Functionally, it’s a multi-day scouting opportunity-slash-midseason summit attended by all 30 teams.
1. Having watched this annual event on television in the past, I can now confirm that the G-League Showcase is not for the faint of heart. But for scouts, executives and writers alike, it’s also a massive daily slog made palatable mostly by the fact that the ability to sit in one or two places […]
Ben Roethlisberger admires Tom Brady, so much so that a No. 12 jersey hangs in Roethlisberger’s home office.
Now Big Ben needs to do something he’s rarely done: beat Brady. Sunday, the Patriots come to Pittsburgh with the AFC’s top seed on the line. And a win would mean even more when it comes to Roethlisberger’s standing as an all-time great QB. He has accomplished greatness in his 14 years: three Super Bowl […]
The two already were talking about the ensuing extra-point try, missing that the ball shifted upon James’ contact with the ground.
Jim Nantz and Tony Romo, who have seen and played, respectively, a lot of football in their lifetimes, did not even know what the officials in the Patriots-Steelers showdown were reviewing before the no-catch ruling that stunned and enraged everyone outside of New England. After Ben Roethlisberger found tight end Jesse James for a 10-yard […]
Nashville, which ranks second in the NHL on the power play, was 0 for 2 with the man advantage. “We’ve been in some games lately that have gone up and down with a ton of shots and a ton of chances,” Nashville coach Peter Laviolette said. “Second period wasn’t bad with the exception of those […]
Smith once worked worked with Tom Coughlin and had some success with Atlanta before the Falcons needed a change
“Last year doesn’t matter at all,” said Canadian goalie Carter Hart, who stopped 32 shots through overtime Friday. “Tomorrow, we get the chance to finish in first place, so that’s what’s on our minds now.” He represents an older (58), nice-guy alternative to the undermining mess McAdoo created. Plus, Smith would do plenty with that […]