| Dec 20, 2013
| 4:29 AM
When New England Patriots cornerback Aqib Talib left the AFC championship game in January with an injured hamstring in the first quarter, his anticipated matchup with Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith ended abruptly.
Although Talib has been battling a...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 9:34 AM
Before the football season began, we had fantasy fanatics Dan Richman and Jay St. Pierre draft their ideal teams. Now it's time to see who looks like a genius and who needed to go back to the drawing board.
St. Pierre: Drew Brees, New...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 4:20 PM
Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta has waited more than four months to get back on the field. He certainly is fine with waiting a few more hours to make sure he's ready to go.
Though Ravens head coach John Harbaugh was noncommittal Friday about the tight...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Congratulations! You are reading this, which means you got home after Black Friday.
You understand the meaning of Black Friday, right? It is a cultural ceremony that serves two purposes: (1) It reduces stock that companies couldn't give away on any...
| 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...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 2:02 PM
Do you have moments when you expect a public outcry but nothing happens? It happened to me last Sunday when fans were evacuated in the first quarter of a Soldier Field game between home Chicago Bears and visiting Baltimore Ravens. The important words in...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 10:45 PM
NFL Football—Baltimore Ravens at Chicago Bears, Noon (CBS); Detroit Lions at Pittsburgh Steelers, Noon (FOX); Minnesota Vikings at Seattle Seahawks, 3:25 p.m. (FOX); Kansas City Chiefs at Denver Broncos, 7 p.m. (NBC)
| Nov 9, 2013
| 10:47 PM
Soccer--Premier League, Newcastle at Tottenham, 5:55 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Manchester City at Sunderland, 8 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Arsenal at Manchester United, 10:05 a.m. (NBCSN); Women’s National Teams,...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:11 PM
Scoreboard -- Nov. 6, 2013 |TV SPORTS|
Soccer--UEFA Europa League, Swansea City at Kuban, 11 a.m. (FS1); UEFA Europa League, Sheriff at Tottenham, 2 p.m. (FS1); MLS Playoffs, 7 p.m. (NBCSN); MLS Playoffs, 7:30 p.m. (ESPN2)
Tennis--ATP World Tour...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 12:11 PM
Tight ends have taken the NFL by storm. Jimmy Graham of the New Orleans Saints leads the NFL in receiving touchdowns. Rob Gronkowski is back doing Gronk-like things for the New England Patriots. Jordan Cameron of the Cleveland Browns, who host the...
| 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....
| Oct 28, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Just another five-touchdown day for Saints quarterback Drew Brees, who led his team Sunday to a 35-17 rout of Buffalo in New Orleans.
Pleased as he was to pick up a victory, Brees was disappointed with his team’s mental mistakes, among them a...