| Feb 24, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Fact of the day: The last time USC had a first-round NFL draft pick was in 2012, when offensive tackle Matt Khalil was selected No. 4 overall by the Minnesota Vikings and linebacker Nick Perry was selected No. 28 by the Green Bay Packers.
In The Times:...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 5:57 PM
Eddie Goldman, throughout his time at FSU, was quiet and soft spoken.
The defensive tackle was shy in front of the media and even with teammates, so much so that FSU RB Karlos Williams described him as “quiet and dangerous,” a nod to his...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 4:26 PM
Dorial Green-Beckham came to the NFL scouting combine seeking forgiveness, and a job.
The towering Oklahoma wide receiver has a significant criminal rap sheet that might prompt some NFL teams to remove him from consideration or downgrade him on their...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 12:01 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- Kyle Brindza has no problem admitting it. The final kick of his Notre Dame career was special, a springboard of sorts. As time expired in the Music City Bowl in late December, Brindza nailed a 32-yard field goal to finish a 31-28 upset...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 8:49 PM
As they set off in search of their future building blocks — the college prospects who one day could form the backbone of their franchises — many NFL teams are dealing with the uncertainties of the present and locking down their current stars....
| Feb 18, 2015
| 10:45 AM
The 2015 FHSAA Hall of Fame class, set to be inducted on Sunday, April 26, in Gainesville, will be a star-studded affair.
Former UCF quarterback Daunte Culpepper, Pro Football Hall of Fame linebacker Derrick Brooks, and Olympic gold medalists Dot...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 4:47 AM
When teams fixate on the quarterback position, they can place too much value on prospects and push them up draft boards while turning a blind eye to obvious flaws.
Look no further than the 2011 NFL draft as a warning sign for what can happen. The Titans...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 5:00 AM
When Ray Rice left Baltimore one year ago this weekend for an outing with his then-fiancee, he could never have fathomed the seismic impact he was to set off with his actions.
With a punch to Janay Palmer's face in an Atlantic City casino elevator,...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 4:04 PM
From what I hear and read, "50 Shades of Grey" presents a philosophy that can be summed up by this brief exchange in the movie:
•Anastasia Steele: "What would I get out of this?"
•Christian Grey: "Me."
Apparently, that's good enough for...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 6:56 PM
With the removal of Howie Roseman as the point man for free-agent philosophy, it's very possible the Philadelphia Eagles will become a little more bold in their pursuit of veteran players this offseason. And if ever there was a time, this would be it....
| 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...