| Nov 25, 2014
| 10:29 PM
While Michael Vick and the Jets fell flat against the Bills in a game that was relocated from the Buffalo area to Detroit because of heavy snow in western New York, the week was otherwise mostly quiet for Virginia-area players.
The Giants' Rashad...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 5:04 PM
The marquee matchup in Sunday's Dolphins-Detroit Lions game might not be one of the glamorous ones — cornerback Brent Grimes vs. wide receiver Calvin Johnson, for example.
The marquee matchup might be the one in the trenches — Dolphins right...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 6:33 PM
PITTSBURGH — On a day when style points didn't come from the Pittsburgh Steelers' throwback bumble-bee stripe uniforms, Ben Roethlisberger racked them up in multiples of 100.
Roethlisberger won his 100th career game in grand fashion, setting...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 12:04 AM
It was a mixed weekend for some of the Fuller brothers, who are quite familiar to Virginia Tech fans. Two of the Hokies' football program's most prolific family are now in the NFL.
Corey Fuller grabbed the winning touchdown pass to give Detroit a...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 12:07 AM
NFL experts say the Patriots will struggle more with Jerod Mayo out of the lineup. Unfortunately, they'll have to find out, since Mayo was carted off the field at Buffalo on Sunday after hurting his knee while making his fifth tackle of the day.
| Oct 6, 2014
| 11:24 PM
Russell Wilson was at his elusive best during the Seattle Seahawks' 27-17 victory over the Washington Redskins at FedEx Field.
Wilson, who grew up in Richmond and had plenty of family members watching in person, rushed for 122 yards -- a Monday Night...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 10:38 AM
Kickoff: 1 p.m., Wembley Stadium, London, England
TV: Chs. 4, 12. Radio: WINZ (940 AM), WBGG (105.9 FM), WQBA (1140 AM, Spanish).
Coaches: Joe Philbin (16-19, in third season with Dolphins); Dennis Allen (8-27, in third season with Raiders)
| Sep 21, 2014
| 1:49 PM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The heavily favored New England Patriots, still looking for some consistent offense, did just enough to hang on for a 16-9 home-opening victory over the winless Oakland Raiders on Sunday.
The Raiders thought they tied the score...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 9:19 PM
Bayside High alumnus EJ Manuel had relatively pedestrian statistics, but he and the Buffalo Bills stunned the Bears at Chicago's Soldier Field in one of the NFL first week's most notable results.
Here's a look at how players with Virginia connections...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 7:23 PM
In each of the last six NFL seasons, at least one rookie quarterback has started an opener.
That trend appears likely to continue this season — but the Oakland Raiders are taking the suspense down to the wire.
Using the whole play clock before...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The vacation was a long time coming, a much-needed respite after a difficult couple of months. But not long after Gary and Rhonda Kubiak arrived at their destination, they were interrupted by the buzz of Gary's phone.
Gary listened to the voice on the...