| Aug 30, 2014
| 9:40 PM
How do you feel about "spoilers?"
For those living in a cave without cable TV, the Urban Dictionary defines "spoilers" as: "When someone reveals a previously unknown aspect of something which you likely would have rather learned on your own." For...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 12:26 AM
The Sports Xchange
NFL Team Report - Minnesota Vikings - INSIDE SLANT
With veteran Matt Cassel having clearly won the Minnesota Vikings' starting quarterback competition with a surprisingly strong preseason, let's take a moment to check the impact coach...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 8:59 AM
It doesn’t look like “Madden NFL 15” agrees with Brandon Marshall’s prediction that Bears teammate Jay Cutler will win the NFL MVP award this season.
The newest edition of the EA Sports football video game hits stores today and...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:18 PM
Former Towson wide receiver Gerrard Sheppard was claimed off waivers today by the Green Bay Packers, one day after being cut by the Ravens, according to a source.
Sheppard, a McDonogh graduate who spent last season on the Ravens' practice squad, was...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 4:04 AM
Now that the Michael Sam saga is behind them, the St. Louis Rams can focus solely on football when they host the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday in the season opener for both teams. The Rams' biggest area of concern is at quarterback where $50-million man Sam...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 8:32 PM
The Bears will take their second exhibition test Thursday night at Soldier Field against the Jaguars, still on a mission to solidify their depth chart. Friday night's 34-28 victory over the Eagles provided as many questions as answers and leaves coach...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 10:55 PM
The Bears have a fluid situation at safety and linebacker and the backup quarterback battle might create storylines for the remainder of preseason after Jordan Palmer played effectively and Jimmy Clausen one-upped him.
But if this team is going...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 7:06 PM
BOURBONNAIS — Chris Conte's push toward redemption reached one of the most important milestones Sunday afternoon. He finally returned to the practice field.
Conte came off the physically unable to perform list and joined the Bears’...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 4:47 PM
Lions (7-9 in 2013, third in the NFC North).
Key additions: WR Golden Tate, TE Eric Ebron, LB Kyle Van Noy, S James Ihedigbo.
Key losses: DE Willie Young, CB Chris Houston, S Louis Delmas, WR Nate Burleson.
Camp star: The newcomer the Lions paid...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 4:49 PM
ALLEN PARK, Mich. — Standing deep in the pocket with a rush closing in on him, Matthew Stafford unleashed a back-foot throw toward the sideline with the ball traveling a good 25 yards in the air.
Just as it looked like it would fall incomplete,...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 12:18 PM
Jay Cutler is far and away the Chicago Bears' highest-paid player, averaging $18 million a season, but the quarterback didn't even crack the top 10 of Madden 15's player ratings.
Cutler's favorite target, Brandon Marshall, took that honor with a 96...