| Oct 26, 2014
| 9:29 PM
— Just like their meeting a year ago, the Philadelphia Eagles and Arizona Cardinals played a game on Sunday that came down to the final minute.
Only this time it was the Cardinals who emerged with a victory, scoring on a 75-yard bomb from Carson...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 10:12 PM
The synchronicity is striking.
Sunday's slate of NFL games features NFC and AFC showdowns between the division leaders in the East and West. Dallas, which is still in first in the NFC East despite losing to Washington on Monday night, plays host to...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 1:53 AM
Pittsburgh tailback James Conner looked every bit the All-American in this season’s first four games, rushing for 699 yards, scoring nine touchdowns and averaging 6.4 yards per carry. He wasn’t Tony Dorsett – that’s an unattainable...
| Oct 13, 2014
GLENDALE, Ariz. — With the losses mounting, first-year coach Jay Gruden recently conceded that the Washington Redskins are a team still searching for its identity.
After Sunday's mistake-filled 30-20 loss to the Arizona Cardinals, that identity...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 9:55 PM
A funeral doesn't sound like a good way to motivate a losing football team.
Well, maybe if it's the type of service Tony Sparano held this week as interim coach of the Oakland Raiders, burying a football at the practice facility of the 0-4 team to...
| Oct 12, 2014
Logan Thomas throwing a touchdown pass before Johnny Manziel? Three NFC East teams with winning records? Those are among the improbable storylines as the NFL season's Week 6 hits overdrive Sunday.
Dallas' afternoon visit to Super Bowl champion Seattle...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 10:38 AM
Chicago Bears columnist Brad Biggs tackles readers' questions:
Q. What’s your take on Lance Briggs missing practice Monday for his restaurant opening? – @steveoatms from Twitter
A. For starters, I don’t think Briggs’ whereabouts...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 12:12 PM
All that time I spent pumping up Danny Woodhead last week and he goes and breaks a leg (it's a figurative well-wish before a big performance, Danny, not a to-do list). Maybe it's me. I also recommended Minnesota's Matt Cassel, who promptly broke several...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 2:00 PM
2013 | 13-3, 1st in West
Last year in playoffs | 2013
Going all the way: The last franchise to win back-to-back Super Bowl titles was New England in 2003 and ’04, so the Seahawks have quite a challenge. Then again, Pete Carroll...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 8:03 AM
Energetic fashion designer Betsey Johnson -- known for turning cartwheels and doing splits at the end of her shows -- has signed on for season 19 of "Dancing With the Stars." Some wags are making fun of the selection of Johnson, 72, and comic Tommy Chong,...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 3:22 PM
Next Healthcare Inc., a Germantown-based biotech company, says it is partnering with NFL player Larry Fitzgerald on a regenerative product geared specifically for professional athletes.
Next Healthcare stores harvests stem cells and stores them in an...