| Dec 8, 2014
| 5:33 PM
NBA star LeBron James wore a shirt bearing the words “I Can’t Breathe” during warmups Monday night before the Cleveland Cavaliers' game against the Brooklyn Nets in New York.
The shirt is meant as a show of support for the family of...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 1:34 PM
Sometimes failure clouds our view, and perspective can be lost.
The Miami Dolphins' 2014 season certainly was a disappointment considering the team had more talent than its 8-8 record, but there are a few positives that can be taken from last year....
| 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...
| 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...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 8:09 PM
Some Lakers wore "I can't breathe" t-shirts in protest on Tuesday night at Staples Center, prior to their game against the Sacramento Kings.
A New York grand jury recently chose not to indict a police officer in the death of Eric Garner, an African...
| 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...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 6:53 PM
Kickoff: 1 p.m., Ford Field, Detroit
TV: Chs. 4, 12. Radio: WINZ (940 AM), WBGG (105.9 FM), WQBA (1140 AM, Spanish).
Coaches: Joe Philbin (20-20, in third season with Dolphins); Jim Caldwell (34-26, in fourth season, first with Lions)
| Dec 22, 2014
| 3:57 PM
Jason Fox had two offers on the table this offseason when he decided to pick the Miami Dolphins over the Kansas City Chiefs.
Outside of being in the same city where he starred as a four-year starter at the University of Miami, Fox picked the Dolphins...