| Dec 19, 2014
| 6:16 PM
LANDOVER, Md. — Not even 24 months ago, the teams set to meet again today at FedEx Field were on such divergent paths that many Philadelphia Eagles fans couldn't even bear to contemplate what was happening.
The Washington Redskins had themselves a...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 2:53 PM
This is for my players who are out of the game. I mean my fantasy football players who are suddenly finished with their favorite pastime after not qualifying for their league's playoffs.
You don't know what's worse: being out of contention by Week 8...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 4:21 PM
PHILADELPHIA — More important to Jeremy Maclin than crossing the statistical threshold into the NFL's elite is playing at a level in which his team can beat the worst team in the league.
Because the last time out, that didn't happen, and Maclin...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 8:28 AM
PHILADELPHIA -- Trouble in Paradise?
Possibly, according to a report by phillymag.com's Tim McManus, whose source suggests the relationship between Eagles coach Chip Kelly and general manager Howie Roseman has cooled, but that Kelly and vice president...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 3:01 PM
Doctors have found a mass in the chest of Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry, and have raised the possibility that it could be cancer.
Chiefs trainer Rick Burkholder said the “leading consideration” for what Berry has is lymphoma,...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 6:20 PM
There is no team that Eagles fans dislike more than the Dallas Cowboys, probably because the Cowboys dominated the divisional series for a long, long time and they did it with what some viewed as an annoying air of superiority. That's why any victory over...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 5:16 PM
The following are odds and ends from the local sports scene.
REID, CHIEFS TAKE ON BRONCOS
Coming off a stunning loss to the then-winless Oakland Raiders, the Kansas City Chiefs still find themselves in the hunt for the American Football Conference...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 7:36 PM
— Shockwaves from the trade have long since dissipated, but Philadelphia Eagles linebacker DeMeco Ryans can remember the mixed feelings whenever there's a trigger.
Naturally, as he prepares to face his old team for the first time, this week...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 5:56 PM
We all need a friend, a partner, even a foil.
There was Romulus and Remus, Lewis and Clark, Martin and Lewis, Bert and Ernie — and now Phil and Marc.
The concurrent news conference celebrating a 3-5 start to the season probably was engineered to...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 2:13 PM
By Bob Gretz, The Sports Xchange
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Chiefs made two first-quarter touchdowns stand up as they rode that 14-point advantage to a 24-10 victory over the New York Jets on Sunday afternoon at Arrowhead Stadium.
| Oct 20, 2014
| 7:48 PM
The NFL is a passing league.
Peyton Manning has passed Brett Favre. Joe Flacco has passed Ben Roethlisberger. Philip Rivers has passed Johnny Unitas and Kurt Warner.
The season hasn't even reached the midway point, and records already are falling like...