| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:12 PM
USC quarterback Max Wittek remains ready if needed.
In the days leading up to last season's game against Notre Dame, Wittek was preparing for his first career start.
Now he is Cody Kessler's backup.
"I just take every day like I'm needed," Wittek...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 7:29 PM
Washington Redskins free safety Brandon Meriweather's dangerous habit of leading with his helmet will cost him two games, the latest sanction from a league determined to make the game safer by discouraging blows to the head.
The NFL announced Monday...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 6:19 PM
In April, the Oakland Raiders wanted Matt Barkley.
Sunday, they just might get him.
There's a good chance the Philadelphia Eagles might give the rookie from USC his first NFL start this weekend when they play at Oakland, a team that was angling to...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 6:24 PM
USC quarterback Max Wittek will forgo participating in spring practice, graduate at the end of the semester and transfer to another school to play his final two seasons of eligibility, he said Wednesday.
Wittek, a fourth-year junior, will be able to...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 6:01 PM
Former USC quarterback Matt Barkley and the Philadelphia Eagles agreed to terms on a four-year contract, the NFL team announced on its website.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Barkley was selected by the Eagles in the fourth round of the draft,...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 9:53 PM
When Matt Barkley agreed to a four-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday, much of the talk shifted to the money the quarterback lost for staying another year at USC.
Whatever the amount (terms of the contract weren't disclosed), he...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 10:48 PM
With regard to every day, every practice, every play it seems Ben Humphreys is bombarded with choices to make.
The decisions hound him, as he realizes each step can be pivotal for a future in football. As he enters an important junior year at Mater...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 6:52 PM
Art Donovan, Hall of Fame defensive tackle for the Baltimore Colts, died Sunday. He was 89.
Donovan died of a respiratory ailment at Stella Maris Hospice in Timonium, Md. He was best known as one of the NFL's greatest storytellers.
"Artie made a...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 6:29 PM
Riley Cooper made a splash upon his return to the Philadelphia Eagles on Tuesday.
The controversial receiver, who came back to practice after a video of him using a racial slur had surfaced, caught three long passes for touchdowns.
Cooper, who has...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 3:51 PM
Peyton Manning has once again proved why he is the funniest pro athlete around, and brother Eli is not far behind him.
The two star in a commercial for a new DirecTV feature that allows users to watch football on their smartphones. And what better...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Quarterbacks Cody Kessler and Max Wittek both performed well Thursday as USC scrimmaged for the first time in preparation for its Aug. 29 opener at Hawaii.
Kessler and Wittek are competing to replace Matt Barkley, a competition that might not be decided...