| Oct 6, 2012
| 2:10 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers, typically the NFL's premier run-stopping team, are tied for 14th in that category this season.
They're tied for 29th in sacks with five.
Through three games — a win over the New York Jets sandwiched by losses to Denver and...
| Oct 23, 2012
All around the NFL, this figures to be a landmark week for the men who carry clipboards and draw up Xs and O's.
Joe Vitt has returned to the New Orleans Saints as interim coach, his six-game suspension behind him.
Carolina's Ron Rivera is facing...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 8:25 PM
Nearing the midway point of the NFL season, this much can be said with conviction:
The Atlanta Falcons are a perfect 7-0.
And the rest of the NFL picture is a perfect mess.
More than 80% of the league's teams have at least three victories, and it's...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 8:00 PM
Lots of talk these days about swing states and which way they're leaning.
So it's fitting that the most intriguing NFL stories are those teams and players that are in a dramatic state of swing.
Take the Indianapolis Colts, for instance. At the end of...
| Aug 25, 2012
Steve Van Buren, a Hall of Fame running back who led the Philadelphia Eagles to NFL titles in 1948 and 1949, died of pneumonia Thursday in Lancaster, Pa., the Eagles said. He was 91.
The former Louisiana State star, nicknamed "Wham-Bam" for his quick and...
| Sep 24, 2012
After the first two weeks of the NFL season, we could have surmised:
The San Francisco 49ers and San Diego Chargers were very good.
The Oakland Raiders were very bad.
The Arizona Cardinals were very lucky.
But Sunday, oh, how the West was spun....
| Apr 17, 2012
| 6:54 PM
(x-Subject to change) All times Pacific.
Sept. 9 Seattle, 1:15 p.m.
Sept. 16 at New England, 10 a.m.
Sept. 23 Philadelphia, 1:05 p.m.
Sept. 30 Miami, 1:05 p.m.
Oct. 4 at St. Louis, 5:20 p.m.
Oct. 14 Buffalo, 1:05 p.m.
| Aug 28, 2010
| 9:35 PM
Has "True Blood" gotten too gay? It seems like kind of a ridiculous question, honestly. The show's developer, Alan Ball, is an openly gay man, and the show is based around vampires, monsters well known for what one of my......
| Sep 17, 2010
| 9:36 PM
In the immortal words of Fred Willard from "A Mighty Wind," "Wha' happened?" Carson came into its intersectional clash against Santa Margarita with the momentum of a two-game winning streak and a No. 19 ranking in the Southland by The......
| Sep 20, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Nearly 90% of The Times' readers who responded to an online poll last week said Michael Vick should be the Philadelphia Eagles' regular starting quarterback. And that was before his 321 total yards, including a pair of touchdown passes, while......
| Sep 21, 2010
| 4:36 PM
Ed Croson, the coach who won four City Section championships at Lake Balboa Birmingham, has West Hills Chaminade (2-0) ranked No. 2 behind Gardena Serra in the Western Division rankings in his second season as coach. The Eagles might be......