| Jul 28, 2014
| 12:44 PM
Drew Brees said Friday that he feels like he could play 10 more years. That would make the New Orleans Saints quarterback 45 years old and a 24-season veteran in his supposed final season of 2024.
In the two days since he made that statement, Brees says...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 9:00 PM
First Coast’s passing attack looked in top form while Pahokee showed that it wasn’t quite back to championship form yet.
Led by Florida State commit De’Andre Johnson and a suffocating defense, First Coast dominated Pahokee by a score of...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Archie Manning is already there, of course, and Drew Brees will be. They are the most highly regarded quarterbacks in New Orleans Saints history — the two-time Pro Bowler and the record-setting Super Bowl winner.
But three decades after Manning,...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 6:05 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — With just five weeks until he reports to Philadelphia Eagles training camp, two-time Pro Bowl running back LeSean McCoy stepped on the football field Sunday evening.
But last year's reigning rushing leader was dishing out the passes...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 2:52 PM
A group of high-school quarterbacks attempted to throw a football 15 yards into a gray trash can, positioned in the corner of an end zone Thursday at Disney's ESPN Wide World of Sports.
John Riccard of Colonial was among the few who made it.
| May 11, 2014
| 6:46 PM
The footballs boom off his foot, sailing high and far, the equivalent of 45, even 50 yards beyond a line of scrimmage. And when the kicker eases up a bit to concentrate on location, he rolls punts within three feet of each other.
If Chris Kluwe had...
| May 23, 2014
| 8:36 AM
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.
| May 19, 2014
| 3:17 PM
Brad Pitt, Matthew McConaughey and Drew Brees were all having a passing good time this last weekend in New Orleans, with Pitt throwing a can of beer across the street to McConaughey one day and Brees passing the football down the street to participants in...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 8:03 AM
Richard Sherman of the Suuper Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks will headline this summer's Colonial All-Pro Football Camp in Williamsburg.
The camp will be held from June 22-25 at William and Mary.
Alsong with Sherman, Philadelphia running back LeSean...
| May 4, 2014
| 9:00 PM
The draft will be held Thursday, Friday and Saturday in New York. Times NFL writer Sam Farmer examines team needs by division. Today, the South divisions:
In a division with Cam Newton and Drew Brees, there's even more of a premium in...
| May 4, 2014
| 10:14 AM
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...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 7:24 PM
Eric Winston was elected president of the NFL Players Assn. on Wednesday, three years after he was active for the union during the lockout.
The 30-year-old offensive lineman was the Arizona Cardinals' starting right tackle last season, his eighth in the...