| Jan 2, 2015
| 5:52 PM
Each of the dozen NFL teams still standing has reason to believe next month will bring a party and a parade.
Every one of them also has a potentially costly flaw that could have them dejectedly clearing out their lockers instead.
"The game gets a little...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 10:29 PM
While Michael Vick and the Jets fell flat against the Bills in a game that was relocated from the Buffalo area to Detroit because of heavy snow in western New York, the week was otherwise mostly quiet for Virginia-area players.
The Giants' Rashad...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 4:39 PM
Marshawn Lynch rushed for 140 yards and a career-best four touchdowns, and the Seahawks scored 21 fourth-quarter points to pull away from the New York Giants for a 38-17 victory Sunday in Seattle.
Russell Wilson was intercepted twice but was effective...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 6:02 PM
By Scott Johnson, The Sports Xchange
SEATTLE — Marshawn Lynch rushed for 140 yards and four touchdowns, including two fourth-quarter scores to help the Seattle Seahawks pull away for a 38-17 win over the New York Giants on Sunday.
| Dec 3, 2014
| 12:59 AM
A decade after he caught a touchdown pass from Bryan Randall that gave Virginia Tech the ACC championship in its first year in the conference, veteran receiver Eddie Royal is back in business with the San Diego Chargers.
The last of his nine catches...
| 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...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 12:04 AM
It was a mixed weekend for some of the Fuller brothers, who are quite familiar to Virginia Tech fans. Two of the Hokies' football program's most prolific family are now in the NFL.
Corey Fuller grabbed the winning touchdown pass to give Detroit 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.
| Oct 14, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Is is just me, or are Roddy White and Julio Jones two of the biggest scaredy-cats in the NFL?
Did you see those alligator arms? Did you see those drops as they anticipated contact?
I never thought the Bears' secondary had a reputation as hitters....
| 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 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...