Topics

Tennessee overcomes Georgia Tech in double overtime

/ Sep 5, 2017

Tennessee overcomes Georgia Tech in double overtime

This was a game Tennessee had no business winning. What a boost for embattled coach Butch Jones in the season opener. Despite getting dominated statistically and surrendering five rushing touchdowns to new Georgia Tech quarterback TaQuon Marshall, the Volunteers rallied from a pair of two-touchdown deficits ...

Brady looking forward to opener against Chiefs

/ Sep 5, 2017

Brady looking forward to opener against Chiefs

The previous time Patriots quarterback Tom Brady opened a season at home against Kansas City in 2008, it ended with him limping off the field with a season-ending knee injury. Now nine years removed from the most significant injury of his career, Brady said it ...

Top-ranked Alabama dominates No. 3 Florida State

/ Sep 3, 2017

Top-ranked Alabama dominates No. 3 Florida State

The Alabama defense turned in a dominating performance, the Florida State special teams endured a terrible night, and one of the most anticipated opening games in college football history went to the top-ranked Crimson Tide. Damien Harris ran for a touchdown and blocked a punt, ...

/ Sep 2, 2017

Players' union sues over Elliott ban

The NFL players' union sued the league on behalf of Ezekiel Elliott late Thursday night, seeking to vacate the upcoming ruling of an arbitrator on the appeal of the Dallas Cowboys running back's six-game suspension in a domestic violence case. The lawsuit, filed in federal ...

Beathard's romp leads 49ers in win

/ Sep 1, 2017

Beathard's romp leads 49ers in win

The San Francisco 49ers targeted C.J. Beathard as the quarterback they wanted in the NFL draft because of his experience as a pocket passer in a pro-style offense at Iowa. Beathard showed he can do some damage with his legs, too. Beathard capped an impressive preseason ...

Cut by Browns, Haden signs with Steelers

/ Aug 31, 2017

Cut by Browns, Haden signs with Steelers

Joe Haden needed a job, a change of scenery and a chance at a Super Bowl. The Pittsburgh Steelers were more than happy to give the longtime Cleveland Browns cornerback a shot at all three. The Steelers signed Haden to a three-year contract on Wednesday night ...

Ravens coach Harbaugh receives contract extension

/ Aug 29, 2017

Ravens coach Harbaugh receives contract extension

The Baltimore Ravens have given coach John Harbaugh a contract extension, even though the team has missed the playoffs in three of the past four years. The team announced the deal on Monday. Harbaugh started this season with a contract that stretched through 2018. The Ravens ...

Stafford, Lions agree to $135 million extension

/ Aug 29, 2017

Stafford, Lions agree to $135 million extension

Matthew Stafford has made a home in the Motor City, leading the Detroit Lions on the field and becoming a first-time father with twin girls earlier this year. "Aggressive start," Stafford recently cracked. The Lions, likewise, made an aggressive move to keep their franchise quarterback around ...