| 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...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 4:45 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Philip Rivers threw for 401 yards and three touchdowns, including a 56-yarder to Antonio Gates, and the San Diego Chargers rallied to beat the Dallas Cowboys, 30-21, on Sunday.
The Chargers (2-2) had blown late leads in their two losses...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 9:24 AM
Rob Gronkowski could be back on the field Sunday for the New England Patriots, with a report from ESPN saying the chances of the star tight end's first appearance of the season happening this week are 50-50.
Either way, Aaron Hernandez won't be...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 4:31 PM
Words of encouragement to quarterbacks around the NFL: This too shall pass.
At some point soon, we'll have the answers to all the burning questions and lack of clarity surrounding the league's marquee position. The regular season starts this week,...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 5:56 PM
Dustin Keller will miss the season with a knee injury that leaves the Miami Dolphins without much experience at tight end, a position in which they were counting on an upgrade to enliven their offense in 2013.
Keller seriously injured his right knee...
| Jul 20, 2013
Bag tags: In the July 14 Travel section, in the Need to Know column, an item on baggage tags that fliers can print themselves reported that Alaska Airlines offers that option. An airline representative now says the carrier has temporarily suspended the...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 6:24 PM
PHOENIX — Philip Anschutz says he's ready to talk to the NFL about a stadium in downtown Los Angeles. The NFL says it's ready to talk to Anschutz.
Question is, will all that talking amount to anything real?
"I think it is a positive that Phil...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The draft will be held Thursday, Friday and Saturday in New York. Times NFL writer Sam Farmer examines team needs by division. Today, the West divisions:
Now that they have their quarterback in Alex Smith, the Kansas City Chiefs need...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 4:33 PM
What has happened to Chad Ochocinco? After 10 seasons with the Cincinnati Bengals filled with crazy antics but no postseason success, he finally makes it to the Super Bowl. And on his first media day as a player he does ... pretty much nothing....
| Jan 30, 2012
| 9:34 PM
Nearly every NFL team must try to keep its quarterback upright and in the pocket if it is to have success in the passing game, teams that feature rollout and scrambling types aside. The New England Patriots, who face the......
| Feb 5, 2012
| 9:33 PM
A big run by BenJarvus Green-Ellis and completions to Chad Ochocinco and Wes Welker put the New England Patriots inside the New York Giants' 30-yard line on their first second-half possession. Quarterback Tom Brady established a Super Bowl record with.......