| Jan 2, 2015
| 7:28 AM
Here are the point spreads for this weekend's NFL playoff games:
Home teams are in CAPS.
FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG OVER/UNDER WHEN
PITTSBURGH 3 Baltimore 45 8:15 Sat
| Jan 5, 2015
| 7:39 AM
What are the chances of landing a Bill Cowher or Jon Gruden for the Bears head coach? -- @grimreality90 from Twitter
Gruden has effectively taken himself out of play with a new contract from ESPN to broadcast the Monday night games and Cowher looks...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 5:02 PM
A rookie should be seen and not heard.
Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel has got the first part of that covered. He has been seen out on the town, seen courtside at Cavaliers games, and, until now, seen each Sunday on the sideline....
| 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 1, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Sixteen years ago, before they hired Jon Gruden, the Oakland Raiders got a frigid dose of reality from the agent of the little-known, teenage-looking coach.
"Nobody's lining up for this job," said agent Bob LaMonte, essentially delivering an ice-...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 1:09 PM
The Oakland Raiders on Tuesday named Tony Sparano interim coach, promoting the offensive line coach to the top job after firing coach Dennis Allen the day before.
Sparano coached the Miami Dolphins from 2008 to 2011, amassing a 29-32 record in the...
| 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...
| 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 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 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...