| Mar 13, 2013
| 6:21 PM
The first two days of NFL free agency, the most ruthless 48 hours in sport, have been seismic, fascinating, confusing, unfathomably cold-hearted and unquestionably game-changing.
That's if you believe in the myth of free agency. But let's play along for...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 7:57 PM
— If you want to say Philadelphia Eagles general manager Howie Roseman went 0-for-5 on the opening day of NFL free agency on Tuesday, you also have to give him credit for going 3-for-3 on Thursday.
That's when the struggling general manager,...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 2:32 PM
Over the past week, we've seen Dwight Howard booed in Orlando, Carmelo Anthony jeered in Denver, Raymond Felton derided in Portland.
All as expected. In the NBA, you can't go home again.
LeBron James, of course, knows that as well as anyone,...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 5:58 PM
Joe Flacco is an elite quarterback now.
Forget about Super Bowl rings, conference or division championships, win-loss record and ability.
The Ravens made him elite Friday night when the two sides agreed to terms on a six-year, $120.6 million...
| Mar 8, 2013
As the Bears have combed through the free agent left tackles, they undoubtedly have noticed the group has thinned out like the hair on Brian Urlacher's head.
The Broncos put the franchise tag on Ryan Clady. The Chiefs did the same to Brandon Albert. And...
| May 25, 2013
| 10:26 AM
Yes, you can wish it to all go away until the 2014 offseason. And, yes, there is plenty to be said about that with the NBA playoffs and the Miami Heat's season getting down to critical mass.
But it's not going away, and it certainly isn't going...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 8:58 PM
Most of the players on the Bears roster were acquired by Jerry Angelo to be coached by Lovie Smith. Now that neither is part of the organization anymore, many of those players might not be feeling quite as secure.
The fates of many familiar faces in the...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 2:54 PM
The Ravens still have holes. They need to find a starting left tackle, and they could use a No. 2 receiver and add depth at the linebacker and offensive line positions as well.
But as the NFL draft ended Saturday night and the Ravens walked out of the...
| Apr 30, 2013
McKinnie, Dolphins meet; Vellano to Pats
Ravens veteran free agent offensive tackle Bryant McKinnie visited the Miami Dolphins on Monday and underwent a physical, according to a source. There was no deal immediately with the former Pro Bowl...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 2:53 PM
Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome is back to his old theme: "right player, right price."
He is hustling around the NFL these days searching flea markets and basements trying to find player bargains to fill out his roster to start the 2013 season....
| Dec 1, 2012
| 3:09 PM
Baseball analysts don't agree on a lot. But for months just about everyone has said that this class of free agents is weak, and that Zack Greinke is the best guy in it.
In other words, it's a great time to be Greinke.
But how about the team that signs...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 1:50 PM
When the Bears see the Vikings offense Sunday with Matt Kalil lined up at left tackle, they have to be envious.
The rookie has been playing great ball, Pro Bowl-level ball, and it appears the Vikings have found a long-term answer at one of the NFL's...