| Sep 22, 2014
| 7:45 PM
Danny Woodhead was many things to the San Diego Chargers — running back, receiver, leader, hard worker and popular teammate. Now he's injured and out for the season.
Woodhead broke his lower right leg on the first drive Sunday in a 22-10 victory...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 12:12 PM
All that time I spent pumping up Danny Woodhead last week and he goes and breaks a leg (it's a figurative well-wish before a big performance, Danny, not a to-do list). Maybe it's me. I also recommended Minnesota's Matt Cassel, who promptly broke several...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 3:13 PM
There are just over 700 starting NFL jobs, and as the 2014 season nears, 13 players with ties to Connecticut are among the fortunate ones. The list includes eight former UConn players: Danny Lansanah, Dwayne Gratz, Anthony Sherman, Kendall Reyes, Will...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 7:30 AM
We’ve spent three weeks getting you prepared for the Miami Dolphins’ exhibition opener against the Atlanta Falcons, which takes place tonight at 7 p.m.
Now it is time to see how much you’ve been paying attention to what’s been...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 12:45 PM
Week 1 lulled us into a false sense of security. With no long-term injuries to major stars, many fantasy football owners likely breathed a bit easier knowing their seasons weren't over before they started.
Most times, though, the left jab sets up a...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 11:51 AM
San Diego Chargers starting running back Ryan Mathews has a sprained MCL in his right knee and could miss four to five weeks, multiple media outlets reported Monday. The injury should allow for more playing time for former UConn star Donald Brown....
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:55 PM
As the opening of NFL training camps creeps closer, so does confrontation with critical concerns on top teams. The outcome of these issues will have a major impact on the drama and results of the 2013 season.
Some of the teams expecting to contend for...
| Oct 2, 2013
The hottest rivalry since "Rowdy" Roddy Piper versus "Superfly" Jimmy Snuka is heating up! The Comix Warriors, fantasy football team of Chicago's King of Geeks (as christened by Laurence Holmes of NBC5 and 670 The Score) was more devastating than the...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 10:54 AM
Prediction: Chargers 24, Dolphins 17
Comment: If the Dolphins can lose to winless Tampa Bay on a long week, they can lose to average San Diego on a short week.
| May 3, 2014
| 9:59 AM
What follows is a list of the top 10 UConn football players drafted. Wondering about guys like Nick Giaquinto and Brian Kozlowski? They worked in the NFL, sure, but they weren't drafted. This history is not as rich and the names not as big as on the...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 1:30 PM
Offense in the NFL is all about identifying mismatches and exploiting them, something the New England Patriots were able to do on a weekly basis when they had tight ends Rob Gronkowski and Aaron Hernandez.
Gronkowski was an in-line monster for the...