| Dec 16, 2013
| 8:14 AM
New England quarterback Tom Brady didn't have much to say after the Patriots' 24-20 loss to the Miami Dolphins on Sunday.
Brady uttered a mere 74 words during his post-game news conference, which lasted less than a minute.
But before abruptly, yet...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 5:00 PM
OAKLAND -- Jamaal Charles tied a franchise record with five touchdowns in a game, Alex Smith threw five scoring passes and the Kansas City Chiefs beat the Raiders, 56-31, on Sunday to clinch at least a wild-card spot.
The Chiefs (11-3) became the...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 4:54 PM
Almost once a game, an NFL player absorbs an illegal blow to the head or neck that could put his career — or worse — at risk.
The NFL has been trying to prevent such blows over the last four years, targeting improper technique and making a...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 4:26 PM
It's a strange week when Washington Coach Mike Shanahan is rolling the dice by taking out the healthy-enough Robert Griffin III, and Chicago Coach Marc Trestman is rolling the dice by putting in the healthy-enough Jay Cutler.
If Cutler doesn't match...
| 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...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 5:57 PM
Following the Miami Dolphins' late-season collapse, owner Stephen Ross immediately began contemplating a possible organizational shake-up.
Ross has been meeting with his top advisors before deciding whether to fire anyone, two people familiar with the...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Mike Ditka, I feel your pain.
There are many days where it's a real struggle to stay awake and I find myself nodding off at my desk, too.
At times like those, I find it helpful to get up and take a walk. Maybe grab a cup of coffee or splash some water...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 3:04 PM
Black Monday won’t darken the skies over Rex Ryan. The New York Jets coach is staying.
Jets owner Woody Johnson announced as much Sunday after his team’s 20-7 victory over Miami.
“We’re going to keep Rex Ryan, and he’s...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 4:23 PM
At 2-13, the Houston Texans have the inside track on the No. 1 overall pick in May's NFL draft.
But if the Texans were to win at Tennessee on Sunday, and Washington were to lose at the New York Giants, the Redskins, who had a weaker schedule, would...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 10:24 AM
Hope you're ready for a wild and wacky NFL Sunday.
With the playoffs starting next week, 10 teams are still in contention for the four postseason berths still up for grabs.
Nothing's more exciting than a win-or-go-home scenario during the final week...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 5:05 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Cam Newton threw a 14-yard touchdown pass to Domenik Hixon with 23 seconds left Sunday to lift the Carolina Panthers to a 17-13 win over the New Orleans Saints and clinch the team's first playoff berth since 2008.