| Dec 18, 2014
| 5:39 PM
Typical pro athlete. When quarterback Ryan Lindley signed a practice-squad deal with the San Diego Chargers a few months ago, he had his wife stay home in Arizona, and he took off to the West Coast to live with another woman.
| Dec 18, 2014
| 4:41 PM
After benching Jay Cutler this week, the Bears seem to have little choice but to trade or cut him after this season, although he says his goal is to remain with the team.
Trading Cutler would be the only way to avoid owing him the majority of $15.5...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 6:38 PM
Fresh off their sixth victory in seven games, the three Detroit Lions quarterbacks went for a jog Monday. That's when 10-year veteran Dan Orlovsky made a startling confession:
"This is my first 'Victory Monday.'"
Victory Mondays are a funny tradition,...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 7:10 PM
The Show Me State . . . just did.
It was misery in Missouri on Sunday for the teams in last season's Super Bowl. Seattle lost at Kansas City, and Denver fell at St. Louis.
The Chiefs moved into a two-way tie for first in the AFC West by virtue of...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 5:33 PM
Strange days indeed.
After starting the season 0-10, the Oakland Raiders finally got a win . . . by beating the scorching-hot Kansas City Chiefs, who had won seven of their previous eight games.
The first-place Atlanta Falcons at 4-6 will play host...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 8:45 PM
Last week in parentheses.
1. Patriots 7-2 (1): Tom Brady says key to his success at this point in his career is an early bed time.
2. Cardinals 8-1 (2): Drew Stanton 2-1 as a starter already this season so no reason to believe this heads south with...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 7:12 PM
Last week: 8-5 (5-8 against the spread)
Season: 96-50-1 (81-66 against the spread)
Vikings (4-5) at Bears (3-6)
Noon Sunday, CBS-2
Bears by 3 (O/U 46)
While the Vikings are rested, the Bears are reeling. They have yet to win at home and have...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 9:01 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Seattle took a giant step toward its second consecutive NFC West title when quarterback Russell Wilson and a dominating defense led the Seahawks to a 35-6 victory over theArizona Cardinals on Sunday at University of Phoenix Stadium....
| Dec 26, 2014
| 7:06 PM
The Carolina Panthers went more than two months between wins this season and the Atlanta Falcons were close behind, with a 52-day stretch between victories.
Their combined 12-17-1 record aside, either the Panthers or Falcons are headed to the playoffs,...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 9:57 PM
ST. LOUIS -- The Arizona Cardinals lost another quarterback and won another game.
Despite the departure of starter Drew Stanton, Arizona used its stout defense and four field goals by placekicker Chandler Catanzaro to post a 12-6 win over the St. Louis ...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 10:19 AM
Oregon quarterback and Heisman Trophy favorite Marcus Mariota has been named the winner of the 2014 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award. The award is presented annually to "the nation’s top quarterback who best exemplifies character, scholastic and...