| Jan 7, 2012
| 8:08 AM
Lions' Johnson, Vikings Allen lead All-Pro voting.
Lions wide receiverCalvin Johnson and Vikings defensive end Jared Allen garnered the most votes for the 2011 NFL All-Pro team announced Friday.
Johnson and Allen each received 49 of 50 possible votes...
| Dec 22, 2008
— Eliminated from postseason contention before their game ended Sunday, the Washington Redskins had bigger concerns late in the fourth quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles.
With speculation of Coach Jim Zorn's job security swirling because of...
| Aug 14, 2008
| 6:02 PM
A day after a couple of old Redskins were honored, a couple of new ones put a fitting capper on Hall of Fame weekend.
Rookie Colt Brennan threw two touchdown passes in the second half, leading new Washington coach Jim Zorn and the Redskins to a 30-16...
| Sep 5, 2008
The regular-season coaching debut of Jim Zorn wasn't the elixir that the Washington Redskins sought against a Super Bowl-winning defense.
Playing without Pro Bowl linemen Michael Strahan and Osi Umenyiora, the New York Giants limited the new-look...
| Oct 20, 2008
— It's easy to focus on talkative rookie coach Jim Zorn, whose West Coast offense surprisingly comes with a heavy dose of smashmouth. Or on Clinton Portis, who had a 175-yard game and is running better than ever.
Or on Santana Moss, whose three...
| Sep 22, 2009
— The Washington Redskins had first-and-goal at the 7.
First down: Clinton Portis for no gain.
Second down: Portis for 2 yards.
Third down: The Redskins line up with only one receiver, far to the left. At the 5-yard line? Something must be up....
| Oct 23, 2009
Well, that should quiet things down for a while.
The Jim Zorn unemployment watch is over. Jerry Gray, as it turns out, isn't a coach-in-waiting about to get promoted any day now. Another week of Washington Redskins craziness ended with an actual...
| Oct 27, 2009
| 3:53 AM
-- After going more than seven full quarters without an offensive touchdown against the Washington Redskins, the Eagles needed just four plays to get one Monday night at FedEx Field.
Wide receiver DeSean Jackson took a handoff on an end-around and...
| Dec 16, 2009
| 3:12 PM
Every week during the NFL season, Texas coach Mack Brown has one of his video guys compile highlights of plays made by his former Longhorns. He'll send most of the players a text message -- whether they had a good day or bad -- to let them know they still...
| Sep 1, 2009
| 6:42 PM
— On his 28th birthday, Clinton Portis was trying to be low-key. No big party this year. "I'm going to mind my business," he said Tuesday as he walked off the Washington Redskins practice field.
But at the mention of the word "Riggo," he wasn't...
| Jan 25, 2000
| 8:47 PM
As NFL middle linebackers go, London Fletcher of the St. Louis Rams is the Mini-Me version. But make no mistake; the second-year pro packs plenty of MoJo in his 5-foot-9, 240-pound frame.
In some ways, Fletcher has had to overcome longer odds than Rams...
| Jan 31, 2000
| 6:48 AM
The sound emanating from the St. Louis Rams on Sunday went from Whooooosh! to Whew! in Super Bowl XXXIV.
The Rams used a combination of superior offensive speed and a last-second defensive stop at the 1-yard line to post a thrilling 23-16 victory over...