| Dec 7, 2012
| 3:06 AM
The obvious headliner of the Washington Redskins' top-ranked rushing offense is electrifying rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III.
While the Heisman Trophy winner deservedly garners the bulk of the attention, the engine of the Redskins' running game is...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 12:58 PM
ASHBURN, Va. – For the first time this week, inside linebacker London Fletcher practiced with the rest of his Washington Redskins teammates, working on a limited basis inside the team’s indoor bubble Friday.
Fletcher, who has been hobbled by...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 5:00 AM
ASHBURN, Va. – In what many would consider the twilight of his career, this middle linebacker has strung together multiple consecutive Pro Bowl appearances while recording more than 100 tackles and serving as the inspiration for his team’s...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 5:13 PM
Watch Oregon's Kelly
Oregon's Chip Kelly flirted with the idea of jumping to the NFL in the offseason, but a late change of heart kept him from leaving for the Buccaneers. That may not be the case after this season....
| Oct 13, 2012
| 1:21 PM
The Dallas Cowboys conducted a huge tryout Friday, auditioning 16 players.
According to a league source, the Cowboys worked out punters Chas Henry, Daniel Sepulveda and T.J. Conley with punter Brian Moorman ruled out for Sunday's game against the...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 8:02 AM
Imposing San Diego Chargers wide receiver Danario Alexander is a prime example of what perseverance can do for a football player.
Alexander has undergone five surgeries on his left knee, overcoming chronic ailments to emerge as a pivotal, albeit...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 7:50 PM
Broke unwritten rule
What the Bucs did on the final play of the game against the Giants didn't break any rule in the NFL's Official Playing Rules. But it broke an unwritten rule, a rule about sportsmanship, respect and...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 3:53 PM
The Colts were struggling. Everyone in Memorial Stadium knew it, from the juiced-up Oakland Raiders to the hushed crowd of 56,368 who'd come to watch the first-ever AFC title game in 1971.
Nursing a 20-17 lead in the fourth quarter, the Colts seemed...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 11:20 AM
PASSING GAME: The big play has been mostly absent lately from the Ravens' passing game with Joe Flacco completing only nine passes of 20 or more yards over the last four games. Speedy wide receiver Jacoby Jones has just four catches during that...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 3:00 AM
In this game-day staple, blogger Matt Vensel makes four sometimes-courageous predictions for the game. All he asks is that you don’t hold it against him whenever those predictions end up being embarrassingly wrong.
It was a quiet week out at the...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 7:04 AM
Former Buffalo Bills outside linebacker Shawne Merriman visited the San Francisco 49ers on Wednesday, according to a league source with knowledge of the situation.
The 49ers wound up signing linebacker Eric Bakhtiari with outside linebacker Clark Haggans...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 11:09 AM
A pair of former Baltimore Ravens have tried out for NFL teams.
According to league sources with knowledge of the situation, former Ravens sixth-round linebacker and special-teams contributor Prescott Burgess auditioned for the Cincinnati Bengals.