| Sep 30, 2011
The first television blackout of a Miami Dolphins game this season will not affect viewers in South Florida. The announcement by the San Diego Chargers that Sunday???s game with the Dolphins will be blacked out in the San Diego television......
| Jan 31, 2015
| 4:46 PM
Football pumps will cringe in fear. Ragged hoodies will run and hide. "Cheaters" can start making plans for an Emmy.
I hate writing this as much as I hate Tom Brady's smug grin under that silly ski cap, but I have no choice.
Super Bowl XLIX —...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 5:31 PM
Richard Sherman should have brought a book.
The All-Pro Seattle cornerback was thoroughly avoided when his Seahawks beat the visiting Green Bay Packers, 36-16, in this season's Kickoff Opener. Sherman was the dreadlocked elephant in the room — the...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 7:27 PM
These quarterback audibles aren't about deception. They're about desperation.
With the clock winding down on the NFL regular season, several teams are being forced to make a change at the most pivotal position.
It's a case of next man up . . . and...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 7:06 PM
As if the weekend wasn't bad enough for San Francisco's Jim Harbaugh — reeling from Sunday's loss at Oakland — the 49ers coach chipped a front tooth Saturday night while biting into a piece of meat.
"Two-dollar steak," he joked with...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 3:44 PM
The Seattle Seahawks had just pulled off a huge comeback in the NFC championship game last Sunday to beat the Green Bay Packers and secure a second consecutive trip to the Super Bowl. Fans at CenturyLink Field roared their approval. A gleeful city was...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 7:33 PM
Some stocking stuffers:
About this time next year, expect the NFL to receive a Nobel Peace Prize. Roger Goodell will be accepting, proudly, at a black-tie dinner.
Most think that the NFL only plays football games and make gobs of money. In truth,...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 5:39 PM
Typical pro athlete. When quarterback Ryan Lindley signed a practice-squad deal with the San Diego Chargers a few months ago, he had his wife stay home in Arizona, and he took off to the West Coast to live with another woman.
| Dec 14, 2014
| 4:31 PM
On any given Sunday anything can happen in the NFL these days, and that appears to be the only saving grace for the Ravens.
They seem to be playing on borrowed time.
A week ago after beating the Miami Dolphins in South Florida, the Ravens looked...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 3:26 PM
It's a situation the Ravens don't have to address now, but it will add to an interesting offseason.
With each snap, rookie defensive tackle Timmy Jernigan is showing what most of us have seen since the first day of training camp. He has the potential to...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 3:17 PM
If this wasn't one of the craziest, mixed-up NFL seasons in recent memory, it would be easy to look at the way December is working out and believe that the football gods are finally smiling on the Ravens.
There are two regular-season games left —...