| Dec 13, 2012
| 5:23 PM
Don Shula moves across his home, slowly and carefully, with the help of an aluminum walker.
"Don't time me in the 40,'' he says.
A decade ago, he limped. Five years ago, he felt his body crumbling. Was it from playing football? From age? He didn't...
| May 21, 2013
| 6:50 AM
If NFL owners have a sense of history and tradition, they'll award Super Bowl 50 to South Florida later today.
But if they want to deliver the latest proof that the sports world is ruled by hypocrisy and blinded by bling and the almighty dollar, they'll...
| May 15, 2013
| 2:28 PM
The week before The Squared Circle opened in mid-March, owner and pro wrestler Lisa Marie Varon — better known as Victoria during her WWE days and Tara currently with TNA wrestling — sat in a corner booth of her Lincoln Park restaurant,...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 2:34 PM
You can think what you want about San Francisco coach Jim Harbaugh's quarterback decisions, weigh in however you feel about his starting a young Colin Kaepernick over the experienced Alex Smith against the Dolphins.
You can think a starting quarterback...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 6:29 PM
Dan Marino remembers feeling surprised, then confused. He remembers thinking he'd be drafted high — "Maybe in the top five picks,'' he says — then sitting on the couch in his Pittsburgh home as those first five teams passed on him.
| Apr 26, 2013
| 11:29 AM
Last week I lamented that former Gator football coach Steve Spurrier was left off the rapidly growing list of "Great Floridians."
I used Spurrier (and former Gator great Danny Wuerffel) to illustrate a point about just how arbitrary the list had...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 11:01 PM
The Pro Football Hall of Fame expects a record turnout of members for its inductions celebrating its 50th anniversary.
As many as 130 Hall of Famers are expected to attend from Aug. 2-4 as Larry Allen, Cris Carter, Curley Culp, Jonathan Ogden, Bill...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 3:00 AM
This NFL offseason represents the 10-year anniversary of the inception of the "Rooney Rule." The rule, named after Pittsburgh Steelers' Chairman Dan Rooney, requires teams to interview minority candidates for all head coaching and senior football...
| May 30, 2012
| 4:38 PM
HBO" Hard Knocks" will kick off its new season this August with a look at the Miami Dolphins...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 4:42 PM
Florida4Less, a UK specialist in holidays to the Sunshine State, has conducted a search for the greatest food challenges in Florida. Here are their Top 5. (And tell us about your favorite food challenges): 1. 48-oz Steak Challenge at Don Shula's Steak...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Alec Baldwin (provided he's not kicked off of his flight) hosts NFL Honors, a new awards show saluting the best players and plays from the 2011 season, featuring luminaries from football and entertainment at the Murat Theatre in Indianapolis. Held the...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 4:33 PM
NFL Network Super Bowl XLVI programming includes more than 100 hours of TV coverage from Indianapolis Jan. 30-Feb. 5. Full Super Bowl week highlights and day-by-day schedule from NFL Network: MORE LIVE SHOWS FROM INDIANAPOLIS & 100+ HOURS OF COVERAGE...