| Mar 28, 2014
| 6:05 PM
It is impossible to analyze the Eagles' decision to release DeSean Jackson without the requisite context, and that context is Aaron Hernandez.
This is not to say that whatever Jackson did to warrant dismissal in the eyes of Jeffrey Lurie, Chip Kelly, and...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 10:05 PM
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman lived every human's dream during his epic Mr. T-like postgame rant about San Francisco receiver Michael Crabtree Sunday night.
He said what he wanted when he wanted where he wanted and — most important ...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 7:01 PM
A Chicago attorney specializing in tax law has been barred from preparing most tax returns for anyone other than he and his family, following allegations that he helped customers — including former Bear Kyle Orton and other NFL players —...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 2:50 PM
The last time he was at the top of anyone's list Mike Rumph was leaving Miami as the San Francisco 49ers' first-round pick. He had the same dreams everyone else did when he was young, even as young as his players are today.
That's why, as he sits behind...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 4:22 PM
For those who think the Eagles have no chance this Sunday in Denver against the Broncos, think again. The Las Vegas oddsmakers, who know more about football than the players and coaches themselves (and even some sports writers), have concluded......
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:02 PM
— Clock management, always an issue with former Philadelphia Eagles coach Andy Reid, now is his successor's biggest albatross as well.
Chip Kelly called his first timeout Friday, buying precious days or even weeks to figure out his next move in...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 7:09 PM
— Andy Reid tried to change once. It led to around 30 seconds or so of unemployment.
He learned his lesson. He won't try changing again.
The former coach of the Philadelphia Eagles and current coach of the Kansas City Chiefs is back to being the...
| Sep 22, 2013
Two decades ago, he was one of three young traders who made $27 million in 22 days trading the stock of a bankrupt company on the Chicago Stock Exchange, becoming known as one of "the bad boys of arbitrage."
Assessing that deal, a federal appeals...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 1:00 PM
State Rep. Christina Ayala's car and boyfriend have caused her nothing but trouble recently. Now one has made sure the other isn't a problem anymore. Last year, first-time candidate Ayala was charged with a hit-and-run in Bridgeport weeks before...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 4:56 AM
Terrell Owens has a reputation: Diva, ego-maniac, a me-me-me guy.
Say what you will about him, but make sure to also include this undeniable label:
He is a fighter on the front lines of noble causes.
Owens began the good fight in his rookie season...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 6:14 PM
Terrell Owens doesn't want to be The Guy.
You know him well. Over-the-Hill Guy. Hanger-On Guy. Please-Give-It-a-Rest Guy.
At 39, Owens is wise enough to understand the challenge of putting his résumé out there, asking for takers. At 39, he also has a...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 8:45 PM
Redskins 28, Cowboys 18
Rookie Alfred Morris ran for 200 yards and three touchdowns as host Washington clinched the NFC East title with its seventh consecutive victory.
Robert Griffin III was 9-of-18 for 100 yards but rushed six times for 63 yards and...