| Nov 17, 2013
| 7:08 PM
Kyle Long walked past David Bass, the last player in his uniform Sunday night at Soldier Field, and slapped the defensive end on the butt hard enough you could hear it at the other end of the locker room.
The sting could not have lasted long for Bass,...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:37 PM
Daquan Romero doesn’t need a reminder that Virginia has duplicated the six-game losing streak it endured last season. He also doesn’t need his memory jogged about how North Carolina torched U.Va. last season with the screen pass.
| Nov 5, 2013
With both of its starting cornerbacks sidelined Saturday, Virginia allowed 435 passing yards to Clemson, the fourth-most against the Cavaliers in 124 seasons of football. A similar challenge awaits this week as Virginia's depleted secondary attempts to...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 10:56 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Aaron Rodgers has the Green Bay Packers on a roll, even without three of his best receivers.
With help from a powerful running game, Rodgers picked apart what was left of Minnesota’s defense on Sunday night.
| Oct 15, 2013
| 5:45 PM
An exhausting win beats a grueling loss, so coach Bill O'Brien is not about to complain about the effects of Penn State's four-overtime, 4-hour-11 minute, 43-40 victory over Michigan.
But he has adjusted practice this week. His younger players...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 7:17 PM
The Big Ten's Saturday prime-time game will pit The Abnormal vs. The Absurd.
In one corner stands Ohio State, which has never lost under coach Urban Meyer. Sixteen up, 16 down.
"To win that many games in a row," Meyer said Tuesday during the Big Ten's...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 9:27 AM
Houston Texans Pro Bowl left offensive tackle Duane Brown won't be blocking Ravens Pro Bowl outside linebacker Terrell Suggs on Sunday at M&T Bank Stadium.
Brown isn't making the trip to Baltimore, ending a streak of 78 consecutive starts. He was listed...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 11:26 AM
DAVIE - The Miami Dolphins began its week of preparation for Sunday's game without two of the defense's most valuable players.
Nose tackle Paul Soliai, who suffered a left knee injury in Sunday's 24-20 win over the Colts, was absent from Tuesday's...
| Sep 15, 2013
Yay! It's football season! And as much as we enjoy this festive time of concussions, torn rib cages, shredded ligaments, ruptured discs, and the dreaded specter of turf toe, still we must entertain some feelings of sensitivity.
Namely, sensitivity over...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 6:54 AM
GAINESVILLE - With the season opener less than two weeks away and tailback Matt Jones still on the mend, the Florida Gators are left to rely on an unproven stable of running backs that includes a walk-on and a converted defensive back.
| Jan 29, 2013
| 2:37 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- Ian Miller's afternoons at Florida State basketball practices consist of the following: several minutes of a standing individual shootaround, several more riding a bike to keep his conditioning, a few more stretching, and many more...