Stories tagged: football
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 13, 2019, 10:37 p.m.
The Los Angeles Rams dazzled the NFL with inventive, exciting offensive football during their first two seasons under coach Sean McVay. Six games after being embarrassed in the Super Bowl, …
Sun., Oct. 13, 2019, 5 a.m.
Always underrated, often overlooked and rarely mentioned in any conversations about who is the NFL’s best quarterback, Russell Wilson is outplaying every one of his contemporaries.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 12, 2019, 10:04 p.m.
Tony Jones Jr. rushed for a career-high 176 yards and Jonathan Doerer kicked three long field goals as No. 9 Notre Dame held off longtime rival Southern California 30-27 Saturday …
Sat., Oct. 12, 2019, 1:21 p.m.
Rams running back Todd Gurley won’t play in Los Angeles’ divisional meeting unbeaten San Francisco 49ers because of bruised left thigh.
Fri., Oct. 11, 2019, 11:25 p.m.
Roundup of Friday’s high school football action from across Eastern Washington and North Idaho.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 11, 2019, 10:23 p.m.
Chad Carlson rushed 21 times for 158 yards and Central Valley rebounded from a lopsided home loss last week to beat Mt. Spokane 27-7 at Albi Stadium on Friday.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 10, 2019, 10:18 p.m.
Roundup of Thursday’s prep football action from across Eastern Washington.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 10, 2019, 9:47 p.m.
Tom Brady had two touchdown runs and moved ahead of Peyton Manning for second place on the NFL’s all-time passing yards list as the New England Patriots pulled away for …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 10, 2019, 6:58 p.m.
It’s a 4A/3A week in the Greater Spokane League, so there are no playoff implications on the line – but there are a few interesting matchups.
Thu., Oct. 10, 2019, 5:46 p.m.
Todd Gurley has spelled out his feelings about college athletes’ ongoing fight with the NCAA over compensation for their work.
Thu., Oct. 10, 2019, 5:04 p.m.
Dak Prescott leaves little doubt he thinks he’s a more confident and aggressive quarterback than, say, three years ago when the sudden star threw just four interceptions while leading the …
Thu., Oct. 10, 2019, 4:46 p.m.
Just nine plays into the Seattle Seahawks’ game with the Los Angeles Rams, Jamarco Jones was called upon to get the first regular-season action of his career at a position …
Thu., Oct. 10, 2019, 4:43 p.m.
Sam Darnold stepped to the podium as the New York Jets’ starting quarterback again, his once-swollen spleen no longer keeping him from playing in a game. Nearly a month of …
Thu., Oct. 10, 2019, 3:48 p.m.
The San Francisco 49ers had high expectations when they drafted Nick Bosa with the second pick in the draft. Through just four games, he may have already exceeded those expectations.
Thu., Oct. 10, 2019, 3:05 p.m.
The Atlanta Falcons are looking for any way to get one of the NFL’s worst pass rushes going, whether it’s with a four-man rush, stunting or sending blitzes. Their task …
Thu., Oct. 10, 2019, 2:53 p.m.
The frustration is mounting, so are the losses for the up-and-down Browns. Jarvis Landry doesn’t claim to have all the answers, and as he pointed out several times Thursday he’s …
Thu., Oct. 10, 2019, 2:34 p.m.
The bold-faced names on the Pittsburgh Steelers defense kept repeating the phrase “ball awareness” over and over during the offseason, as if they could somehow speak the goal of creating …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 10, 2019, 6:40 p.m.
Ifedi and Cleveland defensive end Myles Garrett – who is second in the NFL in sacks – were college teammates at Texas A&M.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 10, 2019, 4:09 p.m.
If you missed out on the last solar eclipse, don’t worry about it. If you’re pessimistic about seeing Halley’s comet, fret not. On Wednesday morning, something far rarer occurred – …
Thu., Oct. 10, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan expects cornerback Jalen Ramsey to play this week. Khan told a financial news site, The Street, he had a “heart to heart” with the disgruntled …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 8, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
The numbers aren’t pretty: Through five games, the Seahawks defense has accumulated just 10 sacks and 16 tackles for loss, both of which rank near the bottom of the NFL …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 8, 2019, 3:08 p.m.
For a team that hasn’t had a winning season since 2013, the San Francisco 49ers are taking their 4-0 start this season pretty mildly. No hoopla or big celebrations. A …
Tue., Oct. 8, 2019, 2:25 p.m.
When quarterback Drew Brees injured his right thumb in Week 2 against the Los Angeles Rams, the New Orleans Saints’ playoff hopes seemed to be over.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 8, 2019, 3:34 p.m.
Broncos cornerback De’Vante Bausby says he was paralyzed for half an hour Sunday after wrenching his neck in the second quarter of Denver’s 20-13 win over the Los Angeles Chargers.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 8, 2019, 3:48 p.m.
Baker Mayfield apparently offended Richard Sherman and paid for it. Mayfield got hunted, bear-hugged, sacked and mocked by Nick Bosa in front of a national TV audience. On a trip …
Tue., Oct. 8, 2019, 11:45 a.m.
New York Giants injured running back Saquon Barkley does not know whether he will play against the New England Patriots.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 8, 2019, 2:21 p.m.
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph “appears to be doing fine” according to coach Mike Tomlin, but Rudolph remains in the concussion protocol following an illegal hit by Baltimore safety Earl …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 8, 2019, 10:27 a.m.
Jets quarterback Sam Darnold has been cleared by doctors to play this week after he missed three games while recovering from mononucleosis. Darnold had medical tests Tuesday to determine if …
Mon., Oct. 7, 2019, 8:38 p.m.
Jay Gruden was fired as head coach of the Washington Redskins on Monday after an 0-5 start to the sixth season of a tenure that featured only one playoff appearance.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 5, 2019, 6:41 p.m.
Keani Guthmueller rushed for 142 with touchdown runs of 1, 31 and 65 yards and hauled in two interceptions, and Lewis and Clark held off Post Falls 43-36 at Albi …