| Feb 12, 2012
| 2:38 PM
TALLAHASSEE – One of the great rivalries in the Atlantic Coast Conference.
A frenzied, fired-up arena filled with 12,000 loud, loony, clamoring crazies who were on their feet, screaming, yelling, chiding, chanting, inspiring and conspiring their...
| Jan 10, 2013
A strong possibility exists that Bears general manager Phil Emery has learned more in the last week than any other NFL executive trolling for a head coach.
Well then, shame on him.
How dare he work so hard to educate himself.
Those who think too...
| Jan 14, 2013
— J.J. Watt may have spit on the Patriots' midfield logo before this AFC divisional playoff game, but it is Wes Welker who continues, game after game, year after year, to spit in the face of football convention.
Running back Shane Vereen may have...
| Jan 15, 2013
Nobody truly knows precisely what Bears general manager Phil Emery thinks after interviewing 13 known coaching candidates, not even Jimmy Johnson.
Nobody expects Emery to go all Jodie Foster on us anytime soon and reveal his innermost thoughts by...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 12:17 PM
When Chris Ault, the legendary Nevada football coach announced his retirement this week, it ended a career that spanned 28 seasons with the Wolf Pack.
It was also the 27th head coaching change that we've seen in college football this offseason.
| Feb 6, 2012
| 9:00 AM
I presume that the Bears’ new so-called general manager watched the Super Bowl, as the Bears traditionally have done for 44 of the previous 46 years.
And so, I presume that Phil Emery told Lovie Smith that his defensive line is nowhere close to...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 7:21 PM
FOXBORO, Mass. - Sometimes when a season ends badly in New England, as another one did for the Dolphins on Sunday, the idea is that's how far they stand from relevance. Not this time.
"We wrapped up the division a month ago,'' New England coach Bill...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 11:28 AM
Do you like Nick Saban? Can you? That's the question for the equipment manager, and he tells of arriving for work early one morning at the same time as the coach. It was still dark outside. Quiet.
The equipment manager, Tony Egues, reached the door to...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 10:41 AM
Jerod Mayo has earned Pro Bowl and Rookie of the Year honors. He's led the NFL in tackles and secured the approval of football's most finicky and poorly dressed coach.
What he hadn't enjoyed before this season was playoff success.
What he's poised to do...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Dear Husky Nation:
Shut up, already.
Saturday commemorates the first meeting with your former head coach Randy Edsall (known in some circles as The Deserter). There will be much hatin', bad mouthing and gnashing of teeth about the top Terrapin at...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 7:45 PM
— The age-old debate about heredity vs. environment doesn't apply to John Harbaugh.
The 49-year-old head coach of the Baltimore Ravens and the most successful member of Philadelphia Eagles coach Andy Reid's coaching tree has an overload of both,...