| Oct 15, 2013
Lovie Smith never warmed up to anchormen in Chicago so, if you can, picture Smith pretending to laugh at prominent and omnipresent USC fan Will Ferrell's jokes on the sideline during a Trojans practice.
Imagine the straight-laced Smith sidling next to...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:22 PM
It's the most wonderful time of the year for Las Vegas where the sports books with all of their big-screen televisions and their giant scoreboards filled with flashing numbers all welcome the start of another NFL season. The major league baseball and...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 3:23 AM
I'm on record predicting Super Bowl XLVIII will be nicknamed the Manning Bowl because Archie Manning's two sons will battle for NFL supremacy.
Peyton Manning's seven touchdown performance in the NFL opener against the Super Bowl champion Baltimore...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:36 PM
NFL teams like quarterbacks who can fit the football into tight windows.
In the first throw of his trick-shot video, Alex Tanney fired the ball out of a tight window — specifically, from a dormitory room on the third floor of Bowers Hall at tiny...
| 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,...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 4:27 PM
We offer these courtesy of R.J. Bell of pregame.com 25 NFL Facts from Vegas: 49ers: -16.5 over Cardinals biggest favorite for SF since 1998. Biggest underdog for Cardinals franchise since St. Louis +17 vs. Cowboys in 1978. Bengals: First time favored over...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 2:57 PM
The New Orleans Saints announced Saturday that coach Sean Payton and the team have an agreement in principle to a multi-year contract extension.
The deal is for five years, according to multiple reports.
ESPN.com reported that the contract will pay...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 2:55 PM
The story of the 2012 Indianapolis Colts could go from awesome to awkward in a flash.
Chuck Pagano is back as coach after nearly three months of treatments for his leukemia, and there's scarcely a more inspiring sight in sports. His good friend, Bruce...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 8:21 PM
As the only Washington Redskins player born and bred in the nation’s capital, Joshua Morgan went up against the Dallas Cowboys many times in his imagination long before he did so in the NFL.
“I was either Art Monk beating the Cowboys,”...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 9:34 PM
A year ago, we predicted President Barack Obama would edge Mitt Romney 48-47 with 286 electoral votes, plus we’d get a Democratic Senate and Republican House; the numbers were a bit off, but who’s counting?
So plunging past the fiscal...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 1:38 PM
OK, Orlando, do you want the good news or the bad news?
The good news, you say? Congratulations! You have been named as the healthiest major city in Florida!
The bad news?
Out of the 50 largest communities in these United States, you were just 34th....