| Aug 14, 2011
| 10:30 PM
But we start by putting our Bud Light spotlight our favorite two words: quarterback controversy.
You hear the rumblings in Nashville, after Jake Locker looked impressive, despite matt Hasselbeck’s decent showing last night.
You see it in Denver...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 11:00 AM
I'm pleased to announce that I will be bringing back my weekly fantasy football column this fall. Why am I so pleased? Because it gives me an excuse to tinker with my fantasy football teams when I'm on the clock.
I’m scaling back to four or five...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 10:00 AM
Let's jump in the time machine and flash back in time to the early 2000s when Tom Cruise wasn't a known crazy person, "Freedom Fries" were an innovation in redneck culinary circles and men under the age of 40 wearing visors in public was considered to...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 9:37 AM
Photo by Al Diaz
When the National Football League finally put an end to the drawn-out lockout this summer, the first thing that popped into my mind was that the embarrassment was over. There would be no more talk of negotiating from NFL Commissioner...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 10:30 AM
In early August, when I released my monthly power rankings at the start of the preseason, some of you said it was too early to gauge how the NFL's 32 teams stack up against each other. Too early for power rankings? Psssh. A little premature speculation...
| Oct 2, 2011
| 2:38 PM
The Bears played a bad game.
Lucky for them, they faced a worse team.
The ineptitude of the Panthers was just about the only thing that kept the Bears’ season from ending. They couldn’t afford to fall to 1-3. I don’t think they could&...
| Oct 2, 2011
| 11:14 PM
The tribute remains on a rock on the end of Inman Field just off Washington Street.
Its situated behind a goal post opposite the scoreboard, just to the left of the home grand stand that still has green-color ballons tied around it from the night before....
| Oct 4, 2011
| 7:05 AM
I think I know why the Chicago Bears blow so many timeouts on offense:
Jay Cutler has to get the play from the guy on the sideline, but first, the guy on the sideline has to get it from Mike Martz in the booth, but before that, Martz has to get it from...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 1:30 PM
In last week's installment of Fantasy Fodder, I cautioned you to not panic and trade away one of five notable early-season disappointments if your team was stuck in the cellar. I hope this past week was better for you.
This week, we're going to turn...
| Oct 13, 2011
Rest of the season
One of the reasons it took a while for Broncos coach John Fox to listen to the Tebow chants is it will be difficult to turn back to Kyle Orton now.
Barring injury, it makes sense for the team to stick with...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 1:35 PM
Two days before the start of the NFL draft, there's no telling what way the Chicago Bears will go Thursday night.
Popular thinking is the team will look to trade down from No. 29 and into the second round, but wanting to move down and finding an...