| Oct 10, 2014
| 3:31 PM
Week 6 of the NFL promises too many fruitful matchups to take a chance on a lemon. Several players have been dealing with injuries that could impact their fantasy football production, and owners should consider benching them for better prospects.
| Oct 3, 2014
| 5:41 PM
Gaining traction on Twitter and elsewhere is the story of Daisha Simmons. She started her basketball career at Rutgers, transferred to Alabama and wanted to transfer to Seton Hall to finish her career as a post-graduate student. The reason: Her brother is...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 7:55 PM
In the pre-draft process in which no stone is left unturned, one 1985 Bears linebacker helped another lock on to the best 4-3 middle linebacker the league has seen since Brian Urlacher in his prime.
The 2011 season was barely in the rearview mirror of...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 8:14 PM
Just imagine, the Arizona Cardinals and Seattle Seahawks — both with a week off — relaxing on their couches Sunday and watching the NFC West-rival San Francisco 49ers circling the drain.
Well, not so fast.
The 49ers, in peril of their...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 1:38 PM
Looks like Kyle Orton knew what he was doing all along.
Apparently his mysterious off-season with the Dallas Cowboys was just a complex ploy to pry away the Buffalo Bills starting quarterback position from EJ Manuel.
Bills Coach Doug Marrone announced...
| May 8, 2014
| 5:23 PM
ROUND 1: Tonight in New York, 5 PDT. ROUND 2-3: Friday, 4 p.m. ROUNDS 4-7: Saturday, 9 a.m. TV: ESPN, NFL Network.
NO. TEAM, PLAYER , SAM FARMER'S COMMENT
1. HOUSTON, Jadeveon Clowney, DE, South Carolina, Clowney is a physical freak. Texans can pair...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 8:07 PM
The 0-2 New York Giants will try to put a screeching halt to their winless streak this today when they host the 2-0 Houston Texans at MetLife Stadium.
It's not going to be easy for the Giants, who have yet to fully click on either side of the ball,...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 2:59 PM
Information for this report was obtained from NFL scouts.
Muhammad Wilkerson, 24, is a disruptive pass-rushing threat who can have success lining up anywhere along the line. He was ejected from last week's game at Green Bay for throwing punches and also...
| 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 8, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The Houston Texans aren’t spoiling the suspense this time.
Unlike eight years ago, when they last had the No. 1 pick in the NFL draft, the Texans aren’t tipping their hand about who they will select first overall Thursday night at Radio City...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 4:25 PM
As someone who has run numerous races, including the Chicago Marathon, I consider myself to be in good shape.
To prove it, I headed to Microsoft's offices downtown to test the new Gatorade Sports Performance workout training program, which launches...