| Aug 4, 2013
| 5:59 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Matt Barkley hasn't even played in his first NFL exhibition game, and already the Philadelphia Eagles rookie quarterback has his ring.
It's made of black rubber, and he wears it on his left hand, a temporary wedding band Barkley...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 3:10 PM
USC's next football coach could be....Chad Morris?
I get paid to know who he is, but what about you?
Morris is a 9-1 favorite to be the coach who replaces Lane Kiffin according to odds released by Las Vegas-based website Bovada.
The list basically...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 4:22 PM
The last two weeks of Eagles watching have turned the fans' bandwagon into a flaming wreck. Believe me, I share this frustration. It's been painful to watch. But with the schedule half-completed at 3-5, let's discuss in a more analytical......
| Dec 9, 2013
| 1:30 PM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning snubbed the San Diego Chargers once.
And, therefore, he is a woman.
That is the logic apparently used Sunday at the Chargers-Giants game in San Diego by a fan who was caught on camera holding a humongous...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 6:13 PM
Ask Meredith Marakovits how tough it is to get through the 162-game grind of a major league baseball season and she'll happily tell you: "It beats having a real job."
Marakovits, a Central Catholic graduate and Northampton native, completed her second...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 4:20 PM
At least the Ravens' TV season ended appropriately Sunday as an uninspired team performance on the field was met with an equally lackluster effort in the booth by CBS.
After months of complaining about getting second-, third- and fourth-string broadcast...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 7:39 AM
Pay attention, Cleveland. And Detroit. And Minnesota. And Washington. And Tampa Bay. You don't need to bother calling Jon Gruden to fill your head coaching vacancy. "I don't want to be considered for any of these jobs," Gruden told the St. Paul Pioneer...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:36 AM
The Washington Redskins have their new coach.
According to multiple reports, the Redskins will announce Thursday that they have hired Jay Gruden, offensive coordinator of the Cincinnati Bengals, to replace the fired Mike Shanahan as head coach.
| Sep 12, 2013
| 4:22 PM
The NFL Network had a show devoted to the Pro Football Hall of Fame candidates for 2014 on Wednesday night, a show called "Hall of Fame: The Contenders" in which the analysts talked about the new candidates who will be considered on Feb. 1 when next year'...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 8:06 AM
Josh Freeman and Peyton Hillis, briefly teammates on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers earlier this season, played against each other Monday night for two different teams -- two very desperate teams.
The Minnesota Vikings were in such need of a spark at...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 6:15 AM
Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday....