| Mar 9, 2015
| 6:36 AM
Please nobody tell Brandon Marshall that his trade to the Jets last Friday wasn’t the only thing that happened in the NFL over the weekend that potentially affected the Bears. At least six other developments around the league piqued just as much...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 6:24 AM
NFL teams gather in Indianapolis this week for the scouting combine, the underwear decathlon in which college football players try to look like athletes because dumb NFL football teams draft athletes instead of football players.
| Dec 21, 2014
| 2:05 PM
MIAMI - The Miami Dolphins were eliminated from the AFC playoff race despite defeating the Minnesota Vikings 37-35 on Sunday at Sun Life Stadium.
The winning points were scored on a safety with 41 seconds left. Vikings punter Jeff Locke fielded the snap...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 6:17 PM
Marc Trestman acknowledged the Bears' clock management in the final minutes of the second quarter should have been handled better Sunday.
The Bears failed to maximize their timeouts, so an opportunity to, at the minimum, push to get into field-goal...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 12:27 PM
1. Weird day. Weird ending to the game. What did you expect in another weird year?
But the weirdest ending came in the locker room after the Dolphins beat Minnesota, 37-5, and team owner Steve Ross told the media Joe Philbin would return as coach.
| Dec 14, 2014
| 5:59 PM
DETROIT -- Matthew Stafford and the Detroit Lions failed to dazzle anyone in their regular-season home finale on Sunday. They still did enough to move into a first-place tie in the NFC North.
Matt Prater kicked three field goals, including a go-ahead...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 3:39 PM
By Dan Myers, The Sports Xchange
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Vikings receiver Jarius Wright slipped out of a tackle and raced 87 yards for a touchdown, leading Minnesota to a 30-24 win in overtime against the New York Jets Sunday at TCF Bank Stadium....
| Nov 14, 2014
| 10:45 PM
The Vikings and offensive coordinator Norv Turner will test the eye discipline of the Bears defense with packaged plays that allow rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater to target the middle of the field off the mesh point read.
As shown here, the Vikings...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 2:17 PM
If your team is like mine most seasons, at least one of your running backs on your online roster probably has one of those little red "injury" boxes or check marks next to their name. Whether it's severe or mild injury, banged-up backs are just the nature...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 1:25 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Facing third down and 2 with a chance to close out the game, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy and quarterback Aaron Rodgers had a big decision to make. McCarthy gave Rodgers the option to throw or hand off to running back Eddie Lacy,...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 1:52 PM
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- Quarterback Kyle Orton threw a 2-yard touchdown pass to Sammy Watkins with one second left to give the Buffalo Bills a 17-16 comeback victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday at Ralph Wilson Stadium.
Orton completed passes on...