| Oct 26, 2013
| 4:34 PM
Hope you will forgive me, UCF fans, for what I am about to tell you.
This is probably not something you want to hear in the wake of Saturday's definitive dismantling of winless UConn in a game that made UCF seem more like it is in the same league as...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 10:09 PM
Auto Racing--Formula One, Indian Grand Prix, 4 a.m. (NBCSN); NASCAR Sprint Cup, Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500, 12:30 p.m. (ESPN); Drag Racing, NHRA Toyota Nationals, same-day tape, 7 p.m. (ESPN2)
| Oct 24, 2013
| 8:00 PM
Talk about a quarterback scramble.
Through the first seven weeks of the NFL season, nine teams have started at least two quarterbacks — Minnesota has started three — and this weekend you'll be able to add Chicago and St. Louis to that list....
| Oct 29, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Week 9 waiver targets for fantasy football leagues:
Indianapolis wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey (owned in 45 percent of Yahoo leagues)
In five NFL seasons, Darrius Heyward-Bey never has played all 16 games and has yet to eclipse 64 catches in a year....
| Sep 18, 2013
| 3:00 PM
Congratulations NFL fans from Florida! We're on top of the world!
The Miami Dolphins are undefeated and are just 15 games away from tying their brothers from the 1972 season for another run at perfection. Is it too early to break out the bubbly?
| Sep 19, 2013
| 8:13 AM
Already, there seems to be dissention in the ranks with the 0-2 Tampa Bay Buccaneers, but if coach Greg Schiano loses a couple more games then there might well be an all-out revolt.
Or so says Scott Reynolds, publisher of PewterReport.com -- a popular...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 8:02 AM
What are the odds of Tim Tebow joining the Jacksonville Jaguars this season? Thanks to one Las Vegas oddsmaker, we now know.
R.J. Bell of Pregame.com says it's 26 percent.
(UPDATE: I am told the odds for the Jags signing Tebow aren't from Las Vegas...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 2:54 PM
We have an anniversary to celebrate.
On this date in 1987, the NFL players voted to strike after Week 2 of the season. Week 3 was canceled, followed by the most bizarre move in league history. The NFL turned to all American men and essentially said:...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 2:14 PM
TAMPA — Since Football 101 seems to be a serious issue with the Tampa Bay Bucs, we offer some vocabulary basics.
Hobson's Choice is defined as the "necessity of accepting one of two or more equally objectionable alternatives." This obviously fits...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Running off at the typewriter. …
Let's get this out of the way right at the top of this column:
UCF is going to beat Penn State tonight.
You heard me, UCF is going to go into Happy Valley and turn it into Bummed-Out Basin or Crestfallen...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 8:19 AM
Josh Freeman has been benched as the Tampa Bay Bucs quarterback. And the team says it is willing to listen to trade offers for him.
First reported by ESPN's Adam Schefter on Twitter and then by other sources, the Bucs will start rookie Mike Glennon in...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 10:59 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Imagine young Robert Griffin III running a form of the tricky read-option offense, with a still-in-his-prime Adrian Peterson behind him for handoffs.
Even with a reconstructed knee on each of their blazing-fast bodies, that’d be a...