| 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...
| Oct 8, 2012
There is no statistic for emotion. No index for inspiration. No chart for heart.
And Sunday, there was no stopping the Indianapolis Colts.
The Colts, with cancer-stricken Coach Chuck Pagano watching from a local hospital, overcame an 18-point deficit at...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 7:21 PM
SOUTHEAST GLENDALE —- The Glendale YMCA Quarterback Club, in its 70th year, meets Tuesdays at the Elk's Lodge. The following are odds and ends from the eighth meeting of the year.
PRIDE ON THE LINE FOR RIVALS
Although the Hoover High and...
| Apr 28, 2012
It was a surprising final day of the 2012 NFL Draft.
Holland-native Kirk Cousins was selected by the Washington Redskins in the fourth round and Grand Haven's John Potter was selected in the 7th round by the Buffalo Bills in the NFL draft today....
| May 11, 2012
| 7:44 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Local sports hero Junior Seau was laid to rest in his native Oceanside Friday as 20,000 of fans flocked to Qualcomm Stadium for a public memorial service, which included the retirement of Seau's "55" jersey.
Several former Chargers shared...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 8:00 PM
Lots of talk these days about swing states and which way they're leaning.
So it's fitting that the most intriguing NFL stories are those teams and players that are in a dramatic state of swing.
Take the Indianapolis Colts, for instance. At the end of...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 4:23 PM
We all have relationships that we regret. Not in the "Why didn't we break up after the first date?" type of way, but because of a feeling that you let a good one slip through your hands.
Tim Tebow and the Jacksonville Jaguars are like that.
| Nov 6, 2012
| 4:47 PM
Ryan and Kubiak
It is difficult to argue with the choices of the players who were polled by The Sporting News.
Gary Kubiak (underrated) has not won big in the postseason, but he runs a solid program, develops players and...
| 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...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 8:22 PM
In the film "The Wizard of Oz", the scarecrow elucidates great thoughts and shows astute judgment throughout the movie but feels inadequate because he hasn't got a brain. The wizard hands him a diploma recognizing his academic prowess and he immediately...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 11:13 PM
PASADENA — About the only element rarer than the mild showers that descended upon the Rose Bowl on a Thursday afternoon in mid-July was the National Football League’s return to the city of Pasadena and the greater Los Angeles area.