| Nov 8, 2014
| 3:34 PM
Give Tom Coughlin a break.
He's just 68. The kid made a mistake.
What happened to Coughlin last week was just as much the fault of the NFL as it was his error. Yes, Colts QB Andrew Luck hurriedly threw what proved to be a touchdown pass. And, yes,...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 7:55 PM
The last time the Arizona Cardinals were 8-1?
They were the Chicago Cardinals.
NFL-leading Arizona achieved that feat again Sunday, matching the club's starts in 1925 and 1948, with a 31-14 victory over the visiting St. Louis Rams.
On a day when the...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 5:17 PM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Leave it to Tom Coughlin, cheeks reddened by the November chill and five successive losses, to figure out that two wrongs could make a right.
Leave it to Coughlin, his mind numbed by his quarterback's five interceptions, to...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 1:15 PM
OK, let's start the year by answering the most important question that nags our nation:
Who is America's Team?
•Is it Seattle, winner of the last Super Bowl and current favorite to win the next? No. Quick quiz! Point to Seattle on the map. Nice...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 9:20 PM
Peyton Manning and Andrew Luck will meet again.
The Baltimore Ravens and New England Patriots will get a playoff rematch too, meeting for the third time in four postseasons.
But it was the do-over afforded the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday that...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 6:20 AM
The Choice (and remember, death is not an option): Jay Cutler or Brandon Marshall?
As the Bears search for a new general manager and coach at the same places all the popular kids shop -- so far that luckily hasn’t included Saskatchewan -- the...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 7:09 PM
Are the Dallas Cowboys still America's team?
Maybe, maybe not, but they definitely seem to be the favorites of America's media.
After three consecutive 8-8 seasons that didn't feature a playoff appearance, the Cowboys are 5-1 and became the talk of...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 7:30 PM
The site of Dallas quarterback Tony Romo's career low point — a botched hold on a 19-yard field-goal attempt at the end of a January 2007 playoff game at Seattle — looked closer to a turning point for the suddenly scorching...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Kansas City's Alex Smith is in elite company.
And he's not happy about it.
He's among five quarterbacks selected No. 1 overall in the last 25 years who lost when facing their former team for the first time.
It happened to Drew Bledsoe when he played...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 10:13 PM
Jay Cutler’s behavior always seems to be a story, so I guess it’s good that all you really need to know about the Bears’ “Monday Night Football’’ tilt in Dallas is that the supposedly creaky defense outscored Tony Romo&...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Tony Romo, with his jagged peaks and valleys, will always be a centerpiece of Dallas Cowboys conversations. And DeMarco Murray has been so hot lately he could bring any water cooler to a boil.
But the biggest surprise of the NFL's shocker team this...