| Sep 14, 2013
| 7:24 PM
The following are updates on area athletes and coaches in the National Football League.
After a bitter ending to his tenure with the Philadelphia Eagles in 2012, Andy Reid started 2013 and his time with the Kansas City Chiefs in sweet fashion with a 28-2...
| Sep 17, 2013
Continuing our weekly discussion/trash talk over our fantasy football league, Chicago's #1 White Sox Fan - Soxman - gets to gloat some more after going 3-0 this week. I lament over Phillip Rivers and the FF bust that is Maurice "Why Didn't Jay Cutler Play...
| Sep 24, 2013
It’s Week Three of the Survivor League where my arch rival – and Chicago’s #1 White Sox Fan – Soxman and I go up against each other in fantasy football. Last week saw Soxman boasting as he had a great week while I only managed a...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 2:06 PM
Nick Kroll always wanted his own TV show, but that doesn't mean the comedian best known for his role as Rodney Ruxin on FX's "The League" thought it would actually happen one day.
"When you get started, you're just trying to get booked at an open mic,"...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 4:24 PM
The Death Star in Star Wars was the ultimate power in the Universe, but had one glaring design flaw, as discussed here: The New Orleans Saints are in many ways almost like a "Reverse Death Star," in that they're a......
| Jan 28, 2013
| 4:32 PM
CBS Sports Network Super Bowl 2013 programs include more than 50 hours of original programming from New Orleans beginning Monday, Jan. 28. Here's the press release and program details from CBS Sports: NFL ON CBS ANNOUNCERS AND CURRENT NFL STARS ANCHOR CBS...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 9:26 AM
Does not include players previously on practice squad, the "physically unable to perform" list or injured reserve:
82 Mike Leach, LS, William and Mary: Reserve; did long snapping; 1 tackle (on punt).
51 Paris Lenon, LB, Richmond:...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 3:44 PM
INDIANAPOLIS - In an effort to create a unified front of support, Cory Redding broke a bit from the pack on Sunday afternoon.
When the loud bass beats of a particular song would blare through Lucas Oil Stadium, it was the defensive tackle who made the...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 4:31 PM
Jaguars Pro-Bowler Maurice Jones-Drew has been called many things in his career. From nouns like superstar to adjectives like elusive, you would think Jones-Drew has been called nearly everything over his seven seasons in the league.
That is, of course,...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 10:14 AM
INDIANAPOLIS - For a second consecutive week, the Colts let the sunshine in.
That is literal, of course, since the roof at Lucas Oil Stadium was open as sunny skies and fall-like temperatures dominated downtown Indianapolis.
But it wasn't just the...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 3:47 PM
On a night in which the nation can witness statistically the greatest running back matchup in high school football history, Glades Day fullback/linebacker Colton McKillican will have an especially unique experience.
He'll get to line up in the same...
| Jun 9, 2011
| 5:51 AM
Kelsey Grammer had dinner with four guests at Le Colonial on Tuesday. The former "Frasier" star, who is filming Starz's "Boss" in Chicago, ordered lychee sangria, singha beer, chao tom, goi ga cuon and banh xao.
The Bulls' Derrick Rose had dinner at...