| Aug 29, 2013
| 8:08 PM
The Washington Redskins put together their first unbeaten preseason in 28 years without Robert Griffin III even taking a snap.
Griffin then tweeted Thursday night that he will be under center when the regular season opens for Washington on Sept. 9, but...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 9:11 PM
Robert Griffin III tweeted the good news. It's simply not official yet.
The Washington quarterback was cleared Thursday by his surgeon to be under center when the regular season opens for the Redskins on Sept. 9. However, coach Mike Shanahan hedged after...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Rex Ryan, full-time head coach, part-time court jester, was on ESPN Radio the other day saying, "There's a lot of negative talk surrounding our football team, which I think is pretty comical. People don't know our team."
People did know the Jets had...
| 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 12, 2013
| 6:44 PM
New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez expressed hope recently that he'd soon be ready to play again, but those plans may have to be put on hold because his injured throwing shoulder eventually may require surgery.
ESPN reported late Wednesday night...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Even Magic Johnson knows what should be done.
"If the Jaguars are going to only score two points," Johnson tweeted Sunday, "they might as well call Tim Tebow!"
It's pretty sad when an NBA legend who now owns a Major League Baseball team in Los Angeles...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 6:08 PM
Beware the ides of September!
(This has nothing to do with anything, including the rest of this column, but how often do I get the chance to write that? OK, moving on...)
You may have read about the recent battle to choose an additional sport for...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Going to be standing on by best Sunday soapbox a couple times, so slap me if I start preaching too much . . .
Soapbox No. 1: Personal responsibility.
As usually happens this time of year, we have had a couple of negative stories involving members of...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 3:19 PM
TAMPA -- As NFL training camps open nationwide this week, the birds are chirping, sunshine abounds and everyone is wearing a bright yellow smiley-face.
"We're excited," General Manager Mark Dominik said Wednesday morning.
It's not just Tampa....
| Aug 24, 2013
| 8:15 PM
In so many ways, the best answer for the Dolphins this preseason is to the most important question, the one that seems forgotten amid Dustin Keller's injury and that sudden focal point of success, the right guard.
Ryan Tannehill throwing the ball in a...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 9:45 PM
It’s all your fault, Dan Marino.
Every bit of it. You ruined it for everybody else. It’s like the guy who once dated Cindy Crawford (old-school reference, in honor of Marino). What happens after the big breakup?
It’s a downward...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 4:22 AM
Watching this Philadelphia Eagles' defense over the last two games, post-Jim Washburn and his Wide-9 and with defensive end Brandon Graham and safety Colt Anderson playing prominent roles, you just can't help but wonder what could have been. What could......