Stories tagged: football
Mon., Sept. 30, 2019, 4:55 p.m.
Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson might be a future Hall of Famer if he retires this second, and he certainly has proven himself to be one of the best quarterbacks of …
Sun., Sept. 29, 2019, 10:04 p.m.
Darrel Williams ran for a go-ahead, 1-yard touchdown with 23 seconds left after Patrick Mahomes’ run converted a fourth down, lifting the Kansas City Chiefs to a 34-30 win over …
Sat., Sept. 28, 2019, 8:08 p.m.
Los Angeles Chargers running back Melvin Gordon is expected to play Sunday at Miami after reporting to the team this week and ending his holdout.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 28, 2019, 4:06 p.m.
Russell Wilson is proof that a mobile quarterback who is slightly undersized by NFL standards can have a long and successful career in the league.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 28, 2019, 2:11 a.m.
Roundup of Friday’s prep football action from across Eastern Washington and North Idaho
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 28, 2019, 2:16 a.m.
Caleb Shawen carried 20 times for 181 yards and Mead outlasted Mt. Spokane 34-28 in a Greater Spokane League showdown at Albi Stadium on Friday.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 27, 2019, 6:24 p.m.
Panthers quarterback Cam Newton said he plans on taking “time away from the game” because of a mid-foot sprain that has bothered him since the third preseason game.
Fri., Sept. 27, 2019, 4:23 p.m.
Matt LaFleur said it is time to hit the reset button. LaFleur got his first taste of defeat as Green Bay’s coach Thursday night with the Packers’ 34-27 home loss …
Fri., Sept. 27, 2019, 4:14 p.m.
Second-year Houston Texans tight end Jordan Akins has a maturity and understanding of being a professional athlete superior to most people with his experience thanks to a career he completed …
Fri., Sept. 27, 2019, 4:05 p.m.
Broncos coach Vic Fangio says he’s not worried about star linebacker Von Miller, who spoke for 13 seconds and took no questions at his daily news conference. “No, he’s not …
Fri., Sept. 27, 2019, 3:33 p.m.
In the early weeks of the NFL season, the biggest stars are the guys in the stripes. They’re certainly getting the most face time. The league is awash in yellow …
Fri., Sept. 27, 2019, 3:29 p.m.
Despite having lost a fumble in each of the first three games, running back Chris Carson has the support of the Seattle Seahawks. Coach Pete Carroll’s “it’s all about the …
Fri., Sept. 27, 2019, 2:49 p.m.
Melvin Gordon would likely be continuing his holdout if the Los Angeles Chargers had gotten off to a 3-0 start. But with the Bolts on a two-game losing streak after …
Fri., Sept. 27, 2019, 2:14 p.m.
When the New York Giants opened their locker room this week, Wayne Gallman was in as much demand rookie quarterback Daniel Jones. It might seem unusual for a running back …
Fri., Sept. 27, 2019, 12:22 p.m.
Desperate for a win on the road in a short week with an injury-depleted roster, the Philadelphia Eagles turned to power football. A successful run game saved Philadelphia’s September.
Fri., Sept. 27, 2019, 11:09 a.m.
Disgruntled Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey is listed as questionable for Sunday’s game at Denver following the birth of his second child.
Fri., Sept. 27, 2019, 8:55 a.m.
You can take that “any given Sunday” bromide and toss it out with some of Case Keenum’s interceptions. So far in 2019, there is a Grand Canyon of separation between …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 27, 2019, 1:37 p.m.
Between Thomas Morstead placing punts just short of opponents’ goal lines and diminutive returner Deonte Harris deftly darting away from tacklers, the New Orleans Saints like the way their special …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 27, 2019, 5:53 p.m.
Former Washington State quarterback Ryan Leaf sees Antonio Brown’s rise, fall in NFL as ‘self-sabotage’
Antonio Brown’s unraveling happened nearly as quickly as his rise in the NFL.
Fri., Sept. 27, 2019, 5 a.m.
The annual “Battle of the Bell” doesn’t mean anything toward postseason play, but it’s a rivalry game unparalleled in the area, with a five-figure crowd expected at Albi Stadium on …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 26, 2019, 9:44 p.m.
Nigel Bradham picked off Aaron Rodgers’ pass in the end zone with 20 seconds left, Jordan Howard gashed Green Bay for his second career three-touchdown game and the Philadelphia Eagles …
Thu., Sept. 26, 2019, 5:43 p.m.
John Johnson has interceptions in consecutive games for the Los Angeles Rams, including the clinching pick in the end zone on fourth down against Cleveland on Sunday.
Thu., Sept. 26, 2019, 4:29 p.m.
Melvin Gordon called Los Angeles Chargers coach Anthony Lynn on Wednesday night to let him know he was ending his holdout.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 26, 2019, 6:34 p.m.
On Sunday, just one of the 11 players taken in the draft figures to be in the starting lineup – receiver DK Metcalf.
Thu., Sept. 26, 2019, 3:34 p.m.
The stats speak for themselves. After three games, the New York Giants are ranked last in the NFL in yards allowed passing per game (332.3), 31st in yards per game …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 26, 2019, 5:49 p.m.
Jalen Ramsey’s three-plus seasons with the Jacksonville Jaguars have been far from smooth. Between fighting, trash-talking, getting ejected, being suspended, questioning coaches, ripping quarterbacks and requesting a trade, Ramsey has …
Thu., Sept. 26, 2019, 2:31 p.m.
The Chicago Bears face a huge challenge trying to contain NFL rushing leader Dalvin Cook when they host the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. That task could be even tougher if …
Thu., Sept. 26, 2019, 1:50 p.m.
Lamar Jackson has as many cool moves as Justin Timberlake. Like the pop sensation on stage, Baltimore’s do-it-all quarterback shimmies, shakes and jukes on the field. He changes directions on …
Thu., Sept. 26, 2019, 1:28 p.m.
Nick Vannett slipped ever so briefly. And who could blame him really? It’s been a whirlwind couple of days for the newest Pittsburgh Steelers tight end.
Thu., Sept. 26, 2019, 12:18 p.m.
Kyle Allen realized it was a monumental gamble to turn pro after his junior season of college, knowing he wouldn’t be selected in the NFL draft.