| Oct 20, 2013
| 11:01 PM
He was the afterthought, the other guy, the quarterback who wasn't Peyton Manning.
But Sunday night, Andrew Luck was the man.
Luck threw for three touchdowns and ran for a fourth to lead Indianapolis to a 39-33 victory over Denver, spoiling Manning'...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 1:29 PM
In seven seasons working in the Chicago Bears’ front office, Morocco Brown met some of football’s toughest, most devout fans, legions willing to brave Arctic conditions in good times and in bad.
Now he’s encountering Washington...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 10:06 PM
Robert Griffin III has passed a major test toward his goal of playing in Week 1 of the NFL season, getting the go-ahead from the team doctors days before the Washington Redskins open training camp.
"Doctors cleared me to practice. Coach is going to ease...
| Jul 25, 2013
RICHMOND — The fewer the headlines, the better the training camp. Camera hounds Rex Ryan and Jerry Jones excepted, that's how most NFL types view the summer drudgery, especially Mike Shanahan's Washington Redskins.
But quarterback Robert Griffin...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 10:08 AM
Robert Griffin III looked and sounded the part, moving fluidly and speaking eloquently. But as hellbent as Griffin is to start opening night for the Washington Redskins, he realizes that resolve backfired on him and Coach Mike Shanahan last season....
| Dec 30, 2013
| 9:59 AM
NFL Black Monday is here, the traditional day when teams fire their head coach. The ax has fallen multiple times already today. Here's a look at who is gone:
Lions fire Jim Schwartz
Jim Schwartz is out in Detroit.
The Lions fired their coach...
| Dec 31, 2013
With the phrase "bowl eligible" becoming the most meaningless words in sports and with the college bowl season now stretching for nearly three weeks, New Year's Day no longer belongs exclusively to the college kids.
After all, after you've seen...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:36 AM
The Washington Redskins have their new coach.
According to multiple reports, the Redskins will announce Thursday that they have hired Jay Gruden, offensive coordinator of the Cincinnati Bengals, to replace the fired Mike Shanahan as head coach.
| Jan 9, 2014
| 2:35 PM
When he was a Maryland quarterback, Chris Turner told a story of his phone once ringing at 4:34 in the morning.
It was passionate, intense James Franklin — an amped-up electron of a football coach for whom sleep is apparently an overvalued...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 9:42 PM
Kecoughtan High graduate Morocco Brown, the Washington Redskins’ director of player personnel, interviewed Friday for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ general manager job, according to the NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport.
| Sep 11, 2013
| 5:00 PM
Jim Mora came to UCLA known as a hothead prone to bouts of spontaneous verbal combustion.
An out-of-town colleague put it to me this way: "You know he's crazy, right?"
Mora lived up to the reputation by screaming at assistant coaches and midlevel...