| Aug 10, 2011
| 2:53 PM
NFL owners have to be feeling pretty smug with a new collective bargaining agreement tucked away in their back pockets for the next 10 years. Not only did they walk away with a bigger slice of the $9 billion......
| Sep 14, 2014
| 7:50 PM
Unfazed by the challenge of knocking off the defending Super Bowl champions, the San Diego Chargers leaned on a nostalgic combination to beat the Seattle Seahawks, 30-21, before a raucous, sun-splashed crowd at Qualcomm Stadium.
Philip Rivers to Antonio...
| Sep 10, 2014
After the first full weekend of the college and pro football season, the Monday morning quarterbacks were expected to be out in full nitpick mode.
But a mellow Monday on which the biggest issues may have been Tony Romo's continued struggles in Dallas,...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 3:20 PM
History is not on the side of the Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks.
No NFL team has won back-to-back Super Bowls since New England in 2003 and '04.
In Pete Carroll, however, the Seahawks have a coach who has won consecutive national...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 4:35 PM
More than ever, NFL owners are long on expectations and short on patience with new coaches.
And can you blame them?
Consider the success last year's new coaches had, with Philadelphia's Chip Kelly, Kansas City's Andy Reid and San Diego's Mike McCoy...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 5:54 PM
Maybe the greatest fallacy surrounding the Bears in 2014 is the idea that the offseason rebuild of the defensive line will have the same effect that rebuilding the offensive line did last season.
It's great to see professional defensive linemen, no...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 12:32 PM
The new NFL season also means some new faces and lineup changes on the TV front. Here's a scouting report.
Transition: Even after Tony Gonzalez played his final game for the Falcons and signed on as the new analyst for "The NFL Today" on CBS, he still...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 3:37 PM
Those ill-placed kicks at a defenseless, cowering puppy have cost Centerplate CEO Desmond Hague his job. The company announced Tuesday that he has resigned and replaced on an acting basis by Chief Operating Officer Chris Verros.
"The decision comes as a...
| Sep 1, 2014
Nike pulled out all the stops to prevent Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant, a Washington native, from signing a shoe deal with Baltimore-based Under Armour. Durant's seven-year contract with Nike is expiring, and Under Armour reportedly offered...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 9:40 PM
How do you feel about "spoilers?"
For those living in a cave without cable TV, the Urban Dictionary defines "spoilers" as: "When someone reveals a previously unknown aspect of something which you likely would have rather learned on your own." For...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 5:24 PM
Johnny Manziel — aka #JohnnyMiddleFinger — isn't quite ready to be anointed the King of Cleveland, despite those 1.14 million Twitter followers smitten by his wild-child persona.
Manziel will take a seat, for awhile anyway, and let Brian...