| Sep 8, 2013
| 2:08 PM
Terrelle Pryor played well for the Oakland Raiders and came oh so close ...
EJ Manuel played well for the Buffalo Bills and came oh so close ...
Geno Smith played well for the New York Jets and came oh so ... whoa!
In a thriller of a debut, the Jets...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Soulful singer-songwriter Bruno Mars was named Sunday to headline Super Bowl XLVIII, which will kick off on Feb. 2 at the MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J.
The announcement came amid great fanfare during the Fox NFL Sunday broadcast, which was...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 7:08 AM
After the coffee. Before proclaiming next week's "Breaking Bad" to be the best episode of TV ever.
The Skinny: The bad news is that the Redskins are 0-2. The good news is they play in the NFC East, where everyone is mediocre. Still, if they don't...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 12:43 PM
OAKLAND—The Oakland Athletics’ need for a new stadium was highlighted again Tuesday night when a sewage backup from a bathroom adjacent to the A’s dugout forced players and coaches to watch the final three innings of their 2-1 walk-off...
| 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...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Brian Holloway, a former NFL player with the Los Angeles Raiders and New England Patriots, has said he wants charges brought against partying teenagers who trashed his vacation home in upstate New York over Labor Day weekend.
Holloway learned about...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 3:35 PM
Former Lake Balboa Birmingham tight end Mychal Rivera scored his first NFL touchdown for the Oakland Raiders on Sunday against the Washington Redsknins, and his sister, Naya, an actress from the TV series, "Glee," went a little crazy celebrating.
| Sep 15, 2013
| 6:14 PM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Big brother Manning got the better of his kid sibling, with lots of help from Denver's one-man ground game.
Peyton Manning didn't need another record-tying seven touchdown passes Sunday, settling for two in the Broncos' 41-...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 6:20 PM
Tampa Bay Buccaneers safety Dashon Goldson was suspended for one game for flagrant and repeat violations of NFL safety rules prohibiting hits to the head and neck area of defenseless players.
Goldson was penalized for unnecessary roughness in the second...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 9:10 PM
DENVER — Peyton Manning slapped his hands together five, six, seven times and barked out the signals. A few seconds later, Wes Welker was all alone, cradling the quarterback's latest touchdown pass.
All part of another impeccably crafted victory...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 8:19 PM
The great thing about baseball is that it's a mass of imponderables. How can Josh Hamilton be paid $17 million this year and hit .223? Why is a team with a $216-million payroll sitting nearly last in its division? (I'm looking at you, Dodgers.)