| Sep 28, 2008
| 10:50 PM
There was no need for an impromptu pep talk from Mike Brown or Brian Urlacher, no need for Lovie Smith to be anything but his typically reserved self.
The Bears' defense knew what was at stake as their grasp on a four-point lead Sunday night started to...
| Oct 1, 2002
The football world was supposed to see how far the Ravens had fallen after their historic salary cap dismantling.
Instead, the Ravens ripped apart the previously unbeaten Denver Broncos in the first half last night before escaping with a 34-23 victory,...
| Oct 1, 2001
For quarterback Elvis Grbac, the comeback validated his resiliency.
For the Ravens' defense, the victory signified its blistering return.Redemption reigned supreme yesterday as the Ravens reclaimed their place among the AFC elite with a gritty 20-13...
| Jan 1, 2001
On a national stage, in a throwback setting, the Ravens took their defensive dominance to a new level yesterday, thrashing the Denver Broncos in a 21-3 wild-card playoff victory at PSINet Stadium.
Playing in frigid temperatures, the Ravens (13-4)...
| Dec 6, 2007
| 10:56 PM
Never mind that Rex Grossman had been knocked out of the game in the first quarter with a serious injury to his left leg. The Bears needed all of 1 yard to alter the outcome of Thursday night's 24-16 loss to the Redskins at FedEx Field.
| Dec 13, 2007
| 6:33 PM
Inside the locker room Thursday at Halas Hall, defensive tackle Matt Toeaina took a few minutes during his first full day as a Bear to introduce himself to new teammates.
Fellow defensive tackle Jimmy Kennedy, practically a veteran in comparison having...
| Dec 27, 2007
| 4:39 PM
Kyle Orton . . . gunslinger?
Drew Brees used that word to describe his successor at Purdue, where quarterbacks practically are issued a holster and ammo clip with their playbooks.
But in the NFL, the Bears have yet to equip Orton with any schematic...
| Mar 19, 2010
The Indianapolis Colts announced the additions of two coaches on Friday, Wide Receivers Coach Ron Turner and Assistant Offensive Line Coach Ron Prince, while altering the titles of four others on the staff.
Tom Moore will hold the title of Senior...
| Feb 23, 2010
The National Invitational Camp, which is more commonly known as the NFL Scouting Combine, will occupy Lucas Oil Stadium beginning February 24th through March 3rd. Since 1987 Indianapolis has been the home for the annual showcase of college football...
| Nov 17, 2010
| 2:11 PM
On Thursday night, Tyler Thigpen will join the club of Miami Dolphins starting quarterbacks. Here's a look at who else has been at the helm of the offense since Dan Marino retired after the 1999 season:
Damon Huard, 2000
Jay Fiedler, 2000-04
| Feb 3, 2011
| 1:09 PM
The second-greatest quarterback in Miami Dolphins history -- but still the only man to lead a Dolphins team to a Super Bowl title -- is calling it quits.
ESPN has released a statement from Bob Griese that his TV football analyst days are over after 29...