| Sep 3, 2014
| 4:44 AM
Today's Hyde5 blog:
1. Jon Gruden was asked if the Dolphins look like like they're on the way to .500 again this year. He got right to the meat of the issue, as far as I'm concerned: Does this line let Ryan Tannehill decide where this season goes?...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 12:32 PM
TAMPA — The Marketing Plan is all Lovie-Dovie.
Lovie Smith is the next-man-up trying to make Tampa Bay relevant in the NFL. The Bucs have made the playoffs since 2007, when Jon Gruden had that Chuckie vibe going on the sidelines.
| Sep 16, 2014
| 7:33 PM
Sports fans in general and football fans in particular are a unique breed when it comes to their views on commentators.
Everybody thinks the national guys are rooting for the other team and against theirs. Often they have no basis for their feelings...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 7:23 PM
In each of the last six NFL seasons, at least one rookie quarterback has started an opener.
That trend appears likely to continue this season — but the Oakland Raiders are taking the suspense down to the wire.
Using the whole play clock before...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 5:54 PM
Raising the big blue flag is tradition for the Seattle Seahawks.
Causing the little yellow ones to drop could be tradition too.
As the Seahawks head into Thursday night's season opener against the Green Bay Packers — the festivities start with...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 4:48 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — How's this for the wildest story of the young NFL off-season:
The Cleveland Browns nearly traded for San Francisco 49ers Coach Jim Harbaugh, according to ProFootballTalk.com's Mike Florio.
Florio cities multiple league sources and...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 4:26 PM
How did young golf star Rory McIlroy ring in the new year? He asked girlfriend and tennis star Caroline Wozniacki to marry him, and she said yes.
The power couple broke the news on Twitter as they celebrated New Year's Eve in Sydney, where Wozniacki...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 3:36 PM
Disney World embraced the D. That is, they made a little bit of history as Super Bowl XLVIII MVP and Seattle Seahawks outside linebacker Malcolm Smith visited the Magic Kingdom today to make good on his postgame promise of "I'm Going to Disney World."...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 4:20 PM
At least the Ravens' TV season ended appropriately Sunday as an uninspired team performance on the field was met with an equally lackluster effort in the booth by CBS.
After months of complaining about getting second-, third- and fourth-string broadcast...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 7:39 AM
Pay attention, Cleveland. And Detroit. And Minnesota. And Washington. And Tampa Bay. You don't need to bother calling Jon Gruden to fill your head coaching vacancy. "I don't want to be considered for any of these jobs," Gruden told the St. Paul Pioneer...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:36 AM
The Washington Redskins have their new coach.
According to multiple reports, the Redskins will announce Thursday that they have hired Jay Gruden, offensive coordinator of the Cincinnati Bengals, to replace the fired Mike Shanahan as head coach.