| Nov 19, 2012
| 7:33 AM
Bears coach Lovie Smith likes to say that Kellen Davis can do all the things the good tight ends can do.
Except catch passes.
And hold on to the ball.
And stand up.
This is a bad week for all of that to seem true. A loss on Monday...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 7:47 PM
Plenty of NFL tight ends would be happy to switch places with San Francisco's Vernon Davis this season. The 49ers are 6-2 with a two-game lead in the NFC West and look to be in position to make another run deep into the playoffs or beyond.
But this isn't...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 2:09 PM
We've got this condition that's been affecting portions of the NFL community for the past nine years. I think it's called Owenesia.
Now, I'm no doctor. But I do want to go over a few symptoms with you because, while the condition appears to be dormant, I...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 1:17 PM
Every NFL player faces adversity at some point in their career.
Last year Vontae Davis dipped his toe in troublesome water when he was suspended a game for violating a team rule, allegedly showing up to practice hungover.
This year Davis, a 2009 first-...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 8:00 AM
As one of the leading tight ends in the National Football League, the San Francisco 49ers' Vernon Davis will be one to watch during Sunday's Super Bowl game against the Baltimore Ravens.
Last month, the 28-year-old Davis added another responsibility...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 4:51 PM
NEW ORLEANS — From his home outside Minneapolis, more than 1,000 miles from the Superdome, Vikings assistant head coach Mike Singletary will cast a large shadow on Super Bowl XLVII.
If not for him, two key players in this game might not be where...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 2:18 PM
The 49ers will look to target the tight end in the passing game Sunday during Super Bowl XLVII. They will use concepts that attack three-deep coverage to provide opportunities for quarterback Colin Kaepernick to take a shot in the strike zone (20- to 35-...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 7:34 AM
It’s official: Phil Emery has hit stupid time.
Mike Singletary has been added to Emery’s list.
Or maybe that was David Letterman’s list.
Trib Bears beat monster Brad Biggs reported Monday night that the Bears Hall-of-Fame...
| Jan 9, 2013
Leave Phil Emery alone.
Let the Bears general manager do his job.
That is the message for whatever Halas Hall meddler coaxed Emery into adding Bears legend and Vikings linebacker coach Mike Singletary to the growing list of candidates for...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 7:00 PM
Three years ago, the 14-0 Indianapolis Colts pulled Peyton Manning in the middle of their 15th game, and, instead of trying for a perfect season, coasted into the postseason with back-to-back losses.
It was a prime example of the mail-it-in attitude...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 7:30 PM
The 49ers defeated the Bears every way a team can be beaten Monday night — power, speed and thought.
Almost no one on the team did his job well enough for the Bears to win.
Three aspects of the 49ers' victory stood out upon closer inspection....
| Apr 10, 2013
| 10:57 AM
It is time to get dialed into the 2013 NFL draft, which is two weeks from now.
As the draft approached the Sun-Sentinel will keep you updated on what we suspect the Miami Dolphins will try to do with the No. 12 selection, and the five picks Miami...