| Jan 2, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Will an Arctic chill play into the weather-worn hands of the Green Bay Packers?
The forecast calls for bitter cold Sunday afternoon when the Packers play host to San Francisco in the first round of the NFL playoffs, but that doesn't...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 8:33 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles will play host to the New Orleans Saints on Saturday night in the first round of the NFL playoffs. The game will feature a quarterback duel between No. 9 from Westlake High in Austin, Texas, and …
No. 9 from Westlake...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 3:57 PM
The NFL has fined Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray $21,000 for leveling Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Damion Square. The league said Murray used the crown of his helmet to deliver the blow that sent Square to the ground.
The game officials...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 6:08 PM
Like the Arctic front sweeping across the country, the winds of change have whipped through the NFL this season and altered the landscape.
Nowhere is that more evident than the first day of the playoffs.
Walking the sidelines Saturday will be...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 9:00 PM
RENTON, Wash. — Michael Bennett, starting defensive end for the Seattle Seahawks, was not bowled over watching Philadelphia's defense in the first round of the NFL playoffs.
"They didn't want to tackle," Bennett said of the Eagles in their 26-24...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 6:20 PM
The San Diego Chargers were the surprise team of the wild-card round in the NFL playoffs over the weekend, the seven-point underdogs pulling away from the Bengals at Cincinnati to move on to the divisional round.
The question is, can the Chargers,...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 10:14 AM
Rob Ryan needs to get a haircut if he ever wants to become a head coach in the NFL.
So says Chris Mortensen, who reported Monday on ESPN's "NFL Insiders" that "several NFL executives," including an owner, told him as much about the New Orleans Saints...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 11:07 AM
There are four wild-card games this weekend as the NFL playoffs get underway, and according to Times NFL analyst Sam Farmer, there's no obvious favorite in any of the games.
"That's the overriding theme this weekend," he said. "There's no chalk in the...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 6:58 PM
JERSEY CITY, N.J. — Their journeys to the Super Bowl might have been on different roads, but they all started from the same spot — playing college football in Los Angeles.
USC and UCLA will have plenty of presence in Sunday's Super Bowl and,...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 7:55 AM
Jon Kitna became a high school math teacher once his 15-year NFL career ended.
Here's an equation he will soon laying on Lincoln High in Tacoma, Wash.: Take whatever amount you have in your treasury and add about $55,000 or so.
Kitna, who has also...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 9:28 AM
Going to Super Bowl XLVIII and need a place to stay?
New York Giants rookie safety Cooper Taylor has a deal for you.
In ads on Craigslist and Airbnb, Taylor and girlfriend Susan Carlson are offering their 900-square-foot condo in Rutherford, N.J. --...