| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:03 PM
SEATTLE — It's time for the NFL to kick the extra point to the curb.
In a league where the pinnacle is Super, the point after touchdown is entirely superfluous.
What play, other than the clock-killing kneel down, is so virtually automatic? There...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 7:11 PM
Of the four divisional games, this is the only one that's not a rematch from the regular season.
Indianapolis is coming off a historic comeback victory over Kansas City that was both exhilarating and emotionally draining. There's no respite Saturday...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 8:58 AM
The Baltimore Sun's experts make their predictions for the Week 16 game between the Ravens and New England Patriots at M&T Bank Stadium.
Patriots 28, Ravens 20
The Ravens have had to scrape by their previous two opponents. If the...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 9:26 AM
Peyton Manning vs. Tom Brady. Haven't we had this conversation before?
Why, yes, we have. Many times, in fact. That's what happens when the two best quarterbacks of their era continue to play at a high level without any signs of dropping off.
| Jan 7, 2014
| 10:40 PM
Tiger Woods has pushed past $1.3 billion in career earnings, according to a report in the February issue of Golf Digest.
The report estimates that 88% of the money Woods has earned since turning pro in 1996 ($1.16 billion) resulted from endorsements....
| Jan 22, 2014
| 9:29 AM
Think extra points are more or less automatic in today's NFL? They may actually become just that.
In an interview with NFL Network on Monday, commissioner Roger Goodell said the NFL is considering a rule change to eliminate the extra-point attempt after...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 8:33 AM
An MRI revealed New England's Rob Gronkowski has torn anterior cruciate and medial collateral ligaments in his right knee, meaning the Pro Bowl tight end is done for the year, according to multiple reports Monday.
Gronkowski was writhing in pain and had...
| Sep 18, 2013
The New England Patriots haven't fielded a lousy offense since 2000. The Pittsburgh Steelers haven't endured a losing season since 2003. The Philadelphia Eagles haven't played this fast since — well, they've never played this fast.
| Sep 25, 2013
| 6:33 PM
Having a marquee tight end in fantasy football is important to win your league. One would think you need one of the big names—Jimmy Graham, Rob Gronkowski (when healthy), Jason Witten or Tony Gonzalez. But this year it's a different story. Most of...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 9:47 AM
Prediction: Patriots 24, Dolphins 23
Comment: Strange to say, the Dolphins match up well with the Patriots' injury-riddled defense and offense-in-flux. If it was in the South Florida sun, I'd pick them. As it is, this will be...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 12:11 PM
Tight ends have taken the NFL by storm. Jimmy Graham of the New Orleans Saints leads the NFL in receiving touchdowns. Rob Gronkowski is back doing Gronk-like things for the New England Patriots. Jordan Cameron of the Cleveland Browns, who host the...