The NFL owners approved two rules on Wednesday that will be in effect beginning this year. Many fans and analysts have wanted the infamous "Tuck Rule" eliminated for years. Their wish has been granted, via a 29-1 vote. In the league's increasing efforts to promote player safety ball carriers using ... Read More
Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler isn't the most liked QB in the NFL, but that hasn't stopped former reality TV star Kristin Cavallari from agreeing to get engaged to him for the second time. Only this time, Cutler's proposal and engagement ring exchange were a little... atypical. Cavallari revealed Cutler's proposal ... Read More
Since firing Lovie Smith in late December, the Chicago Bears have been interviewing candidates for their vacant head coaching position left and right. The position is now no longer vacant. Early Wednesday morning, the Bradd Biggs and Dan Pompei of the Chicago Tribune announced that Marc Trestman, formerly the coach of ... Read More
On Black Monday, the day after the end of the NFL regular season, there were plenty of jobs that were expected to be lost. The Chiefs and Romeo Crennel, the Eagles and Andy Reid, the Browns and Pat Shurmur and the Chargers and Norv Turner all expectedly went their separate ways ... Read More
Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall has never really been shy with the media. During a media session Wednesday, Marshall was again his candid self and had some choice words for the Green Bay Packers. Here are a few highlights from the session, via JSOnline: On Sunday's game: “This is the biggest ... Read More
Denver Broncos fans have seen this movie before. Wide receiver Brandon Marshall put up three consecutive 100-catch seasons (102 in 2007, 104 in 2008, 101 in 2009) with the mile high team, two of them with Jay Cutler as quarterback. Reunited this season in Chicago the duo have once again ... Read More
Posted By Gordon Dixon On November 2nd 2012. Under MLB, NBA, NFL Tags: Anderson Varejao, Brandon Marshall, buster posey, chicago bears, Cleveland Cavaliers, Dallas Cowboys, damian lillard, detroit tigers, Eli Manning, houston rockets, James Harden, jason witten, jim leyland, kansas city chiefs, Lebron James, matt cassel, Memphis Grizzlies, miami heat, miguel cabrera, New England Patriots, New York Giants, Portland Trailblazers, San Francisco Giants, Wes Welker .
As the official statistician of MLB, NFL, NBA, NHL, MLS, and the WNBA the Elias Sports Bureau provides a look into sports that goes beyond the home run saving grabs, made-for-highlight-reel stiffarms, and ankle breaking crossovers. They sift through the streaks, trends, and numbers to often provide us with interesting and little known bits of information about our ... Read More
Posted By Gordon Dixon On October 30th 2012. Under College Football, NCAA Tags: Alabama Crimson Tide, Andre Johnson, brandon weeden, chicago bears, Cleveland Browns, Dallas Cowboys, demarco murray, Houston Texans, johnny manziel, kenny stills, lance briggs, les miles, LSU Tigers, Marcus Lattimore, Oklahoma Sooners, robert griffin III, sam montgomery, South Carolina Gamecocks, texas a&m aggies, washington redskins .
One time for #21 In last Saturday's game against the Tennessee Volunteers, just days before his 21st birthday, South Carolina Gamecocks running back Marcus Lattimore suffered a devastating right knee injury that brought his 2012 season to an end. Anyone who has seen it (either live or via replays/pictures) immediately ... Read More