| Feb 4, 2012
| 5:18 PM
Celebrities battled it out at the 6th Annual DirecTV Celebrity Beach Bowl at Victory Field Saturday in celebration of Super Bowl XLVI.
The stars played a friendly game of flag football Saturday afternoon in teams mixed with entertainment celebrities...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 5:21 PM
Opening statement: “Today, at practice, we had Turk McBride, ankle, didn’t practice. Jonathan Casillas, knee, didn’t practice. Drew Brees, ankle, was full. Roman Harper, wrist, was full. Marques Colston, foot, was limited. Johnny Patrick...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 2:10 PM
NFL replacement officials are making a lot of mistakes in games, have you heard?
Of course you have. Because the NFL blew the handling of this labor fight, and suddenly the officiating of games — which should be an afterthought — has been...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 2:30 PM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana — the place where Peyton Manning, Larry Bird, the Hoosiers and more have created the stuff of legend — is undoubtedly a sports mecca.
A celeb magnet however? Not so much.
But that will change over the next...
| Dec 9, 2012
| 8:54 AM
Two proven cover cornerbacks. An upgraded defensive front that was the most effective pass-rushing unit in the NFL a season ago. Established (DeMeco Ryans) and promising (Mychal Kendricks) additions at linebacker. A coordinator who appeared to have things...
| Dec 9, 2012
| 6:39 PM
In April, three rounds after they made Robert Griffin III the second pick in the draft, the Washington Redskins selected Michigan State quarterback Kirk Cousins.
A lot of people scratched their heads at that. Why would a team with plenty of holes to fill...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 5:41 PM
At this stage in their careers, Jay Cutler and Tony Romo often are portrayed as the same quarterback in a different uniform.
But if you look behind the face masks, they don't have as much in common as you might think.
Perceived similarity: They are...
| Sep 29, 2012
Unbuckling the mailbag:
Question: USC hangover? As a Stanford fan, this is painful but familiar.
Answer: You're not kidding. Stanford looked like it spent its bye week after USC wasting away again in Margaritaville.
Blew out my flip-...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 6:58 PM
Being short has cost Russell Wilson money, not touchdowns.
The quarterback from Wisconsin fell to the Seahawks in the third round in the NFL draft and was the sixth quarterback taken because he measures is 5 feet 105/8.
He might need a step stool to...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 7:50 AM
We’ve reached the last “real” week of the college football season. And while Conference Championship Weekend should be a joyous occasion, I can’t help but feel sad that another season is nearly in the books. Sure, there are bowl...
| Dec 2, 2012
| 4:42 PM
The mystique of Johnny Manziel has grown to the legendary status of Bigfoot or the chupacabra.
He's the Paul Bunyan of college football, reaching almost an iconic status. His moniker — Johnny Football — even invokes an almost hero-like...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 6:33 AM
Johnny Football is taking his act to off Broadway.
Johnny Manziel, the redshirt Texas A&M quarterback, was named a finalist for this year’s Heisman Trophy award. He joins Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o and Kansas State quarterback...