| Aug 21, 2013
| 4:00 AM
This is the first time since its inception in 1996 that the Big 12 is not represented in the top ten of the Associated Press poll. It’s also the first time ever that Oklahoma State has started a season ranked ahead of the University of Oklahoma....
| Aug 24, 2013
| 8:11 AM
Spoiler Alert: If you enjoy the weekly surprises of the NFL season, then click back to OrlandoSentinel.com/sports. Especially look the other way now if you have hopes of great things for the Bucs or, hah-hah, the Jags. Dolphin fans, however, might be in...
| May 21, 2013
| 4:22 PM
All of the hype surrounding new Eagles coach Chip Kelly has given the oddsmakers in Vegas something to consider. The Eagles are a fairly reasonable 40-to-1 longshot to make it up the New Jersey Turnpike to play in the Super Bowl next February. That may...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 3:40 PM
Move over, RG3. Make room for another rookie quarterback sensation . . .
That's Seattle's Russell Wilson, who happens to wear No. 3 and has helped invigorate the Seahawks, just as Robert Griffin III has pumped life into the Washington Redskins....
| Dec 31, 2012
Two thousand steps forward.
Two big steps back.
On a Sunday when Minnesota's Adrian Peterson became the seventh NFL player to run for 2,000 yards — coming within nine of breaking Eric Dickerson's season rushing record — two teams backpedaled...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 1:40 PM
Two years ago, the NFC West was a joke.
Four teams, four losing records. The Seattle Seahawks became the first team in history to win a division and reach the postseason at 7-9.
Fast forward to today, and the NFC West is, top to bottom, the best...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 8:30 PM
Just another ho-hum NFL Sunday.
Houston beat Jacksonville. Atlanta beat Arizona. Dallas beat Cleveland.
What else would you expect from three home teams favored by a combined 33 points?
Now, please excuse those winning teams as they strap on...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 8:20 PM
On a Sunday when the sprinklers accidentally went off at Sun Life Stadium, dousing the Seattle Seahawks and Miami Dolphins, playoff-minded teams all over the NFL were treated to a cold, harsh splash of reality.
The New Orleans Saints, who had clawed...
| Oct 23, 2012
All around the NFL, this figures to be a landmark week for the men who carry clipboards and draw up Xs and O's.
Joe Vitt has returned to the New Orleans Saints as interim coach, his six-game suspension behind him.
Carolina's Ron Rivera is facing...
| Jul 4, 2012
Ben Davidson, an iconic face of the 1960s-era Oakland Raiders and later a popular fixture in Miller Lite TV commercials, has died. He was 72.
Davidson, who had been receiving treatment for prostate cancer, died Monday night, former Raiders coach John...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 4:33 PM
ESPN Monday Night Football 2012 Schedule Click here to get a FREE printable 2012 NFL TV Schedule! The 2012 season debut of ESPN’s Monday Night Football is Monday, Sept. 10, at 7pm ET, featuring a doubleheader of AFC divisional rivalry games with the...
| May 30, 2012
| 4:38 PM
HBO" Hard Knocks" will kick off its new season this August with a look at the Miami Dolphins...