| Oct 16, 2014
| 9:08 AM
This season, Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith added to his jersey nameplate the suffix "Sr." He did this to acknowledge his third son, also named Steve, born this past July. It seems an admirable and harmless enough action. Under NFL rules,...
| Oct 16, 2014
College football's drama kings collide Saturday. That Florida State and Notre Dame are undefeated and ranked among the top five is pretty cool, too.
"Awesome," Fighting Irish coach Brian Kelly said during a media teleconference Wednesday. "This is...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 6:11 PM
By Jay Paris, The Sports Xchange
SAN DIEGO — Quarterback Philip Rivers threw three touchdown passes and the San Diego Chargers crushed the New York Jets, 31-0, on Sunday.
Rivers completed 20 of 28 passes for 288 yards as he threw two touchdown...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 8:19 AM
San Diego Chargers inside linebacker Manti Te'o reportedly will miss multiple games with a foot fracture.
However, the former Notre Dame star will avoid going on injured reserve, the San Diego Union-Tribune reported.
The injury is to the right foot,...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 9:41 PM
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Before Notre Dame opened preseason camp, a reporter asked coach Brian Kelly about Everett Golson, prefacing his question by saying Golson "led" Notre Dame to the BCS championship game in 2012.
Kelly quickly corrected the...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 10:16 PM
An Oklahoma woman says in a lawsuit that Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones paid her for at least four years to prevent her from reporting an alleged sexual assault.
Jana Weckerly's attorney, Thomas Bowers, filed an updated lawsuit Monday that accuses...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Watching his 13-year-old son play a video game, John Pagano felt a call of duty.
"I'm laying on the couch one night and my son's playing Madden online against somebody," recalled Pagano, defensive coordinator for the San Diego Chargers. "I said, 'You've...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 4:18 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Manti Te'o is back on the field and even in June, that's a good sign for the San Diego Chargers.
The second-year inside linebacker participated in his first offseason workout session of 2014 on Monday. Following chronic issues with his...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 5:43 PM
The time has come to stop talking and start playing. Let the sweet sound of a referee's whistle mercifully replace the pound of a judge's gavel.
It's time for wish lists and check lists:
Out-of-the-box Thursday features a not-too-shabby lineup of...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 5:30 AM
We so badly wanted to believe it. During a time when so many of our football players are running the streets creating chaos, we so badly wanted to believe in the one who jumped from a balcony to save a life.
This was not a football player who...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 10:01 AM
STORRS — This was only minutes before Bob Diaco walked into his introductory press conference last Dec. 12 at the Burton Family Complex. Only minutes before Diaco began quoting St. Augustine in Latin, referencing Ivan Petrovich Pavlov and Garth...