| Jan 31, 2015
| 6:50 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - More Super Bowl ad rookies will be trying to score a touchdown this Sunday.
There will be 15 new Super Bowl advertisers this year, the most since 2000, before the economy fell into what would be the first of two recessions since....
| Jan 26, 2015
| 3:46 PM
Today is Super Bowl Media Day, and I hope somebody asks Marshawn Lynch a very simple question.
"Are you going to grab your crotch on Sunday?"
Seattle's running back will probably be in his famed "Beast Mode," meaning we'll be lucky if he doesn't...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 12:57 PM
DeMarco Murray broke his hand. Aaron Rodgers broke your heart. And the worst part is, the carnage probably isn't over.
I'm talking about something I like to call the "Playoffcalypse," fantasy football's annual playoff acolypse," where up is down and...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 4:35 PM
The Kansas City Chiefs beat visiting San Diego, 19-7, on Sunday to eliminate the Chargers from playoff contention, moments before they were eliminated themselves by games happening elsewhere.
The Chiefs needed Cleveland to beat Baltimore and...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 4:29 AM
Yankees say they have no interest in Jon Lester
He went from bearded, long-haired Idiot in Boston to clean-cut, pinstripe-wearing star in New York. Like Babe Ruth before him, Johnny Damon won World Series rings on both sides of the Red...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 8:25 AM
Monday was high-praise night for UCLA.
Coach Jim Mora couldn’t contain himself when talking about two of the younger Bruins. Words like “Terrell Owens” and “NFL linebacker” easily slipped out.
Eldridge Massington, a...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 8:14 PM
Just imagine, the Arizona Cardinals and Seattle Seahawks — both with a week off — relaxing on their couches Sunday and watching the NFC West-rival San Francisco 49ers circling the drain.
Well, not so fast.
The 49ers, in peril of their...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 2:32 PM
When tennis star Caroline Wozniacki, fresh off a broken engagement to golfer Rory McIlroy, took a shot at her ex-fiance by saying, "I would like a taller guy so I can wear my heels," she was talking to Graham Bensinger.
You may have noticed that...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 8:42 PM
— Somebody saw something at the last second, just before the St. Louis Rams snapped the ball to punter Johnny Hekker standing inside his 10-yard line less than a minute into Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles.
A couple of Eagles players...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 7:59 AM
Trent Dilfer is trying to give Yogi Berra a run for his money.
On Sunday, the former NFL quarterback and current ESPN analyst offered what has to be argued as the greatest no-duh quote in sports commentary history: "You cannot lose games in the NFL...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Welcome back to “The Blitz Package,” your weekly destination for notable news, nuggets and intriguing Chicago Bears storylines. This week’s topic: the dreaded jaunt to the San Francisco Bay area.
The Bears’ first road trip of the...