| Jan 1, 2014
| 6:32 PM
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are finalizing a deal to make Lovie Smith their next head coach, according to a report by Fox's Jay Glazer.
Smith, fired by Chicago after the 2012 season, was a linebackers coach in Tampa from 1996-2000 before becoming defensive...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 8:13 PM
Diminutive running back Bobby Rainey might have been the Ravens' most productive offensive player last preseason, rushing for 55 yards and catching a team-leading 14 passes for 163 yards and two touchdowns. When the Ravens made their final cuts in 2012,...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 7:21 AM
Here's what other media outlets are saying about the Ravens' 44-16 victory on the road against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers:
** Despite the lopsided score, ESPN.com's Jamison Hensley says the starting offense has some work to do before the regular season....
| Dec 30, 2013
| 9:59 AM
NFL Black Monday is here, the traditional day when teams fire their head coach. The ax has fallen multiple times already today. Here's a look at who is gone:
Lions fire Jim Schwartz
Jim Schwartz is out in Detroit.
The Lions fired their coach...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 8:17 AM
How important is the expected return of suspended Maryland running back Wes Brown for next season?
Jeff Barker: I thought Brown looked like Maryland’s most talented running back in his freshman season of 2012. So, it’s significant.
| Sep 6, 2013
| 3:23 AM
I'm on record predicting Super Bowl XLVIII will be nicknamed the Manning Bowl because Archie Manning's two sons will battle for NFL supremacy.
Peyton Manning's seven touchdown performance in the NFL opener against the Super Bowl champion Baltimore...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Week 9 waiver targets for fantasy football leagues:
Indianapolis wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey (owned in 45 percent of Yahoo leagues)
In five NFL seasons, Darrius Heyward-Bey never has played all 16 games and has yet to eclipse 64 catches in a year....
| Jan 29, 2013
| 11:56 AM
Virginia's football program will head into next season with new coordinators on both sides of the ball after offensive coordinator Bill Lazor opted Tuesday to take a position on the Philadelphia Eagles' staff.
Lazor, who has been U.Va.'s offensive...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 5:13 PM
Watch Oregon's Kelly
Oregon's Chip Kelly flirted with the idea of jumping to the NFL in the offseason, but a late change of heart kept him from leaving for the Buccaneers. That may not be the case after this season....
| Sep 8, 2012
| 8:43 PM
As I was saying ...
... Apparently I went to the bathroom on April 15, 2009, and just got back. Wow, I sure feel better.
Wish I could say the same for the Orlando Magic. (Bada bing.) From an Orlando sports perspective, the sad saga of the Magic and...