| Aug 11, 2013
| 8:36 PM
The Baltimore Ravens bolstered their receiving corps, agreeing in principle to a contract with tight end Dallas Clark,/b> and signing wideout Brandon Stokley to a one-year contract.
The team announced the deals Sunday.
The Ravens lost top tight end...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:22 PM
It's the most wonderful time of the year for Las Vegas where the sports books with all of their big-screen televisions and their giant scoreboards filled with flashing numbers all welcome the start of another NFL season. The major league baseball and...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 8:04 AM
Christian Ballard was an NFL starter with the Minnesota Vikings and making hundreds of thousands of dollars of year when he suddenly decided during training camp this year to give it all up. Ballard suffered a groin injury in the Vikings’...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 7:55 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers are in foreign territory, and not just because they're playing in London on Sunday.
The Steelers are among the NFL's six winless teams, 0-3 for the first time since 2000, and desperately seeking answers. Never in the modern era...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 6:29 PM
As the Bears prepare for the Vikings on Sunday at Soldier Field, Jay Cutler and the offense should expect to see plenty of Cover-2 looks from Leslie Frazier's club.
Using the All-22 coaches tape from the Week 1 victory over the Bengals, let's examine...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 7:59 PM
In the two months leading up to the NFL draft, Florida defensive lineman Sharrif Floyd reached No. 1 on ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr.’s Big Board.
NFL Network draft expert Mike Mayock rated Floyd the No. 2 player entering the draft.
| Oct 11, 2012
| 8:57 PM
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — The Apostle Matthew was not referring to the Vikings when he wrote in his gospel "the last shall be first," but they would like to think his words apply to them.
The same Vikings who won only three games in 2011 after...
| Oct 1, 2012
Who says Tom Brady isn't a great scrambler?
The Patriots quarterback was scrambling all over the New England sideline Sunday in Buffalo, frantically searching for his missing helmet before his team's first possession of the third quarter. He couldn't...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 7:30 PM
MANKATO, Minn. — After losing 11 straight games to NFC North opponents, the Vikings' view of the division might be similar to an ant's view of a Redwood forest.
But, believe it or not, they have high hopes.
"Stranger things have happened," Vikings...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 7:21 PM
PHOENIX — If you find the NFC North unrecognizable this fall, it's not because your binoculars need adjusting.
It's because the division has undergone some radical changes.
"Everybody in our division is getting better, and it already was the...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 6:47 PM
One longtime acquaintance on an NFL coaching staff called with a rhetorical question that pops into my head whenever somebody mentions the league's problem hiring African-American head coaches.
"Do you know how hard it is to win 10 games in the NFL?''...