| Aug 24, 2014
| 10:35 PM
With a 124.8 passer rating in Saturday night's preseason victory over the Redskins, Tyrod Taylor tightened his hold on the Baltimore Ravens' top backup quarterback job behind Super Bowl-winning Joe Flacco.
Lorenzo Taliaferro -- a rookie from Bruton...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 10:19 AM
William and Mary record-setting running back Jonathan Grimes, 24, is in his third stint with the Houston Texans. He also has been with the New York Jets and Jacksonville Jaguars.
Primarily because of a numbers game, the undrafted 5-foot-10, 207-pounder...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears opened preseason Friday with a 34-28 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles at Soldier Field.
1. Bring up the topic of Jimmy Clausen with Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera and he’s instantly interested.
| Aug 11, 2014
| 11:30 AM
When many of us last saw Logan Thomas, he was getting knocked woozy in Virginia Tech's Sun Bowl loss to UCLA on New Year's Eve. Even before then, he took plenty of criticism -- often deservedly so, he admitted -- for inaccurate passing.
| Aug 8, 2014
| 12:42 PM
Listed by jersey number (if still applicable), name, connections and statistics:
LS 82 Mike Leach (W&M).
QB 6 Logan Thomas (Va. Tech, Brookville High).
OLB 47 Adrian Tracy (W&M, Potomac Falls High).
G 78 Earl Watford (James Madison)....
| Dec 25, 2013
| 1:36 PM
The Seahawks lost at home for the first time in second-year pro quarterback Russell Wilson's career, but don't put too much blame on his fellow Virginian Kam Chancellor, who intercepted a pass and made 11 tackles.
Listed by jersey number (if still...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 5:21 PM
Jonathan Grimes, who has bounced around the NFL since his days as William and Mary's versatile star running back, scored his first NFL touchdown last Sunday against Tennessee, though the Texans lost again to ensure the No. 1 overall draft pick.
| Jan 5, 2014
| 11:46 PM
Veteran kicker Shayne Graham, signed by New Orleans about two weeks ago, drilled four field goals with a miss -- including a 32-yarder on the last play -- Saturday night in Philadelphia to give the Saints their first road playoff victory in franchise...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 10:28 AM
49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks jumped offside on this play near the goal line, but the former Virginia Cavalier's stops of Panthers quarterback Cam Newton sparked San Francisco into the NFC championship game.
Listed by jersey number (if still applicable)...
| Jan 5, 2014
It was probably one of the best days in NFL playoff history and with the Northeast portion of the country dealing with record-breaking cold temperatures, it's not a surprise that the TV ratings for Saturday's crazy Colts and Saints victories were...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 1:34 PM
There was hope. Believe it, there was.
On Sunday, the Miami Dolphins actually showed they could compete with one of the league's elite teams. They had the defending AFC South champs tied in a standstill for nearly one half.
And then reality set in....