| Sep 1, 2013
| 5:33 PM
It bears repeating on the first Monday of September that one Friday night in August hardly suggests an NFL team will play on a super Sunday in February.
The Bears generally looked good in preseason, but not that good — and Mike Ditka can't stop by...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
The '72 Dolphins, the only undefeated team in modern NFL history, were invited to the White House earlier this week, but three key members of the team — Manny Fernandez, Bob Kuechenberg and Jim Langer —...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 9:45 PM
It’s all your fault, Dan Marino.
Every bit of it. You ruined it for everybody else. It’s like the guy who once dated Cindy Crawford (old-school reference, in honor of Marino). What happens after the big breakup?
It’s a downward...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 3:33 PM
Every NFL training camp has some good story to hop on, but the best story at Dolphins camp is someone that no one's talking about. Cornerback Brent Grimes is invisible while turning receivers invisible.
He's dominating one side of the secondary to the...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 8:25 PM
DAYTONA BEACH – Joie Chitwood, president of Daytona International Speedway, says ticket sales were actually up slightly for Saturday night's Coke Zero 400, but the fact is that the crowd at this NASCAR race and most others is not even close to...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Coach Jack Del Rio was fired Tuesday, and Jacksonville Jaguars owner Wayne Weaver announced he has sold the struggling franchise to a Pakistani businessman.
And maybe it could have all been avoided with one simple, logical and incredibly obvious move....
| Oct 7, 2012
| 8:03 PM
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Ways to describe the Bears defense early Sunday afternoon: Old. Outdated schematically. Fatigued. Out of its element.
Way to describe the Bears defense early Sunday evening: Dominating.
Go ahead, underestimate them some...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 7:05 PM
The most curious NFL news Sunday was that the league is investigating the San Diego Chargers for using Stick 'em, the glue-like goop that helps players hang on to the football. The Fox report said an equipment manager was concealing the substance on...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 3:16 PM
Running off at the typewriter. …
Johnny Van Zant, lead singer of Lynyrd Skynyrd, was in town Friday night playing a concert at the UCF Arena. When I asked him why his hometown Jaguars haven't acquired another Jacksonville legend — Tim...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 3:26 PM
Forbes surveyed NFL fans and this week published lists of the league's most and least popular players, mostly just water-cooler fodder. But it was interesting to note that Tim Tebow wasn't on either of them.
That's because Tebow has become irrelevant...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 4:23 PM
We all have relationships that we regret. Not in the "Why didn't we break up after the first date?" type of way, but because of a feeling that you let a good one slip through your hands.
Tim Tebow and the Jacksonville Jaguars are like that.