Posts Tagged Football

Sparano savors 1st win with Raiders

Oakland Raiders interim coach Tony Sparano yells during the third quarter of the Raiders' NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Tony Sparano gathered the Oakland Raiders in a victorious locker room and praised them for sticking together through a 16-game losing streak.

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Dorsey is out of Sunday’s game against Redskins

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco defensive lineman Glenn Dorsey continues to believe he’ll play football this season, although it will not be Sunday against the Washington Redskins.

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Free tickets for Bills-Jets game in Detroit

In this Aug. 28, 2011, file photo, the Detroit Lions taken on the New England Patriots in an NFL preseason football game at Ford Field in Detroit. Snowed out in Buffalo, the Bills are heading to Detroit to play their "home" game against the New York Jets on Monday night, Nov. 24, 2014, the NFL announced Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

DETROIT (AP) — Are you ready for some free football at Ford Field?

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QBs take charge when No. 11 UCLA hosts No. 24 USC

Southern California defensive back Josh Shaw (6) takes part in team football practice on the campus in Los Angeles Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014. USC has reinstated Shaw, who had been suspended since he lied to school officials about how he sprained his ankles in a preseason fall.  (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Brett Hundley’s two victories over Southern California are perhaps his proudest accomplishments at UCLA, and the quarterback is determined to leave without a loss to the Bruins’ biggest rivals.

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Cincinnati faces rebuilding UConn on the road

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Cincinnati comes into Connecticut on Saturday night playing for a shot at the American Athletic Conference championship and facing a team in the midst of what its coach this week called a major overhaul.

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