| Jan 10, 2014
| 2:06 PM
The Miami Dolphins interviewed former Redskins offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan for the team's vacancy as the offensive playcaller.
Shanahan, the son of former Broncos and Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan, has spent the past seven seasons as an...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 8:04 AM
Jon Gruden has a pretty good gig at ESPN, and he's not going to give it up any time soon to return to the sidelines as coach of the Houston Texans -- or any other team for that matter.
The man who coached the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to their only Super...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 7:56 AM
The NFL is fiercely protective of its image and seldom gives Hollywood permission to use its marks, team names and logos. As a result, moviegoers wind up watching teams such as the Boston Rebels ("The Game Plan"), Los Angeles Outlaws ("Against All Odds"),...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 4:48 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — How's this for the wildest story of the young NFL off-season:
The Cleveland Browns nearly traded for San Francisco 49ers Coach Jim Harbaugh, according to ProFootballTalk.com's Mike Florio.
Florio cities multiple league sources and...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:36 AM
The Washington Redskins have their new coach.
According to multiple reports, the Redskins will announce Thursday that they have hired Jay Gruden, offensive coordinator of the Cincinnati Bengals, to replace the fired Mike Shanahan as head coach.
| Dec 17, 2013
| 6:13 PM
Ask Meredith Marakovits how tough it is to get through the 162-game grind of a major league baseball season and she'll happily tell you: "It beats having a real job."
Marakovits, a Central Catholic graduate and Northampton native, completed her second...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 1:30 PM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning snubbed the San Diego Chargers once.
And, therefore, he is a woman.
That is the logic apparently used Sunday at the Chargers-Giants game in San Diego by a fan who was caught on camera holding a humongous...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 4:22 PM
The last two weeks of Eagles watching have turned the fans' bandwagon into a flaming wreck. Believe me, I share this frustration. It's been painful to watch. But with the schedule half-completed at 3-5, let's discuss in a more analytical......
| Oct 22, 2013
| 8:06 AM
Josh Freeman and Peyton Hillis, briefly teammates on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers earlier this season, played against each other Monday night for two different teams -- two very desperate teams.
The Minnesota Vikings were in such need of a spark at...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 7:39 AM
Pay attention, Cleveland. And Detroit. And Minnesota. And Washington. And Tampa Bay. You don't need to bother calling Jon Gruden to fill your head coaching vacancy. "I don't want to be considered for any of these jobs," Gruden told the St. Paul Pioneer...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Win the Super Bowl, and head to Disney. It's a tradition now since Phil Sims uttered the words, "I'm going to Disney World" after winning Super Bowl XXI with the New York Giants in 1987.
Now, Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco gets the free trip...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 3:58 PM
What do you think about Chip Kelly as the next head coach for the Bears? Would his offense work in the NFL? I hope you'll agree with me on this -- whoever the next head coach is, it absolutely must be an offensive coach. -- Alex Dovzhenko, Beardstown