| Oct 8, 2012
| 8:31 PM
Al Groh is smart, in matters football and otherwise, well-spoken and occasionally charming. Like many of us, he is also arrogant, defensive and defiant, and the intensity of those traits rendered him ill-suited to be a head coach, witness his demise at...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 4:03 PM
Falcons keep coming
If you are looking for the next 1972 Miami Dolphins, you won't find it. That type of team does not exist. Not this year, anyway. Every team will have dips, valleys, slumps and losses.
But you have to give...
| May 1, 2012
| 1:05 PM
Gilman middle linebacker Micah Kiser planned all along to make his college commitment before the start of his senior year. Monday night, he made it official. He'll play for Virginia.
Kiser had about 18 scholarship offers and Virginia's was the first,...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 3:39 PM
He must delegate
The myth that Jerry Jones tries to perpetuate goes like this: Former Arkansas guard, self-made billionaire and boss of "America's Team" actually has it all figured out. Well, not so fast.
| Aug 21, 2012
| 6:25 PM
— Interpretations are necessary for all NFL preseason games, in which final scores mean little, partial scores mean a lot and players are evaluated as much by how far they can push themselves emotionally as well as physically without cracking.
| Jun 6, 2012
| 10:02 AM
Retired Miami Dolphins legend Jason Taylor has joined a new football family.
ESPN announced that Taylor will be joining the network's NFL Live and NFL32 programs, and contributing to SportsCenter and the network's Countdown show, that advances games on...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 4:35 AM
— Now that they've prevailed in two games that they easily could have and probably should have lost, the 2-0 Philadelphia Eagles have proved they have the talent, fire and toughness to be winners again coming off a disastrous 8-8 season.
| Aug 18, 2012
| 7:06 PM
In a season when the greatest rivalry in sports has been the Red Sox vs. themselves, let this stand as more than a left-handed compliment:
In recent games, Jon Lester is pitching like the ace he can be.
On a Saturday when the most exciting intramural...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 5:54 PM
Lee Rouson knows all about what hundreds of college football players are going through this weekend while hoping to get the phone call telling them they've been drafted by an NFL team.
Rouson was drafted by Bill Parcells and the New York Giants in 1984...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 11:35 AM
Prediction: 49ers 20, Dolphins 13
Comment: A long road trip, tough defense and 49ers coming off a loss yields the most predictable result all season.
Prediction: 49ers 24,...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 10:17 AM
Gators coach Will Muschamp cares about winning, style points be damned.
While his No. 4 Gators' performances might not be "sexy," so to speak, Muschamp said at his least one person thinks he is.
"My wife told me I was sexy after the game," Muschamp...