| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:09 PM
Former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent was convicted of intoxication manslaughter Wednesday for a fiery wreck that killed his teammate and close friend, Jerry Brown.
He faces up to 20 years in prison for a December 2012 wreck after a night of...
| May 3, 2014
| 10:24 AM
When Ali Brennan finished her soccer career at Miami, she wasn't quite ready to give up college sports.
"My mom brought up the idea about a fifth year," Brennan said, "and when I was a freshman, there was a senior at Miami, Jimmy Graham, who was a four-...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 5:20 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Anquan Boldin's sensational San Francisco debut helped keep the 49ers on quite a roll against Green Bay.
And Vernon Davis did his part in a prolific passing game led by Colin Kaepernick in a 34-28 victory over the Packers on Sunday....
| Sep 7, 2013
| 5:37 PM
She'll sing that she's been waiting all day for Sunday night, but really Carrie Underwood has been waiting months.
Underwood, who replaces Faith Hill in singing the "Sunday Night Football" opening for NBC, performed her segment in June at an airport-...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 7:15 PM
The Seahawks face the challenge of avoiding overconfidence in light of their 34-7 demolition of New Orleans in Seattle five weeks ago.
"The first thing I addressed with the team when we came back together was, 'What happened in the past doesn't tell the...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 6:39 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — The last time the Houston Texans had the first pick in the NFL draft, in 2006, they threw a curveball.
They passed on running back Reggie Bush, widely expected to be the first player selected, and took defensive end Mario Williams....
| Jan 21, 2014
| 5:17 PM
MOBILE, Ala. — Two players on different ends of the tight end spectrum made their respective bids for NFL job opportunities Tuesday at the Senior Bowl.
North Carolina junior All-American Eric Ebron isn't eligible to play in the Senior Bowl because...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 2:30 PM
The NFL scouting combine starts Feb. 22. In advance of the annual meat market in Indianapolis, staff writer Matt Vensel will examine each position and give Ravens fans the 4-1-1. In this post he looks at tight ends.
The top prospects: Stanford's Coby...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 8:38 AM
Miami Dolphins' Pro Bowl punter Brandon Fields is one three active NFL player visiting U.S. Troops in the Middle East as part of the NFL's annual tour of military bases.
Fields, and two other South Florida natives, Washington Redskins receiver Pierre...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 3:15 AM
On Saturday the NFL will open up the bidding on free agents, and with the salary cap rising to $133 million it should be interesting to see how many teams plan to use up most of the available space.
Despite the $10 million salary cap increase most teams...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 2:34 PM
Down in New Orleans, the debate rages on about whether tight end Jimmy Graham, who was designated by the New Orleans Saints as their franchise tag on Monday, should actually be classified as a tight end.
A pretty strong argument can be made that...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 6:15 AM
CORAL GABLES—More than once this past season, Miami forward Erik Swoope was asked about the possibility of transitioning from basketball to football.
The 6-foot-5, 220-pound senior always laughed the questions off and said he wasn’t sure...