It’s certainly not like 2012 when Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III went off the board with the first two picks

Rivers was a big fish in a small pond, but he has the athleticism that will ensure his pocket-collapsing edge rush remains potent at the next level. Plus, with two seasons under Bo Pelini on his resume, scouts know he’s used to getting screamed at repeatedly. With pass rushing at

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Internet reacts to Cam Newton’s floral Coachella outfit

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton wore a floral outfit to the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival over the weekend. The 27-year-old posted a picture of the fashion-forward look to his Instagram on Saturday and it didn’t take long for the internet to react. Foreman emerged at Texas as a

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The paradigm has shifted to be smarter about how players train in a violent sport.

For instance, in 2015 Bret Bielema stopped doing them at Arkansas. Georgia Tech nixed them last offseason. And others scaled the practice back, like in 2015, when Georgia only scheduled one day of them, and it was rained out. The paradigm has shifted to be smarter about how players train

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Steph Curry released more ugly shoes and people keep roasting them on Twitter

So … Under Armour just released the newest edition of Stephen Curry shoes. They actually came out on limited release a couple weeks ago, in honor of South Carolina making the Final Four. Convenient — SC = Steph Curry = South Carolina. Over 30 players, including Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James

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North Carolina’s last great recruiting class has kept the Tar Heels on top of the college basketball world

Theo Pinson had the chance to get out. He knew Justin Jackson and Joel Berry II did, too. All three had committed to North Carolina as high school juniors in early 2013 just before a sprawling academic scandal started to hit the program. Each player was a coveted five-star prospect

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Tampa Bay dominates, 41-28, for second consecutive win

Bobby Rainey found the endzone three times and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers dominated the Atlanta Falcons, 41-28, for their second win of the 2017 season. Rainey, in the starting lineup thanks to season-ending injuries to Doug Martin and Mike James, rushed for 162 yards and two touchdowns and caught another

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Tony Gonzalez active, Darren Sproles inactive

Tony Gonzalez has been marked active for the Atlanta Falcons for Thursday night’s game against the New Orleans Saints. Gonzalez missed practice Monday and Tuesday because of a toe injury. He was able to return to practice Wednesday as a limited participant, however. Whether Gonzalez is 100 percent remains to

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Walden received a personal foul penalty for head-butting Delanie Walker without his helmet on Thursday night.

The head-butt (captured here in GIF form) happened shortly after Walker lost his helmet, drawing a 15-yard personal foul penalty. Walker called the head-butt “bush league” after the game and was upset with the fact that Walden wasn’t ejected from the game. Walden, 28, was signed by the Colts to

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Peyton Manning leads Denver to 8th win of the season

The Denver Broncos are the best second-place team in the NFL, and that means they can’t afford a single slip-up this season, especially against AFC opponents. Though things got closer than Peyton Manning and company would have liked on Sunday, the Broncos beat the Chargers, 28-20, in San Diego to

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Breaking Madden: Pat McAfee, Destroyer of Worlds

It’s easy to throw a dart at the Seahawks’ roster and find a solid player, but wide receiver Golden Tate is rising to the occasion at a time the team’s receiving corps is arguably its only weakness. Percy Harvin is trying to get himself in game shape, Sidney Rice is

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