| Jan 17, 2012
| 2:18 PM
It is Christmas Day, and Arthur and Jon Jones are slap-boxing again, two grown adults playfully bobbing, weaving and grappling in front of their parents and children. It was inevitable, really.
Days later, Arthur won't remember what was at stake. Maybe...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 3:56 PM
Once you got past the pre-game show and the outrageous attempt by CBS Sports to use the telecast to try to rehabilitate the reputation of Detroit Lions stomper Ndamukong Suh, TV coverage of the Baltimore Ravens 20-13 victory over the Houston Texans wasn&...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 7:50 PM
For the first time ever, the high-profile Celtics, Lakers and Knicks all missed the playoffs this season.
Or as it's known among NBA accountants, a triple-trouble.
Working on a 1-hitter
Marlins pitcher Brad Hand enters home games...
| Mar 30, 2014
Now starring in middle relief: Pepto-Bismol!
Some samples of new ballpark culinary fare this season:
D-Bat Dog, $25 (Diamondbacks): an 18-inch corndog stuffed with cheddar cheese, jalapenos and bacon, along with a side of fries.
| Feb 11, 2014
| 8:49 AM
Ndamukong Suh has a big payday coming up.
The Detroit Lions defensive tackle, who has 135 tackles and 27.5 sacks in four seasons, just needs the right representation to make sure it's as big as it could possibly be.
A growing number of big-name...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Center Jason Kelce said the fourth quarter of last Sunday's 34-20 romp over the Detroit Lions, who seemingly had complete control of the game minutes earlier, "was as good as it gets." Everything was blocked perfectly on two long touchdown......
| Nov 9, 2013
| 5:48 PM
Jeff George felt Jay Cutler's pain.
As Cutler limped off FedEx Field three weeks ago in Landover, Md., with a torn left groin muscle, George was watching on television at home in Indianapolis and reliving one of the worst days of his 12-year NFL career....
| Jan 3, 2014
| 10:07 AM
Peyton Manning isn't the guy you want to bring up if you're looking for a little lively debate among the folks who pick the Associated Press' All-Pro football team.
All 50 of them think he's the best quarterback in the NFL this season. And it's hard...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 8:32 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Eagles fans once threw snowballs at Jimmy Johnson at the Vet.
On Sunday, they threw bouquets, figuratively speaking, at Chip Kelly as the Eagles coach ran off the field following the Eagles' stunning 34-20 come-from-behind win over...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 2:02 PM
Do you have moments when you expect a public outcry but nothing happens? It happened to me last Sunday when fans were evacuated in the first quarter of a Soldier Field game between home Chicago Bears and visiting Baltimore Ravens. The important words in...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 6:45 AM
The first place Emmy Rossum had dinner while in Chicago this week to film exterior scenes for the upcoming season Showtime’s “Shameless” was Sunda. Rossum dined at Sunda on Sunday and then plugged the Asian restaurant on Twitter, as...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 5:22 PM
In the end, the Bears' scrappy effort wasn’t enough.
"It was really a day of missed opportunities," coach Marc Trestman said.
Settling for a field goal. Costly penalties. They were just part of the equation in Sunday’s 21-19 loss to...