| Feb 1, 2015
| 11:05 PM
The ring was being fitted for his finger. The plaudits were being written for his resume. The skeptical football world had finally opened its arms and was prepared to embrace.
Then Pete Carroll was grabbed by ghosts.
The coach of the Seattle...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 5:35 PM
The lawyer for Reggie Bush said the Lions' running back denies allegations made in a Louisiana courtroom recently that he gave ecstasy to women while hanging out with accused rapist Darren Sharper in Las Vegas.
"This is outrageous," Bush's California-...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 8:26 PM
Former USC players were quick to react to the New England Patriots’ Super Bowl victory over the Seattle Seahawks, and the Seahawks’ disastrous decision to pass the ball instead of giving it to running back Marshawn Lynch in the final seconds....
| Jan 30, 2015
| 7:48 AM
Who doesn't love a shopping spree? But that doesn't mean you won't have regrets when the credit card bill comes.
That's been the history lesson the Miami Dolphins' decisions have provided since 2007, and Miami will have to pay the bill for the team's...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 8:15 PM
The Southland's Super Bowl debate began a week early, at a church casino night in Baldwin Park, around a blackjack table with worthless chips and priceless banter.
On one side of the green felt, an esteemed member of St. John the Baptist Church was...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 8:53 AM
After spending three games sidelined in November because of an ankle injury, Reggie Bush is back to full steam for the Detroit Lions.
Bush rushed for 54 yards and a touchdown in seven carries and caught six passes for 44 yards in a 20-14 victory over...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 1:28 PM
The one thing the injury-decimated Miami Dolphins couldn't afford to do against the Patriots was gift-wrap points, and leave points on the table.
Wouldn't you know that's exactly what Joe Philbin's team did in last Sunday's 41-13 loss to New England....
| Dec 18, 2014
| 1:43 PM
With two games remaining, it's all over but the counting for the Miami Dolphins.
No, not the multitude of unlikely factors that need to come together to realize the pipedream of the playoffs. About all that is left is to pad the stats, and the one...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 11:34 AM
As a fan, you want your team to be confident. So you want to believe the Bears when they told the NFL Network’s Michael Silver they believed new starting quarterback Jimmy Clausen would “light it up” against Detroit.
Eh, not quite. The...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The Bears wrapped up their home schedule and I finished my season of football shooting on dull, gray day at Soldier Field.
The home team showed some life after benching Jay Cutler and starting backup quarterback Jimmy Clausen, but the defense...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 5:07 PM
Time of death for the Miami Dolphins' 2014 season was 4:11 p.m. Sunday, following yet another embarrassing season-ending loss to the New York Jets, which prevented yet another Dolphins team from producing the franchise's first winning record since 2008....