Super Bowl

Carolina Panthers select Christian McCaffrey

McCaffrey took great bloodlines (his father won two Super Bowls with the Denver Broncos as a receiver) and turned them into a first-round pick. The Stanford star has been a projected first-rounder for well over a year, with people believing he might be the next Marshall Faulk. O...

Why Chicago Bears 'lopsided' trade to land Mitchell Trubisky made perfect sense

No one saw it coming. The Bears already had a quarterback — they signed Mike Glennon this offseason to a three-year deal. So when they traded up from No. 3 to No. 2 in the first round Thursday, few knew what to make of it. When it came out that they handed the San Francisco 49...

NFL Draft picks 2017: Jamal Adams, S, Jets

Jamal Adams is arguably the top safety prospect in the 2017 NFL Draft class. The 6-0, 214-pound LSU product at the Combine ran a 4.56 40-yard dash. In three seasons with the Tigers, he made 128 solo tackles, including 18 for loss, and picked off five passes. Here is Garrett's ...

Jamal Adams: From Hebron High School To The NFL

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – LSU football player Jamal Adams is currently projected as a top 5 pick in round one of the NFL Draft taking place Thursday Night. It’s not just his fierce hitting and ability to take the ball away that has captured the imagination of NFL teams rega...

No One Is Happier That Marshawn Lynch Is Back Than Marshawn Lynch

Feel free to unleash your most reprehensibly corny Oakland-themed derivatives of "Beast Mode," because Marshawn Lynch is officially a Raider, securing a trade from the Seahawks today and agreeing...

Aaron Hernandez Part II: Context

By Sterling Pingree I’ve tried for 4 years to find the most appropriate word to describe the Aaron Hernandez saga. The first that come to mind are wild, crazy or unbelievable. Bill Belichick sa...

Twitter reacts to Cavs' 26-point comeback win

The Cavaliers were down by as many as 26 points during Game 3 against the Pacers in Indiana on Thursday night. At the half, the Pacers led, 74-49. But then, in the second half, LeBron James and C...

NFL Draft 2017: Confident DeShone Kizer compares himself to Tom Brady, Cam Newton

Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly might not think DeShone Kizer is ready for the NFL, but the former Irish quarterback does not lack in confidence. While proclaiming himself to be the best quarterbac...

Questions abound in aftermath of NFL star Hernandez's death

BOSTON (AP) - Aaron Hernandez's death in prison - just days after the former NFL star was cleared of additional murder charges - remains shrouded in mystery. Why now? Is there more to the story?...

Patriots respond to speculation that delegation was smaller at White House this year

Another crowd size controversy at the White House? President Trump welcomed the New England Patriots to the White House on Wednesday to celebrate their Super Bowl win. The New York Times tweeted...

Aaron Hernandez: a troubled man, not a monster

Roxanne Jones, a founding editor of ESPN Magazine and former vice president at ESPN, has worked as a producer, reporter and editor at the New York Daily News and The Philadelphia Inquirer. Jones ...