| Oct 15, 2014
| 12:07 AM
NFL experts say the Patriots will struggle more with Jerod Mayo out of the lineup. Unfortunately, they'll have to find out, since Mayo was carted off the field at Buffalo on Sunday after hurting his knee while making his fifth tackle of the day.
| Oct 14, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Last week in parentheses.
1. Broncos 4-1 (2): Challenging stretch coming: 49ers and Chargers at home in five-day span and then a visit to the Patriots.
2. Chargers 5-1 (3): Rookie running back Branden Oliver has gone past 100 yards rushing in two...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 11:12 AM
No more a preseason favorite than the 5-1 San Diego Chargers, the shift in thinking that the Dallas Cowboys are legitimate contenders was sudden and established the same way the Chargers earned notice — beating the Seattle Seahawks.
And that in...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 6:46 AM
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- Terry and Kim Pegula now own the Buffalo Bills on paper.
Tom Brady still owns them on the field.
The New England Patriots quarterback passed for 361 yards and four touchdowns Sunday in a 37-22 win over Buffalo at Ralph Wilson...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 11:24 PM
Russell Wilson was at his elusive best during the Seattle Seahawks' 27-17 victory over the Washington Redskins at FedEx Field.
Wilson, who grew up in Richmond and had plenty of family members watching in person, rushed for 122 yards -- a Monday Night...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 10:19 AM
William and Mary record-setting running back Jonathan Grimes, 24, is in his third stint with the Houston Texans. He also has been with the New York Jets and Jacksonville Jaguars.
Primarily because of a numbers game, the undrafted 5-foot-10, 207-pounder...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 10:41 PM
The latest Fuller brother from Virginia Tech to reach the NFL, Kyle, made a huge impact Sunday night in his second regular-season game.
The rookie intercepted two passes in the second half, leading the Chicago Bears' rally from a 17-point deficit to a...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 11:30 AM
When many of us last saw Logan Thomas, he was getting knocked woozy in Virginia Tech's Sun Bowl loss to UCLA on New Year's Eve. Even before then, he took plenty of criticism -- often deservedly so, he admitted -- for inaccurate passing.
| Sep 23, 2014
| 9:32 AM
Welcome to the ever-evolving Ravens 10 Pack, where I’ll go medium depth on 10 Ravens topics that came from the previous Sunday's game. Sure, Monday is the main analysis day, but if I can get an extra day to make this marginally better than it...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 4:41 AM
DAVIE – There are some good linebackers in the AFC East – New England’s Dont’a Hightower and Buffalo’s Brandon Spikes come immediately to mind – but the linebacker units leave something to be desired.
The big loss...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 2:26 PM
HAMPTON – When Jerod Mayo was just a kid, the kindness of strangers helped buoy his spirits and fill the bellies of his family. He's never forgotten.
Now he's trying to return the favor.
Mayo, a Kecoughtan High graduate who is about to begin his...