| Aug 22, 2013
| 7:41 PM
Jay Cutler was right earlier this week when he suggested the volume of words devoted to the struggles of the Bears' first-team offense has been excessive.
"You guys are hitting the panic button after two preseason games," Cutler said after being...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 9:39 PM
8 a.m. Motorsports: Formula One practice (in Belgium).--NBCSN
9 a.m. Motorsports: NASCAR Nationwide Series practice (at Bristol).--Fox Spts. 1
9:30 a.m. Golf: Johnnie Walker Championship second round (in Perthshire, Scotland).--Golf
10 a.m. ...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 1:30 PM
OAKLAND, Calif — Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears scored 27 points with the starters in the first half Friday night against the Raiders en route to a 34-26 preseason victory at O.co Coliseum.
1. Tom Flores, the distinguished former coach of...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 9:32 PM
The topic isn’t one the NFL’s MVP considers often. So for a moment, Adrian Peterson nods and gives it deeper thought.
Jerome Felton, Toby Gerhart. Their paths to this point.
Tortuous. Complex. Often frustrating.
Just what is it really...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Percy Harvin has a "slight tear" in the labrum of his hip that could result in the Seattle Seahawks wide receiver requiring surgery.
Harvin opened the team's training camp on the physically unable to perform list and the tear was discovered during an MRI...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 9:02 PM
The Bears should not be looking for a developmental quarterback in April's NFL draft.
They should be looking for a quarterback who could become a starter within a year.
This could be the opportunity for the Bears to draft a quarterback in the early...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 4:26 PM
In the last few years, a handful of rookie QBs have done extraordinary things, and the bar for comparative purposes has been raised. In 2011, Cam Newton took the league by storm, breaking records both for rookie passing yards (4,051)......
| Apr 24, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Yesterday, over at my own little football website, I published a 15,852 word mock draft. Anyone who reads the entire thing has no life. The first three picks went like this: Chiefs: OT Luke Joeckel Jaguars: OT Eric Fisher Raiders:......
| 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...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 8:11 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — William & Mary opened its 20thannual Colonial All-Pro Football Camp on Sunday with an appearance by NFL quarterback and Richmond native Russell Wilson.
Wilson spoke to the crowd of more than 350 kids and encouraged them to become...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 12:23 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — When Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck came to the Colonial All-Pro Football Camp at William and Mary on Monday, he was able to share more than just a few tips about passing, running or catching.
Speaking to the kids at the...
| Jun 26, 2013
WILLIAMSBURG — The last time Matt Ryan had touched down in Virginia, he crushed the hopes of thousands. Tuesday's visit was far more benign.
Ryan, the Atlanta Falcons' Pro Bowl quarterback out of Boston College, appeared at William and Mary's...