| Jun 24, 2014
| 3:06 PM
The Sports Xchange
NFL roundup: Chargers, CB Flowers reach deal
Cornerback Brandon Flowers reached a deal to sign a one-year contract with the San Diego Chargers, according to multiple reports on Tuesday.
Flowers was released by the Kansas City...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Archie Manning is already there, of course, and Drew Brees will be. They are the most highly regarded quarterbacks in New Orleans Saints history — the two-time Pro Bowler and the record-setting Super Bowl winner.
But three decades after Manning,...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 6:43 PM
For years, Patrick Mannelly occupied a locker in the corner of Halas Hall where he often sat quietly observing the scene as reporters interviewed Bears teammates who made bigger headlines and earned larger salaries. Over 16 seasons, Mannelly has seen...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Jimbo Fisher expects all 28 of FSU’s 2014 signees to be qualified and in school for the upcoming season.
Fisher said late last week that all members of the 2014 recruiting class would be on campus by the weekend, aside from two unnamed holdovers...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 6:50 PM
Green Bay Packers running back Johnathan Franklin, a star at Dorsey High in Los Angeles and at UCLA, will not play in any more NFL games after learning he has a serious neck injury.
Franklin, who rushed for 107 yards in 19 carries last season, was...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 1:35 PM
Former UCF star Blake Bortles is now officially an NFL quarterback.
Bortles signed his rookie contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars early Wednesday morning.
The four-year deal is worth a reported fully-guaranteed $20.6 million, including a $13.3...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 6:41 PM
FSU fans could have two more seasons to cheer for Jameis Winston, according to the star quarterback’s father.
Antonor Winston told AL.com Wednesday that his son plans on playing football through 2015 and competing in baseball for one more year....
| Jun 16, 2014
| 7:10 PM
Owen Daniels remembers one of the first times he went on camera to deliver the weather. For a guy who makes his living on the football field, it was a nerve-racking experience. Like most first-timers, he said, he butchered his performance, blaming it,...
| May 7, 2014
| 7:55 AM
It appears that the biggest question this weekend for Michael Schofield will be whether his name is called on Friday or Saturday.
The NFL draft gets underway Thursday and that will showcase all of the first-round picks. Friday is reserved for the...
| May 1, 2014
| 2:12 PM
Arlington Heights native Jimmy Garoppolo said his "dream scenario" is to get picked up by his hometown team, the Chicago Bears, next week during the National Football League draft.
"It would be cool if it happened," Garoppolo said at a Thursday...
| May 12, 2014
| 6:01 AM
I don't know where everyone was yesterday, but there was nobody golfing at Clifton Park (where I broke 90 for the first time this year), so I assume you were all doing something with your families for Mother's Day. That's why every morning, Monday through...