| Sep 14, 2013
| 6:35 PM
Denver is unstoppable.
Baltimore is toast.
San Diego chokes. So do Washington and the New York Giants.
Detroit and Kansas City have finally turned the corner.
It's so tempting to look at what happened in Week 1 of the NFL season and extrapolate...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
NEW ORLEANS the New Orleans had a bad year on the football field when it comes to their 7-9 record, Drew Brees broke more NFL records and continued to throw tons of touchdowns. The Super Bowl XLIV MVP has served as an ambassador for the...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 4:07 PM
NEW ORLEANS – It doesn't mean watch out, Denver, if the Dolphins win Monday to start 4-0 for the first time since 1995. It doesn't mean they're a mortal lock to host a playoff game or you move them into the Super Bowl discussion.
| Sep 28, 2013
| 5:15 PM
How does someone become a urine-sample collector anyway?
Is there a test?
Do you need a college degree and, if so, which one?
How much does it pay? I think a million dollars a week sounds fair.
Been thinking about this (gross!) since the story...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 10:46 AM
Prediction: Saints 31, Dolphins 24
Comment: Monday Night. In New Orleans. Against the 3-0 Saints. The ingredients add up to the the highest degree-of-difficulty of any game on the schedule.
| Sep 24, 2013
It’s Week Three of the Survivor League where my arch rival – and Chicago’s #1 White Sox Fan – Soxman and I go up against each other in fantasy football. Last week saw Soxman boasting as he had a great week while I only managed a...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 11:06 PM
Soccer--Premier League, Aston Villa at Norwich, 6:40 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Tottenham at Cardiff, 8:55 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Fulham at Chelsea, 11:25 a.m. (NBCSN); MLS, Seattle at Los Angeles, 7:30 p.m. (NBCSN)...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 9:02 AM
Johnny Manziel is about as big a star as you can find in college football — in status, that is, not in actual height.
After becoming the first freshman ever to win the Heisman Trophy, the Texas A&M quarterback hasn't let up this season, completing...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 3:00 PM
Congratulations NFL fans from Florida! We're on top of the world!
The Miami Dolphins are undefeated and are just 15 games away from tying their brothers from the 1972 season for another run at perfection. Is it too early to break out the bubbly?
| Sep 17, 2013
Continuing our weekly discussion/trash talk over our fantasy football league, Chicago's #1 White Sox Fan - Soxman - gets to gloat some more after going 3-0 this week. I lament over Phillip Rivers and the FF bust that is Maurice "Why Didn't Jay Cutler Play...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 2:44 PM
For the past decade, the Bears were the team with great defense and special teams and juuuust enough offense to be competitive. This combo resulted in a couple of close calls, but no Super Bowl wins.
The recipe for NFL success changed, and we've...