| Oct 25, 2011
| 12:45 PM
Every season, a few surprise studs come out of fantasy Siberia to reward savvy owners who had the foresight to select them in the later rounds of the draft. A season ago, Adrian Foster, Peyton Hillis and Brandon Lloyd come to mind. Ray Rice, Miles...
| Sep 9, 2002
With thoughts of his first game-winning drive in his head, Ravens quarterback Chris Redman locked onto a wide-open Brandon Stokley running across the middle and started to cock his arm to rifle a pass that could sway the momentum.
But before Redman could...
| Dec 16, 1996
The omen came early yesterday, when starting middle linebacker Ray Lewis aggravated a hip pointer during warm-ups and was pulled from a starting defense already decimated by injuries. Top defensive players such as linebacker Mike Caldwell and end Rob...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 6:14 PM
Kicker John Kasay is among the casualties as the Saints trimmed their roster to 53 Friday.
Also, fourth round pick, wide receiver Nick Toon was placed on injured reserve. Toon is not officially out for the season. Under new rules agreed upon by the NFL...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 3:31 PM
How’s your personal evaluation of the younger guys under the new CBA?
“Very good. We like these young linebackers. We like the three young safeties and there are a couple young corners we like. Certainly the draft pick Corey White’s...
| Dec 23, 2010
| 10:52 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) - There was no drama, no surprises. The
Pittsburgh Steelers are closing in on a division title and a bye in the first round of the playoffs, and the Carolina Panthers provided little resistance.
Ben Roethlisberger showed off Pittsburgh's...
| Sep 16, 2010
| 11:27 AM
In any fantasy sport, I rarely win the first matchup.
It actually troubles me if I do, as I’ve rarely started 1-0 and comfortably made the playoffs.
This season, I don't think that will happen.
Since Percy Harvin had a subpar game Thursday...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Tennis-US. Open, 11 a.m., 6 p.m. (ESPN2)
Major League Baseball-Minnesota Twins at Chicago White Sox, 1 p.m. (WGN, FXSP); New York Yankees at Boston Red Sox, 6 p.m. (ESPN)
No local or area events scheduled
| Sep 18, 2011
| 5:36 PM
NEW ORLEANS — Last year, the Bears waited until their off week at midseason to have a meeting about how the offense was being run.
Is Week 3 a good time to schedule one for 2011?
Offensive coordinator Mike Martz brought one of his pass-happy...
| Nov 13, 2011
| 3:58 PM
John Kasay hit a 26 yard field in overtime to give the Saints a 26-23 win over division rival Atlanta in the Gerogia Dome Sunday afternoon. After both teams punted on the opening possessions of overtime, the Saints capitalized on a gamble by the Falcons....
| Nov 13, 2011
| 7:15 PM
Falcons head coach Mike Smith gambled, and the gamble came up snake eyes.
On 4th and inches on his own 29 yard line in overtime, Smith called time out. Instead of punting, he chose a handoff to Michael Turner. Turner was hit for a loss by a penetrating...
| Oct 9, 2011
| 7:10 PM
When it counted most, Saints quarterback Drew Brees came up with his best stuff.
Brees completed 8 of 9 passes for 80 yards on a winning drive, including a 6 yard flip in the right flat for a touchdown to Pierre Thomas with :50 remaining as the Saints...