| Dec 16, 2014
| 8:09 AM
Well, I’ve done it! I’ve mapped the miracle! I’ve figured how the Dolphins can defy the odds, save this era and make the playoffs in one, simple, nine-step process (with the help of ESPN's playoff machine).
1. The Dolphins...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 3:19 PM
Well, I've done it! I've clutched at straws! I've mapped a miracle! Rather than pummel the Dolphins with more bruising adjectives, I've charted how they can shock the world, defy all odds and save Joe Philbin by still making the playoffs.
All it'll take...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 8:52 PM
At the end of another Sunday that couldn't end soon enough, Steve Ross walked out of the loser's locker room, just as he has at Gillette Stadium all six times as Dolphins owner.
He buttoned his jacket against the cold, turned left down a hallway with...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 4:18 PM
NBA writer Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinel on former UConn player Shabazz Napier, sent to the D-League recently but called right back up by the Miami Heat because of injuries: "He can still make plays, but he's really struggling keeping...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 5:47 PM
The Sports Xchange
By Ira Miller, The Sports Xchange
NFL coaching changes not always the answer
Here we go again, about to embark on that annual exercise in which NFL team owners perform the equivalent of re-arranging the deck chairs on the Titanic...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 11:33 AM
When Rex Ryan is fired, any chance he becomes the new Bears defensive coordinator? Taking after dad. -- @spot_bears
I suppose there is a possibility Ryan could land with the Bears in that capacity after this season. There is little question he is on his...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 1:53 PM
The NFL fined New York Jets coach Rex Ryan $100,000 for shouting a profanity that was caught on camera following the Jets' victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Friday.
Ryan is a repeat offender of the...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 5:32 PM
The New York Jets are determined to kick their post-bye week blues. Since Rex Ryan became coach in 2009, they are 1-4 in their first game after taking several days off. But they're looking for ways to change their luck.
"I don't think we've been able to...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 7:59 PM
Eleven weeks into the NFL season, fans around here have experienced highs and lows.
In Foxborough, there were some lows before the more recent highs. In East Rutherford, it's been mostly lows for two franchises spinning their wheels. As we buckle up...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 10:02 AM
Injuries and opportunity. It's why you shouldn't beat yourself up after a bad draft or gloat too much after a fast start. With a big hit or a benching, power can change hands quickly in the fantasy football world, even this late in the season....
| Nov 20, 2014
| 6:35 PM
The game between the Buffalo Bills and New York Jets scheduled for Sunday in Orchard Park, N.Y., will be played Monday night in Detroit, the NFL announced Thursday night.
The Buffalo area is dealing with a massive blizzard.
"Public safety resources in...