| Jan 30, 2015
Pennsylvania, and the Lehigh Valley in particular, has always been a region where sports have been taken seriously. At one time it was a "way out" for young scholastic athletes to go to college on a scholarship or to sign a professional contract so that...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 12:39 PM
Dolphins 33, Patriots 20
The Dolphins erased a 10-point halftime deficit and outscored New England 23-0 in the second half of the season opener at Miami. The Dolphins' Knowshon Moreno rushed for 134 yards and a touchdown. Tom Brady, sacked four times,...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 11:29 AM
Ravens head coach John Harbaugh finalized several changes to his coaching staff Wednesday, promoting five members from last season's staff and officially announcing the hiring of former Chicago Bears tight end coach Andy Bischoff.
Bischoff, 44. was...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 6:58 PM
If Marc Trestman had listened to Howard Schnellenberger, he might not have started on the path that has led him into 11 NFL cities and two college campuses, and that took him to Canada to realize a lifelong goal.
He might not have been hired by football...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 7:16 PM
Tommy Mason, an NFL running back who was the first draft pick in Minnesota Vikings history and later played four seasons with the Los Angeles Rams, has died. He was 75.
Mason died Thursday at his home in Newport Beach, his sister-in-law, Suzanne...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 9:25 AM
The Ravens intend to terminate veteran nose tackle Terrence Cody's contract after the Super Bowl, the team announced Friday morning.
Cody is under investigation for animal cruelty, and the case is being discussed with the Baltimore County State's...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 8:30 AM
As USC players made their way toward the field for the start of off-season conditioning early Thursday morning, Kenechi Udeze strode purposefully alongside them.
Udeze, the former USC All-American defensive end and first-round NFL draft pick, recently...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 3:26 PM
Sorry, folks, but I'm not biting on DeflateGate. The whole thing is asinine and overblown. It would be three paragraphs on Page B6 if it didn't involve the Patriots and their dastardly coach, that sneaky repeat offender Bill Belichick, leading into...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 5:25 PM
The Ravens moved quickly to fill their offensive coordinator vacancy, replacing Gary Kubiak with Marc Trestman, another former NFL head coach with a reputation for getting the most out of quarterbacks.
Trestman, who will become the Ravens' fourth...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 6:24 AM
The clock is ticking. And the Bears know it.
When the plume of smoke finally lifted from Black Monday last week, five head coaching positions and two general manager jobs had opened. The Bears joined the Jets as the only teams with both vacancies. And...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 10:27 AM
Brandon Marshall, Jared Allen, Matt Forte -- even much-maligned quarterback Jay Cutler -- helped boost sales of Bears jerseys this season to fourth place among NFL teams, according Dick's Sporting Goods jersey report.
Chicago crept up two spots from...