RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Alex Smith

A collection of news and information related to Alex Smith published by this site and its partners.

Top Alex Smith Articles

Displaying items 73-84
  • Changes in secondary Chiefs' primary concern

    The Sports Xchange NFL Team Report - Kansas City Chiefs - INSIDE SLANT With the final practices of the 2014 offseason playing out this week at the Kansas City Chiefs' three-day minicamp, it is time for major questions to get answers. Questions like who...
  • Lewis berates Bengals: 'We can't be complacent'

    The Sports Xchange NFL Team Report - Cincinnati Bengals - INSIDE SLANT During the final moments of Monday's OTA practice, the ninth of 10 during the offseason program, Cincinnati Bengals coach Marvin Lewis gathered his team near the end-zone goal line...
  • Chiefs rookie RB Thomas getting, ah, acclimated

    The Sports Xchange Chiefs rookie RB Thomas getting, ah, acclimated KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs are glad to see running back De'Anthony Thomas back on the field this week during the three-day minicamp, even if it showed he isn't quite...
  • Chiefs more advanced in second year with Reid

    The Sports Xchange NFL Team Report - Kansas City Chiefs - INSIDE SLANT The progress of the Kansas City Chiefs offense from last year to this one can be judged by how many times head coach Andy Reid blows his whistle. The shrill noise signifies the...
  • Colin Kaepernick signs six-year extension with 49ers

    Colin Kaepernick signs six-year extension with 49ers
    Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers didn't mess around. After just one day of negotiations, the 49ers signed their quarterback to a six-year extension, the team announced Wednesday. The deal is said to be worth up to $126 million, with $61...
  • Sports Line: Navy names new tennis coach

    Chris Garner, who led Amherst to the 2014 NCAA Division III National Championship, was named Friday as the new men's tennis coach at Navy. This year's NCAA title was the second captured by Amherst during Garner's seven seasons at the school. The Lord...
  • Thoughts and observations on the Dolphins' 2014 schedule

    Thoughts and observations on the Dolphins' 2014 schedule
    Every year the NFL schedule comes out and Miami Dolphins fans moan and groan about how difficult it is for South Florida's NFL team. It is usually the same old song and dance from the excuse makers, and Debbie downers. But this year there was little...
  • Let me explain myself on Blake Bortles

    Let me explain myself on Blake Bortles
    Please allow me to explain why I selected Central Florida quarterback Blake Bortles in Sam Farmer's LA Times beat writer's mock, which you can check out here. What had happened was.... 1. The other beat writer ravished my draft board. All the elite...
  • Where does Ryan Tannehill stand in the NFL's QB hierarchy?

    Where does Ryan Tannehill stand in the NFL's QB hierarchy?
    The Miami Dolphins have taken an all-in approach with Ryan Tannehill as the team's franchise quarterback, and that approach is indeed justified. The franchise invested the eighth pick in the 2012 NFL draft on the inexperienced Texas A&M starter. The...
  • NFL Pro Bowl: What did you think of the new format? [Poll]

    The Pro Bowl has been on life support for some time now. In the latest, and perhaps most drastic, attempt to save the NFL's all-star game, this year's edition did away with the traditional AFC vs. NFC format in favor of a battle between two teams chosen...
  • News-Press staff, local football players, coaches deadlocked on Super Bowl predictions

    While those in the NFL with local ties have seen their seasons go by the wayside, much like the rest of the world, the impending Super Bowl is still plenty interesting to area football fans — sports writers, coaches, players and then some. The...
  • Two-a-days | No. 3 Glenbard North: Hi, expectations

    Two-a-days | No. 3 Glenbard North: Hi, expectations
    Be it on the football field for Glenbard North or in the classroom where he carries a 5.0 grade-point average, senior running back/defensive back Justin Jackson thrives on challenge, which includes to playing ping-pong with friends. "If I lose, I...