| Dec 8, 2013
| 1:37 PM
It was crazy. The Philadelphia Eagles and Detroit Lions played in what looked at times like whiteout conditions in Philadelphia on Sunday. It was dubbed #SnowBowl on Twitter, where pictures of frigid fans and chilly cheerleaders were shared.
| Dec 9, 2013
| 6:46 PM
I always feel fleeced after going to Staples Center; the prices are just enormous. This might be the worst value in America, and that includes the Kardashian sisters and overpriced Bavarian sedans.
Still, I go because "that's where the money is," as...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 11:26 AM
Times columnist Chris Dufresne starts the weekend by answering readers' questions on anything related to college football.
-- On Monte Kiffin, former USC defensive coordinator now with Dallas, having to design a game plan to defend against a Chip Kelly...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 4:34 PM
Unbuckling the mailbag:
Question: Which Kiffin is having a worse week? Lane: Washington State loss plus secret team meeting. Monte: Viewing Eagles game.
Twitter: @Mike Jelline
Answer: I'm going with Lane. I couldn't imagine going through what Kiffin...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 5:26 PM
Hiring a staff and schmoozing with boosters was not the toughest thing Mike Bellotti had to do after he was hired as head coach at Oregon in 1995.
The toughest part was replacing the offensive coordinator, Mike Bellotti.
It meant giving up the thing...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 7:24 AM
After the coffee. Before figuring out if I need a new hairstyle.
The Skinny: While I'm not a fan of Thursday night football, I do want to see the Chiefs-Eagles game because former Eagles coach Andy Reid now coaches the Chiefs. Should be good drama....
| Nov 21, 2013
| 9:43 AM
The final pass by Robert Griffin III on Sunday didn’t hit the mark, but the quarterback’s critical postgame comments sure did. He pointed to his receivers' inability to get open on a game-ending interception.
That angered at least one...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 9:30 AM
It seems as if every time NASCAR crowns a new champion -- or the same one in Jimmie Johnson's case -- the question comes up as to whether race car drivers are athletes. It's an ongoing debate that probably never will be settled, but former NFL quarterback...
| 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 3, 2013
| 6:50 PM
In keeping with tradition, the NFL sent questionnaires to its eight new head coaches during the off-season, quizzing them on random topics. Among the questions was, "Who has the hardest job in football?"
Answered Chip Kelly of the Philadelphia Eagles:...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 3:40 PM
Michael Vick couldn't be beat Monday and neither could ESPN.
Monday night's NFL double-header on ESPN – in which the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Washington Redskins and the Houston Texans prevailed over the San Diego Chargers – gave the...