| Jan 11, 2013
| 1:50 PM
The Kansas City Chiefs have hired Doug Pederson as their new offensive coordinator and have also hired Bob Sutton as the team's new defensive coordinator.
Pederson played under Andy Reid in Philadelphia and was named the club's quarterbacks coach in...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 6:48 PM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The New England Patriots, bidding to go to their sixth Super Bowl in the past 12 years, are back in the AFC championship game.
Now, they'll have to get by without star tight end Rob Gronkowski.
Gronkowski, who returned from a broken...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 8:10 AM
Did Jimmy Johnson tweet anything else today?
Hey, don’t laugh. There’s more information about the Bears coaching search coming off a houseboat in Miami than from the offices in Lake Forest.
But until we see white smoke coming out of...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 5:51 PM
Ray Lewis' trademark instincts kicked in again Saturday, a display of football savvy punctuated by the Ravens inside linebacker slamming Denver Broncos rookie running back Ronnie Hillman to the ground.
During the third quarter of the Ravens' dramatic 38-...
| Dec 31, 2012
Two thousand steps forward.
Two big steps back.
On a Sunday when Minnesota's Adrian Peterson became the seventh NFL player to run for 2,000 yards — coming within nine of breaking Eric Dickerson's season rushing record — two teams backpedaled...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 5:45 PM
DENVER, Colo. -- The Broncos locked up the No. 1 seed in the AFC playoffs in a game that cinched the Kansas City Chiefs' hold on the No. 1 overall draft pick in 2013.
Peyton Manning threw for three touchdowns as the Broncos rolled to their 11th...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 4:40 PM
Ray Lewis had given countless speeches like this before so when he walked toward the front of the team auditorium Wednesday morning and started talking about brotherhood and seizing the moment, nothing seemed particularly amiss to his Ravens’...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 11:26 AM
A longtime friend and former teammate of middle linebacker Ray Lewis, Hall of Fame cornerback Deion Sanders opined that perhaps the former NFL Defensive Player of the Year is retiring from football because he feels his teammates aren't matching his...
| Jan 4, 2013
Of all the former Bears players Chairman George McCaskey could have compared Jay Cutler to the other day, he chose George Halas.
Who last played in 1928. Who played end. Who never contributed to getting a head coach fired because, well, he was the...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 7:16 PM
Instead of watching the Packers in a wild-card playoff game Saturday night, you could have been watching the Bears.
All the Bears needed to still be playing was for the Packers to beat the Vikings on Sunday when they were three-point favorites.
| Jan 4, 2013
| 10:59 AM
Let's just say that Ray Lewis had better not pull a Brett Favre and, like, come back.
Kooper's North is really taking Ray Lewis' retirement to heart. The Mays Chapel Pub is going all out with its tribute to the 10-time All-Pro linebacker, who will be...