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Redskins sign Richard Quinn
The Redskins have announced that they have signed tight end Richard Quinn to their roster and have put nose tackle Chris Baker on injured reserve. Quinn, 25, was a 2009 second-round draft pick of the Broncos. He has only one...

T.J. Yates: ‘I’m just a normal dude’
T.J. Yates has become a household name in Houston and a cherished chapter in the Texans’ history book. The 24-year-old rookie quarterback threw a six-yard touchdown pass against the Bengals Sunday to win the game and clinch the division championship...

Vote for T.J. Yates for NFL rookie of the week
Houston Texans rookie quarterback T.J. Yates is nominated for both NFL Rookie of the Week and Never Say Never Moment of the Week honors for his performance in the win at Cincinnati. Yates completed 26-of-44 passes for 300 yards, two...

Final drive brings out best in Yates, teammates
John Shoop, the offensive coordinator at North Carolina, chuckled earlier in the month when asked about the mobility of his former pupil, Texans rookie quarterback T.J. Yates. “People said he couldn’t run,” Shoop said. “But he has great short area...

If QBs get all the credit, where's the love for Yates?
In this so-called "Year of the Quarterback," thanks to ESPN, you'd think T.J. Yates' story would get a little more attention. He's a player that has come full circle, from getting booed in Chapel Hill to NFL starting QB. Instead,...

These are the best seats we could get for TJ Yates’ parents?
You would think that being a starting quarterback in the NFL would come with at least a couple of privileges, like getting your parents within seven miles of the field to see you play on Sunday. If you're Houston Texans...

Video: T.J. Yates orchestrates game-winning drive
Rookie QB T.J. Yates led the biggest drive in Houston Texans history Sunday, throwing a 6-yard touchdown pass with two seconds left for a 20-19 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals. The Texans clinched the first playoff berth in franchise history...

T.J. Yates, Texans beat Bengals 20-19 for first playoff berth
A rookie quarterback led the biggest drive in Houston Texans history, one that took them to the end zone and their first playoff berth. T.J. Yates threw a 6-yard touchdown pass with 2 seconds left on Sunday for a 20-19...

Gerald Sensabaugh gets five-year deal with Dallas Cowboys
The Dallas Cowboys agreed to terms on a five-year, $22.5 million deal with starting free safety Gerald Sensabaugh on Friday. Sensabaugh, who has signed one-year contracts with the Cowboys over the last three seasons, will get $8 million guaranteed, including...

UNC football legend Walt Pupa dies at 90
UNC football legend Walt Pupa died last week in Raleigh. Pupa was a fullback for the Tar Heels in the 1940s. Although his time at UNC was interrupted by military service in World War Two, he went on to win...

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