| Apr 25, 2014
| 8:31 PM
Earl Morrall was the NFL's answer to a brilliant Broadway understudy.
He left his mark on NFL history by stepping in for two future Hall of Fame quarterbacks — Johnny Unitas in Baltimore and Bob Griese in Miami — and turning in a string of...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 9:28 AM
On Saturday morning, former UCF quarterback Blake Bortles spent more than four hours with former NFL head coach Jon Gruden, now a Monday Night Football analyst for ESPN.
Bortles was taking part in Gruden’s “Quarterback Camp” series,...
| May 8, 2014
| 9:04 AM
A little after 8 o'clock tonight, the NFL Draft will begin. Sometime soon after that, former UCF quarterback Blake Bortles will learn the next stop in his career.
Just where that may be, nobody quite knows. Not even the experts.
We may not be able...
| May 11, 2014
| 8:40 PM
— Legitimate Super Bowl contention is probably at least a year away.
Still, the Philadelphia Eagles have made great strides since Chip Kelly took over as coach in January 2013 in re-shaping the team as he sees fit.
In a general sense, they've...
| May 11, 2014
| 4:47 PM
Can we not pretend that we don't check out our neighbor's new car, then turn around and give our own vehicle the side-eye after being filled with envy?
Admit it, you didn't think about getting hurricane shutters, or redoing the driveway until the family...
| May 23, 2014
| 8:36 AM
The Miami Dolphins have taken an all-in approach with Ryan Tannehill as the team's franchise quarterback, and that approach is indeed justified.
The franchise invested the eighth pick in the 2012 NFL draft on the inexperienced Texas A&M starter.
| May 26, 2014
| 4:13 AM
It is finally time to pull back the curtains.
The Miami Dolphins are beginning their fourth week of OTA practice sessions, and on Tuesday the media gets its first look at the 2014 team in action.
The squad might be playing a glorified game of flag...
| May 7, 2014
| 8:30 AM
NBC led the field Tuesday with six wins at the 35th annual Sports Emmy Awards, presented at Frederick P. Rose Hall in Gotham.
The Peacock's "Sunday Night Football" (pictured) extended its streak in the live sports series category to a sixth consecutive...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 6:46 PM
The Ravens have arrived at a rare moment in franchise history.
When free agency starts at 4 p.m. Tuesday, the Ravens will have the most financial flexibility they've had since coach John Harbaugh was hired six years ago. The Ravens are carrying $21....
| Apr 10, 2014
| 2:30 AM
After spending much of his career being likened to "High Noon" star Gary Cooper, Kevin Costner gets a countdown-clock movie to call his very own in "Draft Day." Although director Ivan Reitman's sports dramedy trades the streets of the Wild West for the...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 7:52 PM
Picking up where they left off in February, the two teams in Super Bowl XLVIII, Seattle and Denver, open the 2014 NFL season with blockbuster games.
The league released its schedule Wednesday, revealing the defending champion Seahawks will play host...