| Jan 4, 2015
| 1:30 PM
The NFL again proved its ratings superiority Saturday, and the beneficiaries were ESPN and NBC.
The Arizona-Carolina game, which was the first NFL Playoff game in ESPN's 35 years, averaged 21.7 million viewers.
That game posted a 12.5 household...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 7:48 AM
It's a weekend filled with new episodes, important NFL games and Golden Globes hoopla. Here are programs to keep in mind:
1. The Golden Globes at 8 p.m. Sunday on NBC. You may not want to watch the whole three-hour telecast. But the Amy Poehler-Tina Fey...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 6:42 AM
ATLANTA -- Seattle defensive coordinator Dan Quinn has agreed to a five-year deal to become the Atlanta Falcons coach, a person familiar with the negotiations said on Monday.
The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 12:10 PM
The New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks will square off in Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday at University of Phoenix Stadium. Here's Baltimore Sun reporter Aaron Wilson's checklist of things to watch.
1. Tom Brady vs. Russell Wilson
| Jan 31, 2015
| 9:29 PM
Have I got a proposition for you.
More than one, in fact.
Wait, put down your cell phone. There's no need to call 911 and turn me in for improper behavior. It's Super Bowl Sunday, so my behavior couldn't be more proper. Why? Because my propositions...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 6:23 PM
PHOENIX — In the Valley of the Sun, which remained a rumor Saturday, people lined up to buy umbrellas and plastic ponchos. They laughed about packing shorts and sandals.
For another overcast day leading to Super Bowl XLIX, the skies remained as...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 7:06 PM
Who is the worst of the worst?
That's one of the big questions as the NFL's regular season draws to a close, with a five-way tie at 2-11 among the Oakland Raiders, Tennessee Titans, New York Jets, Jacksonville Jaguars and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 2:33 PM
The NFL regular season has reached the three-quarters pole, and there still are too many possibilities to predict who will make the playoffs.
But it's not too early to surmise that the Ravens put themselves in a very precarious postseason position...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 5:02 PM
Last week in parentheses.
1. Packers 9-3 (2): Mike McCarthy is pushing all the right buttons.
2. Patriots 9-3 (1): Loss at Lambeau snapped seven-game streak and could be exactly what Bill Belichick needs to sharpen focus down stretch.
3. Broncos 9-3...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 3:41 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — This is a new Jameis Winston.
Or so he says.
Shortly after being poked and prodded for an extended period of time by medical officials, the former FSU quarterback met with media members Friday afternoon as part of the NFL Scouting...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 12:28 PM
Jameis Winston’s message was clear and concise during his much-anticipated media session at the NFL Scouting Combine.
The FSU quarterback opened with a statement, acknowledging his mistakes and various troubles away from the football field....