| Nov 11, 2014
| 3:52 PM
The Patriots meet up with old friend Adam Vinatieri Sunday when they play Indianapolis. Hard to believe he has been gone from New England since 2005. He spent 10 seasons with the Patriots and is in his ninth season with the Colts. He has 468 career...
| 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...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 10:50 AM
As practice ended and players were headed toward the locker room, Ravens defensive tackle Christo Bilukidi was standing on the sideline. His jersey was drenched with perspiration and sweat poured down his forehead.
He ran a few sprints, and then he...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 10:35 AM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — It's lonely out there on Sexy Rexy Island. As far as Rex Ryan can see, there is nothing but losses floating on the horizon. As far as the Jets coach can see, there are waves and waves of tabloid pages floating the news that...
| 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...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears continued their winless ways at Soldier Field, losing to the Miami Dolphins 27-14 on Sunday in a poor game all the way around.
1. The Bears were so ineffective offensively in the first half, they ran only 18 plays as...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 7:27 PM
Tom Thibodeau grew up in Connecticut a fan of the Patriots, especially favorite player Sam "Bam" Cunningham. But the Bulls coach really turns into a kid again describing the current leader of his boyhood team.
"I don't know that there's a better football...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 5:45 AM
After losing to the Dolphins, a game in which he threw another interception and committed another fumble on a sack, Jay Cutler had nothing for you.
“I wish I had some more answers,’’ Cutler said with resignation, as if his usual...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 6:28 PM
When Brandon Marshall attempted to insert himself into the Bears leadership void Sunday, you couldn't help but think of poor old Carlos Zambrano. The volatile former Cubs pitcher once mistook confrontation for leadership too. It didn't work out well for...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 3:54 PM
The Patriots sent Darrelle Revis home on Tuesday after he showed up late for a team meeting, according to a Boston Globe report.
Did Revis think he was still with the Jets? Coach Bill Belichick has sent several players home in the past for tardiness,...