| Dec 28, 2014
| 3:01 PM
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Green Bay Packers earned a first-round postseason bye.
And they will need it.
Quarterback Aaron Rodgers aggravated a calf injury and missed two series but returned to help the Packers beat the Detroit Lions 30-20 Sunday in the...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 7:03 PM
If Nick Foles returns, as expected, to be the Philadelphia Eagles' starting quarterback next season, he will be working with his fourth position coach in as many years.
The Eagles on Thursday hired Boston College offensive coordinator Ryan Day to take...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 5:50 PM
PHILADELPHIA — In so many ways, accurately grading the 2014 Philadelphia Eagles is just about impossible. But one thing is certain: The sum of the parts fell short of the whole.
What's more, because of an aging offensive line, uncertainty at...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 10:30 PM
8 a.m. Soccer: FA Cup round 3: Crystal Palace at Dover.--FS1
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel 47 and Verizon FiOs 17 in Newport News and nnpstv.com).--NNPS
10 a.m. Football: Sept. 2014: Hampton vs. Phoebus.--LSC 48
| Jan 4, 2015
| 5:07 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — Face-down on the turf, Tony Romo pounded his hands into the ground like a petulant child.
Frustrated by yet another season-ending failure? Far from it. The Dallas quarterback was celebrating after giving the Cowboys the lead...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 7:27 PM
These quarterback audibles aren't about deception. They're about desperation.
With the clock winding down on the NFL regular season, several teams are being forced to make a change at the most pivotal position.
It's a case of next man up . . . and...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 2:51 AM
— They have their quirky differences, but according to the Philadelphia Eagles who have played for head coach Chip Kelly and his Seattle Seahawks counterpart, Pete Carroll, they are about as similar as you can get.
Kelly's Eagles and Carroll's...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 6:15 PM
— If the Philadelphia Eagles want to look at their latest loss as a character builder, they have to look at their next game as a character tester.
Actually, when they host the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night, it will be the ultimate litmus test for...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 7:06 PM
A big reason for the Philadelphia Eagles' success last NFL season was the big guys up front. The Eagles played 17 games in 2013, including playoffs, and the same five men lined up at the same five positions on the offensive line for all of them.
| Dec 21, 2014
| 7:30 PM
The fix is in — and it's working.
Five seasons ago, confronted with the problem of playoff-bound teams resting starters and coasting into the postseason, the NFL began scheduling only division games for the final week of the season. The theory...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 7:31 PM
— Wednesday's move to place guard Todd Herremans on the injured reserve list made it official. The Philadelphia Eagles, who had the same offensive linemen start all 17 games last season, will not have that group together for any games this year....