| Nov 18, 2013
| 6:08 PM
They are the darlings of the NFL — Seattle, Denver, Kansas City, New Orleans, San Francisco — but it isn't always the November darlings that wind up lifting the Lombardi Trophy in February.
Last season, for instance, the eventual-champion...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 7:35 PM
On a snowy, blustery, miserable day elsewhere in the NFL, the San Francisco 49ers played in sunshine and basked in the relatively warm winds of change.
They beat Seattle at home, 19-17, reversing the flow after lopsided losses to the Seahawks in...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 11:05 PM
Eleven weeks of NFL Sundays are in the books, and this much is undeniable:
The Denver Broncos knocked the NFL's last remaining undefeated team off its perch Sunday night, beating the visiting Kansas City Chiefs, 27-17, to claim a...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Several NFL teams fired coaches Monday, so expect Stanford Coach David Shaw's name to once again be floated as a candidate for a pro job.
Shaw said that while it is "unbelievably flattering" and "really cool" to have his name come up, he has not been...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 4:52 PM
Sunday was news conference day for UCLA's and Virginia Tech’s offensive and defensive coordinators, as the two teams prepare for the Hyundai Sun Bowl.
That meant one thing: You’re on, Mr. Mazzone.
Noel Mazzone, UCLA’s offensive...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 9:18 AM
Mike Tomlin called it a “blunder” and said he would “never do such a thing” intentionally.
Nonetheless the NFL fined the Pittsburgh Steelers coach $100,000 on Wednesday for stepping onto the field during a Thanksgiving game and...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Another Sunday, another NFL record for Peyton Manning.
A week after setting the single-season record for passing touchdowns, the Denver quarterback broke Drew Brees' single-season yardage record of 5,476 yards.
Late in the second quarter of the...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 10:26 AM
Pittsburgh Steelers fans have someone new to blame for their team's absence from the postseason.
The officials from the Kansas City Chiefs-San Diego Chargers game on Sunday afternoon.
The NFL said in a statement Monday that the Chargers should have...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 3:57 PM
The NFL has fined Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray $21,000 for leveling Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Damion Square. The league said Murray used the crown of his helmet to deliver the blow that sent Square to the ground.
The game officials...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 9:59 AM
Philadelphia's Nick Foles became the first NFL quarterback to throw for seven touchdowns in a game Sunday since Denver's Peyton Manning did it in Week 1 this season.
Manning was the first player to toss that many touchdown passes since Minnesota's Joe...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 10:37 PM
No one is safe in the topsy-turvy NFL.
The Buffalo Bills are on their third starting quarterback, yet they matched the undefeated Kansas City Chiefs score for score until the fourth quarter. The Chiefs won, 23-13, in a game that was closer than the...