| Jan 24, 2015
| 5:55 PM
Cable TV is about to get more expensive for millions of consumers because of a bidding war between networks and the country's most powerful sports leagues.
Time Warner Cable, Cablevision and scores of rural cable providers are tacking on sports...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 9:07 AM
Dez Bryant was robbed. So were the Dallas Cowboys and their fans.
Lots of people have thought so ever since officials overturned a spectacular fourth-down catch by Bryant during the Cowboys' eventual loss to the Green Bay Packers in the divisional round...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 8:22 PM
Last week: 9-4 (8-5 against the spread). Season: 88-45-1 (76-58 against the spread).
Dolphins (5-3) at Lions (6-2)
Noon Sunday, CBS-2
Lions by 3 (O/U 44)
Possibly the game of the week. The Dolphins have won consecutive games only once this...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 5:49 PM
GREEN BAY — Referee Gene Steratore sparked the NFL's latest rules controversy when he clicked on his microphone to explain the call that helped decide Sunday's playoff thriller between the Packers and Cowboys. And during the postseason, in...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 3:44 PM
The Seattle Seahawks had just pulled off a huge comeback in the NFC championship game last Sunday to beat the Green Bay Packers and secure a second consecutive trip to the Super Bowl. Fans at CenturyLink Field roared their approval. A gleeful city was...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 1:25 PM
The Chicago Bears on Saturday promoted rookie tight end Blake Annen from their practice squad.
Starting tight end Martellus Bennett is questionable for Sunday night's game against the Green Bay Packers because of a rib injury he suffered in practice...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 10:11 PM
GREEN BAY — The Bears won Sunday's coin flip at Lambeau Field. So there was that, a plus for a team that opted to take the ball first in order to keep Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers on the sideline for as long as possible.
And quarterback Jay...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 10:24 PM
GREEN BAY — Get before your Ditka shrine and pray to the football powers that the Bears quit Sunday night at Lambeau Field.
The alternative is pondering the possibility they are miserably outclassed in talent when compared to the Packers, who...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 9:14 AM
The Chicago Bears headed into their bye week reeling and confused, losing 51-23 to the New England Patriots in Week 8. It was a brutal loss that exposed the team’s countless deficiencies. But nothing a little time off and some valuable self-scouting...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 5:00 PM
The Bears' second straight home victory kept their season alive Sunday. As it turns out, though, that medicine doesn't have a pleasant aftertaste.
Back-to-back wins over the Vikings and Buccaneers improved their record to 5-6 but did not alleviate...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 7:52 PM
Thanksgiving is behind us, and now the real NFL season begins.
This is the homestretch, when the story is either the favorites maintaining their momentum, or written-off teams rising to the challenge, then getting hot in the playoffs, the way the New...