| Aug 11, 2014
| 9:06 AM
Peyton in a white T. Eli autotuned. The only thing the Mannings are missing in their latest rap video for DirectTV is the brothers joyriding in a stripped down Maybach.
But there is a Pegasus, so ...
A year after the quarterbacking brothers sang about...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Nothing trumps the seriousness of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson's child abuse case, especially not fantasy football. So as someone who drafted Peterson in the second round of one of my league's drafts, I didn't bat an eye when the Vikings...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 9:25 PM
There are a million reasons the NFL needs to clean up its arrogant and callous act.
But there are 22.2 million reasons it will never happen. That is the number of viewers who watched NBC's "Sunday Night Football" recently at the end of arguably the...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 11:14 AM
Tribune sports reporter Phillip Thompson answers readers' fantasy football questions. Ask him about lineups, trades and waiver wire moves at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Q. You asked to hear our sob stories. Here’s mine. I don’t have one team...
| 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 16, 2014
| 11:14 AM
Would you believe that Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler has as many touchdown passes (a league-leading six) and has thrown for more yards per game (262.5) than Peyton Manning (255.5)?
Of course, no one's suggesting that you take Cutler before the...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Ray Rice, a running back for the Baltimore Ravens, renders a woman in a casino elevator unconscious. The NFL views a tape of him dragging her limp body out to the lobby and responds by giving him a two-game suspension.
People become irate and start...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Steve Bornstein, the top media executive at the National Football League and president of its cable channel, will exit his position when his contract expires in May, the NFL confirmed.
A former president of ESPN and ABC, Bornstein played a key role in...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 12:42 PM
As "The League" enters its fifth season, it's getting big with pro athletes, said co-creators Jeff Schaffer and Jackie Marcus Schaffer at the Television Critics Assn. press tour in Beverly Hills on Friday.
"During the first season we had good...
| Aug 6, 2013
Meet the 10 folks you’re going to be losing your $5 buy-in to this year.
The Serious One
From trade request e-mails on Saturday nights at 11 p.m. to being the only person in the history of Yahoo! Sports to actually use the "Smack Talk!" feature,...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 10:25 AM
After hammering away throughout the offseason on renovations to M&T Bank Stadium, the Ravens unveiled the upgrades to fans and media Tuesday morning, five days before the team will hold an open training camp practice at the stadium.
Fans entering Gate A...