Report: Lovie Smith the favorite for Tampa Bay Buccaneers job

Monday, December 30th, 2013

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers fired head coach Greg Schiano on Monday after just two seasons on the job, and it appears the franchise is moving quickly to replace him. Reports now claim that former Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith is the favorite to replace Schiano and that a deal could ...

NFL considering revisions to “Rooney Rule”

Saturday, January 19th, 2013

Due to the lack of minority hires around the league this offseason, the NFL is reportedly considering making changes to the "Rooney Rule" which states that teams must interview at least one minority candidate for front-office and head coaching jobs. Eight teams have hired new coaches, while seven have filled general ...

Lovie Smith a perfect fit for Buffalo

Monday, December 31st, 2012

On Sunday, I threatened to burn every piece of Bears paraphernalia in my wardrobe if they brought Lovie Smith back next year after becoming just the second NFL team in history — and the first not coached by Norv Turner — to miss the playoffs after a 7-1 start. A day ...

Chicago Makes Sure It’s A Bear Market

Friday, March 5th, 2010

For the Chicago Bears, the NFL Draft started midnight EST Thursday. Yesterday, I called my friends who are Bears fans - like myself - to remind them of that fact. Without a first or second round pick because of the Jay Cutler and Gaines Adams (RIP) trades, the Bears really only ...

No Offense Lovie, But I’d Rather Work For Al Davis

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010

Since the conclusion of the regular season, the Chicago Bears have been in search of new offensive and defensive coordinators. Chicago’s D has been a mess since Ron Rivera was allowed to walk following the Super Bowl run three years ago. While Lovie Smith decided to keep the other Ron (Turner) instead ...

Link Dump!

Tuesday, January 5th, 2010

The Bears fired essentially their entire offensive staff. Now we know how Lovie kept his job - Chicago Breaking Sports About that blind Boise State fan...Yeah, you guys are dicks - SB Nation The five most memorable American sports stories of the decade - Bleacher Report Kent State alums are going big in ...

The Biggest Flops Of The 2009-10 NFL Season

Monday, January 4th, 2010

Now that the 2009-10 regular season is in the books it's time for us to reflect on just what the heck happened over the past few months in the NFL. This fall and winter had some great stories and some major controversies. But frankly, none of that interests us here ...