| Aug 29, 2012
| 7:46 PM
Barkley leads Trojans
Fresh off its two-year postseason bowl ban, USC is primed and ready to make a run at the Pac-12 championship. Quarterback Matt Barkley, a preseason Heisman Trophy favorite, is surrounded by so much...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 6:59 PM
Alabama has depth
College football seasons are marathons, not sprints. Teams begin the year in their shiny best, but by the end they can appear frayed.
That's where depth comes in. As good as USC is — and its talent...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 3:41 PM
Morgan State (1-1, 0-0 MEAC) at Akron (0-2, 0-0 MAC)
Time: 3:30 p.m.
Site: InfoCision Stadium, Akron, Ohio
Radio: 88.9 FM
Series: Akron leads 1-0
What's at stake: After a dramatic 30-27 overtime win over Sacred Heart to kick off the...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 3:52 PM
No more deception
Absolutely. Especially after USC's Lane Kiffin made a fool of himself last week by suspending a beat writer for (correctly) reporting that a Trojans kicker had undergone surgery. Kiffin ignored his own...
| Sep 16, 2014
— Throwing only when they had to, the Indianapolis Colts came out and nearly pounded the Philadelphia Eagles into submission Monday night with a surprisingly strong running attack at Lucas Oil Stadium.
But the visitors eventually recovered, coming...
| Sep 15, 2014
— One was the top pick of the 2012 NFL Draft, with a strong arm, a stronger mind and an easy choice to follow a player who arguably is the finest quarterback in the history of the game.
The other was a third-round pick that same year, No. 88...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 7:16 PM
— Generating sufficient pressure on the quarterback likely was the biggest concern of Philadelphia Eagles defensive coordinator Billy Davis coming into Sunday's season opener against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
That won't change going into next...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 7:30 AM
So much for tuneups.
USC and Stanford each had only one game to prepare for Saturday’s Pac-12 Conference opener at Stanford Stadium.
The No. 14 Trojans and No. 13 Cardinal will kick off at 12:30 p.m. PDT in a pivotal game that could shape...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 6:06 PM
It's seems clear after one week that the determining factor in the new college football playoff might not involve a touchdown, coach or even committee member Condoleezza Rice.
The ultimate decider could be a CT scan.
Sorry, this early season wrap is...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 10:54 PM
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NFL Team Report - Philadelphia Eagles - INSIDE SLANT
Their starting right tackle, Lane Johnson, will miss the first four games while he serves a PED suspension.
Their first-round pick, outside linebacker Marcus Smith, is a deer-in-...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 7:39 PM
— Each NFL season beings an assortment of puzzles and surprises.
For the Philadelphia Eagles, the first of each became apparent the minute they officially announced their initial 53-man roster of 2014 on Saturday.
Among the notable names not...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 10:40 AM
Running back Matthew Tucker was a surprise release by the Philadelphia Eagles, who tentatively trimmed their roster to the NFL-mandated limit of 53 by today's 4 p.m. deadline.
The move, which leaves the team with just two healthy players (LeSean McCoy...