| Oct 20, 2013
| 10:15 AM
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith, who lost his job last season in San Francisco to Colin Kaepernick after an injury, has a chance to do something Sunday that has happened only once since the AFL-NFL merger.
Smith is attempting to win his...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 4:01 PM
As an undrafted rookie, Joseph Fauria had to beat considerable odds to make the Detroit Lions roster. The former UCLA tight end had to take advantage of any opportunities, constantly be improving, and, of course, be ultra-prepared.
Surely, the Lions...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 5:28 PM
Former Encino Crespi and UCLA tight end Joseph Fauria, who wasn't drafted by any NFL team, continues to be one of the great success stories this season for the Detroit Lions.
He caught three touchdown passes on Sunday in a 31-17 victory over the...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 6:57 AM
Who's having the best NFL start among the undrafted rookies? Former Crespi tight end Joseph Fauria is certainly in the running.
He has caught a touchdown pass in each of his two games for the Detroit Lions. And he has finished the touchdown with the...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 5:52 PM
It was a big day for two former high school football standouts from Southern California, receiver Robert Woods (Gardena Serra, USC) and tight end Joseph Fauria (Encino Crespi, UCLA).
Each scored his first NFL touchdown, Woods for the Buffalo Bills...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 7:36 PM
Christian Fauria spent 13 seasons as an NFL tight end. He won two Super Bowl rings with the New England Patriots. He understands the hunger for any possible physical edge.
But he said he couldn't bring himself to use human growth hormone.
He did buy...
| Apr 12, 2013
Many teams are seeking athletic tight ends who can stretch the field — even those that already have them. So the dynamic receiving tight ends are not expected to last long in this draft. There are probably four of them scouts expect can make big...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 9:50 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. – Notre Dame tight end Tyler Eifert has a big decision to make.
Thursday night, soaking in the frustration of an 18-14 Champs Sports
Bowl loss to 25th-ranked Florida State just wasn’t the right time.
The deadline for...