| Mar 22, 2015
| 6:08 AM
One man will not make the kind of pass rush the Bears want with their new defense.
Just because they struck first in free agency when they signed outside linebacker Pernell McPhee doesn't mean they should skip a chance to add another player at the...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 1:32 PM
GAME PLAN: In a minor departure from some previous approaches, the Ravens mostly stuck to short passes, except for a late lob from Joe Flacco to Torrey Smith for a 32-yard touchdown pass. The Ravens had to adjust their blocking schemes and go with more of...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 9:00 AM
A new NFL season is dawning and the heirarchy of power in the AFC South is looking pretty familiar. The Colts are still the team to beat, but the Texans are poised to make an improvement over last year's dismal campaign.
The predicted order of finish:...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 9:13 PM
New England Patriots
2013: 12-4, first.
Last in playoffs: 2013.
They're going all the way: TE Rob Gronkowski is (almost) back — he's still favoring his recovering right knee and is said to be 50-50 for the opener against the Dolphins....
| Aug 30, 2014
| 5:00 PM
In predicted order of finish by division:
2013 | 13-3, 1st in West
Last year in playoffs | 2013
Going all the way: Offense-minded Denver beefed up on the other side of the ball, adding end DeMarcus Ware, cornerback Aqib Talib, and...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 3:00 PM
The Miami Dolphins continued the franchise's search for a new general manager by interviewing Titans executive Lake Dawson on Sunday.
Dawson, who serves as Tennessee’s Vice President of Player Personnel, is also a candidates for the Tampa Bay...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 9:12 AM
On the first night of the NFL draft in early May, the Ravens will be in an unfamiliar position.
Accustomed to picking late in the first round during an impressive run of five consecutive postseason appearances, they will have a selection inside the...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 2:57 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — William and Mary's defense is an intricate interplay among all 11 players, with an array of blitzes, coverages and abilities designed to take away what opponents do best. Much of that starts with the two players in the middle of the...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 6:30 AM
Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday -- that way I'll have an excuse to do the same at the start of mine.
Running it back:
| Sep 14, 2011
| 5:29 PM
It looks as if the Titans will have two talented defensive ends returning to the lineup for Sunday's game against the Ravens.
Derrick Morgan and Jason Jones practiced Wednesday and are expected to play Sunday. They missed the season opener against the...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 3:32 PM
Safety Chris Hope (shoulder) missed practice Thursday and his availability for Sunday’s game is in serious doubt. His shoulder popped out last week against the Jaguars, Coach Mike Munchak said.
“He took a good shot on it, it popped in and...