| May 8, 2014
| 5:23 PM
ROUND 1: Tonight in New York, 5 PDT. ROUND 2-3: Friday, 4 p.m. ROUNDS 4-7: Saturday, 9 a.m. TV: ESPN, NFL Network.
NO. TEAM, PLAYER , SAM FARMER'S COMMENT
1. HOUSTON, Jadeveon Clowney, DE, South Carolina, Clowney is a physical freak. Texans can pair...
| May 8, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The Houston Texans aren’t spoiling the suspense this time.
Unlike eight years ago, when they last had the No. 1 pick in the NFL draft, the Texans aren’t tipping their hand about who they will select first overall Thursday night at Radio City...
| 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...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 5:15 AM
RULE CHANGE?: NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is suggesting potential changes in the extra point, saying that the play is too automatic with a success rate of nearly 100 percent.
Since few teams attempt 2-point conversion plays until desperation hits late...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 7:05 PM
The Denver Broncos are smarting in the aftermath of their collapse at New England.
But are they smarter?
"I think that's the test of football teams," quarterback Peyton Manning said in the wee hours of Monday morning on the East Coast, after the...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 4:23 PM
At 2-13, the Houston Texans have the inside track on the No. 1 overall pick in May's NFL draft.
But if the Texans were to win at Tennessee on Sunday, and Washington were to lose at the New York Giants, the Redskins, who had a weaker schedule, would...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 10:07 AM
Peyton Manning isn't the guy you want to bring up if you're looking for a little lively debate among the folks who pick the Associated Press' All-Pro football team.
All 50 of them think he's the best quarterback in the NFL this season. And it's hard...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Bill O'Brien referenced Charlie Brown's teacher (with regard to a muffled speakerphone), USA Today Sports Joe Paterno and "selfie" photos during his press conference Tuesday, which added some entertainment value. Here are the highlights, along with five...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 8:00 AM
All J.J. Watt, the star Houston Texans defensive end, wants for Christmas is plastic surgery for his busted nose.
OK, the NFL's reigning defensive player of the year probably wants more than that.
The nose job, which he likely needs to clean up...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 1:50 PM
USC tight end Randall Telfer announced Wednesday that he would return for a final season with the Trojans.
Telfer, a junior, is among several juniors and third-year sophomores who have until mid-January to decide whether they will make themselves...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 9:23 AM
Randy Moss could still be one of the top receivers in the NFL.
Says who? Says Moss during an appearance Tuesday on "The Peter Schrager Podcast."
"If I had to go out here and feed my family by getting back on that football field, I could still put up...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 6:30 AM
The numbers aren't particularly kind to Ryan Tannehill halfway through his rookie season with the Miami Dolphins.
After losing Sunday's shootout with Andrew Luck, Tannehill still ranks just 27th in passer efficiency rating. Those behind him -- Michael...