| Dec 28, 2011
| 1:05 AM
College Football-Military Bowl, Toledo vs. Air Force, 3:30 p.m. (ESPN); Holiday Bowl, California vs. Texas, 7 p.m. (ESPN)
Men's College Basketball-Northwestern at Ohio State, 4:30 p.m. (Big 10 Network); Southern Methodist at Oklahoma State,...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 10:30 AM
Because doing a full, 32-team list of power rankings is too much work for a Monday afternoon, I will rank the top 11 teams in the NFL after each exciting football Sunday (that's where the "first and 10" comes in). Here is how I rank them heading into...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 4:38 AM
Thanks to Clemson’s Orange Bowl no-show and a 2-6 record this bowl season, ACC football’s image problem – details in this post from last week -- shows no sign of easing. But as the weekend’s four NFL playoff games reminded, the...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 2:05 PM
PENNSYLVANIA ATHLETES NAMED TO PARADE MAGAZINE'S 49TH ANNUAL ALL-AMERICA HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM
Noah Spence, a 6'4", 245-pound defensive lineman from Bishop McDevitt High School in Harrisburg, and Brendan Nosovitch, a 6'3", 205-pound quarterback...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 1:43 PM
49ers QB Alex Smith vs. Seahawks QB Russell Wilson: This isn’t that kind of matchup – mano-a-mano – but the play of the opposing quarterbacks definitely will impact the outcome in this battle of NFC West co-leaders. And they’re...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 4:43 PM
Greetings from Candlestick Park, where it’s suddenly summer again and the NFC West co-leading Seahawks and 49ers are preparing for what should one very hot Thursday night matchup, regardless of the temperature.
The 49ers have won the past three...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 8:51 PM
Running back Frank Gore pounded Seattle’s defense for 131 yards and the 49ers defeated the Seahawks 13-6 Thursday night to become the sole leader atop the NFC West.
Seattle fell to 4-3, while San Francisco went to 5-2. The Seahawks have now lost...
| May 19, 2012
| 10:07 PM
Sometimes it seems the closer the Bears get to training camp, the further they are from signing Matt Forte to a new contract.
In fairness, negotiations have been hush-hush, so we really don't know where the sides are. But the outward signs are not...
| May 26, 2012
| 8:25 PM
Not sure running back Matt Forte noticed, but the Bears all but announced this week they now think they are a passing team.
Hardly able to contain his excitement at Halas Hall, quarterback Jay Cutler threw passes in the general direction of Pro Bowl wide...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 6:19 AM
Here's a look at the highlights and lowlights around the NFL during the opening weekend:
1. Peyton Manning is back.
The Denver Broncos' quarterback made an early statement in his bid for NFL Comeback Player of the Year honors.
In his first...
| Jan 17, 2012
Coughlin leads the pack
Los Angeles Times
How should these four coaches be sorted? The one definitely headed to Canton? It's Bill Belichick. The one with the most recent ring? It's Tom Coughlin. The hungriest? It's John Harbaugh. The one who...