| Oct 3, 2014
| 1:14 PM
When the Indianapolis Colts signed cornerback Vontae Davis to a four-year, $39 million contract in March, they had high expectations for him.
So far, it's been paying off. Davis has allowed just six catches and no touchdowns this season on 15 targets...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Remember when everybody wanted Juan Castillo run out of town, when the run-game coordinator was a symbol of all that went wrong with the Ravens last year?
This offseason, Ravens coach John Harbaugh changed his title to offensive line coach, and stuck by...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 3:13 PM
There are just over 700 starting NFL jobs, and as the 2014 season nears, 13 players with ties to Connecticut are among the fortunate ones. The list includes eight former UConn players: Danny Lansanah, Dwayne Gratz, Anthony Sherman, Kendall Reyes, Will...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 6:49 AM
As the Bears prepare for their second straight road game, this time to the east coast, we asked Manish Mehta, the Jets beat writer for the New York Daily News, for his candid personal scouting report. Here are four things you need to know about the Jets...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 6:03 PM
Here's a breakdown of all the things I THINK I know heading into Tuesday's 4 p.m. start to the 2014 NFL season, which kicks off with the start of free agency.
1. All the big name players haven't been released YET. The Steelers, Panthers and Cowboys...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 3:15 AM
On Saturday the NFL will open up the bidding on free agents, and with the salary cap rising to $133 million it should be interesting to see how many teams plan to use up most of the available space.
Despite the $10 million salary cap increase most teams...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 4:32 AM
1. Remember the good ol' days of the Dolphins on "Hard Knocks?" Of Michael Egnew being called out in a meeting by offensive coordinator Mike Sherman? Of Chad Johnson's arrest and being cut? Of Vontae Davis wanting to call grandma after being traded?...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 10:39 AM
INDIANAPOLIS — Wayne Gretzky doesn't know Peyton Manning well.
Yet he knows Manning better than anyone possibly could.
It was 25 years ago Saturday that Gretzky, as a newly minted member of the Los Angeles Kings, returned to Edmonton to face the...
| Apr 2, 2013
The Miami Dolphins have had a pretty solid defense the past few seasons, and 2012 was no exception.
Defensive coordinator Kevin Coyle's unit finished seventh in points allowed per game (20.0), 12th in yards allowed (356.8), seventh in sacks (42) and...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 5:45 AM
The first time I saw Brent Grimes he was shooting hoops at Dave & Busters at a Miami Dolphins charity event, and my first thought was "this is the guy everyone expects to be the defense's savior in the secondary?"
The Dolphins had just began the...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Bengals 23, Ravens 17
Strategy: Believing that upgraded health in the postseason trumps building momentum, the Ravens rested injured players and key starters. And it worked as there were no serious injuries. The offense was run differently to...