| Mar 25, 2015
| 1:00 PM
Pete Carroll historically has not held back in criticizing the NCAA for the penalties it imposed on USC.
Carroll, who led the Trojans to two national titles before he became coach of the Seattle Seahawks, had described the sanctions as “...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 8:00 PM
Mike Williams, a former receiver at USC who was a first-round draft pick of the Detroit Lions in 2005, has been hired as the football coach at Locke High.
Williams, 31, has been coaching for Brentwood School's middle school program.
| Mar 20, 2015
| 8:30 AM
Good to see everyone is starting to come out of winter hibernation.
It seems that new offensive line coach [Bob] Connelly's statements about never playing a freshman could have a fairly profound negative effect on the excellent...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 7:52 PM
On a day when the NFL's free agents were officially allowed to test the market, it was a different kind of "Let's Make a Deal" that stole the spotlight.
It was a dizzying flurry of trades Tuesday that refashioned pro football's landscape, with star...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 11:04 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Australian rugby star Jarryd Hayne has agreed to a contract with the San Francisco 49ers, a person with knowledge of the deal said Tuesday.
The person spoke on condition of anonymity to The Associated Press because a formal announcement...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 5:14 PM
It took a month and a trip to Turkey, but Marshawn Lynch has finally weighed in on the most controversial call in Super Bowl history.
"I'm just here so Bigfoot won't fine me," he said.
Lynch didn't say those exact words, but it is now obvious he...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 8:26 AM
Tweet of the day: "3 DBs I thought helped themselves at the combine: Josh Shaw @USC_Athletics, Ronald Darby @FSU_Football, Eric Rowe @Utah_Football."
-- Gil Brandt, NFL.com senior analyst
In The Times:
Detroit Lions release former USC...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 11:17 AM
Pete Carroll, who guided USC to two Associated Press national titles and the Seattle Seahawks to a Super Bowl championship, will be awarded an honorary degree from USC during commencement ceremonies on May 15, the school announced.
Carroll coached at...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 6:40 AM
New Orioles outfielder Travis Snider wasn't around for FanFest because he's a huge Seattle Seahawks fan and he attended the Super Bowl that weekend. So, he probably figured he was going to get a question about "The Play" in his first interview session...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 5:49 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
Because Danica Patrick seems to crash anytime Denny Hamlin (or anyone else, for that matter) gets close to her, I think NASCAR needs to begin work immediately on some form of high-tech force-field technology....
| Feb 20, 2015
| 9:51 PM
USC’s dynamic mid-2000s backfield featuring LenDale White and Reggie Bush was known as Thunder and Lightning.
Imagine if Marshawn Lynch were part of that mix.
Seattle Seahawks Coach Pete Carroll, who is attempting to sign Lynch to a contract...