| Jan 28, 2015
| 6:55 AM
The Jay Cutler question isn't how much the Bears have invested in his contract already, it’s how soon they want to get out of the rest of it.
Cutler’s deal isn’t like the Brandon Marshall question. The Bears could cut Marshall and save...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 10:43 AM
Doug Marrone just got hired as an assistant head coach/offensive line coach for the Jacksonsville Jaguars.
Good for him! If he works real hard and does a good job, maybe one day he'll work his way up to a head coaching position. And maybe it will be...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 3:26 PM
Sorry, folks, but I'm not biting on DeflateGate. The whole thing is asinine and overblown. It would be three paragraphs on Page B6 if it didn't involve the Patriots and their dastardly coach, that sneaky repeat offender Bill Belichick, leading into...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 4:49 PM
The Bears pressed forward with head coach interviews Tuesday, meeting with former Bills coach Doug Marrone and Lions defensive coordinator Teryl Austin.
Marrone and Bears general manager Ryan Pace were together with the Saints from 2006-08, when Marrone...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 9:37 AM
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Rex Ryan is officially going from Broadway to Buffalo.
The Bills announced in a news release Monday that Ryan has been hired to take over as coach. The news came a day after the former New York Jets coach tentatively...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 12:41 PM
Why they would sign him: Along with the Arizona Cardinals, the Colts unsuccessfully tried to claim running back Ben Tate off waivers; he was awarded to the Minnesota Vikings after being cut by the Cleveland Browns. The Colts lost...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 6:15 PM
— If the Philadelphia Eagles want to look at their latest loss as a character builder, they have to look at their next game as a character tester.
Actually, when they host the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night, it will be the ultimate litmus test for...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 6:32 PM
Last week in parentheses.
1. Patriots 7-2 (2): Manhandling of Broncos could have implications in January and help gain home-field advantage in playoffs.
2. Cardinals 7-1 (3): They own the best record in the NFC in November for the first time since...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 10:27 PM
One by one they will take you back to that week in January 2007, to the peak of Bears football in the 21st century.
Ron Turner, then the offensive coordinator, recalls the practices leading up to the NFC championship game, a buildup of focus and...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 8:27 AM
Veteran quarterback Kyle Orton announced Monday that he is retiring from the NFL.
Orton made 12 starts, going 7-5, for the Buffalo Bills after joining the team a month into the season and replacing second-year quarterback EJ Manuel.
"I just have...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 5:33 PM
Strange days indeed.
After starting the season 0-10, the Oakland Raiders finally got a win . . . by beating the scorching-hot Kansas City Chiefs, who had won seven of their previous eight games.
The first-place Atlanta Falcons at 4-6 will play host...