| Feb 10, 2014
| 2:19 PM
An accomplished young football player used courage and heart to charge into a raucous room lined with hostility and fear.
And they wonder if Michael Sam will have trouble surviving the NFL?
When the All-American defensive lineman from the University...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 11:34 AM
PITTSBURGH -- The theme of the 2014 offseason for the Pittsburgh Steelers was getting younger and faster. The Steelers chose not to re-sign many aging veterans such as defensive end Brett Keisel, safety Ryan Clark, linebacker Larry Foote and receiver...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 5:22 PM
Fixing the problems at safety is one of the Bears' biggest priorities this offseason, and they hope to do that with several newcomers along with the returning Chris Conte.
Biggest offseason developments: The Bears signed Ryan Mundy to a two-year, $3...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Move aside, World Cup. Hold your run, baseball. Take a seat, summer-league hoops.
Training camp is about to begin. The Washington Redskins (3-13 in 2013) will be holding a training camp for 2 1/2 weeks at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 12:48 PM
The Ravens and former Pittsburgh Steelers free safety Ryan Clark have mutual interest, according to sources.
But it remains to be seen whether that ultimately develops into a deal because Clark is currently in negotiations with the Washington Redskins,...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 7:24 PM
Eric Winston was elected president of the NFL Players Assn. on Wednesday, three years after he was active for the union during the lockout.
The 30-year-old offensive lineman was the Arizona Cardinals' starting right tackle last season, his eighth in the...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 6:04 PM
The Bears might not settle on starters at safety until the preseason, and new faces working with the first team this spring already have an understanding of the team's recent history at the position.
Asked if he was aware of the turnover the Bears...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 5:30 PM
ESPN bills itself as the Worldwide Leader in Sports. Based on that, women's basketball is bigger worldwide than the Winter Olympics.
Nothing against the Connecticut Huskies, but do they really warrant more airtime than Bode Miller, the U.S. women's...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Desperate times apparently call for harsh measures inside the Pittsburgh Steelers' locker room, a once-vibrant place where fun and games not involving football have now been outlawed.
With his team winless through four games and in last place in the AFC...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin was fined $100,000 by the NFL for his sideline interference last week where he nearly collided with Ravens kickoff returner Jacoby Jones, a punishment that met with approval inside the Ravens locker room.
| Nov 9, 2013
| 1:47 PM
Cincinnati Bengals star A.J. Green represents the prototypical NFL wide receiver.
Big, strong, fast and gifted with immense leaping ability, Green has sure hands and an innate skill for route running.
In his first 40 NFL games, Green already has...