Bears wave white flag with trades of Allen, Bostic

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

Not even the French have ever capitulated this quickly. Three weeks into the the 2015 season, the Chicago Bears have come to official grips with what anyone who has watched them this year already knows: they suck. So the Bears are punting on the '15 campaign -- which given Pat O'Donnell's ...

Johnny Manziel headed back to the bench for Browns

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Cleveland Browns quarterback Josh McCown was cleared from the NFL's concussion protocol Wednesday and that means Johnny Manziel is headed back to the bench. McCown was back at practice on Wednesday and will start against Oakland this weekend, retaking the role he was given before the season. Manziel made one start ...

The bell is tolling for Payton and Brees in New Orleans

Monday, September 21st, 2015

They can put the headstone at the Superdome's 35-yard line. That's where the Sean Payton/Drew Brees era of Saints football effectively came to its end early in Sunday's slop-riddled 26-19 loss to the woeful Buccaneers -- a team that allowed a perfect passer rating to Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota in his ...

ESPN graphic helpfully points out that Jim Tomsula is the GOAT

Tuesday, September 15th, 2015

Someone grab 49ers coach Jim Tomsula's windbreaker and send the thing to Canton, because this man is clearly Hall of Fame bound. Thanks to the graphics wizardry at ESPN, at the end of San Francisco's 20-3 season-opening win over Minnesota we learned that Tomsula is the most successful coach in the ...

Johnny Manziel resumes throwing for Cleveland Browns

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

After more than two weeks off to rest his ailing elbow, Johnny Manziel was back at practice for the Cleveland Browns on Monday. Manziel threw a few short passes during the 30 minutes of practice that were open to the media, and coach Mike Pettine claimed his young quarterback continued ...

Fred Jackson cut could already be biting Bills in butt

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

There was much fan uproar in Buffalo when the Bills unexpectedly cut popular 10-year veteran running back Fred Jackson earlier this week. This is not an unusual occurrence -- cuts happen all the time in the NFL, particularly with aging veterans. Every fan of every team has experienced the same ...

Packers will survive loss of Jordy Nelson, but should consider Wayne

Monday, August 24th, 2015

The likely loss of Pro Bowl receiver Jordy Nelson for the season is a big blow for Green Bay, but it isn't a tragedy unless you're one of many in the Packers' female fanbase who list Nelson as their favorite player for purposes of ogling. Yes, it will be difficult to ...

ESPN moves Bears to Fort Wayne, Indiana

Friday, August 21st, 2015

For the first time in the history of the rivalry, the most egregious error in a Bills-Browns game did not take place on the field. As you can see, the above ESPN graphic displays the many career stops of Browns starting quarterback Josh "Don't Call Me Luke" McCown, which included a ...