| Jan 13, 2015
| 6:22 AM
I think Ryan Pace can cancel the Teryl Austin interview.
He might as well, because when Harry Potter took over as the Bears’ new general manager Friday, he talked of urgency to find the best possible coach, and the best possible coach became...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 8:52 PM
Tom Brady threw for 317 yards and two touchdowns as the New England Patriots took control in the fourth quarter to beat the Chargers 23-14 Sunday night in San Diego.
The Patriots have lost eight of their past nine games.
Julian Edelman had eight...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 8:56 PM
SAN DIEGO — The San Diego Chargers got a pristine new field last week.
But Sunday night's game felt like awfully familiar turf.
The New England Patriots bounced back strongly from their setback in Green Bay by knocking off the Chargers, 23-14,...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 7:52 PM
Thanksgiving is behind us, and now the real NFL season begins.
This is the homestretch, when the story is either the favorites maintaining their momentum, or written-off teams rising to the challenge, then getting hot in the playoffs, the way the New...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 8:35 PM
As the NFL season heads into its fourth quarter, the Arizona Cardinals and Cleveland Browns are trying to salvage their fairy-tale seasons, while the San Diego Chargers have climbed off the scrap heap and back into the playoff race.
The Chargers, who...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 7:10 PM
The Show Me State . . . just did.
It was misery in Missouri on Sunday for the teams in last season's Super Bowl. Seattle lost at Kansas City, and Denver fell at St. Louis.
The Chiefs moved into a two-way tie for first in the AFC West by virtue of...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 7:34 PM
The spectacular fashion in which the Bears have fallen to 3-6, more than the fact they are three games below .500, has coach Marc Trestman in an increasingly shaky situation.
What Trestman does with the remaining seven games of his second season will...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 11:27 AM
Ravens officials spent the bye week preparing for not only next Monday night's game against the New Orleans Saints, but for the final six-game stretch that will determine whether the team makes the NFL postseason.
With a 6-4 record, the Ravens are right...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 5:14 AM
1. In late November, the analytics' numbers remain in love with the Dolphins thanks to a top defense and Ryan Tannehill. Footballl Outsiders' analystics rank the Dolphins fourth behind Denver, Green Bay and Baltimore (New England is fifth). Advanced...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 4:43 AM
1. Here's the good news for the Dolphins: Peyton Manning has little around him this week. His two top receivers, Julius Thomas and Emmanuel Sanders, were hurt last game and their status is in doubt for Sunday. They're down to their third running back. And...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 8:50 PM
The Sports Xchange
By Dave Del Grande, The Sports Xchange
Raiders 24, Chiefs 20
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Rookie quarterback Derek Carr hit veteran wideout James Jones for a 9-yard touchdown pass with 1:42 remaining Thursday night, giving the Oakland...