| Dec 8, 2014
| 6:00 AM
You never know what you’re going to get when Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith holds court with reporters. After the Ravens’ 28-13 victory Sunday over the Miami Dolphins, Smith, who had a strong game with seven catches for 70 yards and a...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 11:31 PM
Ten thoughts on a night that left Dolphins fans chanting in MetLife Stadium:
1. Here’s the one thing the Dolphins felt best about Monday: Coming back in the fourth quarter to win. That’s a feeling few of them knew. The Dolphins had lost 48...
| 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 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...
| 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 1, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Have a question about the NFL? Ask Times NFL writer Sam Farmer, and he will answer as many as he can online and in the Sunday editions of the newspaper throughout the season. Email questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
Question: On any given football...
| 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...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 9:24 AM
As the Vikings prepared to leave Winter Park for Sunday's game at New Orleans, Adrian Peterson's locker looked the way it always has.
His helmet hung on the side. There were jerseys on hangers. Shoes were neatly lined up. There were two bottles of a...
| 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...