| Jan 24, 2014
| 11:06 AM
Oxnard’s world super-featherweight champion, Mikey Garcia, has the immediate task of fighting Tijuana’s Juan Carlos Burgos on Saturday night on HBO in New York.
The 26-year-old’s challenge is maintaining focus on that task as...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 10:49 AM
The folks who run the Bad Lip Reading channel on YouTube released their latest video this week: their take on the NFL.
The video, which you can watch above, is well worth the four minutes it will take to watch. Some of my favorite moments:
| Nov 22, 2013
| 10:51 AM
Happy birthday, butt fumble!
Hard to believe, but it's already been a year since the most notorious play in Mark Sanchez's up-and-down tenure as the New York Jets starting quarterback took place.
In that short amount of time, the phrase has become a...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 1:00 PM
DAVIE - I've come to the conclusion that some Miami Dolphins fans, local and national pundits need a crash course in basic math, and a tutorial on recent history because they are drastically misinterpreting the AFC's playoff landscape.
Not only do the...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 8:03 AM
Dez Bryant is a passionate guy. He's also very competitive.
Those seem to be the company lines after not one, but two sideline meltdowns by Dallas' star receiver during the Cowboys' 31-30 loss to the Detroit Lions on Sunday.
The first tantrum came...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 2:08 PM
Terrelle Pryor played well for the Oakland Raiders and came oh so close ...
EJ Manuel played well for the Buffalo Bills and came oh so close ...
Geno Smith played well for the New York Jets and came oh so ... whoa!
In a thriller of a debut, the Jets...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 7:46 AM
The most important part of the new NFL season was unveiled Sunday night: Carrie Underwood's version of the "Sunday Night Football" opening song.
For a song that is less than two minutes long, it seems to be generating a lot of notice, with some fans...
| Sep 24, 2013
It’s Week Three of the Survivor League where my arch rival – and Chicago’s #1 White Sox Fan – Soxman and I go up against each other in fantasy football. Last week saw Soxman boasting as he had a great week while I only managed a...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 6:19 PM
Listed by jersey number (if still applicable), name, connections and statistics:
LT 75 Levi Brown (Granby High, Penn State): Started; recovered Carson Palmer fumble and advanced it 4 yards; penalized 10 yards for holding.
TE 87 Jeff...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 2:07 PM
Jets Coach Rex Ryan is considering a color-coded play-calling system for rookie quarterback Geno Smith, who has 11 turnovers in four games this season.
After giving Smith a vote of confidence earlier this week by saying there was no consideration to...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 6:06 PM
There has been a massive influx of young starting quarterbacks into the NFL over the past three seasons.
The 2011 NFL Draft produced six starters, 2012 produced five (with Nick Foles almost making it six) and 2013 has produced two. This means that 13...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 9:50 AM
One week after the NFL and several of its retired players reached a $765-million settlement in a concussion lawsuit, three former college football players are suing the NCAA, saying it failed to educate them about the risks of concussions and did not do...