| Dec 19, 2012
| 7:39 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- In less than two years, Christian Ponder has gone from Florida State starting quarterback to first-round NFL Draft pick to engaged to ... married man.
The former Seminoles signal-caller dashed the dreams of single ladies worldwide earlier...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:55 PM
As the opening of NFL training camps creeps closer, so does confrontation with critical concerns on top teams. The outcome of these issues will have a major impact on the drama and results of the 2013 season.
Some of the teams expecting to contend for...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 4:47 PM
The AFC has the Lombardi Trophy.
The NFC has everything else.
That is, the NFC boasts last season's most valuable player, Minnesota's Adrian Peterson; offensive rookie of the year, Washington's Robert Griffin III; defensive rookie of the year,...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Obituaries this week: When it was revealed that Christian Ponder would not play last Saturday against the Packers in the Vikings' first playoff game and that he would be relieved by Joe Webb, there was almost a feeling of, "Hey,......
| Sep 1, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Just wanted to pass along the following video from my friends at the Kidz1stFund. As you know, the Kidz1stFund is a nonprofit organization founded last year by Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher and his wife Candi as they, and the many others involved in...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 4:40 PM
Percy Harvin's first touch as a Florida Gator was a 3-yard hook-up with quarterback Chris Leak for a forgettable first down on the initial series of a 34-7 win against Southern Miss to open the 2006 season. But Harvin's next five touches – for 11,...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 4:22 PM
A quick explanation of the Hierarchy/Obituary: In a way, it's kind of like a "Power Ranking," but it focuses strictly on the NFC. Once I feel that a team no longer has a realistic shot at the playoffs, I'll write......
| Dec 5, 2012
| 9:26 PM
Obituaries this week: None The Graveyard: Life Support: 11) One more Saints loss or Seahawks win, and I'll finally feel comfortable shutting this team down. The Saints have dropped two straight games now, against the 49ers and Falcons. Before that,......
| Dec 10, 2012
| 4:25 AM
MINNEAPOLIS — Lovie Smith stood in the middle of the cramped visitors locker room Sunday afternoon with his hands on his hips waiting for the rest of his team to assemble.
A week after melting down in the final minutes and overtime against the...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 2:24 PM
A response was demanded.
A big response.
The Bears needed to answer a bad, weak effort in San Francisco with a solid, physical game against visiting Minnesota.
And they provided it in a tough and vicious game that required it.
After the usual...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 8:25 AM
INDIANAPOLIS - A successful debut for a new era wasn't exactly what people expected.
Chicago had more experience than the Colts in week one and the Bears' 41-21 victory wasn't a major shock to a fan base with a rebuilding mindset.
| Sep 20, 2012
| 9:34 AM
Colts inside linebacker Jerrell Freeman sounds like he's gotten over being an imported Saskatchewan Roughrider. Two NFL starts and a busload of tackles will do that.
Freeman came to the Colts as an unknown curiosity. He's 26, and played at a college only...