| Jul 13, 2014
| 9:16 PM
NFL Team Report - New York Jets - INSIDE SLANT
The New York Jets began the 2014 season the same way they ended the 2013 campaign: Bubbling with optimism.
Of course, the first day of training camp is an ebullient one throughout the NFL. But even by...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 8:09 AM
The Sports Xchange
By Frank Cooney, The Sports Xchange
Analysis: Best quarterbacks are more than passers
Good quarterbacks are much more than passers. They are leaders who instill confidence and make teammates play better together than the sum of their...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 2:05 PM
The Sports Xchange
NFL Team Report - Philadelphia Eagles - INSIDE SLANT
After getting everybody's attention in his first year as the Philadelphia Eagles' head coach, Chip Kelly will be expecting even more out of his team beginning with their first...
| Jun 13, 2014
Michael Vick turns 34 this month. Injuries have plagued him for years, and he appears destined to serve as Geno Smith's backup this season with the never-a-dull-moment New York Jets.
But Vick has no plans to ease toward retirement holding a clipboard on...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 8:40 PM
— Of all the presumptions about Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly's offense and even his entire system, only one concept really gets him worked up. It is the notion that he likes to do things certain ways, that his team and his system can somehow...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 4:50 PM
As a star receiver for the Philadelphia Eagles, the speedy DeSean Jackson made a career of creating separation from defenders.
Now, it's the Eagles who have created separation, releasing him this week amid reports his off-field issues outweighed his...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 11:47 AM
ORLANDO, Fla. – The Chicago Bears are considering veterans as they search for a backup to quarterback Jay Cutler, but coach Marc Trestman feels good about what Jordan Palmer showed late in the preseason last year.
“We give Jordan a lot of...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 8:39 AM
The second phase of Mark Sanchez's up-and-down NFL career will take place in Philadelphia.
A week after being dumped by the New York Jets in favor of Michael Vick, Sanchez signed a one-year contract Friday with Vick's former team, the Philadelphia...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 9:00 PM
The Eagles released wide receiver DeSean Jackson this morning. … The NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 concludes tonight with doubleheaders at Madison Square Garden and Indianapolis (games on CBS and TBS). The regional finals will be held Saturday (TBS) and...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 11:57 AM
Rex Ryan and Mark Sanchez will be forever linked.
In our memories, anyway.
The New York Jets finally parted ways with their embattled former starting quarterback this month, and now the team's coach is talking about altering the tattoo on his arm that...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 5:16 PM
Film and football fans who turn out to see Kevin Costner's NFL drama "Draft Day" when it opens this weekend will watch many real-life teams in fictional action, including the Cleveland Browns that Costner's general manager character runs and the Seattle...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 1:15 PM
This is how bad things have gone at quarterback for the New York Jets: They've signed Brady Quinn.
That's Brady Quinn, former Notre Dame golden boy and first-round draft bust of the Cleveland Browns who is now with his fifth team in his seventh NFL...