| Dec 30, 2014
| 4:42 PM
LOS ANGELES — Just last week, Florida State University reportedly negotiated a contract extension that will pay football coach Jimbo Fisher an average salary of about $5.5 million a year.
That's an incredible amount of money.
But not nearly...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 2:09 PM
Rex Ryan had yet to coach a game on the Jets' sideline when he stepped into the middle of the Boston-New York rivalry.
In a June 2009 interview on WFAN, Ryan said he did not come to New York to "kiss Bill Belichick's, you know, rings. I came to win....
| Dec 21, 2014
| 5:10 PM
One of the great legacies of George Steinbrenner is the Yankee Silver Shield Foundation, which the late Yankees' owner created in 1982 to fund the education for children of police officers and firefighters in the tri-state area who are killed in the...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 8:36 PM
Got an email from a man who took his kids to the World Series Club of Hartford, a treasure for all who know it. "I thought this would be a great baseball experience for my boys, Grayden (8) and Sammy (7)," wrote Evan Goldstein. "Could this be the same...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Well, here it is. The worst day of the football year. The last day of another lost season. It's Dolphins versus Jets with nothing on the line, and then, as the locker rooms empty, nothing at all. Darkness. For months.
I once stumbled into Don Shula's...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 5:12 PM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The games ended Sunday and now the games begin.
Rex Ryan? Presumed to be gone. Tom Coughlin? Presumed not to be gone. Bill Belichick? Presumed to be OK after a postgame visit with Patriots trainers and a doctor.
| Dec 29, 2014
| 10:25 AM
New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels could be a candidate for one of the five jobs that were open Monday morning when he met with media, but he said his current job is his first priority.
"I haven't even thought about that, to...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 5:30 AM
1. WWBD. What Will Bill Do?
It’s the bi-annual question of the Dolphins season. It’s part of the fun of the Dolphins-Patriots game. This is often a coaches’ game when you sift through the recent chapters, and Bill Belichick is the best...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 4:01 PM
Two days before the worst performance of his football career, Dallas Thomas was riding high after being given the Miami Dolphins' Credo Award for the week's top performing offensive player.
That honor, and its impressive warrior trophy, is given out...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 3:50 PM
The Miami Dolphins beat the Patriots with backup linebackers in the season-opening 33-20 victory over New England, and it appears Joe Philbin's team will need a repeat of that Herculean effort from reserve linebackers on Sunday.
| Dec 13, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Have you noticed?
Late in this NFL season, a sophomoric sense of humor seems to be creeping into the staid, conservative league. Consider:
•The fun began with St. Louis Coach Jeff Fisher last Sunday during the coin toss preceding the Rams' game...