| Nov 3, 2014
No doubt the biggest oddity of this game was that the Eagles played better after losing starting QB Nick Foles and even better after losing RG Todd Herremans. Whenever they rush for 190 yards, like they did in this game, it's a great day....
| Nov 2, 2014
| 8:10 PM
Welcome to the mild, mild West.
San Diego? Humiliated by a 37-0 defeat at Miami.
Denver? Humbled by a 43-21 loss at New England.
Seattle? Hard-pressed to land the knockout punch against winless Oakland before winning, 30-24.
And San Francisco?...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 2:09 PM
Week 10, the first double-digit week, is a stark reminder that the fantasy football playoffs are just a month or less away. If you’re on the edge in the standings, your final moves on the waiver most likely will determine whether you join your...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 3:38 PM
I wanted to start today's conversation by defining what turns a sports injury into a stupid sports injury. Turns out I'm not smart enough to do that, so I'll get around it the same way Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart did when he couldn't define...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 2:50 PM
Let's talk about Philadelphia sports fans. Are they really the worst people in the country?
Seems like a fair question when you look at the body of evidence. Some examples:
•A man in a Santa suit was booed at an Eagles game in 1968, which started...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 9:21 PM
PITTSBURGH - At home on “Monday Night Football,” the Pittsburgh Steelers are next to impossible to beat.
They proved it yet again with a stirring comeback, rallying from 13 points down in the first half to beat the Houston Texans 30-23....
| Oct 20, 2014
| 9:23 PM
You could almost hear the frustration at Heinz Field as the Pittsburgh Steelers trailed the Houston Texans by 13 points midway through the second quarter.
But after sitting in stunned silence for nearly two hours, the home fans found themselves...
| Oct 21, 2014
By Ron Musselman, The Sports Xchange
PITTSBURGH — At home on "Monday Night Football," the Pittsburgh Steelers are next to impossible to beat.
They proved it yet again with a stirring comeback, rallying from 13 points down in the first half to...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 7:27 PM
Justin Forsett long ago grew accustomed to being overshadowed, underestimated and frequently labeled as a journeyman.
So, it didn't necessarily anger the diminutive veteran running back when he joined the Ravens in April and was immediately dismissed as...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 3:31 PM
Week 6 of the NFL promises too many fruitful matchups to take a chance on a lemon. Several players have been dealing with injuries that could impact their fantasy football production, and owners should consider benching them for better prospects.
| Oct 3, 2014
| 4:32 PM
As anyone who started a Minnesota Vikings player in their fantasy football lineup knows, one injury can have devastating consequences for a whole team -- real or fantasy.
It may not be fair to pin the Vikings' offensive futility Thursday night solely on...