| Jun 4, 2014
| 7:31 PM
Ravens safety Matt Elam often used a cautious approach during his rookie season to avoid making mistakes.
That led to Elam thinking more than playing instinctively and he produced few big plays as he started all but one game at free safety after being...
| May 30, 2014
| 7:24 AM
GREEN BAY, Wis. — When Phil Emery set out to rebuild the Chicago Bears defensive line in free agency, he cast a wide net at the outset.
The Bears were all-in on Michael Bennett before the defensive end re-signed with the Seattle Seahawks and...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:23 PM
Lehigh University has never had one of its football players inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame. If the Hall is looking for a legitimate – and eligible -- Brown and White candidate, I doubt that it could do......
| May 8, 2014
| 8:20 PM
Former FSU wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin was selected by the Carolina Panthers with the 28th overall pick in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft.
Benjamin was the hero FSU’s BCS Championship Game victory versus Auburn, bringing in two-yard...
| May 13, 2014
| 2:57 PM
With the Bears drafting Kyle Fuller (which looks to me like a great pick) and considering they have two starting corners in Charles Tillman and Tim Jennings, do you think it is possible fourth-round pick Brock Vereen will be on the field more than...
| May 28, 2014
| 9:41 PM
Malcolm Glazer, who ascended from near-poverty as a teenager to owning the NFL's Tampa Bay Buccaneers and international soccer powerhouse Manchester United, died Wednesday, the Buccaneers announced. He was 85.
Glazer suffered two strokes in 2006 that...
| May 9, 2014
In his massive and utterly definitive biography, "Michael Jordan: The Life," Roland Lazenby wastes no time establishing his subject's significance. "The convergence of culture and technology," he writes in the prologue, "had thrust him into this...
| May 5, 2014
| 10:04 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 North divisions:
This should sound familiar: The Cleveland Browns are looking for a quarterback. They...
| May 10, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Two former area high-school football players were selected in the fifth round of the NFL Draft on Saturday.
Tennessee State offensive guard Kadeem Edwards, a former Seminole standout, was taken with the 143rd overall selection by the Tampa Bay...
| May 10, 2014
| 1:28 PM
The Ravens drafted Ball State quarterback Keith Wenning in the sixth round with the 194th overall selection, their final pick in the draft.
Wenning is expected to compete with Tyrod Taylor for the backup quarterback job.
"I’m a good competitor...
| May 10, 2014
| 1:20 PM
The Miami Dolphins bolstered their secondary by selecting Liberty cornerback Walt Aikens in the fourth round (No. 125 overall) of the NFL Draft on Saturday.
During the Senior Bowl practices, Aikens was one of the prospects that captured the attention of...