| Sep 18, 2013
| 4:22 AM
By all accounts, fourth-year Eagles safety Nate Allen is a bright, attentive, well-adjusted player/human being with a good amount of speed for his position. So why has he become the poster child for everything that's wrong with the defense? In......
| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:22 AM
Three burning questions in the wake of the Eagles' 26-16 loss to Kansas City last night: 1. Why didn't they get Vinny Curry in there at all the first two games? It's obvious the second-year defensive end, who probably is......
| Sep 17, 2013
| 4:22 PM
I joked last week about Eagles Coach Chip Kelly and the Hall of Fame in the wake of the team's exhilarating Monday night win over the Redskins. Reality arrived Sunday afternoon, in the form of a 33-30 home defeat at......
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:33 PM
What is the logic behind the Bears carrying four tight ends and a fifth on the practice squad? What teams have success with multiple tight end sets? -- @Solo_ist from Twitter
Plenty of teams have had success with multiple tight ends of late. The...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The draft will be held Thursday, Friday and Saturday in New York. Times NFL writer Sam Farmer examines team needs by division. Today, the West divisions:
Now that they have their quarterback in Alex Smith, the Kansas City Chiefs need...
| Jul 22, 2013
GREENSBORO, N.C. — The ACC's reigning player of the year hails from the Peninsula District, sings Eric Church's "Springsteen" and believes his team can win the national championship.
Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd held court at the conference's...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 4:38 PM
Dion Jordan does not consider himself a patient man. Take traffic. He hates it. The waiting. The annoyance. But he's already come to understand in his opening weeks it's as much a part of South Florida as the sun.
"I don't like it,'' he said, "but...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Because preseason NFL football barely resembles the real thing most of the time, it can be tough to determine how much stock to put into what you're seeing. That goes double for the Bears' warm-up Thursday against San Diego at Soldier Field, which...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 10:21 AM
Like Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel, Tajh Boyd absorbed untold punishment from LSU’s defense. Unlike Texas A&M’s freshman-for-the-ages, Boyd endured, stayed turnover-free and rallied his team to a stirring victory.
In so doing Monday...
| 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-...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 3:51 PM
Opening Statement: “(It’s a) tough place to play in Green Bay at Lambeau Field. I almost think if you win that game it should count as two wins. I know you have visited with Aaron (Kromer) already today and he talked a little about that....
| Sep 16, 2012
| 10:08 AM
SAN DIEGO -- The San Diego Chargers retired the No. 55 worn by the late linebacker Junior Seau before Sunday's home opener against the Tennessee Titans at Qualcomm Stadium.
Seau, who died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound May 2 at his Oceanside...