| Feb 20, 2013
Geez, what happened? In a story from Yahoo.com, quarterbacks from the Southern California area are suddenly considered flops. The headline: "Sorry SoCal story: Abysmal run of QBs from region has NFL personnel searching for answers." Apparently, just...
| Apr 23, 2013
ESPN's new 30 for 30 documentary Elway to Marino (Tuesday, April 23, at 8pm ET on ESPN) looks at the historic 1983 NFL Draft, which saw six quarterbacks — including Hall of Famers John Elway, Jim Kelly and Dan Marino — selected in the first...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 5:30 AM
It is not Demaryius Thomas, the Broncos’ No. 1 receiver.
Nor is it Eric Decker, one of the best No. 2 receivers across the land.
“What will happen is you won’t be able to say one person’s name without saying the other,’&...
| Nov 22, 2011
A chance encounter in his hometown of Dallas before Super Bowl XLV put Caleb Hanie in front of Hall of Fame quarterback John Elway.
A bit awestruck, the suddenly relevant Bears quarterback listened as Elway offered words of encouragement for Hanie's play...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 5:13 PM
Am I the only one who's afraid the acquisition of Brandon Marshall may lead to an increase number of Jay Cutler interceptions? Jay can get too enamored with a player he likes, i.e. Greg Olsen. I get the feeling we'll see Jay force quite a few balls...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 9:15 PM
First in a series exploring the April 26-28 NFL draft. Next: Running backs.
If Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III live up to their grades, the 2012 draft will be remembered as one of the best ever for quarterbacks. The last time two quarterbacks were...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:03 AM
March 21, 1961: Modell bought the Browns for just under $4 million.
Aug. 18, 1962: Modell proposed and staged pro football's first preseason doubleheader at Cleveland Stadium. The Browns played the Steelers in one game and the Lions faced the Cowboys...
| Feb 17, 2011
| 9:01 AM
The following is a blog documenting two Los Angeles Times editors' attempts to lose weight. It all began on Jan. 10.
Want to completely disrupt work for an hour? Easy. Just ask who is the greatest quarterback of all time. Try it. Whatever ‘s...
| Feb 25, 2011
| 6:00 AM
Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with some reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday -- that way I'll have an excuse to do the same at the start of mine.
Running it back:...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 6:57 PM
The Orioles break out the cartoon bird logo, and all of a sudden they're unbeatable.
Well, yeah, almost certainly so.
But it's hard to deny there are some good vibes reverberating through the city right now.
Camden Yards has a new rooftop...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 7:31 PM
Upon first impression of Colts General Manager Ryan Grigson on Wednesday afternoon, you could sense how relaxed the new man in charge was. There was a hooded sweatshirt rather than a shirt and tie, at times he often slumped over while speaking, and for...