| Aug 11, 2013
| 5:28 PM
NAPA, Calif. — Terrelle Pryor, the last draft pick made by Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis, can now make a remarkable admission for an NFL quarterback.
Until this year, he didn't really know how to throw a football.
That may be a little extreme....
| Aug 30, 2013
Because I was the only one of the Tribune's nine-man panel who correctly predicted the Bears would miss the playoffs last year, it's my privilege to hit leadoff with this year's NFL crystal ball.
It's easy to make a case for all four teams in the NFC...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 7:01 PM
With the play clock on the NFL exhibition season winding toward zero, the Buffalo Bills picked up the phone over the weekend and added quarterback Matt Leinart to their roster, reviving his once-promising football career.
Leinart and the Bills have...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 1:34 PM
The Kansas City Chiefs returned to practice on Sunday without right tackle Eric Fisher, the No. 1 overall pick who hurt his right shoulder in their preseason opener.
Fisher also hurt his left thumb in Friday night's game in New Orleans, briefly...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 9:35 PM
Preston Parker had a pair of touchdown catches in his bid to fill one of New Orleans' open receiver spots, and the Saints defeated the Kansas City Chiefs 17-13 in the preseason opener for both teams Friday.
New Chiefs coach Andy Reid saw all he...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 10:06 PM
Cross your fingers: Keys to the Dolphins' season
QB Ryan Tannehill: You can’t overstate the importance of a good season from Tannehill, whom everyone hopes is the franchise quarterback every NFL team needs.
Giveaway/takeaway margin: The Dolphins...
| Jun 16, 2013
HAMPTON — Tyrod Taylor received his Super Bowl ring June 7. A week later his mom confiscated the most cherished bling in American team sports.
"I got the watch," said Taylor's dad, Rodney, laughing at his consolation prize.
| Jun 24, 2013
| 6:12 AM
After former University of Florida quarterback Tim Tebow spent months waiting for an NFL team to contact him for a chance to play back-up quarterback, some were wondering if his Christian faith was scaring off potential coaches.
Tebow's biggest problem,...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 6:20 AM
Jay Cutler said the new offense will take three years to learn, but he only gets two max if he underperforms, right? -- @DreddRunner, from Twitter
I think if Cutler underperforms, I think he gets one year, no more. And really that’s all Marc...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Chris Davis Jr. was, understandably, a bit jittery prior to playing in the UCF 7-on-7 tournament Saturday.
After all, he was about to perform on the campus of the school that he has deemed his favorite of the 14 Football Bowl Subdivision scholarship...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Obituaries this week: Before the Eagles-Bucs game on Sunday, the Buccaneers celebrated their 10 year Super Bowl anniversary. To get to the Super Bowl, they of course beat the Eagles in the 2002 NFC Championship Game. The Bucs hated the......
| Jan 1, 2013
| 9:14 AM
"Change isn’t always bad," Jay Cutler was saying Monday shortly after the Chicago Bears whacked Lovie Smith.
Wait, Cutler said that? Cutler said change isn’t always bad? The guy who seemed annoyed that he has had a different offensive...