| Nov 23, 2011
| 7:12 AM
If “A’’ is Caleb Hanie and “B’’ is Kyle Orton, then I’ll take “C’’ --- none of the above.
Neither should be starting for an NFL team that has Super Bowl hopes. Neither quarterback can win the...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 9:18 PM
With their division lead long gone, playoff hopes fading and coming off perhaps their most bitter loss of the season, Coach Hue Jackson and the Oakland Raiders' season essentially comes down to one game.
Jackson, a former Glendale Community College...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 11:06 PM
We start by putting our Bud Light Spotlight on the man with the most pressure of all this week: Seahawks General Manager John Schneider.
Oh, but we have to. You thought draft day was stressful? Wait til an expedited free agency period starts. Three days...
| Apr 2, 2009
Jerry Angelo made it clear the Bears were "in it to win it.'' And they did.
The Bears acquired Pro Bowl quarterback Jay Cutler from the Denver Broncos on Thursday in exchange for quarterback Kyle Orton, this year's first- and third-round picks and a 2010...
| Aug 21, 2009
Hey, Broncos fans. Don't fret yet over Kyle Orton and the three interceptions in his Denver debut last week.
Perhaps the best thing that could happen to your struggling new quarterback right now will occur Saturday night: He'll be in Seattle for a...
| Aug 22, 2009
Kyle Orton's second preseason game as the Denver Broncos' starter was mostly a reassuring answer to his dismal debut. He completed 16 of his first 19 throws with a touchdown before he relapsed into another mistake.
Matt Hasselbeck was even better,...
| Aug 31, 2009
DENVER -- This game wasn't about the Bears versus the Broncos as much as it was about Jay Cutler versus everything he no longer wanted to be a part of.
Cutler had his way Sunday night, just as he did last April when he forced the Broncos to trade him...
| Sep 5, 2009
A look at the scoreboard might show the true sign of consistency in the coaching transition of Purdue football.
Below the school's name on the scoreboard read the number "52", as in the amount of points the Boilermakers put up in their 21-point opening...
| Dec 6, 2007
| 10:56 PM
Never mind that Rex Grossman had been knocked out of the game in the first quarter with a serious injury to his left leg. The Bears needed all of 1 yard to alter the outcome of Thursday night's 24-16 loss to the Redskins at FedEx Field.
| Dec 13, 2007
| 6:33 PM
Inside the locker room Thursday at Halas Hall, defensive tackle Matt Toeaina took a few minutes during his first full day as a Bear to introduce himself to new teammates.
Fellow defensive tackle Jimmy Kennedy, practically a veteran in comparison having...
| Dec 17, 2007
| 11:17 PM
This was looking like the Bears' defense of the old, reminiscent of the one that paved the way to the Super Bowl last season.
Guys swarmed to the ballcarrier. They dusted off their old punishing hits. And "opportunistic" became part of their vocabulary...
| Dec 23, 2007
| 1:09 PM
It means virtually nothing to the Bears this season other than sardonically costing them a little higher NFL draft choice.
But the Bears' 35-7 victory Sunday over Green Bay before a weather-battered Soldier Field crowd of 55,419, the sixth in eight games...