| Aug 14, 2013
Somebody needs to develop a show based on the new rivalry between ESPN and upstart Fox Sports 1.
There are moves and counter-moves. Fox Sports 1's signings include wildly divergent personalities such as Regis Philbin and Randy Moss. In response, ESPN...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 6:20 PM
The New England Patriots did not wait until Aaron Hernandez was charged with murder to cut ties with the troubled tight end, releasing him from the roster on Wednesday morning soon after police led him from his house in handcuffs.
In a rare instance...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 8:32 PM
As he walked out of the front door of his $1.3 million McMansion on Wednesday morning, handcuffed under his white T-shirt, it struck me that Aaron Hernandez looked like he had alligator arms.
For an NFL receiver, there can be no harsher assessment....
| Jun 11, 2013
| 5:43 PM
Tebowmania is dead.
Let's recheck that. It is on life support, taking its last few breaths, while also sucking the air out of those incessant ESPN updates.
Tim Tebow is now a member of the New England Patriots, an organization in which control freak...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 8:10 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — So much for momentum.
Green Bay had it, having throttled Minnesota in the first round of the NFL playoffs. But the Packers were turned back by a San Francisco team that was two weeks removed from its worst loss of the season.
| Apr 24, 2013
| 4:32 PM
2013 NFL Draft schedule on NFL Network includes live coverage of the Draft from New York City's Radio City Music Hall beginning April 25, with a record-high 47 hours of live coverage. NFL Network's roster of analysts, reporters and college coaches, and 15...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 8:50 PM
General manager Phil Emery was on the job for less than two months when he accomplished something Jerry Angelo failed to do in more than a decade — acquire a legitimate No. 1 wide receiver.
The addition of Brandon Marshall in a trade with the...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 9:00 PM
HONOLULU -- The score wasn't close, but the action was competitive.
That was the assessment of several players after the rain stayed away long enough for the NFC to put the hurt on its AFC counterparts in the Pro Bowl.
Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 8:07 PM
NEW ORLEANS — The Ravens are in the Super Bowl.
The Bears are not.
A link between the teams is Corey Graham. But he isn't the same Corey Graham who called Soldier Field home.
That was Corey Graham, special teams ace.
This is Corey Graham,...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 3:57 AM
For What it’s Worth---on January 30 -- Does Wichita State deserve a mulligan, or does their alleged performance against Indiana State shed some unflattering light on their deficiencies?
I’m not even sure you can go back to Gregg...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 5:22 PM
NEW ORLEANS — Barely two months ago, Alex Smith stood alone under center as the NFL's hottest starting quarterback for one of its best teams.
One concussion later, he is lost in the crowd.
At the San Francisco 49ers' Super Bowl media day this...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 9:29 PM
NEW ORLEANS — What happened Sunday on the world's stage has been going on between John and Jim Harbaugh for many moons.
Jim, 50, is a little more than a year younger than John. So much of his childhood was devoted to trying to measure up to his...