| Jan 30, 2009
One year after the Patriots [team stats]' pursuit of perfection was extinguished by the Giants, the Super Bowl is once again upon us.
This season's Super Bowl XLIII matchup of the Steelers and Cardinals is nowhere near as sexy and is unlikely to approach...
| Aug 30, 2009
Nov. 3, 1984 — Virginia 27, West Virginia 7. En route to their first bowl bid, the Cavaliers earned their first national ranking in 32 years by manhandling the No. 12 Mountaineers in Morgantown. West Virginia had just defeated Boston College (...
| Dec 13, 2009
Even in death, Lukas Hopper found a way to make people laugh.
The charismatic 20-year-old paratrooper died Oct. 30 when an armored vehicle he was riding in rolled over on a road southeast of Baghdad.
Along with the news about his death, Hopper's...
| Sep 12, 2009
Any more parallels between these two rivals, and they will morph into the St. Louis Seahawks and Seattle Rams.
Throughout the decade, the Rams and Seahawks have fought each other for NFC West titles, with the other teams sometimes also in the playoffs as...
| Sep 23, 2009
For all the hoopla surrounding his signing, his wife, and his reality show, Hank Baskett's debut for the Colts was pretty tame.
A few special teams plays is all that the receiver got in the team's 27-23 win over the Dolphins on Monday night. The real...
| Sep 27, 2009
Stopping the high powered Arizona offense just got a little more difficult for the Colts.
The team announced Saturday night that linebacker Gary Brackett and Kelvin Hayden did not travel with the team to Arizona and hence will not play against the...
| Oct 16, 2009
Seahawks quarterback Matt Hasselbeck and Cardinals quarterback cruncher Darnell Dockett tweet each other like birds in the same tree on a sunny morning.
Hasselbeck also voted for Adrian Wilson in last year's Pro Bowl balloting - even though Arizona's...
| Oct 18, 2009
Seattle Seahawks linebacker Lofa Tatupu left Sunday's game against the Arizona Cardinals in the first half with a shoulder injury.
Minutes later, defensive end Patrick Kerney re-injured his groin.
Tatupu, a three-time Pro Bowler, appeared to get hurt...
| Oct 18, 2009
SEATTLE (AP) - - Seattle Seahawks linebacker Lofa Tatupu is out for the rest of the season after a shoulder injury in the first half of the game against the Arizona Cardinals .
The three-time Pro Bowler appeared to get hurt while tackling Cardinals...
| Oct 18, 2009
As if facing perhaps the top receiving tandem in the league wasn't difficult enough, Seattle cornerback Ken Lucas was playing just days after burying his father in Mississippi.
Lucas' dad, Clyde, died unexpectedly less than 48 hours before Seattle beat...
| Oct 21, 2009
Before media even walked into the Colts complex this week, the company line could have been written in their notebooks with the audio being captured on camera of digital device.
"I don't worry about the record," said Dwight Freeney of this week's...
| Oct 25, 2009
The Arizona Cardinals conquered their House of Horrors with a new approach: scary defense.
A team built around the passing of Kurt Warner and receiving of Larry Fitzgerald and Anquan Boldin could be downright dominant with a stingy defense. And it sure...