| Jan 7, 2015
| 5:53 AM
It would be nice if the Dolphins made January news on the field, for once, rather than annually doing it off the field. It wasn't a coaching or general managerial shuffle this time. They added Mike Tannenbaum to the football power structure in a move...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 6:07 AM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — It's going to take some time for Larry Foote, the Cardinals' 34-year-old linebacker with 134 career starts and two Super Bowl rings, to sort out what he is going to do.
After the Cardinals were bounced from the playoffs by the...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 5:13 PM
The Bears stepped up their general manager search Tuesday by interviewing two candidates at Halas Hall.
Brian Gaine, the Texans' director of pro personnel, and Lake Dawson, the Titans' vice president of player personnel, are believed to be the first two...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 8:05 PM
True story: The first Super Bowl was such a novelty America was watching a commercial during the actual kickoff. The TV producer told sideline reporter Pat Summerall to ask Green Bay coach Vince Lombardi to kick over again.
Summerall didn't. But that'...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 8:32 AM
After an exhaustive national search, the Philadelphia Eagles finally found their new personnel man right in their own building on Thursday. They promoted Ed Marynowitz to vice president of player personnel.
Marynowitz, 30, joined the Eagles in 2012 as...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 12:26 PM
Eight nights before he coached in his sixth Super Bowl, Bill Belichick was a punchline. Embroiled in an NFL investigation into allegations that his team used underinflated footballs in an AFC Championship Game victory, Belichick has become fodder for...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 6:08 AM
Ryan Pace hit the ground asking questions as general manager, trying to get a sense for how Todd Bowles would fit as the next coach of the Bears.
Thirty minutes into his position as head man of all football operations at Halas Hall, Pace walked into the...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 5:47 PM
It seems to be fitting for the Super Bowl champion to be possibly still involved in a cheating scandal because this has been a year of turmoil for the NFL, whose image has been tarnished and integrity challenged.
The Seattle Seahawks could have ended...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 8:13 PM
Observations of the stuff that aired in between commercials Sunday:
* The big number for NBC is 111.5 million: The number of viewers who watched last year's Super Bowl, the largest TV audience of all time. So the network wasn't upset that a huge...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 12:45 PM
Cheating, getting an edge, pushing the boundaries, skirting the intent of a rule ... it only seems like the Patriots invented the art form. But it has been going on for years. Here's how in various sports, with contributions from Courant staff writers...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 5:42 PM
PHOENIX — Sitting side by side with the Vince Lombardi Trophy between them, Pete Carroll and Bill Belichick were a contrast in style.
Carroll was witty, expansive and enthusiastic during a joint news conference Friday morning. Belichick was...