| Jan 21, 2009
New Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz has made his first move, hiring former Kansas City Chiefs head coach Gunther Cunningham as the Lions new defensive coordinator. Schwartz and Cunningham worked together under Jeff Fisher in Tennessee from 2001-03....
| Jan 30, 2009
Pittsburgh's Mike Tomlin received the Motorola Coach of the Year award as voted on by fans.
Goes to show the power of the Steelers' rabid faithful.
The NFL's official Coach of the Year honor went to the Atlanta Falcons' Mike Smith. Miami's Tony...
| Jan 29, 2009
| 8:00 PM
"An uncapped season isn't going to hurt us," said Tennessee Titans center Kevin Mawae, president of the union. "The sky's the limit (on salaries)."
Starting to make their case for a larger share of revenue, the union released a study that estimates...
| Jul 8, 2009
First he heard yelling, then gunshots. From the window of his Monroe County apartment, Chris Victor saw the flashes of gunfire in his neighbor's window late Monday night.
He didn't stick around. Victor called police and went to a nearby gas station to...
| Dec 31, 2009
Can you talk about this Carolina team offensively?
"They're good. John Fox teams are very well coached and very well versed. You look at a John Fox team and a Jeff Fisher team, there's a similarity in coaches that are going to pound you with the run....
| Jan 1, 2010
| 10:06 PM
Jeff Fisher missed his chance to beat San Diego for the first time. Now the NFL's longest-tenured coach has a chance to beat the only other team in the league he has yet to conquer.
Just call him winless versus Seattle.
Fisher lost his sixth straight...
| Jan 3, 2010
| 4:31 PM
Chris Johnson's blockers grinned widely as they posed for pictures on an emptying field, standing behind a young rusher they turned into a star.
Their Titan had his 2K.
Johnson became the sixth player in NFL history to rush for 2,000 yards in a season,...
| Jan 21, 2010
How would you define the Gregg Williams culture of defense?
" I think it goes back to the things that Sean (Payton) asked me when we were both trying to decide if it would be a match, you know, as we were both recruiting each other. His number one...
| Sep 10, 2009
If stability does not morph into stagnancy, Mike Tomlin has a puncher's chance of joining Vince Lombardi, Don Shula and Bill Belichick as coaches to win consecutive Super Bowls.
Seven-plus months ago, Tomlin's Pittsburgh Steelers were on the brink of...
| Sep 29, 2009
| 11:52 AM
Pittsburgh over Cleveland
Head coach Mike Tomlin was apparently misquoted. He never claimed the Steelers would unleash Hell in December but, rather, that they'd play like Hell. Hey fellow media, get your quotes correct!
Cincinnati over Minnesota
| Oct 12, 2009
For maybe just a split second, Colts players and fans held their collective breath near the endzone toward the end of the first half.
After Peyton Manning had just released a pass to Joseph Addai, Kyle Vanden Bosch delivered a hit right to the...
| Oct 19, 2009
| 1:44 PM
Tom Brady played as well as he did in 2007 when he was the NFL's MVP before a knee injury ended his 2008 season in the opener. Maybe even better. The Tennessee Titans keep playing worse.
Brady set an NFL record with five touchdown passes in one quarter...