| Mar 25, 2015
| 12:13 PM
STORRS — The Huskies and their defense were on a getting-to-know-you basis last season.
Now, it's time to take the relationship to the next step.
"Last year was the first year in our defense, we were at the 100 level, where you're basically...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 4:25 PM
He's a small name, who played a private role in a larger story everyone in South Florida has tired of. But fired Dolphins trainer Kevin O'Neill has filed a lawsuit against the team, owner Steve Ross and coach Joe Philbin with an important question:
| Mar 23, 2015
| 7:04 AM
It has been more than two months since "Deflategate" was abruptly added to the sports lexicon, and it appears the NFL finally may be in the home stretch of its investigation into whether the New England Patriots intentionally used underinflated balls...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 8:55 AM
Fact of the day: Former USC receiver George Farmer ran the 40-yard dash in 4.35 seconds at pro day, which would have tied for the fourth-fastest time at the NFL Scouting Combine.
In The Times:
- Basketball: USC stuns Arizona State, 67-54, in first...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 1:41 PM
Maybe Ross Scheuerman and Kyle Harbridge should consider marketing themselves to the NFL as a package deal.
At 6-0, 204 and 5-11, 203, respectively, the Lafayette College superstar and the former Easton High and St. Francis University record-setting...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 5:36 PM
STATE COLLEGE — Mike Hull has had to explain himself to NFL scouts for the past two months. The questions come frequently about his knees and his size, to which the former Penn State linebacker responds: Watch my game film.
"I really think I...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 2:01 PM
Twelve former Penn State football players worked out for scouts from 30 NFL teams on Thursday at the program's annual Pro Day. Some news and observations from the event.
Tackle Donovan Smith weighed in at 328, 10 pounds lighter than he...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 11:15 AM
The NFL scouting combine provided a sneak preview of what’s in store for the NFL draft in Chicago — at least in the ratings department.
The NFL Network did record ratings last week for its coverage of prospects working out for the scouts....
| Mar 4, 2015
| 1:25 PM
More than a week has passed since the NFL Scouting Combine concluded, allowing analysts to take a step away from the chaos and reevaluate players after digesting individual showings.
While Jameis Winston is still the top pick in nearly every mock draft,...
| Feb 7, 2015
Chicago cannot embrace being called a football city and bristle at meeting the conditions to stage the 2015 NFL draft.
That's like running for office and complaining about the crowds. What did everybody expect?
Cities don't dance with the NFL and...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 5:29 PM
Linebacker Eric Kendricks had two objectives during UCLA’s pro day for NFL teams Tuesday.
He wanted to show more speed, and he wanted to go through the workout without doing any more damage to his hamstring.
"It was import to show I can still...