| 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...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 4:26 PM
While nobody expects the Philadelphia Eagles to go on a spending spree like they did when turning over more than a third of their roster following a long labor stoppage two years ago, they will have more than $40 million......
| Oct 18, 2012
| 4:43 PM
Greetings from Candlestick Park, where it’s suddenly summer again and the NFC West co-leading Seahawks and 49ers are preparing for what should one very hot Thursday night matchup, regardless of the temperature.
The 49ers have won the past three...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 7:57 PM
— If you want to say Philadelphia Eagles general manager Howie Roseman went 0-for-5 on the opening day of NFL free agency on Tuesday, you also have to give him credit for going 3-for-3 on Thursday.
That's when the struggling general manager,...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 5:07 PM
The 49ers defense will dial up some pressure when the ball is deep in the red zone. Think of Cover-0 schemes (man coverage with no safety help) versus Aaron Rodgers and the Packers on Saturday night in San Francisco for their NFC divisional playoff game....
| Dec 9, 2012
| 7:08 PM
SAN FRANCISCO – Sometimes, when it ends like Sunday, everyone laments one play that could have changed the day in the manner Ryan Tannehill was about a missed touchdown to Davone Bess.
"You've got to get it in there,'' the Dolphins rookie...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 8:56 PM
What is your opinion of Kellen Davis? It seems to me that he's a very inconsistent blocker and a poor receiver, yet he continues to be sent out there. With the passing game struggling so much, do you think there's any chance we'll see less of Davis and...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 2:01 PM
With a recent lack of production from their veteran tight ends, the Bears and quarterback Jason Campbell can look to rookie Evan Rodriguez to create an explosive play Monday night against the 49ers.
As shown here, the Bears have their Ace personnel (two...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 5:54 PM
Too many times, people confuse lack of offense or poor quarterback production with bad football, when often it's just the opposite.
In Sunday's NFC Championship Game, New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning was brilliant, despite his irrelevant passer...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 9:36 PM
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner and safety Kam Chancellor were added to the NFC Pro Bowl roster tonight. Browner will replace Carlos Rogers and Chancellor will replace Dashon Goldson. Both are unable to participate due to injury.
| Feb 9, 2012
| 6:24 PM
I would like to know your thoughts on the Bears' first round pick (No. 19) in this year's draft. As I see it there will be plenty of quality No. 1 receivers in free agency, large and small. Wouldn't it be wiser for them to opt for a DE the likes of Nick...