Glossary Of American Football

Raiders’ stats and facts, vs. Patriots

Completion percentage (30-for-37) for New England QB Tom Brady who really enjoys playing the Raiders. He’s 4-1 in the regular season against Oakland. His three TDs Sunday give him eight in those five games — and he has yet to be intercepted on 172 pass attempts. He was sacked...

46. Mike Kalasmiki

Mike “The Polish Rifle” Kalasmiki had a catchy nickname and a powerful arm to back it up. But the 6-foot-4, 210-pound gunslinger also had an unusual dream. He wanted to throw a football out of Camp Randall Stadium.“I mean completely out of it,” said Bill Dudley, quarterba...

Fantasy implications of Deshaun Watson to the Texans

The Houston Texans have drafted quarterback Deshaun Watson with pick No. 12 in the 2017 NFL Draft. The Texans traded their first and a first round pick in 2018 to the Cleveland Browns to make the move up from No. 25. Watson joins Tom Savage and Brandon Weeden on the Texans depth ...

Tony Romo quitting football for broadcasting gig

April 4 (UPI) -- Veteran quarterback Tony Romo is ditching his professional football career to go into broadcasting. The Dallas Cowboys gunslinger will retire and be released Tuesday by the franchise, league sources told ESPN. Romo told the NFL Network that he "still has the itch...

Gonzaga-North Carolina key matchups

One of Gonzaga’s built-in advantages most of the season will be challenged by North Carolina in the championship game. The Zags operate inside out with a versatile collection of bigs in Przemek...

No. 11 seed Xavier stuns No. 3 Florida State

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Xavier used a harassing zone defense to stifle Florida State on one end of the floor and rode a balanced scoring attack to put the Seminoles away on the other end. Once a bubble...

March Madness: Kansas was dunking all over UC Davis in win

Mar 17, 2017; Tulsa, OK, USA; Kansas Jayhawks guard Josh Jackson (11) dunks ahead of UC Davis Aggies defense during the second half in the first round of the 2017 NCAA Tournament at BOK Center. M...

2017 NFL Draft: Dabo Swinney compares Deshaun Watson to Michael Jordan

Jan. 25 (UPI) -- So much for low expectations. Quarterback Deshaun Watson's stock skyrocketed after leading the Clemson Tigers to a national championship earlier this month against Alabama. It's ...

Jeff Capel's instinct chooses the right path for Duke

DURHAM, N.C. -- Duke associate head coach Jeff Capel noted that the coaching staff left the seat normally occupied by head coach Mike Krzyzewski open “as a sign of respect” until he returns f...

Dolphins' Gase Confident Matt Moore Can Keep Team On Track For A Playoff Spot

DAVIE (CBSMiami) – The Miami Dolphins are in somewhat unfamiliar territory, at least in recent memory, for mid-December. The Dolphins currently hold an 8-5 record, good for seventh place in th...

DeShone Kizer Declare for NFL Draft

In an exclusive video on BleacherReport, Kizer announces that he is “NFL bound.” “Notre Dame the greatest decision I’ve ever made,” Kizer says. He thanks the guidance, experience, and ...

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