| Feb 20, 2013
| 12:14 PM
Geez, what happened? In a story from Yahoo.com, quarterbacks from the Southern California area are suddenly considered flops. The headline: "Sorry SoCal story: Abysmal run of QBs from region has NFL personnel searching for answers." Apparently, just...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 8:52 AM
A lot of people forget that in 2011, when Santa Margarita won the Pac-5 Division championship and the CIF state championship Division I bowl game, the Eagles were beaten by Santa Ana Mater Dei, 21-14, in a Trinity League game......
| May 23, 2013
| 7:57 AM
Full marks to the Arizona Cardinals.
You don’t hear that very often, do you?
But they deserve it for this tweet in the wake of Brian Urlacher’s announcing his retirement Wednesday:
“You were who we thought you were.’’...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 8:45 AM
Before we get into this week’s picks, I’d like to quickly honor the 3 biggest stars of the past week.
3) Collin Klein, Kansas State – With a lot of help from the K-State defense, Klein led the Wildcats to a victory over Oklahoma and a...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 9:53 PM
When Matt Barkley agreed to a four-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday, much of the talk shifted to the money the quarterback lost for staying another year at USC.
Whatever the amount (terms of the contract weren't disclosed), he...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 12:08 AM
The most anxiety-fueled, suspenseful, nerve-wracking, emotional and ultimately explosively joyful day of the year is coming this week for anyone who represents prospects for this year's National Football League Draft.
The long "second season" of All-...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 4:42 AM
Because it's Thanksgiving week and most people (including myself) are on vacation right now, I'm going to keep my column short this week. Here are my picks, along with some brief analysis. My usual brilliant wit and humor may be somewhat lacking this...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 8:39 PM
He would trade his headphones for a helmet in a second. But these days, the headphones represent Matt Grootegoed's connection to the game he has always loved.
"On the field, I get the itch, sometimes, to go play," said Grootegoed, 30, a former USC All-...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 4:12 PM
Here’s what’s “out there” about the Seahawks for today, August 30.
Danny O’Neil of the Seattle Times points to the fact the rookie defensive end Bruce Irvin has yet to register a sack, or a tackle, so far this preseason, and...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 10:13 PM
Quarterback Matt Flynn threw a 4-yard touchdown pass and running back Vai Taua scored on a 2-yard run as the Seahawks beat the Oakland Raiders 21-0 in the final preseason game Thursday night. Seattle finished a perfect 4-0 in the preseason.
| Dec 7, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Jeff Garcia signs with the Houston Texans....
| Dec 12, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Times college football writer Chris Dufresne talks to CineSport's Tara Petrolino about the Heisman Trophy, Jim L. Mora and the possibility of a college football playoff....