| Aug 27, 2011
| 8:30 PM
Pittsburgh wide receiver Antonio Brown continued his electrifying preseason, catching four passes for 137 yards and two touchdowns as the Steelers beat Atlanta 34-16 on Saturday night.
Brown scored on passes of 77 and 44 yards from quarterback Ben...
| Aug 28, 2011
| 3:09 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — James Harrison expected the Pittsburgh Steelers defense to be tested by the high-powered Atlanta Falcons.
The All-Pro linebacker also expected to get off the field.
Turns out, he was half right.
Though the Steelers rode the...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 7:30 AM
With trades in consecutive offseasons, the Ravens have given Joe Flacco a formidable receiving tandem in Anquan Boldin and Lee Evans. Boldin has had five 1,000-yard seasons in his eight years in the league and Evans has averaged 15.7 yards per catch in...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 1:00 PM
Carson Palmer will be a hot commodity on the waiver wire this week after the Cincinnati Bengals traded him to the Oakland Raiders for a pair of high draft picks. I can't imagine that someone in your fantasy league already has Palmer on his or her roster...
| Oct 23, 2011
| 2:33 PM
Matt Ryan's touchdown pass to Roddy White late in the second quarter proved to be the difference as Atlanta downed Detroit, 23-16, at Ford Field.
Ryan went just 20-of-34 for 218 yards and two interceptions, and added a rushing touchdown for the Falcons...
| Nov 6, 2011
| 10:46 AM
Once upon a time when even adversity signaled a chance at glory.
A deficit on the board for the home team at Lucas Oil Stadium seemed to only seemed to spark hope of a epic comeback that would simply be another chapter in a dynasty decade for the...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 4:59 PM
The Bears didn't just announce to doubters they're to be taken seriously in the NFC this season. They screamed it.
A 30-12 dismantling of the Falcons in the season opener Sunday at Soldier Field was as much an affirmation as it was a victory. They took...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 1:30 PM
I'm not very good at making preseason predictions. Two years ago, I picked the Giants to beat the Chargers in the Super Bowl. Last season, I wrote a column saying the Ravens would go all the way, and they might have had they not fallen apart against the...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 8:02 PM
Super Bowl¿ champion: Patriots
AFC¿ championship game: Patriots over Texans
NFC¿ championship game: Saints over Packers
AFC division playoffs: Patriots over Chargers; Texans over Steelers
NFC division playoffs: Packers over Eagles;...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 5:00 PM
Just when things couldn't get any worse. Yeah, we said that.
Even in an 0-for-8 season coming into Sunday, the Colts miscues an talents of the Falcons made a bad season seem even worse.
Whether it was the Julio Jones show or the lack there of from...
| Sep 13, 2011
Playoff teams flounder
Los Angeles Times
The biggest surprise was the performance of several 2010 playoff teams.
We knew the Colts were going to struggle without Peyton Manning, and they did. But the Steelers were routed in Baltimore in...