| Nov 22, 2014
| 5:33 PM
Strange days indeed.
After starting the season 0-10, the Oakland Raiders finally got a win . . . by beating the scorching-hot Kansas City Chiefs, who had won seven of their previous eight games.
The first-place Atlanta Falcons at 4-6 will play host...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 2:24 PM
The Sports Xchange
49ers' Harbaugh: 'I don't worry about my future'
Amid reports that he could be sent packing if the San Francisco 49ers don't make the playoffs, coach Jim Harbaugh said Monday that he is not concerned.
"I don't worry about my future,"...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 5:08 PM
Try this idea on for size: Marshal Yanda is one of the greatest players in Ravens history.
An offensive guard? Really? Yeah, really.
Let's start the case with Ravens offensive coordinator Gary Kubiak on the stand. Kubiak has coached and played with...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 9:14 AM
The next football coach at UF is going to be Jim Harbaugh.
If not him, it will be Bobby Petrino or Hugh Freeze or Dan Mullen or Bob Stoops or Mike Gundy or Mike Shanahan or Kevin Sumlin or Dabo Swinney or Doc Holliday or Mike Stoops or Mike Shanahan...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 6:38 AM
Here is the NFL TV schedule, courtesy of awfulannouncing.com, for Sunday and Monday with networks and announcers:
Sunday, November 16
Denver Broncos at St. Louis Rams, CBS 1 pm, Ian Eagle, Dan Fouts & Jenny Dell
Cincinnati Bengals at New Orleans...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 6:24 PM
Tom Fallon looks at Friday night's sold-out men's basketball game between Lehigh and Villanova at the PPL Center as a "win-win" for the Mountain Hawks' program.
But it's also a win for him as he begins his second season as the play-by-play voice of...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 7:37 AM
Here the point spreads on today's games (home teams in CAPS except for Dallas and Jacksonville in London):
FAVORITE SPREAD UNDERDOG OVER/UNDER
Dallas 7 ...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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Question: On any given football...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 5:55 AM
The Oakland Raiders, off to an 0-4 start, fired coach Dennis Allen, a team official confirmed late Monday.
Allen was 8-28 in two-plus seasons for the Raiders, who have lost an NFL-high 10 consecutive games. He was Oakland’s seventh head coach...
| 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 12, 2014
Logan Thomas throwing a touchdown pass before Johnny Manziel? Three NFC East teams with winning records? Those are among the improbable storylines as the NFL season's Week 6 hits overdrive Sunday.
Dallas' afternoon visit to Super Bowl champion Seattle...