| Feb 16, 2014
| 2:20 PM
MIAMI The hardest thing to get around?
Between us and them.
Between the barbarians and the people who cheer them.
Between the barbarians and even the lawyer who investigated them.
Between the barbarians and even the coaches paid to...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 7:55 AM
Michael Sam, the Missouri defensive end and SEC Defensive Player of the Year who could soon become the NFL’s first openly gay player, has received supportive messages from a few Miami Dolphins players via Twitter.
Cornerback Brent Grimes (@...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 5:20 AM
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Norv Turner doesn't name-drop. He fame-drops.
In 20 minutes on Thursday, Turner, the new Vikings offensive coordinator, mentioned John Robinson, Don Coryell, LaDainian Tomlinson, Emmitt Smith, Troy Aikman, Terry Allen, John Riggins,...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Dear Miami Dolphins,
There's this vibrant hum of hope surrounding you today. And this undercurrent of civic fear. That's the intersection where this season idles as Dolphins fans feel the promise this Sunday and run fingers over scars of the last 10...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Here is the type of December day we're supposed to have with the Dolphins and Patriots. Here is the kind of late-season game full of playoff meaning you want when the schedule first comes out.
This wasn't supposed to remain as easy as the Patriots...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 11:28 AM
50. "I don't think I've been asked this many questions since my mother caught me drinking in high school." - Don Strock after winning his first game as Dolphins quarterback in 1976
49. "I need this like I need another knee operation." - Dick Anderson...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 12:47 PM
We may have great news for Jacksonville Jags fans. Yes, both of you.
(Lordy, that was cheap.)
Anyway, here's the news based on some scientific studies. (FYI: A "scientific study" differs from an ordinary poll in one significant way: A "scientific...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 8:14 PM
- The shot in the final minute wasn't much of one on Tim Thomas, a change-up compared to the bullets he had stopped most of Thursday night, a dribbler compared to the snipers he'd kept the Panthers in the game battling.
That only added to the pain as he...
| Oct 6, 2013
Who owns a tattoo? The obvious answer is the wearer, who paid for the ink and is now permanently (more or less) attached to it. Yet recent disputes have called into question the easy idea that if you buy a tattoo, you also own it and can display it as you...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 4:31 PM
So my Saints travel to Soldier Field this weekend to take on the Bears. And while fans may think there's not much bad blood between the teams, history says otherwise.
No, Saints fans don't loathe Chicago like they do Atlanta. And yes, we are a forgiving...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Where does the time go? Can it possibly be 14 years since I made my first trip to Austin with K-State? I’ll remember that day for the great interception return for a touchdown by Mark Simoneau, who went on to become an All-American before a career...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 7:50 PM
Virginia has gone undefeated in non-conference play only once in the last 15 football seasons, in 2005, and with No. 2 Oregon visiting Scott Stadium on Saturday, that trend figures to continue.
The Cavaliers upset No. 2 Florida State at home in 1995,...