| Nov 1, 2013
| 6:27 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
Have you heard Miami coach Al Golden's comments this week about how "fortunate" the Hurricanes are for the "opportunity" to play high-powered Florida State and the Seminoles' Heisman-esque quarterback Jameis Winston?...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 4:45 PM
The Bears can run their series of packaged plays against the Packers on Monday night to give backup quarterback Josh McCown multiple run/pass reads within the game plan.
Using the All-22 coaches tape, here's the breakdown of Matt Forte's 50-yard...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 10:57 PM
Sailing--America’s Cup, Race 7 and 8, 2:30 p.m. (NBCSN)
Major League Baseball--Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh Pirates, 6 p.m. (WGN)
College Football--Texas Christian at Texas Tech, 6:30 p.m. (ESPN); Troy at Arkansas State, 6:30 p.m....
| Oct 21, 2013
| 7:29 PM
Washington Redskins free safety Brandon Meriweather's dangerous habit of leading with his helmet will cost him two games, the latest sanction from a league determined to make the game safer by discouraging blows to the head.
The NFL announced Monday...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 6:55 AM
Redskins cheap-shot artist Brandon Meriweather had his two-game suspension reduced to one game after an appeal.
What, Meriweather was dirty on only one of those personal fouls against the Bears?
There’s your NFL player safety garbage in all...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 11:03 PM
Soccer--UEFA Champions League, Celtic vs. Ajax, 1:30 p.m. (FXSP); UEFA Champions League, Barcelona at AC Milan, 1:30 p.m. (FS1)
College Football--Louisiana-Lafayette at Arkansas State, 7 p.m. (ESPN2)
NHL Hockey--Nashville at Minnesota, 7...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears lost 45-41 to the Washington Redskins on Sunday at FedEx Field.
1. General manager Phil Emery has been consistent about many things in the nearly two years he has been on the job. He has been most firm on refusing...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 8:40 PM
How did the San Diego Chargers prepare to face Philadelphia on a quick turnaround?
In part, they spent last week turning around quickly.
To prepare for Sunday's game at Philadelphia after a Monday night opener and to adjust to Chip Kelly's fast-...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 10:46 PM
Auto Racing--Formula One, Singapore Grand Prix, 6:30 a.m. (NBCSN); NASCAR Sprint Cup, Sylvania 300, 1 p.m. (ESPN); Global Rallycross Championship, 3:30 p.m. (ABC); Drag Racing, NHRA Fall Nationals, same-day tape, 7:30 p.m. (ESPN2)...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 10:42 PM
Soccer--Premier League, Crystal Palace at Manchester United, 6:40 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Arsenal at Sunderland, 8:55 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Chelsea at Everton, 11:30 a.m. (NBC)
College Football--UCLA at Nebraska,...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 5:24 PM
Over 22 minutes, Bill Belichick said Aaron Hernandez's name once. He said it at the beginning of a news conference that drew about 200 media members Wednesday to Gillette Stadium, and the Patriots coach never said it again.
Instead, Belichick used words...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 8:11 PM
If the Philadelphia Eagles want to run the Washington Redskins ragged, DeAngelo Hall says it won’t work.
“We’re in great shape,” the Redskins cornerback said, “so if they want to try to put their condition against ours, I...