| Jul 23, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Alex Smith started taking his first snaps of training camp as the quarterback of the Kansas City Chiefs.
Smith and the rest of the Chiefs quarterbacks reported to camp Tuesday on the campus of Missouri Western ahead of the veterans, who will report...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 2:18 PM
They call it the July 22 double-issue of ESPN the Magazine, but you may have already noticed it.
Hard not to notice it.
San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick is on the cover.
And he is naked.
(Actually there are eight different covers, each...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 12:05 AM
Cycling--Tour de France, Stage 18, 5 a.m. (NBCSN)
Golf--The British Open Championship, 6 a.m., 3 a.m. (ESPN)
WNBA Basketball--Phoenix at Los Angeles, 9 p.m. (ESPN2)
Redfield Dairy Queen at Britton, 7...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 4:43 AM
Exactly seven weeks from Monday, Florida State's 2013 season will begin. It will be the first of what the Seminoles hope will be many games that end with a favorable result, and that may somehow make this year go even better than the last.
Can FSU claim...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 4:47 PM
The AFC has the Lombardi Trophy.
The NFC has everything else.
That is, the NFC boasts last season's most valuable player, Minnesota's Adrian Peterson; offensive rookie of the year, Washington's Robert Griffin III; defensive rookie of the year,...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 8:05 AM
Colin Kaepernick has once again posted a photo of himself on Instagram wearing team gear -- only this time it's for the right team.
The San Francisco quarterback caused a stir among 49ers fans last week when photos surfaced of him wearing a Miami...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 7:48 AM
NFC champion quarterback Colin Kaepernick, Olympic gold medalist and new mom Kerri Walsh Jennings and 77-year-old golfer Gary Player are among the 21 athletes who will appear wearing as little as possible -- if anything at all -- in this year's edition of...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 6:12 AM
After former University of Florida quarterback Tim Tebow spent months waiting for an NFL team to contact him for a chance to play back-up quarterback, some were wondering if his Christian faith was scaring off potential coaches.
Tebow's biggest problem,...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 4:26 PM
In the last few years, a handful of rookie QBs have done extraordinary things, and the bar for comparative purposes has been raised. In 2011, Cam Newton took the league by storm, breaking records both for rookie passing yards (4,051)......
| Jun 16, 2013
HAMPTON — Tyrod Taylor received his Super Bowl ring June 7. A week later his mom confiscated the most cherished bling in American team sports.
"I got the watch," said Taylor's dad, Rodney, laughing at his consolation prize.
| Jun 1, 2013
| 11:59 AM
Lost amid most of the talk about the Ravens’ overhaul of their Super Bowl-winning defense is the fact that during the regular season, last year’s group was serviceable on its best days and extremely vulnerable on its worst.