| Aug 24, 2013
| 7:45 AM
With 15 days to go before the start of the NFL regular season, the Oakland Raiders don’t have their answer at quarterback.
Presumed starter Matt Flynn played poorly in Friday’s exhibition game against Chicago, completing three of six...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:54 PM
It feels like an eternity since bowl season ended, but fortunately today marks the greatest day of the year, when football returns to rescue us from the barren sports wasteland of August. Baseball? The U.S. Open? That stuff is a nice filler, like the...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 10:59 AM
Ed Reed has been a huge disappointment in Houston nine games into the three-year, $15-million deal he signed with the Texans during the off-season.
And now it looks as if he won't even have the rest of the season, let alone the remainder of his...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 12:39 PM
Given that the Ravens have made a trade in the first round of the draft five times in the past seven years, most fans are well aware there is a chance the team could trade out of the first round again Thursday night.
A deep but unspectacular class of...
| Nov 4, 2013
Remember this video about Matt McGloin? If you haven't seen it, it's worth watching. ? On Sunday, McGloin made his NFL debut, completing 7 of 15 passes for 87 yards in the Raiders' 49-20 loss to Philadelphia. McGloin led a......
| May 16, 2013
Matt McGloin has said since last season ended that he wanted only an opportunity to take his shot at the NFL. The Oakland Raiders offered one this week. After attending mini-camps with the Washington Redskins and Carolina Panthers, the former......
| Oct 2, 2013
Rookie Matt McGloin is the Oakland Raiders' new backup quarterback, having been promoted above fifth-year veteran Matt Flynn. Getty Images In describing his decision to elevate McGloin, Raiders coach Dennis Allen turned to the word Penn State fans used...
| Aug 12, 2013
Nearly 40 former Penn State players (including transfer Justin Brown) began the season in NFL training camps, and several have made news during the first few weeks. Here's a rundown of how some guys are progressing. Rookie fullback Michael Zordich......
| Dec 25, 2011
| 10:09 PM
GREEN BAY — It wasn't too long ago, back when the Bears were trying to make a go of it with Rex Grossman, that a high-ranking team official said just wait, the balance of power in the NFC North would shift once Brett Favre retired.
Well, the future...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 7:00 AM
The biggest storyline of free agency, one that will send ripples throughout the rest of the 2012 offseason, is the fate of Peyton Manning, who could be released by the Indianapolis Colts, the franchise that Manning quarterbacked to a Super Bowl title in...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 6:24 PM
First-round pick: No. 3
For several weeks, the widespread belief has been the Vikings will use the third pick on USC left tackle Matt Kalil, and that's still likely to happen. As the draft nears, though, there's speculation the team...