| Jan 13, 2015
| 9:36 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Jets are close to an agreement with Arizona Cardinals defensive coordinator Todd Bowles to make him their head coach, according to two people with knowledge of the negotiations.
Bowles told ESPN in a text that he was...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 9:17 AM
ALAMEDA, Calif. -- Denver defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio will be the first candidate to have a second interview with the Oakland Raiders for their head coaching job as the two-week search could be nearing a conclusion.
A person with knowledge of the...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 7:10 AM
Hey, you take the good news wherever you can find it, if you're a Dolphins fan this past decade and especially on a day the Patriots have another playoff game. And in the last couple of days there has been some legitimate good involving some former...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 5:17 AM
1. It's nice of Steve Ross to give Joe Philbin a contract extension. It offers some financial security to Philbin. It suggests a measure of loyalty from the owner. But it ultimately means nothing at all as far as his future as coach, as I blogged when...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 5:54 PM
I am laying down in the grass and staring up at the sky, which seems as good a place as any to find an answer for what the Dolphins are doing these days. Can that plane up there way up there drop a leaflet of explanation?
It's not that Tuesday's...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 4:39 PM
Last week in parentheses.
1. Seahawks 11-4 (2): Dominant victory over Cardinals moves defending champs back into top spot as home-field advantage looms.
2. Patriots 12-3 (1): One-point victory over down-and-out Jets drops them out of top perch but...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 8:20 PM
One is tall and skinny. The other is short and stocky.
One is loud and brash, often oozing emotion. The other is gentle and calculated, difficult to stir.
The old adage is that teams usually take on the personality of their head coach.
| Sep 25, 2014
| 5:36 AM
LONDON - At some point, the discusson turns just from what-the-heck-has-Joe-Philbin-done to include the idea the Dolphins play the Raiders in London this week. So let's make that turn right now. Five questions for the Dolphins against the Raiders
| Jan 2, 2015
| 3:15 PM
One of the highlights of the season for local college basketball fans is a visit by the Cincinnati Bearcats and their animated coach, Mick Cronin. But when UConn hosts Cincinnati next Saturday at the XL Center, Cronin won't be roaming the sideline. The...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 2:24 PM
Pat Shurmur needs the Oakland Raiders head-coaching job about as much as he needs a hole in the head.
The Eagles' offensive coordinator has been down that road before with the Cleveland Browns, where he was set up to fail from the start. With the...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 1:55 PM
ALAMEDA, Calif -- Add Pat Shurmur's name to the list of candidates competing with interim coach Tony Sparano to become head coach of the Oakland Raiders.
Shurmur is offensive coordinator of the Philadelphia Eagles and has head-coaching experience with...