| Sep 30, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Last week's ranking in parentheses.
1. Seahawks 2-1 (1): No shuffle up top as the four highest-ranked teams are coming off byes. The Seahawks are rested for "Monday Night Football" at Washington.
2. Broncos 2-1 (2): The defense will finally be at full...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 5:46 AM
DAVIE – Snap judgment and knee-jerk reaction are the driving forces of NFL mid-week conversation. They could convince you to consider the Dolphins as the favorites to win the AFC East.
The Dolphins (2-2) are tied for the division lead with a...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 2:33 PM
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- Buffalo Bills coach Doug Marrone was asked after a second consecutive loss Sunday if he had considered benching struggling quarterback EJ Manuel in favor of veteran backup Kyle Orton. His answer was the same in both instances, a...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 10:38 AM
Bears columnist Brad Biggs tackles readers' questions.
Who has gotten the better deal so far: Green Bay with Julius Peppers or the Bears with Jared Allen? -- @tomjwallace from Twitter
For starters, I don’t know that either team has scored a...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 9:46 PM
IRVING, Texas -- The Dallas Cowboys are heading for a training camp showdown with backup quarterback Kyle Orton, who missed the entire offseason program and is now boycotting the mandatory minicamp.
Orton is subject to $69,455 in fines if he misses...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 5:33 PM
Game week in Chicago begins much the same way training camp opened in Bourbonnais, with the Bears facing uncertainty at safety, linebacker and on special teams.
That's not the kind of continuity any NFL team seeks from one season to the next.
| May 28, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Remember when the biggest issue facing the Dallas Cowboys was a standoff with backup quarterback Kyle Orton? And when they were making headlines for comments made by owner Jerry Jones about playoff expansion?
That was just last week, but it probably...
| May 15, 2014
| 7:49 AM
Tony Romo was just fine with all the speculation that Dallas might take former Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel in the first round of the NFL draft last week.
Of course, we now know that they went with offensive lineman Zack Martin instead and...
| May 20, 2014
| 8:14 AM
The Kyle Orton saga continues in Dallas.
OK, how'd you do with that first sentence? Only seven words long -- did you make it through without busting out laughing or at least rolling your eyes and heaving an enormous sigh?
Look, we're at the point in...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 9:57 AM
Dallas Cowboys season-ticket holders will soon be receiving their tickets for the playoffs, right up through the NFC championship game.
Well, that's one less thing to worry about.
Now the Big D faithful can turn their attention to other matters,...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:02 PM
The Dallas Morning News reports: Kyle Orton and the Dallas Cowboys are parting ways.
Dallas reportedly planned to release the former Bears quarterback on Tuesday after he had missed all offseason workouts with the team. Orton has been contemplating...