| Nov 1, 2012
| 6:15 AM
Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday....
| Aug 26, 2012
| 7:11 AM
The Miami Dolphins have been patient enough with this batch of wide receivers.
The coaching staff has given Brian Hartline all summer, and all training camp to recover from a troublesome left calf injury that has forced him to miss the entire preseason....
| Sep 16, 2012
| 1:58 PM
When push comes to shove, Jay Cutler and J'Marcus Webb should settle their differences away from the prying eyes of a national television audience.
Cutler's most recent public display of dissatisfaction has Bears fans and the rest of the NFL talking...
| Dec 21, 2012
The big-picture stuff going on in Lake Forest is juicier than it has been in years. To my delight, that's not going to change for many weeks.
Who coaches the Bears in 2013 is a much more meaningful, more layered conversation than if Lovie Smith's...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 7:05 AM
Every Monday morning, the day after my favorite day of the week but still hours before that week’s slate of games officially wraps up with “Monday Night Football,” I will bring you my weekly premature NFL power rankings.
| Oct 1, 2012
| 3:51 PM
Opening Statement: “(It’s a) tough place to play in Green Bay at Lambeau Field. I almost think if you win that game it should count as two wins. I know you have visited with Aaron (Kromer) already today and he talked a little about that....
| Sep 27, 2010
| 9:36 PM
As the 3-0 Bears soaked in their 20-17 victory over the rival Packers, Brian Urlacher was asked if he thought people were believers now.
"I could give a (crap),'' the linebacker said. "I don't care what people say.''
Urlacher had the final say Monday....
| Jul 28, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Reporters from around the Tribune Co. weigh in on the topic. Check back throughout the day for more responses and feel free to leave a comment of your own. Sam Farmer, Los Angeles Times The Bengals now have the NFLâs......
| Jan 10, 2011
| 1:30 AM
PHILADELPHIA - Lovers of bone-crunching defensive football, the AFC has just the game for you: Ravens-Steelers III.
The NFC has a juicy one upcoming, too: surging Green Bay at Atlanta.
The Packers discovered a running game Sunday in beating the Eagles...
| Jan 15, 2011
| 9:23 PM
Brett who? Aaron Rodgers has turned these NFL
playoffs into his own showcase.
Carving up the NFC's top-seeded team, Rodgers threw three
touchdown passes, ran for another score and led the Green Bay
Packers to their second straight postseason road...
| Sep 27, 2010
| 10:13 PM
With a little help from some fans in the south end zone, Devin Hester made a Soldier Field leap early in the fourth quarter.
You can understand his excitement. It had been 30 games since his last punt return for a score, a drought that had led some to...