William and Mary.
Alsong with Sherman, Philadelphia running back LeSean...
| May 4, 2014
| 9:00 PM
The draft will be held Thursday, Friday and Saturday in New York. Times NFL writer Sam Farmer examines team needs by division. Today, the South divisions:
In a division with Cam Newton and Drew Brees, there's even more of a premium in...
| May 4, 2014
| 10:14 AM
Please allow me to explain why I selected Central Florida quarterback Blake Bortles in Sam Farmer's LA Times beat writer's mock, which you can check out here.
What had happened was....
1. The other beat writer ravished my draft board. All the elite...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 7:24 PM
Eric Winston was elected president of the NFL Players Assn. on Wednesday, three years after he was active for the union during the lockout.
The 30-year-old offensive lineman was the Arizona Cardinals' starting right tackle last season, his eighth in the...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 5:02 PM
As strong safety James Ihedigbo plots his exit strategy, the Ravens have already obtained a potential replacement for him.
The Ravens agreed to a one-year contract with former St. Louis Rams safety Darian Stewart on Friday, according to the team....
| Mar 23, 2014
| 9:15 AM
The pending arrival of new Ravens safety Darian Stewart comes with a scouting report.
Stewart has built a reputation as a tough guy with a lot of pop and as a tackler who excels in run support. However, Stewart isn't known for making a ton of plays in...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 9:07 AM
Ravens safety Darian Stewart's one-year contract with the Ravens is worth $1.3 million, according to a source.
That includes a nonguaranteed $1 million base salary and a $300,000 signing bonus for the recently acquired safety.
Stewart started six of...