Seahawks counting on rookies, especially secondary (AP)

Before arriving at Southern California, Pete Carroll held the same belief as most coaches at the college and professional levels: playing freshmen and rookies equals mistakes and likely losses. Early in his tenure at USC, that belief changed, and Carro..

NFL gave nearly $600,000 in campaign cash (The Canadian Press)

WASHINGTON – The National Football League's political offshoot handed out almost US$600,000 in campaign cash in its rookie election cycle, building goodwill among lawmakers that could pay off during a looming dispute with the players union

Reminder: Steelers @ Saints Preview Show Thursday at 7pm CT

Don’t forget to tune in to our weekly, hour-long Saint preview show tomorrow evening at 7pm central. As usual, we’ll be live and offering our must-hear insight and commentary in preparation for the big showdown on Sunday night between the Sain..

Brees vs. Steelers not the mismatch it appears (AP)

Brees vs. Steelers not the mismatch it appears (AP)

This is one week where the Pittsburgh Steelers are truly convinced that numbers lie. Glance at an NFL statistics sheet, and it appears the Steelers (5-1) simply won't be able to keep up with the New Orleans Saints (4-3) during their Sunday night ma..