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NFL Week 1 preview: Predictions, key matchups on all games
The Sports Xchange NFL Week 1 preview: Predictions, facts, player spotlights and key matchups on all games
1 points by UPI | American football National Football League American football positions Quarterback Washington Redskins Tampa Bay Buccaneers Pittsburgh Steelers New England Patriots
UNLV running back looking to use size to his advantage at UCLA
Seven inches. That’s the average difference in height between UNLV starting running back Lexington Thomas and the Rebels’ offensive line, assuming Thomas stacks up to his listed 5-foot-9.
16 points by Las Vegas Sun | American football positions American football Fullback Running back Canadian football Quarterback Sam Boyd Stadium Imperial units
In offseason of changes for Giants, there’s one constant
Much is unknown entering this season. The Giants have a new head coach, high-priced defensive acquisitions, talented rookies and a former star receiver who hasn’t played a regular-season game in nearly two years. But for the 184th straight game, Eli Manning will be starting at quarterback, Even after Manning’s miserable preseason, offensive coordinator Mike Sullivan...
5 points by New York Post | American football New York Giants Super Bowl XLII Peyton Manning Offensive coordinator Quarterback Washington Redskins Canadian football terminology
NFL betting insanity just beginning
The first game of the NFL season was far better than the final game of last season. The underdog Denver Broncos beat Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers both times.
2 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Cleveland Browns Super Bowl American football National Football League Quarterback Peyton Manning Indianapolis Colts Mountain West Conference
Solich returns to Big 12 country as Ohio plays Kansas
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) - Frank Solich has only fond memories of leading teams against Kansas. Now the longtime coach of Ohio, Solich spent six years running Nebraska's juggernaut in the 1990s and early 2000s. He never lost to the Jayhawks, spanking them by an average margin of 40-9. Things may ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | American football positions American football Canadian football Big 12 Conference Quarterback Texas Blitz Fullback
C.J. Anderson stars in season-opening win, climbs Broncos’ record books
The eyes were on the quarterback, and later on the defense. But it was C.J. Anderson who starred for the Broncos in a thrilling season-opening win over the Panthers on Thursday.
3055 points by The Denver Post | American football Super Bowl Editing Newspaper North Carolina Quarterback National Football League Woody Paige
Broncos best Panthers in Super Bowl rematch, 21-20
Denver’s dominant defense came up big against Cam Newton again and the Broncos escaped with a 21-20 victory over the Carolina Panthers Thursday night when Graham Gano missed a 50-yard field goal with 4 seconds remaining.
1 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | American football National Football League Super Bowl New York Giants Vince Lombardi Trophy Indianapolis Colts Quarterback Super Bowl XLII
Broncos win Super Bowl rematch over Panthers
Denver’s dominant defense came up big against Cam Newton again        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Super Bowl National Football League American football New York Giants Vince Lombardi Trophy Indianapolis Colts Super Bowl XLII Quarterback
Andy Janovich is 3rd Broncos rookie to score on first career rushing attempt
Andy Janovich was the smartest dummy on the field. The Broncos' rookie fullback lined up as a lead blocker for three consecutive plays in the second quarter of the season opener at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. But just as the Carolina Panthers grew to expect his shoulder in their chests, Broncos quarterback Trevor Siemian sneaked a quick hand-off to him.
1404 points by The Denver Post | American football American football positions Tight end National Football League Quarterback Gary Kubiak Canadian football Denver Broncos players
UCLA Report: Bruins must beware this running Rebel
Just what UCLA needed. Another running quarterback to worry about. Every time Nevada Las Vegas’ Johnny Stanton dashes across the Rose Bowl field Saturday evening, the Bruins might be reminded of the pain inflicted by Trevor Knight, the Texas A&M quarterback whose touchdown run on an option read...
22 points by Los Angeles Times | American football High school Orange County California Inch BCS National Championship Game Rose Bowl Game Pasadena California Quarterback
Los Angeles Daily News’ Thuc Nhi Nguyen discusses UCLA vs. UNLV
Thuc Nhi Nguyen, who covers the Bruins for the Los Angeles Daily News, answered some questions about UCLA and its star quarterback, Josh Rosen.
3 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | American football positions American football Quarterback Tight end Eligible receiver Cornerback Hail Mary pass Canadian football
Lions won’t force RB Washington into specified role
Lions are comfortable with running back Dwayne Washington, but aren’t willing to commit to the rookie having a role        
-1 points by The Detroit News | American football Indianapolis Colts Safety Touchdown National Football League World Trade Center Quarterback Tragedy
5 questions: Los Angeles Daily News’ Thuc Nhi Nguyen discusses UCLA vs. UNLV
Thuc Nhi Nguyen, who covers the Bruins for the Los Angeles Daily News, answered some questions about UCLA and its star quarterback, Josh Rosen.
1 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | American football positions American football Quarterback Tight end Eligible receiver Cornerback Hail Mary pass Canadian football
USFantasy set for kickoff at sports books around Las Vegas
Fantasy football is debuting in Nevada sports books for Week 1 of the NFL season. The concept is Vic Salerno’s vision.
2 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | American football Bookmaker Gambling Parimutuel betting Horse racing Sports betting Quarterback Sportsbook
Fantasy football: Studs and duds for Week 1
StudsRaiders QB Derek Carr at. Saints --- Carr, along with wideout Amari Cooper, will feast on the dreadful New Orleans defense that gave up the most fantasy points to quarterbacks in 2015.Patriots RB LeGarrette Blount at Cardinals --- The Patriots should look to run the ball more with Jimmy Garoppolo under center, so Blount has a good chance at finding the end zone and is a cheap daily play.
2 points by Boston Herald | American football American football positions Washington Redskins National Football League San Diego Chargers Quarterback American football quarterbacks Canadian football
Alabama vs. Western Kentucky: College football game preview
The Sports Xchange Alabama football: Neither of the Crimson Tide's two young quarterbacks did enough to separate themselves from the group in the 52-6 win over Southern Cal.
46 points by UPI | American football United Press International Western Kentucky University William Randolph Hearst Nick Saban American football positions Quarterback News World Communications
Bears season preview: Offensive growth chart
The Chicago Bears are proud to introduce … Kevin White Arrived: April 30, 2015. 6-foot-3, 216 pounds. Welcomed to Halas Hall by general manager Ryan Pace and quarterback Jay Cutler Pace's first draft pick as GM will debut a year later than planned, but that has only heightened Chicago's anticipation....
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | Chicago Bears National Football League American football positions American football Denver Broncos Jay Cutler Quarterback Pro Bowl
5 burning questions for Saturday’s UNLV-UCLA game
Five burning questions as UNLV’s football team prepares to take on UCLA at 5 p.m. Saturday at the Rose Bowl.
44 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Quarterback American football positions American football Sam Boyd Stadium Mountain West Conference Jackson Mississippi Canadian football The Loss
Bengals-Jets Capsule
CINCINNATI (12-5) at NEW YORK JETS (10-6) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, CBS OPENING LINE - Bengals by 1 SERIES RECORD - Jets lead 17-8 LAST MEETING - Bengals 49, Jets 9, Oct. 27, 2013 AP PRO32 RANKING - Bengals No. 8 (tie), Jets No. 15 BENGALS OFFENSE - OVERALL (15), ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | National Football League 2010 Pro Bowl Pro Bowl Marshall Faulk Quarterback Herschel Walker Seasons Marvin Lewis
Underdog Rebels preparing for UCLA's new offense
UNLV coach Tony Sanchez said a cousin sent him a text message about the big game this week at UCLA, and Sanchez’s response was straight out of ...
36 points by Las Vegas Sun | American football American football positions Quarterback Sam Boyd Stadium Sophomore's dream Giovanni Melchiorre Calosso
Jim Harbaugh says he's 'good' with Ed Cunningham; no one is suspended
Apparently, Harbaugh has received an apology from Ed Cunningham. 'We're good,' Harbaugh said.        
1 points by Detroit Free Press | English-language films Game Peyton Manning Play Tom Brady American football positions Quarterback American films
Guregian: Patriots defense poised to unleash surprise weapon on opponents
FOXBORO — The Denver Broncos reminded everyone last season that having a great pass rush can be the ticket to a championship.The Patriots, of course, saw up close how that worked during the AFC Championship Game. And now they’re hatching their own recipe for getting to the quarterback.They might not have clones of Von Miller and DeMarcus Ware (or even Chandler Jones, who was dealt to Arizona), but they have something that’s going to make their pass rush devastating.Call it the element of surprise.
16 points by Boston Herald | National Football League AFC Championship Game Quarterback American football Blitz 2005 New England Patriots season NFC Championship Game Super Bowl
Tuesday's roundup Cousins feels he still must prove himself
Former Spartans star is playing for long-term deal        
-1 points by The Detroit News | American football quarterbacks American football Blitz San Antonio Spurs American football positions Jay Gruden Quarterback Field goal
Justin Rogers predicts Lions 2016 season

-1 points by The Detroit News | National Football League Detroit Detroit Free Press American football positions The Detroit News American football Canadian football Quarterback
Wojo: Lions are laying it all on the line
Matthew Stafford and the offense are doomed unless a young line develops quickly in the Lions’ new up-tempo attack.        
-1 points by The Detroit News | American football American football positions Offensive tackle Tight end Quarterback Fullback Linebacker Defensive tackle
Seidel: Lions’ hopes for winning rest on O line
For Lions to have winning season, the list of things that must happen is ... long        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Offensive tackle American football 2009 NFL Draft Quarterback Detroit Lions Is the glass half empty or half full? Left-wing politics Right-wing politics
Wildcats set for home opener against Holy Cross
DURHAM – The opener was special – playing on the opposite coast in an NFL stadium that has hosted Super Bowls against one of the top schools in the FBS. But the home opener is going to be extra special for the University of New Hampshire football team.No. 24 UNH (0-1) will christen its brand new, $2...
2 points by Concord Monitor | American football American football positions Glossary of American football Defensive end American football terminology California State University Quarterback Line of scrimmage
Why these 2 WRs are fantasy steals: QB can’t be worse
If there is one thing the Madman loves, it is fantasy football. And Batman. OK, that’s two things, unless … you can find a way to bring them together. So, when discussing the draft stock of Broncos receivers Demaryius Thomas and Emmanuel Sanders, we give you this quote from “The Dark Knight”: “Madness, as you...
18 points by New York Post | Peyton Manning Quarterback Super Bowl XLI Super Bowl XLII Conscription in the United States 2007 Indianapolis Colts season Indianapolis Colts 2009 NFL season
Giants preview: Will reboot look as good on field as it does on paper?
No playoffs in four consecutive years. A losing record in each of the past three years. The Giants looked in the mirror and saw a franchise not only headed in the wrong direction, but already having arrived there. The arrow was pointed downward and thus, Tom Coughlin’s tenure as head coach gave way to Ben...
8 points by New York Post | American football positions New York Giants American football Offensive tackle Glossary of American football Quarterback Peyton Manning Super Bowl XLII
UNLV spring Day 11 recap: Jason ‘Pops’ Fao controls the middle
It’s easy to remember defensive tackle Jason Fao for his nickname and outgoing personality, but he wants to be known as the dominant run stuffer for UNLV in his senior season.
-1 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | American football positions American football Quarterback Given name Blitz Long Beach City College Rush Grocery store
Dolphins coach Adam Gase visits Colorado Rockies clubhouse, gets trolled with “Ace Ventura”
Miami Dolphins coach Adam Gase helped guide Peyton Manning to one of the greatest single-season quarterbacking outputs in 2014 when the Broncos went 12-4 before a Super Bowl loss in New Jersey. But Gase, the former Broncos offensive coordinator, will get no free passes from Colorado.
-1 points by The Denver Post | Miami Dolphins Super Bowl Indianapolis Colts Super Bowl XLII Quarterback Washington Redskins National Football League Pro Bowl
Justin Rogers' NFL mock draft 2.0
       
-2 points by The Detroit News | American football American football positions Linebacker Quarterback Blitz Draft Tight end Conscription in the United States
San Francisco 49ers hire Robert Saleh as defensive coordinator
The Sports Xchange New San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan confirmed Friday that Robert Saleh will be his defensive coordinator.
1 points by UPI | American football San Francisco 49ers American football positions Washington Redskins Quarterback National Football League Super Bowl Jacksonville Jaguars
Harbaugh fires back at 'SEC water carrier' Finebaum
Harbaugh fired back a day after Finebaum appeared on ESPN and called the Michigan football coach “an evil genius.”        
-2 points by The Detroit News | San Diego Chargers Jim Harbaugh San Francisco 49ers American football Twitter National Football League Quarterback Southeastern Conference
Jim Harbaugh fires back at 'SEC water carrier' Paul Finebaum
SEC Network radio host Paul Finebaum, who has been an outspoken critic of Harbaugh for the past two years        
2 points by Detroit Free Press | San Diego Chargers Black-and-white films Quarterback American films English-language films Jim Harbaugh Alabama Crimson Tide football Miami Dolphins
WATCH: Peyton Manning is Coach Gary. He plays the ukulele and dreams of building gazebos.
Peyton Manning played "Coach Gary" on an episode of ABC's Modern Family that aired this week.
6 points by The Denver Post | Peyton Manning Quarterback 2007 Indianapolis Colts season 2006 Indianapolis Colts season 2005 Indianapolis Colts season Coach National Football League Most Valuable Player Award Baseball
Obituary: Richard B. Ingold / Talented former Seton-LaSalle quarterback
The very first Post-Gazette Fabulous 22 all-star high school football team was published in 1980, with a full-page spread that featured the cream of the crop in the WPIAL and City League. A quarterback from Seton-LaSalle was on that first team, and his picture was right next to legendary Bill Fralic of Penn Hills.
-2 points by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | High school football Pennsylvania Quarterback American football National Football League Massachusetts Marauders Jonathan Coachman Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Pioneers
Broncos free agency preview: Expect a busy offseason with a changing roster
The Broncos' offseason should feature much less drama than in recent years. But don't expect the Broncos to be quiet.
699 points by The Denver Post | Offensive tackle American football positions Free agent Salary cap Quarterback American football Anterior cruciate ligament Knee
Los Angeles Rams add Matt LaFleur as offensive coordinator, fill out staff
The Sports Xchange Los Angeles Rams coach Sean McVay finalized his coaching staff on Wednesday.
1 points by UPI | American football positions American football National Football League Tight end Wide receiver Fullback St. Louis Rams Quarterback
Mike McCoy’s vision for Broncos? Flexibility, change and competition
Said McCoy: “We’re going to build an offense around our players. We’re going to do what our players do best. It’s going to change from week to week."
348 points by The Denver Post | American football Quarterback Peyton Manning American football positions Gary Kubiak San Diego Chargers Shotgun formation Offensive coordinator
McCoy glad to go back to calling plays, if not the shots
Mike McCoy is no longer calling the shots as a head coach         
-2 points by Arizona Republic | American football positions Quarterback American football Coach Peyton Manning Offensive coordinator American football personnel Washington Redskins
USA TODAY's NFL mock draft 1.0: Lions take WKU OL Forrest Lamp
Nate Davis' first crack at a mock draft just two days after the Super Bowl        
11 points by Detroit Free Press | American football American football positions Quarterback Washington Redskins New York Giants Tight end Pittsburgh Steelers Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Suck for Sam: Why Jets should tank for USC's Darnold
Sam Darnold could be the Jets' Luke Skywalker in their battle with New England's Evil Empire.
474 points by Daily News | National Football League Peyton Manning Touchdown Ice hockey Super Bowl Quarterback Offensive coordinator Major League Baseball
UM's Peoples-Jones rated among nation's top freshmen for 2017
A look at some of the strongest players who enrolled early and could make an impact during spring football practices.        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Quarterback American football American football positions Florida Fullback Season Canadian football Running back
How the Falcons lost the Super Bowl
 A wall banner running the length of the somber Atlanta Falcons locker room at NRG Stadium read “IN BROTHERHOOD, WE RISE.” On Sunday, the Falcons fell. They nosedived harder and farther than any team in Super Bowl history. The Falcons collapsed, blowing a 25-point lead in a 34-28 overtime loss...
12 points by Los Angeles Times | American football Tom Brady Super Bowl Washington Redskins American football positions Atlanta Falcons San Francisco 49ers Quarterback
Six signees can be instant studs for NCAA football powers
For all the hype and headlines that Wednesday’s National Signing Day brought, most of the prospects will be forgotten by next fall. Many will redshirt, others will serve as backups, some will never live up to their rankings. Unlike college basketball, in which five-star prospects often make an immediate impact, football is different. But there...
13 points by New York Post | American football positions American football Cornerback Quarterback Cass Technical High School Canadian football Wide receiver Glossary of American football
Jay Cutler leaves Bears as hood ornament for shattered hope
Jay Cutler will leave the Bears, likely this year, as the best quarterback in team history. He also will leave the Bears as the best example of a decade of disappointment that just completed a full-gainer into disaster. Cutler will leave the Bears with all the important and gaudy passing records....
58 points by Chicago Tribune | Jay Cutler Peyton Manning Chicago Bears 2009 Chicago Bears season Offensive coordinator Denver Broncos Quarterback American football
Texans not being subtle about bashing Brock Osweiler
The message has been pretty clear this offseason for Houston Texans quarterback Brock Osweiler. A day after owner Bob McNair said the 26-year-old needs to “step up,” general manager Rick Smith reiterated that point. “We’ve got to get better production from the quarterback position,” Smith said Thursday at an NFL event, via ESPN. “We’ve got...
3 points by New York Post | Houston Texans American football Bob McNair National Football League Quarterback Texas National Hockey League Houston
Johnsburg ends No. 7 Phillips' Class 4A reign in overtime
The third time equaled the first time for Johnsburg. Phillips ended the Skyhawks' last two seasons in the Class 4A second round, but Johnsburg got over the hump Friday night with a thrilling 23-20 overtime win against the No. 7 Wildcats. The Skyhawks (13-0) advanced to its first state final by...
32 points by Chicago Tribune | American football Fumble Quarterback Chicago Tribune Field goal Safety Punt English-language films
Philadelphia Eagles vs Seattle Seahawks: prediction, preview, pick to win
The Sports Xchange Complete watch guide to the Philadelphia Eagles vs Seattle Seahawks game, including when and where to watch, series history, matchups, injury updates, prediction, and pick to win.
14 points by UPI | American football American football positions Quarterback Seattle Seahawks National Football League Fullback United Press International Tight end