| Jun 23, 2011
| 4:25 PM
With the McDonald’s Lehigh Valley All-Star Football Classic just hours away, here are a few trivia questions to ponder (answers are below). What do Northampton County assistant coaches Jason Roeder (Freedom), Jim Brady (Palisades), Mike Palos...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 4:22 PM
By this time, nobody should be surprised that another perceived deadline was missed today for a new NFL collective bargaining agreement to be finalized. It's been this way all summer. Somebody leaks some half-bogus information that the sides are close,......
| Jul 25, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Important points regarding the end of the NFL lockout (Note: The lockout is not officially over until the entire group of 1,900 players vote to re-form as a union and accept the deal, but those largely are considered formalities): --......
| Aug 9, 2011
| 12:44 PM
J’Marcus Webb has yet to play 16 NFL games. He’s the Bears’ starting left offensive tackle.
Chris Williams has played enough games for me to think he’s a bust. He’s the Bears’ starting left guard.
Roberto Garza has...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 2:15 PM
NFL offseason summary: The rich (Philadelphia Eagles, New England Patriots) got richer, the poor (Cincinnati Bengals) got poorer, and oh, by the way, everyone made a pile of cash.
That's the way it often goes with sports work stoppages.
| Oct 11, 2011
| 10:32 AM
In football, at any level, there is always that guy who has a person reaching for the game program. The unheralded player who is making all the plays. No one's ever heard of him.
These players like to get dirty. They take all comers and accept all...
| Jan 1, 2011
| 7:19 PM
A group of devoted parents — determined to see the Spirit Run see its 28th year — has saved the run that seemed doomed a few months ago.
Now called the Newport-Mesa Spirit Run, the event no longer will be organized by the five elementary...
| Jan 5, 2011
| 1:22 PM
QB Michael Vick
On how exciting it is to make his first playoff start since 2004:
"It's exciting. Obviously, this is a very intense time, but this is what you play for. This is why you play so hard in the regular season and try to accumulate as many wins...
| Jan 5, 2011
| 1:33 PM
"[LB] Stewart Bradley will not practice today with a dislocated elbow. And then, [G] Max [Jean-Gilles] with the ankle sprain [and] he will not practice today. Both are getting better, we'll see how they do as the week goes on."
| Jan 15, 2011
| 9:23 PM
Brett who? Aaron Rodgers has turned these NFL
playoffs into his own showcase.
Carving up the NFC's top-seeded team, Rodgers threw three
touchdown passes, ran for another score and led the Green Bay
Packers to their second straight postseason road...
| Jan 18, 2011
| 11:09 AM
The three NFL starters from the Peninsula had landmark regular seasons. Each excelled for a division champion, two made the Pro Bowl and the other was part of NFL history.
But January is football's cruelest month, and all endured the frustrations of an...
| Jan 22, 2011
| 4:10 AM
When you get here, it's the George Halas Trophy a team wins.
If a sqaud should survive, they play for the Vince Lombardi Trophy.
Two of the most coveted trophies in sports-the former for an NFC Championship and the later for a Super Bowl win-are named...