| Dec 18, 2014
| 11:46 PM
Guard Teddy Okereafor scored 21 points as host Rider continued its recent surge with a 62-48 men's basketball victory over Morgan State on Thursday night. Forward Cedric Blossom scored 13 of his 21 points in the first half for the Bears, who shot 32.7...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 8:36 PM
As we did after the Steelers-Jets game, we turn the figurative microphone over to Newport News native Charlie Flowe. Here's his story after the final week of the NFL season.
It clearly was a tough season for the New York...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 5:44 PM
As most concerned citizens know by now, the Philadelphia Eagles' best chance of making the playoffs remains winning the NFC East and earning the No. 3 seed. Their odds of making it as one of the two NFC wild-card entries are almost zero.
On the other...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 5:43 PM
PHILADELPHIA — In his transformation from defensive end to outside linebacker for the Philadelphia Eagles, Brandon Graham has gone from being in the wrong place at the wrong time to holding extreme leverage in his next contract negotiation, which...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 8:52 AM
Here are the betting lines for Sunday's and Monday night's NFL games with HOME TEAMS in CAPS:
FAVORITE SPREAD UNDERDOG OVER/UNDER
KC CHIEFS 10 Oakland 41.5
BALTIMORE 14 ...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 9:55 AM
WATCH: Longtime ESPN Anchor Stuart Scott Dies at 49 (Coming Tuesday, our own Keith Groller takes a look at local reaction to Scott's passing) ... Officiating prompted conversation and consternation all season in the NFL, so why should the playoffs be any...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 10:09 AM
It took over a week for the final word to come, but Jimmy Rollins is now officially a member of the Los Angeles Dodgers … Tomorrow is win or go home for the Philadelphia Eagles, whose best chance of making the playoffs remains winning the NFC...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 8:35 PM
The Times' NFL writer, Sam Farmer, examines this week's matchups. Lines according to Glantz-Culver (O/U = over/under). Last week's record 12-4 (.750); season 134-73-1 (.647). Using point spreads with the scores Farmer predicted, the record against the...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 7:44 PM
— "We just didn't execute."
We've been hearing that statement quite a bit lately from the Philadelphia Eagles coaching staff about their players. And frankly, in the wake of three straight failed executions and their rightful elimination from...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 5:00 PM
When you win 10 games in the NFL, you usually would prefer to keep your core group together and build around it.
But in the case of the Philadelphia Eagles, there could be as many as nine new starters next season, thanks to a combination of expiring...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 9:56 AM
The Chicago Bears’ search for a new general manager soon could come to a close, with former Bears staffer Chris Ballard the presumed front-runner to succeed Phil Emery.
Here are eight things you should know about Ballard.
-- He played football...