American Football

Cowboy Quarterback Handling Attention

Oklahoma State quarterback Mason Rudolph has been impressive through his first three games, and is being mentioned as a Heisman Trophy candidate. OSU head coach Mike Gundy says Rudolph's challenge now is to handle that attention and block out the praise and criticism so he can f...

Should Clemson be ranked No. 1?

It was hard to think that Clemson's National Championship aspirations wouldn't take a hit in 2017. Yes, they were coming off a National Championship, but their quarterback Deshaun Watson was in the NFL now. An adjustment was always going to happen.Except it hasn't. Well, at least...

Kiszla: The real Big D? All bragging aside, the Broncos are better at football than America’s Team

How ‘bout them Cowboys? I’m so old I remember when America’s Team was better at football than bragging. So why is Cowboys owner Jerry Jones in the Pro Football Hall of Fame, while Broncos owner Pat Bowlen isn’t? Beats me. Here’s the best explanation I can give you. Duri...

Louisville football | Coaches size up Lamar Jackson vs. Clemson's defense

CLOSE Jeff Greer helps welcome the CJ's new U of L football writer, Jake Lourim, for a little introduction. And obviously,Louisville's football team awaits a huge game against Clemson. Sept. 12, 2017 Scott Utterback/CJClemson Tigers linebacker Kendall Joseph (34) attempts...

Sergio Dipp steals the 'MNF' show with awkward debut

Sign up for one of our email newsletters. Sergio Dipp's debut on "Monday Night Football" stole the spotlight as he stumbled through his first live report from the field during the Los Angeles Ch...

ESPN sideline reporter melts down on Monday Night Football

Sergio Dipp wasn’t ready for some football. The debut of ESPN’s newest Monday Night Football sideline reporter lit up social media as he nervously stumbled and bumbled his way through h...

With Randy Moss on hand, Vikings will look longingly downfie...

Fans then will see if the 2017 Vikings can come up with any such plays of their own.At the start of training camp, quarterback Sam Bradford said the Vikings needed more "explosive plays," includi...

The hidden story playing out on Monday Night Football sidelines

Former Steelers owner Dan Rooney died at age 84 in April, but his legacy as a forward thinker lives on and will be showcased in a game Monday night that doesn’t even involve the Steelers. The m...

Adrian Peterson feels as fresh as 'Year 1' heading into season

NEW ORLEANS -- Adrian Peterson hadn’t touched the football in a preseason game since 2011. But once he finally did it Saturday night, Peterson said, “I was hoping for more.”“Once I was go...

5 Times Peyton Manning Was Amazing

Peyton Manning is one of the most well-known and respected football players in the United States. He's retired from the sport now, but on Wednesday, he'll reenter the limelight to host the 2017 E...

Cortez Kennedy passes away at age 48

TMZ reports that former NFL defensive tackle Cortez Kennedy has passed away at the age of 48 in Orlando on Tuesday. Kennedy is one of the greatest players in Seattle Seahawks franchise history. H...