The secret is out, as thrilling as a buzzer swish, as aggravating as a lost ball.
The truth is finally upon us, as delightful as a giant who can play defense, as sobering as a giant who can just as easily disappear.
You ...Read more
The Los Angeles Times' NFL writer, Sam Farmer, examines this week's matchups. Lines according to Pregame.com (O/U = over/under). Last week's record 16-0 (1.000); season 26-6 (.813).
Using point spreads with the scores ...Read more
TAMPA, Fla. - Rob Gronkowski is as surprised as anyone that he has only two catches this season and has been targeted four times by Tom Brady, with one of those passes intercepted.
A couple days after coach Bruce Arians ...Read more
Nick Mullens is the 49ers' starting quarterback again, nearly two years after "Mullens Mania" enlivened a fan base desperate for a sign of hope.
Since then, Mullens has toiled in the superstar shadow of Jimmy Garoppolo, ...Read more
LEXINGTON, Ky. - The Southeastern Conference season in men's basketball will begin on Dec. 29-30, the league announced Friday.
The SEC schedule will be made up of 18 games. Ten league schools will also play in the SEC/Big...Read more
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - There's a famous quote from Jackie Robinson that reads, "A life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives."
Perhaps it's a tad heavy-handed in reference to a retirement, but it's also ...Read more
BALTIMORE - The Ravens will allow 250 immediate family members at M&T Bank Stadium for Monday night's game against the Kansas City Chiefs, the team announced Friday.
In advancing to the next step of Maryland's reopening ...Read more
This is to the Baltimore Ravens from one of your biggest fans. There are 168 hours in a week. I'm respectfully asking for just four of them.
The NFL has begun its 2020 season. Thank God. If we ever needed a break from the...Read more
NEW YORK - Six weeks before the 2018 NFL draft, there was a sense of urgency on 1 Jets Drive. The Bills were lurking.
Kirk Cousins had just spurned Gang Green's push in free agency, leaving this star-crossed franchise ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA - What will Elton Brand's front-office legacy be with the 76ers?
Will people remember him for being the general manager when 'The Process' failed to live up to its grand expectations? Will people instead say ...Read more
CHICAGO - In his statement announcing Billy Donovan as the 21st head coach in Chicago Bulls history, vice president of basketball operations Arturas Karnisovas emphasized the success Donovan enjoyed throughout his ...Read more
LOS ANGELES - To combat a pesky blister that sent him to the injured list twice in the past month, Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Walker Buehler sought the advice of an expert, Minnesota left-hander and former teammate ...Read more
ST. LOUIS - Yadier Molina's two singles didn't figure in the scoring Thursday night as the Cardinals downed the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 at Busch Stadium. But they made history.
After Molina legged out an infield single in ...Read more
ATLANTA - Pablo Lopez's opportunity for redemption and the Miami Marlins' need for a critical win converged on Thursday.
It was at this ballpark, three starts and 15 days ago, that Lopez took the mound and had the worst ...Read more
When it really counted, Anthony Davis did what the Los Angeles Lakers needed him to do. Early with his scoring - he scored the Lakers' first 10 points, and late with two critical rebounds in a game despite having been kept...Read more
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - For whatever reason, the Kansas City Royals' offense simply hadn't provided much offense when rookie left-hander Kris Bubic took the mound this season. Thursday night, the offense finally bailed him out....Read more
LOS ANGELES - Two games, two big plays.
Los Angeles Rams rookie receiver Van Jefferson made his presence felt in victories over the Dallas Cowboys and the Philadelphia Eagles, and he appears primed for an expanding role ...Read more
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Maybe, it was all the pregame chatter centered around rookie Tua Tagovailoa.
Maybe, Ryan Fitzpatrick realized it could have been the final prime-time game of his career.
But as Fitzpatrick showed on ...Read more
BUFFALO, N.Y. - Only too happy to leave Western New York, the Yankees bolted for home Thursday night, having assisted the Blue Jays' longshot postseason dreams.
But it promises to be a short stay in the Bronx.
Toronto ...Read more
The Chicago White Sox couldn't hold on to a late three-run lead Thursday and lost to the Indians 5-4 at Progressive Field in Cleveland.
The Sox scored three runs in the top of the seventh to take a 4-1 lead, but the ...Read more
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