| Aug 27, 2014
| 2:29 PM
It's a football story playing out Thursday night in Sun Life Stadium, just another football story of a player trying to make his NFL team at a time dozens of players try to do the same across the league.
The story isn't about whether Michael Sam showers...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 7:34 AM
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Browns WR Gordon eyes CFL
Suspended wide receiver Josh Gordon wants to play football, even if that means prying his way into the Canadian Football League.
However, the NFL's leading receiver in 2013 needs permission from the...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 3:05 PM
New Steelers running backs coach James Saxon worked in the same capacity the past three years in Minnesota, where future Hall of Fame running back Adrian Peterson made life simple. Peterson received the lion's share of the carries and Saxon had no...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 11:02 AM
-- Top performers for today's practice: 1. Jimmy Wilson (INT, sack), 2. Rishard Matthews (TD rec); 3. Branden Albert (lock down!)
-- "This is the only place I'm sane," Cortland Finnegan said of being back on the practice field.
-- Philbin said...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:19 PM
It was during the Heat's playoff run, while Son No. 2 was making excuses for a speeding ticket, that in a parental fit of exasperation I said, "You have to own your mistake."
It immediately hit me: That was Erik Spoelstra's line. It was a thought the...
| May 22, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Derrick Thomas joins the 14 players and two coaches announced Thursday as the latest class to join the College Football Hall of Fame by the National Football Foundation.
The former Alabama linebacker played for the Crimson Tide from 1985-88, where he...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 1:23 PM
The NFL season is still a few months away, but before long fans will be conducting drafts for the 2014 fantasy football season.
Unlike many NFL franchises, when searching for players to fill fantasy rosters, fantasy team owners don't pay much attention...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 4:44 PM
The San Diego Padres spent a pick Saturday in the baseball draft on an infielder better known for his football prowess.
Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel was selected in the 28th round as the 837th overall pick by the Padres. Manziel didn't...
| 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...
| 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...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 7:43 AM
The football life of former NFL star running back Ricky Williams, who played seven seasons for the Miami Dolphins, has been an adventure. The latest stop on his journey is China, where he is part of the coaching staff that is training a group of Chinese...
| 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...