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Buccaneers vs. Bears preview

When: 1 p.m. ET, Sunday Where: Soldier Field, Chicago TV: Fox The records scrub away some of the shine for Sunday's matchup at Soldier Field between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Chicago Bears, but the storylines involved remain interesting...Show More Summary

Kansas City Chiefs: Team Has No One to Blame but Itself for Loss vs. Oakland

The Kansas City Chiefs had their five-game winning streak snapped against a winless Oakland Raiders team that has had a hapless season and was desperate for a win. With first place on the line in the AFC West, the Chiefs hurt themselves...Show More Summary

Jonas Gray Reportedly Sent Home After Arriving Late to Patriots Practice

New England Patriots rookie running back Jonas Gray, coming off a sensational four-touchdown game, missed a chance to prepare for the Patriots' Week 12 matchup against the Detroit Lions and their NFL-leading defense. According to Jeff...Show More Summary

Aereo files for bankruptcy protection

7 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Aereo Inc., the online video streaming service backed by businessman and Television Hall of Fame member Barry Diller, filed for bankruptcy protection on Thursday night, five months after an unfavorable Supreme Court ruling.

Buffalo Bills Players Need to Be Rescued by Snowmobile to Get to Detroit

Due to a massive snowstorm in the Buffalo area, the Bills will be playing the New York Jets in Detroit on Monday night rather than in their own Ralph Wilson Stadium on Sunday as originally scheduled. The idea turned out to be simpler than the execution. Show More Summary

College Football Picks Week 13: Odds and Spread Predictions for Top 25 Teams

The College Football Playoff selection committee shocked the nation with its Week 13 rankings, as 9-1 Alabama catapulted to the top, 9-1 Oregon remained in second following its bye week and undefeated Florida State dropped to third.Show More Summary

Adrian Peterson to Roger Goodell: 'Don't say that I'm not remorseful'

6 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Adrian Peterson would love to have a face-to-face conversation with Roger Goodell, the man who on Tuesday suspended him without pay for at least the rest of this NFL season two weeks after the Minnesota Vikings running back's no-contest plea to a misdemeanor reckless assault charge.

Bills’ game against Jets moved to Detroit. Now they just have to get there.

10 hours agoSports : The Early Lead

The news that Sunday’s scheduled NFL game between the Buffalo Bills and New York Jets was being moved to Monday night in Detroit was seen as the best possible outcome for everyone. Orchard Park, N.Y., home of Ralph Wilson Stadium, has unofficially received an absurd 70 inches of snow, according to an accumulation map posted […]

Nate Silver Has Projected The College Football Final Four And There Is One Big Surprise

Alabama vaulted to the top of the College Football Playoff rankings this week after handily beating Mississippi State and now the Crimson Tide are the heavy favorites to win the national championship according to Nate Silver's model....Show More Summary

Kansas City Chiefs vs. Oakland Raiders: Full Report Card Grades for Kansas City

The Kansas City Chiefs had their five-game winning streak snapped after the winless Raiders stunned them 24-20. After trailing 14-0 to start off, the Raiders made it hard on the Chiefs. The Chiefs manufactured a comeback and scored 17 unanswered points. Show More Summary

Lions vs. Patriots: Breaking Down Detroit's Game Plan

One week after playing the NFC's No. 1 seed in Arizona, the Detroit Lions head east to play the AFC's top dog in New England. What: Detroit Lions (7-3) at New England Patriots (8-2) When: Sunday, November 23, 1 p.m. ET Watch: Fox, Joe...Show More Summary

Daniel Handler announces donation to diverse children's book campaign

6 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Author Daniel Handler, best known by his pen name Lemony Snicket, has again apologized for a racial joke he told at the National Book Awards, and is matching donations to an organization that promotes diversity in children's literat...

Bill Belichick: LeGarrette Blount 'excited' about opportunity

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – What type of impact might running back LeGarrette Blount make for the New England Patriots after signing a two-year deal with the team on Thursday? “That will be up to him, just like everybody else,” coach Bill Belichick said Friday morning. Show More Summary

Adrian Peterson Fumes: ‘Don’t Compare Me To Ray Rice’

Adrian Peterson, the embattled Minnesota Vikings running back who was suspended for child abuse, is fuming mad at comparisons that he is in any way the same as Ray Rice. Rice, a former Baltimore Ravens star, is now more widely known for knocking out his then-girlfriend, now-wife Janay Rice. Show More Summary

Sio Moore apologizes for sack celebration vs. Chiefs

Oakland earned its first win of the year on Thursday night, but Moore had some explaining to do after the game for his antics. It took a year, but the Oakland Raiders finally got a win. After beating the Kansas City Chiefs 24-20 in the...Show More Summary

Despite Injury, Latavius Murray Proving Himself as Raiders' Most Talented Back

Four carries. Four carries is all it took for us to realize that Oakland Raiders running back Latavius Murray is by far the most talented back on the entire Silver and Black roster. It was a rainy, muddy, sloppy night of football filled with illicit passes, strong stretches of defense and gut-wrenching drives. Show More Summary

Ron Parker upset with officiating calls

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Ron Parker was one of the victims on the Oakland Raiders' game-winning touchdown drive Thursday night. He was beaten for the TD, a 9-yard catch by James Jones. That’s a fact Parker didn’t dispute after the game. Show More Summary

Will a recruiting non-power win the first College Football Playoff?

Teams that don't recruit at an elite level typically don't become great. But in a year in which even the elite recruiting teams aren't great, the chance for a non-traditional power to win it all seems high. So far in this college football season, there are no great teams. Show More Summary

Rapid Reaction: Kansas City Chiefs

OAKLAND, Calif. -- A few thoughts on the Kansas City Chiefs' 24-20 loss to the Oakland Raiders at Coliseum: What it means: The Chiefs' chances of winning the AFC West championship took a big hit. At 7-4, the Chiefs dropped a half-game behind the division-leading Denver Broncos. Show More Summary

Kansas City Chiefs vs. Oakland Raiders: Video Highlights and Recap from Week 12

The red-hot Kansas City Chiefs looked to continue their playoff push on Thursday Night Football when they took on the Oakland Raiders. The Chiefs had won five straight after a 2-3 start to the season and took on a Raiders squad that had lost its first 10 games of the season and 16 straight games dating back to last season. Read more NFL news on

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