| Dec 10, 2013
| 5:47 PM
They coach the same game, with the same-sized fields and same oblong ball. They both wear whistles, headsets and sunglasses that hide sleep-starved eyes closer to Xs than O's.
But the difference between being a head football coach in college and the NFL...
| 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...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Why even have other programs on television against the NFL?
Thursday's game between the New York Giants and Chicago Bears on the NFL Network, which not even everybody has and which isn't always easy to find (though easier than finding Fox Sports 1,...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 1:06 PM
America’s worst fans? Right now, it’s a close race between the folks who “root” for the Houston Texans and those who “occupy” the seats at San Francisco’s Candlestick Park to cheer on the 49ers. With a “...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 9:17 AM
Not too long ago, Jim Irsay had one of the best quarterbacks in the history of the NFL on his roster.
But the Indianapolis Colts owner also has just one Super Bowl ring to show for his 14 years with four-time league MVP Peyton Manning calling the...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 9:45 AM
Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay has been under fire the past 24 hours or so for comments he made to USA Today that have been interpreted as a slam on quarterback Peyton Manning for winning just one Super Bowl during his 14 years with the team.
| Sep 24, 2013
| 9:27 AM
Two San Diego brothers pleaded guilty Monday to defrauding sports fans by persuading 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 Casias and his...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 7:35 PM
Webb Simpson maintained a four-stroke lead Saturday in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, birdieing four of the last seven holes at TPC Summerlin in Las Vegas.
Simpson shot a four-under 67 to reach 19 under. He opened with rounds of 64 and 63....
| Oct 22, 2013
| 8:06 AM
Josh Freeman and Peyton Hillis, briefly teammates on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers earlier this season, played against each other Monday night for two different teams -- two very desperate teams.
The Minnesota Vikings were in such need of a spark at...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 10:58 AM
We all know Peyton Manning is a pretty tough guy. The Denver quarterback returned from four neck surgeries last season to lead the Broncos to a 13-3 record and nearly claim his fifth NFL most valuable player award.
But there was a time when Cooper...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:44 PM
What a paradox that as the NFL barrels into its season with the reputation as the sport of violent plays and player concussions, it is the gentleman’s game, baseball, that death visited -- not on the field but far afield, among the fans.