| May 14, 2013
| 10:14 AM
NEW YORK -- At the ESPN upfronts Tuesday morning it seemed like football is becoming almost as popular as football.
After a brief sales pep talk from an executive, the Disney-owned sports network opened at the Best Buy Theater by reminding media...
| Nov 18, 2012
The NFL is a passing league.
How many times have you heard that?
And it's true. Passing games generate the majority of yards for NFL teams. But the spotlight on quarterbacks is not quite as bright this season as it was a year ago, when 10 of them...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 8:25 PM
What's the sound when perfection goes poof?
Sunday, it was a thud, as New Orleans cornerback Jabari Greer batted away a fourth-down pass by the Atlanta Falcons, who were two yards away from a touchdown that would have kept them undefeated.
From 8-0 to 9...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 4:32 PM
The NFL and NBA are making a point of focusing on female fans with fashion-forward merchandise like $300 crystal-encrusted high heels and collaborations with high-end luxury brands like Marchesa....
| May 14, 2012
| 4:36 PM
NBC adds another NFL game to its schedule, this one on Thanksgiving in prime time. It will feature New York Jets and New Englad Patriots....
| May 15, 2012
| 4:37 PM
ESPN touts its coverage of NFL football at its annual sports upfront held Tuesday in New York City...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 4:54 PM
Two San Diego brothers were indicted Wednesday on suspicion of defrauding sports fans by convincing them to pay for tickets, hotel accommodations and airline flights for out-of-town events and then failing to provide "nearly all the services." Anthony...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 1:19 PM
Steve Sabol, who helped his father get an unlikely fledgling movie company off the ground, then later took over and expanded the family business, now known to sports fans as NFL Films, has died. He was 69.
Sabol, who had served as president of NFL...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 2:10 PM
Former model Nicole Murphy and football analyst Michael Strahan have sold their house in a gated community in Brentwood in an all-cash deal for $6.15 million.
Designed for entertaining, the contemporary Mediterranean includes a theater room, a wine...
| May 25, 2012
| 10:35 AM
With all of the recent discoveries about the dangers of concussions, Tom Brady's father said that he's not sure if he would have let his son play football if knew then what he knows now.
"No, not without hesitation," Brady Sr. told Michael Silver of...
| Sep 9, 2012
Although it took almost two seasons of "American Idol" for Ryan Seacrest to select a buyer, the singing competition show host has sold his gated Hollywood Hills West estate for $11 million. He bought the property from two-time Academy Award-winning...