| Aug 23, 2013
| 10:03 PM
OAKLAND — The Bears’ most significant dress rehearsal for the regular season was encouraging as the first-team offense moved the ball efficiently and the starting defense was its usual dominant unit Friday night.
In the third exhibition of...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 10:12 PM
Jay Cutler made quick, accurate decisions, Matt Forte was dangerous everywhere and Marc Trestman’s play-calling used the width and depth of the field. Like that, the Bears piled up 212 yards and three TDs in their first 20 plays. Now, can they do...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 5:18 AM
OAKLAND, Calif. — The preseason does not mask the fact the Raiders will be dreadful this season.
Mired in salary cap hell the Raiders look like they will be in the hunt for the No. 1 pick in the 2014 draft. If the Bears can be close to as good...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 9:26 AM
This year Gabe Carimi obviously looked nothing like the guy the Bears drafted out of Wisconsin in the 2011 draft. I have recently heard a lot of criticism aimed at Carimi. However, I think what some people don't realize is that Carimi has basically only...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 2:22 PM
I am sure you've getting this question a lot lately, but, if Manti Te'o falls to the Bears in the first round of the draft, should they make him Brian Urlacher's heir apparent? -- Donald Tursman, Los Angeles
If you are asking if I would eliminate Te'o...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Every morning, Monday through Friday, blogger Matt Vensel will hook you up with reading material -- mostly on the Ravens but with some other Baltimore sports stuff, too -- to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday....
| Dec 18, 2012
| 4:32 PM
A retread like Vick
It's time for the Jets to put Mark Sanchez out of his misery: Cut him, bench him or trade him.
Sanchez's erratic play can't be tolerated anymore, and Tim Tebow and Greg McElroy aren't the answer....
| Apr 22, 2013
| 12:39 PM
Given that the Ravens have made a trade in the first round of the draft five times in the past seven years, most fans are well aware there is a chance the team could trade out of the first round again Thursday night.
A deep but unspectacular class of...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 6:14 PM
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said Monday that rookie Russell Wilson will continue to be Seattle's starting quarterback as the team prepares to face the Carolina Panthers on Sunday.
Wilson had three interceptions in the team's 19-13 loss to the St. Louis...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 3:49 PM
Mute the external blare of negativity being generated by Russell Wilson’s first four starts as the Seahawks’ quarterback long enough to consider this: Just a quarter of the way into his rookie season, Wilson already has emerged victorious in...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 7:45 PM
To meet the 53-man roster limit, the Seahawks on Friday waived, among others, third-string QB Josh Portis, leaving Seattle with just two quarterbacks on its roster, and also wide receivers Deon Butler, Ricardo Lockette and former UW player Jermaine...