| Aug 18, 2012
| 7:06 PM
In a season when the greatest rivalry in sports has been the Red Sox vs. themselves, let this stand as more than a left-handed compliment:
In recent games, Jon Lester is pitching like the ace he can be.
On a Saturday when the most exciting intramural...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 6:31 PM
I'm always amazed when fans can get Miami Dolphins executives to reveal something media members can't during the team's season-ticket holder conference calls.
That happened on Wednesday when General Manager Jeff Ireland was asked to outline the...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 6:21 PM
The first two days of NFL free agency, the most ruthless 48 hours in sport, have been seismic, fascinating, confusing, unfathomably cold-hearted and unquestionably game-changing.
That's if you believe in the myth of free agency. But let's play along for...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 1:49 PM
In the event Marc Trestman and Jay Cutler do not always speak the same language, the Bears have hired a translator.
We can be assured Matt Cavanaugh can converse in Trestmanish as well as Cutlerese. What's more, he presumably understands whatever sign...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Faced with a momentous off-season, staring at a facelift of draft picks and free-agent money, ruminating over the possibilities and pitfalls, the Dolphins can be confident about one thing regarding this offseason's decisions:
Someone in the organization...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 4:31 PM
Ozzie Newsome circled the weekend more than a year ago.
He knew that Jonathan Ogden, the first player he picked for the Ravens, would have a strong chance to make the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Feb. 2, 2013. Wouldn't it be something, Newsome thought,...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 3:50 PM
Coach Bill Parcells, Warren Sapp, Cris Carter, Jonathan Ogden and Larry Allen were elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday.
The class of 2013 also included a pair of senior selections, Curley Culp and Dave Robinson. The announcement was made...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 4:25 PM
There's only one question for Dolphins General Manager Jeff Ireland on this first day of the NFL off-season, and it's not why he still has this chance, what he'll do with $48 million and five high draft picks to spend or whether the next few months will...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 6:08 PM
If you watch Phil Simms on Showtime's "Inside the NFL" you get an aggressive, get-after-it kind of guy who is not afraid to express opinions and challenge co-host Cris Collinsworth, among others.
Simms has been outspoken about the excessive...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 12:26 PM
Art Modell, the owner who brought the Ravens to Baltimore, and Jonathan Ogden, the team's first-ever draft pick, were among 15 modern-era finalists announced Friday for the 2013 class of the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
The announcement, which came four...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 6:56 PM
Take cover. Here it comes. The Brother Bowl. The Harbowl. Two weeks of hearing how Jim and John Harbaugh turned every bike ride as kids into a race, every family dinner into an eating competition, every game of tiddlywinks into a war.
Until Super Bowl...