| Apr 28, 2011
| 8:26 AM
Ten years ago, the Atlanta Falcons mortgaged their future to acquire Michael Vick with the first pick of the NFL draft.
In hindsight, given Vick’s crimes and premature exit from Atlanta, the decision was regrettable. But the Falcons’ football...
| Nov 27, 2011
| 1:50 PM
Often in the past, Peyton Manning has been hesitant to reveal much about his personal life.
But in an unusual season for the Colts-one in which they dropped to 0-11 with a loss to the Panthers on Sunday-the quarterback broke from tradition and...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 5:20 AM
Sirius XM Radio announced today that former Indianapolis Colts Vice Chairman Bill Polian has joined SiriusXM NFL Radio, the only radio channel dedicated to the NFL 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Polian will make his debut on Monday, January 30, on...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 11:53 AM
Jim Irsay Opening Statement:
“We are here to announce the conclusion of Peyton’s playing career with the Colts. We are here very much, as well, to honor all of the incredible memories and incredible things that he has done for the franchise,...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 12:53 PM
For the past 14 years, Peyton Manning has played with the Indianapolis Colts. The quarterback has become an icon, since he was drafted in the late 1990's.
"We say thank you for, again, helping propel the destination and the city as a whole onto the...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 9:26 AM
Steelers' all-time leading wide receiver, Hines Ward, has announced that he will retire after 14 seasons with Pittsburgh
Ward was originally drafted by the Steelers in the third round (92nd overall) of the 1998 NFL Draft out of Georgia. The Forest Park...
| Oct 23, 2011
| 2:33 PM
Matt Ryan's touchdown pass to Roddy White late in the second quarter proved to be the difference as Atlanta downed Detroit, 23-16, at Ford Field.
Ryan went just 20-of-34 for 218 yards and two interceptions, and added a rushing touchdown for the Falcons...
| Jan 19, 2010
"Run the football, play good defense and avoid turnovers".
For many years, it's been considered the football formula for success. Vince Lombardi, Don Shula and Chuck Noll were among the hall of fame coaches who believed in those basic strategies for...
| Apr 19, 2009
Off-season newsmakers: Acquired a good defensive end in Antonio Smith and linebacker in Cato June, and a bad backup quarterback in Dan Orlovsky, while trading serviceable backup QB Sage Rosenfels.
Needs: More defense.
| Dec 5, 2008
The playoffs are here. You made it. Don't screw it up.
I got a mulligan after sitting the Eagles' Brian Westbrook in a fit of pique on Thanksgiving, leaving nearly 40 points on the bench and losing by eight.But the next dumb roster move will be your last...
| Aug 14, 2008
| 6:02 PM
A day after a couple of old Redskins were honored, a couple of new ones put a fitting capper on Hall of Fame weekend.
Rookie Colt Brennan threw two touchdown passes in the second half, leading new Washington coach Jim Zorn and the Redskins to a 30-16...
| Nov 29, 2007
| 8:18 PM
Numbers mean little to Alex Brown.
Forget that the trio of defensive ends Michael Strahan, Osi Umenyiora and Justin Tuck has combined for 25.5 of the Giants' NFL-high 38 sacks this season.
Ignore that the Bears' defensive-end trio of Brown,...