| Mar 29, 2014
| 4:50 PM
As a star receiver for the Philadelphia Eagles, the speedy DeSean Jackson made a career of creating separation from defenders.
Now, it's the Eagles who have created separation, releasing him this week amid reports his off-field issues outweighed his...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 4:59 PM
That's the nickname Taysean Scott earned on the basketball court when he was 7 for his fearless style of play and innate ability to lead.
The nickname stuck, and Scott has adopted a similar mentality on the football field. Scott, who grew...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 6:15 AM
Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday....
| Apr 26, 2013
| 6:58 PM
Tyrann Mathieu, Louisiana State's big-play defensive back known as the "Honey Badger," will join former Tigers stars Patrick Peterson and Kevin Minter in Arizona after the Cardinals used a third-round pick on the troubled star Friday.
| Apr 27, 2013
| 9:45 PM
1 (7) Jonathan Cooper G N. Carolina
2 (45) Kevin Minter LB LSU
3 (69) Tyrann Mathieu DB LSU
4 (103) Alex Okafor LB Texas
4 (116) Earl Watford G James Mad.
5 (140) Stepfan Taylor RB Stanford
| Dec 4, 2011
| 8:41 PM
Oklahoma State got its statement win. Critics of the Cowboys had questioned whether they were worthy of playing for the national championship. Their 44-10 win over Oklahoma proved they are ready for the big time.
LSU's defense is really, really good....
| Feb 25, 2013
| 6:58 PM
Troubled former Louisiana State star cornerback Tyrann Mathieu is painfully aware of just how much he's damage he's inflicted on his reputation with potential NFL employers, and how his many transgressions with drugs have cost him financially.
| Feb 26, 2013
| 9:27 AM
It was a cluster of fast times this morning at the NFL scouting combine with the defensive backs hiting the field.
Some of the times at Lucas Oil Stadium were even faster than anticipated, especially Alabama cornerback Dee Milliner.
| Jun 27, 2012
| 1:32 PM
Sometime around 2020 — maybe a little sooner, maybe a little later — we will get sick of the four-team playoff.
The gap between the No. 4 team in the country and the No. 5 team in the country will become too narrow, or it will become too...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 12:51 PM
The Orlando Sentinel has ranked all 120 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country. We’ll take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 120 to our projected No. 1 team. We will not be including the four teams the NCAA...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 6:48 AM
2011 record: 12-1 (8-1 in Southeastern Conference, second in SEC Western Division)
The Buzz: Alabama lost a lot of talent from last year's national championship team, but coach Nick Saban and his staff have no trouble reloading the roster with...