| Oct 25, 2014
| 4:46 AM
1. Bill Parcells claims in a new book "neophyte owner" Steve Ross contributed to his leaving the Dolphins. That could be true. But the full truth is what Parcells evidently doesn't address in the book: That he made critical mistakes in the football...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Bill Parcells himself admits he became notorious for his franchise hopping, and "Hamlet-like resignations" from NFL teams.
But in his new biography, "Parcells: A Football Life," the former Dolphins executive admits an uncomfortable relationship with...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 9:55 PM
A funeral doesn't sound like a good way to motivate a losing football team.
Well, maybe if it's the type of service Tony Sparano held this week as interim coach of the Oakland Raiders, burying a football at the practice facility of the 0-4 team to...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 6:41 PM
— The numbers tell us the Philadelphia Eagles have a great chance now of making the playoffs. This is because 77.1 percent of all NFL teams who've started the season 4-1 since the NFL playoffs were expanded to 12 teams have gone on to make the...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 3:51 AM
Yesterday's 34-28 victory by the Eagles over the St. Louis Rams really was a tale of two games: the one in which the Eagles built a 34-7 lead and the one in which the Rams then scored 21 unanswered points.
This is the starting point for this week's...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 2:23 PM
Johnny Football returned to his Texas roots last weekend, going back to where he was a celebrated Heisman Trophy winner.
During the Cleveland Browns' bye, flamboyant rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel received his Aggie ring at halftime of a Texas A&M...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 3:54 PM
Remember that feeling you had the last time you stuck your hand into a pants pocket and found a misplaced $20 bill.
That's how Miami Dolphins General Manager Dennis Hickey must have felt all of training camp watching some of his rookies perform.
| Aug 23, 2014
| 3:41 PM
NEW YORK — When he took over as manager of the Yankees on Nov. 2, 1995, greeted by the blaring tabloid headline "Clueless Joe," and the oft-unreasonable demands of George Steinbrenner, Joe Torre had a choice.
No. 2? Or No. 6?
"I wanted a single...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 8:12 AM
The Dolphins had a glorified practice in the form of a scrimmage on Saturday morning before an estimated 5,000 fans at Sun Life Stadium . This was a good day for Ryan Tannehill, who will be the focus of my coming column. Beyond that, make of it what you...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 5:16 AM
1. It was a smart, necessary and utterly desperate move by the Dolphins to sign Samson Satele and shore up the center position with Mike Pouncey hurt. It tells there was no capable back-up in place. It also demands the parallel-world question how this...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 1:11 PM
Sometimes we're so stuck in the past you don't realize years have past and that song you loved, movie you thought was the bomb, or player you liked is so yesterday.
That's the situation I find myself in with Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Nate Garner....