| May 9, 2014
| 8:03 AM
Many NFL fans aren't sure if Johnny Manziel, the Heisman Trophy winner who was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the first round of the NFL draft Thursday, will make it as an NFL quarterback.
Poor footwork, they say. Questionable arm and/or mechanics....
| May 13, 2014
| 2:57 PM
With the Bears drafting Kyle Fuller (which looks to me like a great pick) and considering they have two starting corners in Charles Tillman and Tim Jennings, do you think it is possible fourth-round pick Brock Vereen will be on the field more than...
| May 8, 2014
| 9:33 PM
With the Bears in desperate need of a starting safety heading into Thursday night's NFL draft and the top two safeties available, they selected cornerback Kyle Fuller out of Virginia Tech.
With Chicago expecting the obscure from Bears general manager...
| May 28, 2014
| 9:41 PM
Malcolm Glazer, who ascended from near-poverty as a teenager to owning the NFL's Tampa Bay Buccaneers and international soccer powerhouse Manchester United, died Wednesday, the Buccaneers announced. He was 85.
Glazer suffered two strokes in 2006 that...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 5:26 PM
Soon the World Cup will dominate sports conversations around the globe. And while soccer has made inroads in the U.S., some Chicagoans may not be up to speed. But there's no need to study maps and atlases. RedEye has comparisons to help everyone...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 7:31 PM
Ravens safety Matt Elam often used a cautious approach during his rookie season to avoid making mistakes.
That led to Elam thinking more than playing instinctively and he produced few big plays as he started all but one game at free safety after being...
| May 30, 2014
| 7:24 AM
GREEN BAY, Wis. — When Phil Emery set out to rebuild the Chicago Bears defensive line in free agency, he cast a wide net at the outset.
The Bears were all-in on Michael Bennett before the defensive end re-signed with the Seattle Seahawks and...
| May 29, 2014
| 8:31 PM
GREEN BAY, Wis. — The sight of Julius Peppers standing alongside Clay Matthews might take some getting used to, but there they were Thursday during the Packers’ organized team activities under a bright sky with the stands at Ray Nitschke Field...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 2:19 PM
Fans of football, Adam Levine and/or James Spader, mark your calendars now. On Monday NBC announced premiere dates for its fall schedule, including returning favorites "The Voice," "The Blacklist" and "Sunday Night Football" and new series "The...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 2:30 PM
It's barely June, but NBC on Monday locked in its fall premiere dates, with most of its dramas debuting in premiere week while its comedies wait until October.
As it did a year ago, the network will be relying a lot on music contest "The Voice," which...
| May 8, 2014
| 8:20 PM
Former FSU wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin was selected by the Carolina Panthers with the 28th overall pick in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft.
Benjamin was the hero FSU’s BCS Championship Game victory versus Auburn, bringing in two-yard...