| Sep 15, 2014
| 6:40 AM
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears rallied in the fourth quarter Sunday to hand the host San Francisco 49ers a 28-20 loss.
1. The defense has been under fire. It didn’t play well last season, didn’t make enough splash plays in preseason...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 12:50 PM
If you lost, don't panic. If you won, don't gloat. It's Week 2 of fantasy football: redemption or retribution could be at hand.
I don't have to tell you Week 2 is critical. You can pawn off your lineup mistakes from the season opener on new players...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 8:25 PM
The 49ers offense under coach Jim Harbaugh can reduce the formation, create blocking angles at the point of attack and use the "wham" (trap) scheme to open up a running lane for Frank Gore versus the Bears 4-3 defensive front Sunday night in the first...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:13 PM
It's no secret in the football world that former Hurricanes flock to Coral Gables during the off-season to train on Miami's campus and mentor current players.
Miami Dolphins running back Lamar Miller took part in that tradition this past off-season,...
| Aug 8, 2014
Tom Brady, Darrelle Revis, Rob Gronkowski, Jerod Mayo and Logan Mankins didn't play for the New England Patriots and Washington held out Pierre Garcon, DeSean Jackson and Ryan Clark because of minor injuries in the Redskins' 23-6 victory in a preseason...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 4:24 PM
Training camp in the NFL is similar to a movie trailer.
The producers pick the best snippets of the flick, the ones that put the movies' best foot forward while providing an overview of the storyline, and hope the teaser does just enough to intrigue the...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 3:06 PM
Lamar Miller understands the expectations on him are higher, and his window is closing.
So the Miami Dolphins' running back, now in his third year in the league, spent time this offseason learning from some of the NFL's most successful tailbacks.
| Jan 11, 2014
| 6:40 PM
San Francisco's Jim Harbaugh and Carolina's Ron Rivera, teammates with the Chicago Bears in the 1980s, square off with very similar teams. Both have stifling defenses, productive power running games, and mobile, dynamic quarterbacks who can pick up...
| May 9, 2014
| 8:04 PM
Former Towson running back Terrance West used to sell shoes for a living, reluctantly joining the workforce as an overlooked prospect when his football career temporarily was derailed.
Now the Baltimore native has the job of his dreams. He was drafted...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 12:31 PM
Patriots at Broncos
49ers at Seahawks
Last week: 2-2
Broncos 34, Patriots 31
The Patriots have relied on their running game in recent weeks and it has been enough to get to this point. The difference for the...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 1:35 PM
Our experts make their predictions for the NFL's conference championship games.
Monique Jones: Broncos 34, Patriots 31
The Patriots have relied on their running game in recent weeks and it has been enough to get to this point....