| Sep 26, 2013
| 9:55 PM
Quarterbacks are putting up gargantuan numbers. Yardage totals are rolling up like pennies on a gas pump. Defenses are scrambling to patch holes.
And power running backs are all but forgotten.
What used to be a cornerstone to building a strong...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 4:22 AM
This past Sunday on Groller's Corner, I mentioned the unique concept Pro Football Talk on the NBC Sports Network is using to identify a Mount Rushmore for each NFL team. They're calling it "Faces of the Franchise." I think it's a fascinating topic --...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 9:22 PM
As you know, I've been intrigued by Pro Football Talk's concept of establishing a Mount Rushmore for every NFL franchise. Tonight on the NBC Sports Network show, the Mount Rushmore of the New York Giants and Philadelphia Eagles were revealed. In the...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 4:01 PM
Hello. Hello ... is there anyone left in Starkville, Miss.?
The guess from over here in Omaha is ... not many.
At 3:15 p.m. local time, nearly four hours before the start of the baseball national championship series between UCLA and Mississippi State,...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 3:47 PM
The workload for a goaltender -- or lack of one -- is always going to be a question for the Kings’ No. 2 man.
Kings starter Jonathan Quick, the playoff MVP last year, appeared in 37 of 48 regular-season games in this past lockout-shortened season....
| Apr 22, 2013
| 6:54 AM
We've spent four months preparing you for this week and now it is time to take the Sun-Sentinel's NFL draft pop quiz.
Get your No. 2 pencils out because you're on the clock....You've got 10 minutes to answer 10 questions.
1. Who are the top five...
| May 9, 2012
| 9:33 PM
Bill Parcells delivered a classic parting shot after splitting with the New England Patriots over creative freedom issues with owner, Robert K. Kraft. ”It's just like a friend of mine told me,” Parcells said. ” ‘If they want you to...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 4:32 PM
ESPN and NFL Network present live coverage of the 2012 NFL Draft from Radio City Music Hall in New York City. Coverage begins with Round 1 on Thursday, April 26, at 8pm ET. Coverage resumes with Rounds 2-3 on Friday at 7pm ET and concludes with Rounds 4-7...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 6:33 PM
Getting rid of Lovie Smith does not make the Bears a better team.
Only replacing him with a better coach would.
Jon Gruden? Hearing he's not coming down from the press box.
Bill Cowher has gotten too comfortable wearing makeup.
Mike Holmgren? He...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 7:13 PM
Out of the silence, out of the numbness, out of the stone faces and humbled voices of the New York Jets' locker room, Mike Westhoff emerges into Sunday's dusk, zipping his vest against the cool and saying softly, "Long day."
He walks the concourse of...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 8:31 PM
Al Groh is smart, in matters football and otherwise, well-spoken and occasionally charming. Like many of us, he is also arrogant, defensive and defiant, and the intensity of those traits rendered him ill-suited to be a head coach, witness his demise at...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 6:25 PM
— Interpretations are necessary for all NFL preseason games, in which final scores mean little, partial scores mean a lot and players are evaluated as much by how far they can push themselves emotionally as well as physically without cracking.