| Nov 21, 2013
| 12:05 AM
GREEN BAY, Wis. This is strange, foreign territory for players inside the Green Bay Packers' locker room. When they go to meetings, watch film, practice it's all to the disturbing backdrop of three straight losses.
Wasn't this sinking feeling reserved...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 6:49 AM
Mike Tyson gives Evander Holyfield his ear back. That's just one of the funny highlights in a new Foot Locker video.
The ad that started going viral on the Internet on Tuesday and Wednesday features a lot of sports figures during things that, well, we...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 12:48 PM
Mike Tyson delivering an apology -- and an ear -- to Evander Holyfield? Former Bulls star Dennis Rodman purchasing a one-way ticket to North Korea?
It's all part of a new "Week of Greatness" commercial for Foot Locker, in which Cavaliers star Kyrie...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:31 PM
The NFL has gone out of its way to protect quarterbacks — the shiny hood ornaments on their billion dollar product.
Can't hit 'em too high, can't hit 'em too low, can't hit 'em as they slide … and, for heaven's sake, don't breathe on them...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 11:35 AM
The Bears lost last week to a mediocre St. Louis team. Their starting quarterback is injured. And they haven't won a Super Bowl in nearly 30 years. But before you complain, remember this: It could be worse. You could be a Vikings fan.
With the Bears...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Michael Phelps has rejoined the U.S. drug testing program, the strongest signal yet that he's planning a comeback for the Rio Olympics.
Phelps told the Associated Press on Thursday that "nothing is set in stone" though clearly he has enjoyed getting...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 8:22 PM
So much for silver platters.
A couple of first-place NFL teams saw prime opportunities go poof Sunday, as they failed to make the most of their comeback chances.
The Chicago Bears, who were in a three-way tie for first in the NFC North, scored on a...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 12:50 PM
Has your afterglow faded from Monday night's historic Bears win? Seriously, put some pants on. Or at least throw on a robe. And yes, I said "historic."
I searched through Pro-Football-Reference.com to find a Bears-Packers game where Chicago was a bigger...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 10:40 PM
GREEN BAY — For perhaps the first time in a generation of games between the NFL's most storied rivals, the Bears could make a declaration Monday night for which the Packers had no defense.
They had the best quarterback on the field.
| Nov 24, 2013
| 8:35 PM
GREEN BAY, Wis. Chad Greenway spent four hours playing football in freezing weather. He jogged off of Lambeau Field and into the locker room, started to yell, and clapped.
Then he stopped.
"I was like, 'Yeah!'?" Greenway said. "Then I thought,...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 10:48 AM
Medical experts realized long ago that there's no point in guessing how low Dr. Mehmet Oz will sink in pushing patent cures, fad diets and unproven health "miracles" on his Oprah-produced TV show. But his appearance this weekend in an NFL promotional...
| Oct 13, 2013
As it turns out, former college assistants can coach high school football.
Chuck Petersen (Air Force) has Orange Lutheran at 6-0. Jeff Woodruff (Texas El Paso) has Westlake Village Oaks Christian at 6-1. And Marvin Sanders (USC) orchestrated the...