| May 22, 2015
| 12:08 PM
There’s a simple formula to identify if your football team has an upper-echelon quarterback.
When your team is trailing by four points with three minutes left and the offense needs to drive the length of the field to score a touchdown, are you...
| May 21, 2015
| 5:10 PM
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning said he has numerous memories about David Letterman, but his favorite was a phone call the two shared that resulted in the "Late Show" host deciding not to air a joke about Andrew Luck.
Letterman made his "Late...
| May 8, 2015
| 5:02 PM
Shortly before the 2006 NFL draft, the Lions dispatched an offensive assistant to the airport to chauffeur one of the top prospects to team headquarters for an interview. In the nine years since, that coach and quarterback zig-zagged around each other...
| May 20, 2015
| 3:36 PM
Just seeing the look of total and complete bewilderment on Adrian Heath's face is what finally made me realize that one of our sport's most overblown, er, underinflated scandals wasn't so much about a dynastic team cheating; it was about an arrogant...
| May 19, 2015
| 6:09 PM
David Letterman's greatest athletic feat might have been putting on a Velcro suit and flinging himself against a sticky wall. Despite that, his talk show had an outsized influence on sports entertainment.
For 33 years, it made sports topics...
| May 17, 2015
| 7:56 AM
Count Oakland Raiders Coach Jack Del Rio among those who've criticized the NFL for making too big of a fuss over the Deflategate controversy.
Speaking before his induction into the USC Athletics Hall of Fame in Los Angeles on Saturday, Del Rio drew...
| May 7, 2015
| 3:00 AM
There is no escaping the reality, or the need for the next sentence. They just let the air out of Tom Brady's image.
There are many different faces we could put on after the report, released Wednesday, about Brady and the New England Patriots'...
| May 13, 2015
| 10:54 AM
Long before Deflategate, Tom Brady was never shy about making it known that he likes his footballs a certain way. That's why he and Peyton Manning lobbied the league to allow visiting teams to bring their own game balls, a rule that became official...
| May 13, 2015
| 9:12 AM
Now we know why Dave Wannstedt couldn't beat the New England Patriots: Tom Brady's choice of footballs!
OK, maybe not. But former Miami Dolphins quarterback A.J. Feeley tells an interesting story considering the fallout of Deflategate. He said Brady was...
| May 11, 2015
| 5:00 AM
It happens every summer. A young receiver stands out in practice, the media starts writing about him a little bit and the fans get excited. Remember Tommy Streeter? Deonte Thompson? How about Aaron Mellette?
The early candidate to get such treatment...
| May 11, 2015
| 5:34 AM
Welcome to our restaurant, The Cantankerous Carnivore. Our chef's special today is Tom Brady. May we suggest he be served deep fried or baked over hot coals?
The angry Internet mob is cooking up a storm over Tom Brady and his evil accomplice Bill...