| Apr 23, 2015
| 8:05 PM
Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, or so says the musty 19th century phrase. Frank Caliendo begs to differ.
The veteran ace sports impressionist isn't beloved by all, particularly athletic figures he pokes at with his inventive and...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 10:26 AM
Most draft analysts have come to the conclusion that Jameis Winston is a lock to be taken first overall by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the 2015 NFL Draft.
Jon Gruden is not so sure that is the case.
Gruden, an NFL analyst for ESPN who coached the Bucs...
| Apr 18, 2015
| 3:42 PM
Lafayette football coach Frank Tavani has his share of favorite sayings, one of which is "Don't poke the bear." By that, he means don't get the head coach upset and provoke his wrath.
Almost 90 percent of the Leopards' live scrimmage at the end of the...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 3:49 PM
TAMPA — On Friday, Breanna Stewart was like any other 20-year-old kid on a family vacation.
Stewart and teammate Morgan Tuck were basking in the Florida sun, experimenting with something called Water Bikes. When the UConn basketball team had some...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 8:21 AM
Cleaning out the notebook in preparation for the start of a new year of Lafayette football:
The Leopards used seven different starting-lineup combinations on the offensive line last season.
And, at what is considered the most difficult of "nasty boys"...
| 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...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 8:58 AM
Since the Bears might be in the market for a quarterback at some point in the draft, fans might want to pay closer attention to Jon Gruden’s "QB Camp" this year.
Gruden’s annual workout series debuts on April 7 at 6 p.m. on ESPN2. This year&...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 3:44 PM
The Seattle Seahawks had just pulled off a huge comeback in the NFC championship game last Sunday to beat the Green Bay Packers and secure a second consecutive trip to the Super Bowl. Fans at CenturyLink Field roared their approval. A gleeful city was...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 3:44 PM
The ball had just spiraled into Alshon Jeffery's hands when ESPN color analyst Jon Gruden let out a stream of consciousness that summarized an entire night.
"You've got to be kidding me," Gruden bellowed, still trying to process the circus catch...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 6:31 AM
It was open season Monday night on Bears quarterback Jay Cutler.
It is hard to remember the last time ESPN’s “Monday Night Football” crew went after a player harder and with such intensity. Then again, Cutler gave them plenty of...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 7:46 AM
No more speculation about the future of Jon Gruden for a while.
Mike Tirico broke the news during halftime of Monday's game that Gruden has signed a new deal with ESPN keeping him on “Monday Night Football” through 2021. The pact specifically...