| Mar 4, 2014
| 5:38 PM
The big show at Northwestern on Tuesday was former Eastern Illinois quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo, who went through separate workouts for the 49ers and Texans before the school’s pro day.
Northwestern played host to players from other schools around...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 12:38 PM
New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman hit the free agency market after declining a three-year offer to remain with the AFC East franchise.
He has taken one visit with the San Francisco 49ers.
Sources say the Ravens have definite interest...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 8:29 PM
As the New England Patriots were turning the game into a rout with two late defensive touchdowns, wide receiver Torrey Smith sat on an otherwise empty bench, surveying a scene that no Raven could fathom.
M&T Bank Stadium was just about empty by then,...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 9:08 PM
NEW YORK JETS (1-0)
AT NEW ENGLAND (1-0)
TV: NFL Network, 5:15.
Line: Patriots by 12.
Over/under: 43 1/2
Sam Farmer's pick: Patriots have won their last four against the Jets and 17 of last 22. Tom Brady isn't going to let them...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 8:22 PM
So much for silver platters.
A couple of first-place NFL teams saw prime opportunities go poof Sunday, as they failed to make the most of their comeback chances.
The Chicago Bears, who were in a three-way tie for first in the NFC North, scored on a...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 3:44 PM
So much has changed for Dannell Ellerbe since the Super Bowl. He is in a new city wearing a different uniform for another AFC contender. He is now the leader that young players look to in key moments, instead of it being the other way around. And yes, his...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 8:19 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — The Circle City is suddenly the Full Circle City.
Peyton Manning is coming home Sunday to play the Indianapolis Colts for the first time, leaving this a town torn.
A common sentiment here, where Manning won a Super Bowl and an...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Will an Arctic chill play into the weather-worn hands of the Green Bay Packers?
The forecast calls for bitter cold Sunday afternoon when the Packers play host to San Francisco in the first round of the NFL playoffs, but that doesn't...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 7:36 PM
The Denver Broncos have been stacking up victories all season. Sunday, they served Kansas City a special order:
A quadruple Decker.
Eric Decker caught four touchdown passes from Peyton Manning to lift the Broncos to a 35-28 victory over the Chiefs...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 7:11 PM
Of the four divisional games, this is the only one that's not a rematch from the regular season.
Indianapolis is coming off a historic comeback victory over Kansas City that was both exhilarating and emotionally draining. There's no respite Saturday...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 11:14 PM
On another bizarre NFL Sunday, when Seattle lost at home for the first time in two years, Carolina secured its first playoff berth in five years, and a bunch of left-for-dead teams somehow maintained a postseason pulse, something very typical happened:...