| 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...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 11:29 AM
Pittsburgh Coach Mike Tomlin declared last week that the Steelers would no longer be able to play ping-pong, pool or shuffleboard in the locker room.
Makes sense. Teams that are winless five games into the season probably should be all business when...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Christian Ponder appears to be the Minnesota Vikings' starting quarterback this week against the Green Bay Packers since recently acquired Josh Freeman is suffering from concussion-like symptoms.
Freeman made his debut in a 23-7 loss to the previously...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 8:00 PM
Talk about a quarterback scramble.
Through the first seven weeks of the NFL season, nine teams have started at least two quarterbacks — Minnesota has started three — and this weekend you'll be able to add Chicago and St. Louis to that list....
| Oct 27, 2013
| 4:56 PM
DETROIT — Calvin Johnson almost broke an NFL record, and could celebrate the feat because of a comeback capped by his quarterback.
Matthew Stafford's 1-yard lunge over a pile of linemen with 12 seconds left and Johnson's 329 yards receiving lifted...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 8:08 PM
As the final seconds wound down in Sunday's game against Dallas, Detroit quarterback Matthew Stafford frantically urged his teammates to the line of scrimmage. He gestured wildly, giving everyone the impression he planned to spike the football to stop the...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 8:51 PM
Seattle, Denver, New England and Kansas City remained unblemished.
The rest of the NFL remained unbelievable.
Cleveland beat Cincinnati? The Browns were supposed to be cooked a couple weeks ago when they traded running back Trent Richardson to...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 3:51 PM
Kennedy Polamalu will hit the recruiting trail for UCLA this week, less than a week after being hired as the Bruins' running backs coach.
Polamalu, who attended the Bruins’ practice Saturday, said he "was shocked as anyone else when I got the...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 7:25 AM
Another week, more records and accolades for Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning.
In throwing four touchdowns in Sunday's 52-20 rout of Philadelphia, Manning passed Brett Favre for the most four-touchdown games in NFL history with 24.
| Nov 7, 2013
| 7:37 PM
A brain-injury claim by former National Football League player Tony Dorsett was thrown out by a California workers' compensation panel just months before he was diagnosed with early signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, a debilitating condition...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 10:40 PM
Football Hall of Fame
Mike McCormack, 83, a Hall of Fame offensive lineman with the Cleveland Browns, died of natural causes Friday in Palm Desert, where he had a winter home, the Carolina Panthers said.