| Oct 29, 2013
Eight games into this war of attrition known as the NFL regular season, the more we watch the Philadelphia Eagles, the less we know about them.
What was up is now down, what was black is now white and so on down the line.
Rookie head coach Chip Kelly'...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 11:01 PM
He was the afterthought, the other guy, the quarterback who wasn't Peyton Manning.
But Sunday night, Andrew Luck was the man.
Luck threw for three touchdowns and ran for a fourth to lead Indianapolis to a 39-33 victory over Denver, spoiling Manning'...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 8:08 PM
As the final seconds wound down in Sunday's game against Dallas, Detroit quarterback Matthew Stafford frantically urged his teammates to the line of scrimmage. He gestured wildly, giving everyone the impression he planned to spike the football to stop the...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 6:23 PM
— Whether the Philadelphia Eagles quarterback of the future is on the roster now needs to be the No. 1 fact-finding mission in the second half of the season for head coach Chip Kelly and the powers that be upstairs.
The first half of the season,...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 6:10 PM
— One thing rookie Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly might want to consider in trying to open things up for running back LeSean McCoy and his offense in general heading toward their stretch run is an extra deep threat.
They already have that...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 4:31 PM
Words of encouragement to quarterbacks around the NFL: This too shall pass.
At some point soon, we'll have the answers to all the burning questions and lack of clarity surrounding the league's marquee position. The regular season starts this week,...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 10:27 PM
That seems to be the new theme of the USC football team, which beat Utah State by a field goal Saturday in a game that Coach Lane Kiffin accurately described as "mushy."
An hour before the game, in the usually teeming streets around the...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 5:55 PM
What I remember most about last season's BCS title game was fixing binoculars on Alabama and Notre Dame during pregame warmups and going "uh-oh."
I had seen both schools separately in person but not together on the same field
The squad dressed in...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 9:19 PM
Nobody can tell much about a team based on the first minicamp practice of a coach's tenure held indoors five months before the season opener.
But one thing jumped out immediately after watching the Bears usher in the Marc Trestman era Tuesday at the...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 10:40 PM
The game had long since ended, yet the right-hand number on the scoreboard was still glowing, just below where the Olympic flame was still burning.
On this most scorching, chilling of nights, they looked identical.
Sixty-two points? At the Coliseum?...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 6:25 AM
Never has any one sport ever enjoyed so much attention like the NFL. From the Spring NFL draft to training camps and all the way to opening day, the NFL has become the sport of choice for people from all walks of life. I once heard the comment that...