First up this morning: A history lesson. We'll never see two months like we've just seen in any offseason. Ever. To recap: March 2 -- The NFL says the Saints ran a sophisticated bounty program with defensive coordinator Gregg... more »
The San Francisco 49ers are an irretrievable mess -- a colossal 1-6 disappointment that needs at least a 7-2 finish to have a shot but looks incapable of such because the team does not appear to be together. The quarterback is hurt. The defense is leaky. And the coach is a volcano. In fact, there's a theory going around the league that the only reason the 49ers didn't fire Mike Singletary this week is because they didn't want to distract from their game this week in London against the Broncos. When people are saying those kinds of things about your job security, you don't have much.
The first thing you notice is the footwork—and not because of the gold shoes. Yes, that’s part of Robert Griffin III’s persona. Just like the braids that flowed from underneath his Washington Redskins helmet.... more »
When Derek Jeter arrived in the major leagues in 1995, the soon-to-be superstar displayed an innate modesty and reverence for the sport. That season Jeter had the good fortune of playing alongside pinstriped legend Don... more »
Before we allow this very important debate about the importance of player safety in pro football to disintegrate into a silly exercise of infantile name-calling (oops, too late for that), I was actually hoping that some... more »