| Apr 26, 2013
| 4:40 PM
Quarterback Geno Smith, a four-year starter at West Virginia, was selected in the second round of the NFL draft Friday by the New York Jets with the 39th overall pick, giving the team some depth at a position that has been a problem since Mark Sanchez's...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 7:32 AM
Former Los Angeles Jordan defensive end James Boyd is available to be taken in Thursday's supplemental NFL draft. It has been a long road for Boyd, who signed with USC out of high school in 2009, transferred to West L.A.......
| Apr 27, 2013
| 4:04 PM
End of an era.
UCLA guard Jeff Baca was drafted in the sixth round by the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. He is the first UCLA offensive lineman selected by an NFL team this century.
Tackle Kris Farris was taken in the third round by the Pittsburgh...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:01 PM
What Jonathan Ogden sees seems familiar.
Ogden, who played at UCLA from 1992-95, was the best offensive lineman in what was an era of top offensive linemen in Westwood. He has identified a renaissance.
"It's amazing to look back at the lines we had,"...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 5:02 PM
Playing quarterback is tough enough without having a sports hernia that causes your body to jackknife with every nose tickle.
Derek Carr suffered quietly, but his 2012 season was nothing to sneeze at. He led Fresno State to its first share of a...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 6:37 AM
Lane Kiffin, who has coached USC’s football team since 2010, has been relieved of his duties, Athletic Director Pat Haden announced early Sunday.
Kiffin was fired hours after the Trojans lost to Arizona State, 62-41, at Tempe, Ariz. The loss...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Georgia is slotted at No. 5 because that's how many yards the Bulldogs fell short last year of playing (and we presume beating) Notre Dame for the national title.
That's less than three fathoms, if you can fathom that.
| Aug 5, 2013
| 5:08 PM
Art Donovan played pro football for 12 years. He spent the rest of his life telling everyone about it.
Donovan, 89, who died Sunday of a respiratory ailment at a Baltimore hospice, played and talked a great game. He was a Hall of Fame defensive tackle...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 3:01 PM
Dallas Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick has put his house in Hollywood Hills on the market at $2.85 million.
He bought it a year and half ago for $2.1 million.
The contemporary house, built in 2009, features retractable walls of glass and a top-...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 5:16 PM
The judge just threw the book at running back Jeremy Hill.
Thankfully for Louisiana State fans, it was the playbook.
With the legal system already backlogged and training camp approaching, District Judge Bonnie Jackson ordered Hill to 40 hours of...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 9:15 AM
No. 12 Florida (1-0) at Miami (1-0)
9 a.m., ESPN
Florida's offense still runs like a clogged drain but easily avoided Kirk Herbstreit's ESPN prediction last week that Toledo would pull the upset in Gainesville. This week: Kirk predicts...