| Jul 16, 2013
| 4:47 PM
The AFC has the Lombardi Trophy.
The NFC has everything else.
That is, the NFC boasts last season's most valuable player, Minnesota's Adrian Peterson; offensive rookie of the year, Washington's Robert Griffin III; defensive rookie of the year,...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 6:33 PM
Never mind that old notion about the backup quarterback being the most popular guy in town.
In the NFL, backup quarterbacks are suddenly the busiest guys in town.
A rash of injuries around the league has teams scrambling to get their reserve signal-...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 4:10 PM
We see one side of Indianapolis quarterback Andrew Luck — the maturity, athleticism and solid decision-making.
His backup, veteran Matt Hasselbeck, has an inside perspective on Luck, and knows the challenge of attempting to keep pace both mentally...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 10:47 PM
UCLA finally broke its jinx in the state of Utah with a hard-fought 34-27 win over the University of Utah at Rice-Eccles Stadium.
Was it easy?
Well, um, no.
UCLA had a 10-point lead and nearly blew it.
It came down to one last play and one last...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 8:20 PM
SAN DIEGO — Of the many attractions that make San Diego distinct from other locales in Southern California, two of the most popular are Comic-Con and the Chargers.
The annual nerd-fest that is Comic-Con is an unrivaled summer explosion of costumed...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 7:20 PM
On the first day Ed Orgeron became interim head coach of the USC football team, another coach, a former USC coach who had some success at the school, asked Orgeron if he wanted to chat and perhaps listen to some advice.
Orgeron looked at John Robinson...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 10:15 AM
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith, who lost his job last season in San Francisco to Colin Kaepernick after an injury, has a chance to do something Sunday that has happened only once since the AFL-NFL merger.
Smith is attempting to win his...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 7:32 AM
Living on a golf course is supposed to be a good thing.
But it seems that someone forgot to inform a Nevada man that it comes with the occasional errant shot in your backyard.
Jeff Fleming of Reno has pleaded guilty to battery with a deadly weapon...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 2:12 PM
If your workplace and your whiskers are at odds with each other, the American Mustache Institute (AMI) wants to hear about it.
Better yet, it'd like you to take a survey and help it get a beard (sorry, bead) on the state of facial hair in the U.S....
| Oct 21, 2013
| 6:52 AM
It’s desperation time in St. Louis, but is it Tebow time?
In the wake of Sam Bradford’s season-ending knee injury, the Rams have discussed signing free-agent quarterback Tim Tebow, according to a report by NFL Media’s Michael Silver,...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 9:25 AM
St. Louis Rams Coach Jeff Fisher was almost as pointed in his comments about TV analyst Bernie Kosar as the former NFL quarterback was about the Rams' performance in a preseason game.
St. Louis started slowly and lost to the Cleveland Browns, 27-19,...