| Feb 18, 2015
| 4:39 PM
Dolphins General Manager Dennis Hickey said he had a "good conversation" with wide receiver Mike Wallace earlier this month when the two went out to dinner.
But Hickey, speaking Wednesday at the NFL Scouting Combine, didn't say whether Wallace, who...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 7:10 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — Seventeen unanswered points and one questionable no-call sent the Lions tumbling out of the postseason, the Cowboys on to Lambeau Field and prompted conspiracy theorists everywhere to point out the obvious — the NFL loves...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 2:57 PM
You’d think I would hear about Derrick Rose sightings around town more often. The former NBA MVP is the most recognizable athlete in Chicago along with the Bears’ Jay Cutler and Blackhawks’ Patrick Kane. Rose, however, manages to keep...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 5:07 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — Face-down on the turf, Tony Romo pounded his hands into the ground like a petulant child.
Frustrated by yet another season-ending failure? Far from it. The Dallas quarterback was celebrating after giving the Cowboys the lead...
| 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 18, 2015
| 10:00 PM
Points pondered after watching TV for 3 hours 43 minutes as Ohio State dismantled Oregon in the college football championship game last week Monday, and not once seeing Buckeyes QB Cardale Jones throw a pass to our own Evan Spencer, the Buckeyes’...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 9:47 AM
New York State's top prosecutor on Monday sought the power to probe all police killings of unarmed civilians in his state, following sometimes violent U.S. protests over two grand juries' moves to clear officers in the deaths of unarmed black men.
| Nov 26, 2014
| 3:02 PM
The Bears' season reaches a pivot point on Thanksgiving against the Lions. At 5-6, they need to beat an NFC North opponent to keep any realistic postseason hope alive. A loss would all but mathematically eliminate them from playoff contention, and it also...