| Feb 2, 2014
| 9:22 PM
SUPER BOWL XLVIII – RECORDS SET AND TIED Compiled By Elias Sports Bureau SUPER BOWL RECORDS SET IN SUPER BOWL XLVIII Quickest Score From Start of Game – 12 seconds, Seattle Most Playing Time In The Lead, Game, Team – 59 minutes, 48...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 6:55 PM
College: North Carolina State (7th round, 2010)
What he adds: Another versatile defensive end who can move around, rush the passer and has room for growth. GM Phil Emery lauds Young’s ability to use his...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 4:27 PM
SEATTLE — The Seattle Seahawks are headed to the second Super Bowl in their history. They have an inexhaustibly dynamic coach in Pete Carroll, an instant-superstar quarterback in Russell Wilson, the NFL's richest and most reclusive owner in Paul...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 5:42 PM
General manager Phil Emery entered free agency this week on a mission to find two starting defensive ends to fortify the Bears’ beleaguered front.
He completed that task Thursday morning when he signed Willie Young to a three-year, $9 million...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The draft will be held Thursday, Friday and Saturday in New York. Times NFL writer Sam Farmer examines team needs by division. Today, the West divisions:
Now that they have their quarterback in Alex Smith, the Kansas City Chiefs need...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Detroit Lions defensive linemen Ndamukong Suh and Cliff Avril are being accused of taunting Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan while he was injured during Sunday's game....
| Dec 4, 2011
| 3:24 PM
The Purdue football team has accepted an invitation to play in the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl at beautiful Ford Field in Detroit on Tuesday, Dec. 27. Kickoff is set for 4:30 p.m. ET, and the game will be televised by ESPN.
The Boilermakers (6-6, 4-4...
| Dec 11, 2011
Stephen Tulloch recovered a fumble in the end zone two minutes into the game, Alphonso Smith returned an interception for a score in the second quarter, and a defensive stop in the final moments kept the Lions in the thick of the playoff race.
| Dec 24, 2011
Lions fans can party like it's 1999, because Santa came early this year.
The Detroit Lions clinched their first playoff berth since the 1999 season by defeating the San Diego Chargers 38-10 at Ford Field on Christmas Eve, improving to 10-5 on the season....
| Oct 30, 2011
Matthew Stafford threw three touchdown passes and the Detroit defense scored twice as the Lions routed the Denver Broncos, 45-10.
Stafford was nearly flawless as he was 21-for-30 with 267 yards, while Calvin Johnson caught six balls for 125 yards and his...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 2:30 PM
Cliff Avril is very disappointed that he and the Detroit Lions could not agree on a long-term contact by Monday's 4 p.m. deadline.
Avril wants to be in Detroit but without the long-term deal he is under a one-year contact making a guaranteed $10.6...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 4:53 PM
The Sports Xchange
EditorsNote: Includes all fourth-round picks Draft: Round Four pick-by-pick analysis
96.St. Louis Rams: WR Chris Givens, Wake Forest -- Givens' speed should make him the deep threat the Rams' offense was lacking, and gives Sam...