| Mar 3, 2012
| 7:00 AM
When it comes to star power in NFL free agency in 2012, there might not be a more stacked position group than wide receiver. But much like the running back class, this year’s bumper crop of free agent wide receivers will likely be thinned when...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 7:30 AM
With trades in consecutive offseasons, the Ravens have given Joe Flacco a formidable receiving tandem in Anquan Boldin and Lee Evans. Boldin has had five 1,000-yard seasons in his eight years in the league and Evans has averaged 15.7 yards per catch in...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 1:17 PM
Best we can ascertain from the news conference with Eagles coach Andy Reid and trainer Rick Burkholder today was that quarterback Michael Vick will play Sunday, barring any setbacks in his recovery from a concussion this week.
Vick, who suffered the...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 12:00 PM
Torrey Smith torched the Rams in Week 3, catching five passes for 152 yards and three touchdowns. Now he is burning up the waiver wire, and you can be sure that someone will claim him in your fantasy league.
I got a text message shortly after midnight...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 12:00 PM
Desperation might be setting in inside your fantasy locker room if your squad is 1-3 or 0-4 at the quarter pole, especially if you’re in a cutthroat league where only four or six teams make it into the playoffs. We have enough data to see that...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 1:30 PM
In last week's installment of Fantasy Fodder, I cautioned you to not panic and trade away one of five notable early-season disappointments if your team was stuck in the cellar. I hope this past week was better for you.
This week, we're going to turn...
| Jul 29, 2012
| 5:07 PM
Look to San Francisco
Los Angeles Times
The player with the most to prove is 49ers quarterback Alex Smith, who has a chance to redefine himself with another outstanding season. Smith, the No. 1 overall pick in 2005, finally broke through...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 8:26 PM
The following are updates on area athletes active in the National Football League.
Former Burroughs High standout and current Jacksonville Jaguars offensive lineman Eben Britton has remained healthy and is looking like his old...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 1:24 PM
Tim Tebow, the NFL’s version of a biology lab frog, headlines the guest counselors appearing at William and Mary’s Colonial All-Pro Football Camp in June.
Each summer Nike sends three of its highest-profile clients to Williamsburg, and with...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 7:52 PM
Tim Tebow, the NFL's version of a biology lab frog, headlines the guest counselors appearing at William and Mary's Colonial All-Pro Football Camp in June.
Each summer Nike sends three of its highest-profile clients to Williamsburg, and with Tebow,...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 5:15 PM
First-round pick: No. 8
Yet again, Dolphins are looking for franchise quarterback. They might use eighth pick on Texas A&M's Ryan Tannehill, providing he's still on the board. The team needs a receiver too because it traded Brandon...