| Feb 2, 2014
| 9:24 PM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Nobody begrudged Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman the last word after Sunday night's 43-8 annihilation of the Broncos in Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium.
Nobody called Sherman a big mouth, or worse, or questioned...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 3:03 PM
Uncle Jesse isn't the only one who can play this game. With the news that the men of "Full House" have reassembled for a Super Bowl commercial, we've got some powerhouse '90s reunion ideas of our own.
"Buffy the Vampire Slayer"
When you think...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Ann Marie Surovy, the dynamo in charge of the annual LifePath & Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants' (PICPA) Thanksgiving benefit and awards luncheon every November in Fogelsville, works fast. Even with some people still not having...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Working on a Sunday can be exhausting. Just ask Mike Ditka, who seems to have fallen asleep during ESPN's "Sunday NFL Countdown" on Dec. 29....
| Dec 30, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Mike Ditka, I feel your pain.
There are many days where it's a real struggle to stay awake and I find myself nodding off at my desk, too.
At times like those, I find it helpful to get up and take a walk. Maybe grab a cup of coffee or splash some water...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 1:03 PM
One coach tells his players, "rip their freaking heads off and let them bleed." Another coach smacks a player in the head while telling him, "don't give me that soft crap."
The next season of HBO's "Hard Knocks?" An ESPN documentary on the famed defense...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Pro ball seems always to just elude my soft, suburban hands. I have this dream, over and over, where the QB zips a pass high over the middle, and I am unable to go up for it. I look down, and I see two newspaper editors wrapping their arms around my legs,...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 5:21 PM
If circumstances play out, Al Michaels could find himself on the call for three straight Bears games.
Michaels and his NBC colleagues will work the Bears-Eagles game Sunday night. There's a strong possibility NBC will be at Soldier Field on the...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 6:38 PM
The Bears already have two de facto sports talk stations in town. The daily dissections, not to mention overreactions, drive WSCR-AM 670 and WMVP-AM 1000 during the football season.
Now there's the prospect of another station. And it will be wall-to-...
| Nov 5, 2013
STORRS — There is no official injury list for coaches. There is no probable, questionable or doubtful. Yet make no mistake, what happened to John Fox and Gary Kubiak are the perils of modern football, every bit as real as the concussions and ACL...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 8:05 PM