| Apr 10, 2013
| 1:00 PM
By comparison to the quarterback class of 2012, the class of 2013 is lackluster. There is no prospect who is rated anywhere near as highly as Andrew Luck or Robert Griffin III were ranked one year ago, and every quarterback prospect this year has some...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 8:07 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- One of the criticisms EJ Manuel's detractors constantly hurled his way when he was at Florida State had to do with accuracy. Some were particularly concerned about his ability to complete passes deep downfield.
It was one of several...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 12:34 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- Florida State's quarterback competition took a large step toward being decided Wednesday afternoon, as junior Clint Trickett asked for and was granted a release by the university. He intends to transfer, finishing his career elsewhere....
| Mar 8, 2013
We know an awful lot about the numbers. What we don't know about are the numbers.
For days now, even with the official Big East divorce announcement pending, we have known that UConn, Cincinnati and South Florida will get $20 million to $25 million as...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Thursday night's NFL Draft could be a historic one if homegrown product Geno Smith is drafted in the first round, becoming the first quarterback from Broward or Palm Beach County to achieve the feat.
However, that accomplishment could be dashed if a...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 3:50 AM
Isn’t it just the luck of the Chiefs that they own the top pick in a draft void of that one sure-fire superstar? A year after three potential all-pros were drafted early at quarterback, there may be only one taken in all the first round tomorrow and...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 10:40 PM
NEW YORK -- If there was any doubt, the NFL is still tackle football.
Five of the first 19 picks in the opening round of the 2013 draft were offensive tackles, including three of the first four selections. Three guards and a center went too on a...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 8:22 AM
NEW YORK -- If you watched the first round of the NFL draft Thursday night, you might have wondered how the league had ready-made No. 1 jerseys with the players’ names across the shoulders.
Were they Velcro nameplates? Were the picks made far in...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 7:50 PM
The Milan Puskar Stadium scoreboard has been condemned until electricians can repair all the short circuits, while three volunteers working Saturday's press box have already filed for stat-man's compensation.
West Virginia's 70-63 victory over Baylor...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 7:27 PM
We had most of it right. This year's early Heisman Trophy favorite was correctly identified as the quarterback with "unfinished business."
He returned for his senior year to lead a high-octane offense, featuring the nation's best receiver tandem, on a...
| Oct 6, 2012
Last weekend was a football carnival with jugglers, clowns, cotton candy, flamethrowers and sword swallowers.
My favorite act was "The Bearded Bevo."
It was fun in a nonthreatening, do-or-die way. Who besides Nick Saban didn't like West Virginia and...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Linebacker Mike Mauti was named the Walter Camp Foundation national defensive player of the week for his six-tackle, two-interception performance against Iillinois. He was in good company: The offensive award went to West Virginia's Geno Smith, who...