| Jan 11, 2015
| 7:40 PM
DENVER — The Broncos' quick exit from the playoffs frees up offensive coordinator Adam Gase for teams interested in him as a head coaching candidate.
Much has been made of the 36-year-old's age, but his players say that is just a number.
| Jan 13, 2015
| 5:18 AM
The Bears' search for a head coach entered its third week Monday with general manager Ryan Pace recalibrating to take control of the process. And while the NFL's coaching carousel kept spinning, an accomplished candidate with connections to the Bears...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 10:02 PM
Because this is being written on the day after Thanksgiving, I'm eating turkey sandwiches and leftover dressing on the side. By the time you read this, we will have moved on to turkey soup or the under-appreciated T.O.T. (turkey on toast). Also it's close...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 3:04 PM
The Denver Broncos severed ties with coach John Fox on Monday, the team announced.
Fox’s availability inevitably will spark speculation involving the Bears’ coaching vacancy, given his pre-existing connections to Bears consultant Ernie...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 7:30 PM
The fix is in — and it's working.
Five seasons ago, confronted with the problem of playoff-bound teams resting starters and coasting into the postseason, the NFL began scheduling only division games for the final week of the season. The theory...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 6:27 AM
The Chicago Bears entered the offseason Monday facing major decisions about general manager Phil Emery’s and coach Marc Trestman’s futures in the wake of a 5-11 season marred by dysfunction, underachievement and lopsided losses.
| Dec 28, 2014
| 8:14 PM
A highly successful — and highly combative — era came to an end for the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday when the club did the expected and parted company with Coach Jim Harbaugh.
Harbaugh coached the 49ers for four seasons, leading them to...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Some say nice guys finish last.
In the case of former Bears coach Marc Trestman, it seems true when you consider the NFC North standings.
At 5-11, the Bears were a far cry from relevancy. But Trestman, by all accounts, maintained a genial...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 6:38 PM
The Bears' simultaneous search for a new general manager and a new coach will continue Friday in Seattle when the team is to meet with Seahawks defensive coordinator Dan Quinn. On Saturday, the Bears will be in Denver for a meeting with Broncos...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 6:09 AM
Four straight seasons out of the playoffs was enough for New York Jets owner Woody Johnson, who fired head coach Rex Ryan and general manager John Idzik on Monday, a day after the team finished 4-12.
Ryan met privately with the owner before 8 a.m. ET...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 4:41 PM
After benching Jay Cutler this week, the Bears seem to have little choice but to trade or cut him after this season, although he says his goal is to remain with the team.
Trading Cutler would be the only way to avoid owing him the majority of $15.5...