| Oct 4, 2014
| 6:37 PM
At his statue unveiling last month, former Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis reminisced about a question team owner Steve Bisciotti asked him during a phone call as the Ravens got ready for the 2012 Wild Card game against quarterback Andrew Luck and the...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 3:34 PM
JACKSONVILLE — When the noise around Blake Bortles' decision to enter the NFL Draft began to crescendo, he got on a plane and headed across the country.
The former UCF star could have trained closer to home, but he was embarking on the next...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 2:11 PM
Through the first seven practice sessions of camp, there’s been plenty of talk about the competition for Miami’s starting quarterback job.
The wide receivers, tight ends and cornerbacks groups all have plenty of depth and intriguing position...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 11:50 AM
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says defensive end Michael Sam has a long way to go, but he likes his chances after the team signed the first openly gay NFL player.
The Cowboys signed Sam to the practice squad Wednesday after the seventh-round pick was...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Unlike Steve Almond and Mark Edmundson, the authors of two terrific new books on football, I did not grow up with a father who loved the sport.
My father thinks football is commercialized barbarism — 22 oversized idiots plowing into one another,...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 7:22 PM
— These are always the best stories because you never know where they're coming from or who they will be, only that they are a constant from year to year, decade to decade.
NFL training camp surprises dazzle. They capture minds, making it easier...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 5:17 AM
1. Should the Dolphins have Tony Gonzalez on speed dial? Just for the prayer he'd pick up the phone? He's the big, productive tight end this offense needs. He's retired and on TV this fall, but admitted to Newsday about returning: "The temptation would be...
| May 5, 2014
Penn State coach James Franklin opened the Coaches Caravan last week by delivering this challenge to his players: We expect you to graduate in 3.5 years. The proclamation continued Franklin's approach for setting high public bars with regard to his......
| May 6, 2014
| 5:15 PM
When James Gayle was told NFL teams would want to know everything about him before the draft, he never figured masonry skills would become a topic of conversation.
After going through the extensive and sometimes mind-blowing pre-draft interview...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 12:06 PM
INDIANAPOLIS--Academic ineligibility prevented former Simeon standout Zach Moore from playing big-time college football. So the Concordia-St. Paul defensive end is savoring his scouting combine experience as he looks forward to competing at the sport&...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 6:21 PM
JERSEY CITY, N.J. — It was one of the biggest, and perhaps the most quickly forgotten, interceptions in NFL playoff history.
When Seattle's Richard Sherman tipped away a pass intended for San Francisco 49ers receiver Michael Crabtree in the NFC...