| Sep 20, 2013
| 12:33 PM
Arian Foster says he's a firm believer that employees should get paid for the work they do. He also feels that student-athletes are employees of their colleges.
Can you put two and two together? No need to -- the Houston Texans star running back does it...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 7:30 PM
What's the worst that could happen?
The Green Bay Packers found out Sunday in one of the wildest sequences of Week 3.
Protecting a three-point lead and hoping to get another score — and run out the clock with four minutes left — the...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 1:41 PM
Making a trade during the NFL season is relatively uncommon, and those moves are even more rare when they involve star players. So the Cleveland Browns raised a lot of eyebrows Wednesday in dealing running back Trent Richardson to Indianapolis for a...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 8:24 AM
Brian Hoyer has saved the Cleveland Browns!
Making just the second start of his five-year NFL career, Hoyer showed in one game that there's really no need to be stockpiling draft picks in order to find the quarterback of the future next April -- he's...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 9:55 PM
Quarterbacks are putting up gargantuan numbers. Yardage totals are rolling up like pennies on a gas pump. Defenses are scrambling to patch holes.
And power running backs are all but forgotten.
What used to be a cornerstone to building a strong...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Why even have other programs on television against the NFL?
Thursday's game between the New York Giants and Chicago Bears on the NFL Network, which not even everybody has and which isn't always easy to find (though easier than finding Fox Sports 1,...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 8:06 AM
Josh Freeman and Peyton Hillis, briefly teammates on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers earlier this season, played against each other Monday night for two different teams -- two very desperate teams.
The Minnesota Vikings were in such need of a spark at...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 7:52 PM
Peyton Manning doesn't face Dallas too often, but the Denver quarterback isn't likely to be surprised by what he sees Sunday from Cowboys defenders.
"Peyton practiced against it for seven years," said Tony Dungy, Manning's former head coach in...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 6:33 PM
Never mind that old notion about the backup quarterback being the most popular guy in town.
In the NFL, backup quarterbacks are suddenly the busiest guys in town.
A rash of injuries around the league has teams scrambling to get their reserve signal-...
| Oct 11, 2013
Sometimes, our expectations zig and the NFL zags.
Like a LeSean McCoy cutback, the league has taken some surprising turns in the first five weeks, with San Francisco stumbling (then regaining its footing), Atlanta doing a face plant, and Andrew Luck-led...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 5:00 PM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Tom Brady's 17-yard touchdown pass to Kenbrell Thompkins with 5 seconds left gave the New England Patriots a wild 30-27 win and knocked the New Orleans Saints from the ranks of the unbeaten Sunday.
It capped a 70-yard drive in which...