| Nov 6, 2013
| 12:50 PM
Has your afterglow faded from Monday night's historic Bears win? Seriously, put some pants on. Or at least throw on a robe. And yes, I said "historic."
I searched through Pro-Football-Reference.com to find a Bears-Packers game where Chicago was a bigger...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 10:24 AM
Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers have gotten past a shaky start to string together four straight wins for a half-game lead over the Detroit Lions at the top of the NFC North standings.
If he hadn't already, Rodgers established himself as a...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 6:26 PM
In a tunnel inside Lambeau Field before the Bears changed their season by beating the Packers on Monday night, coach Marc Trestman succinctly answered a question that explained a lot about what would happen over the next couple of hours — and...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 2:36 PM
If you suddenly feel the urge to reevaluate Shea McLellin's career, I'm right there with you.
After sacking Aaron Rodgers and breaking his collarbone, some would call that a game changer. I'm calling it a "season changer" and as a result, I'll say it....
| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:48 PM
After the season, the "Jay Cutler Effect" will be measured properly and perhaps even a bit embellished.
In the short term, the impact of his rapid return from a torn left groin muscle will be evaluated as he plays Sunday against the Lions when the Bears...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 12:47 PM
We may have great news for Jacksonville Jags fans. Yes, both of you.
(Lordy, that was cheap.)
Anyway, here's the news based on some scientific studies. (FYI: A "scientific study" differs from an ordinary poll in one significant way: A "scientific...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 8:08 PM
Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross has broken his silence on the bullying scandal that has engulfed his team, saying he's appalled by Jonathan Martin's allegations of daily harassment by teammates.
Ross said he plans to meet with Martin on Wednesday...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:31 PM
The NFL has gone out of its way to protect quarterbacks — the shiny hood ornaments on their billion dollar product.
Can't hit 'em too high, can't hit 'em too low, can't hit 'em as they slide … and, for heaven's sake, don't breathe on them...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 9:59 AM
Philadelphia's Nick Foles became the first NFL quarterback to throw for seven touchdowns in a game Sunday since Denver's Peyton Manning did it in Week 1 this season.
Manning was the first player to toss that many touchdown passes since Minnesota's Joe...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 9:56 PM
Brimming with boyish enthusiasm, Josh McCown bounced into the team facility early with an unproven rookie's appetite for work and stayed late until only the coaches' cars remained in the parking lot.
This sounds like any given day at Halas Hall. This...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 7:29 AM
No doubt, Ravens fans are both pleased and relieved after Joe Flacco, Ray Rice and Justin Tucker toughed out Sunday’s 26-23 victory over the Miami Dolphins at Sun Life Stadium, but the key to that win and the one they hope to get this week against...