Where do you start when trying to define the worst draft pick in Detroit Lions history? Three quarterbacks have come and gone with Chuck Long, Andre Ware and Joey Harrington – all three expected to take the keys to the offense and drive it toward a championship.Maybe it was the Matt Millen era, which fans of football in general refer to as the worst in the modern era as a general...
The Chicago Bears have developed a quasi new tradition of finding formally talented wide receivers and trying to find the one last route, that one last great catch, or one more player for the fans to complain about all season.
Case in point, last year with the signings of Josh Morgan and Santonio Holmes; two players that other teams once paid a premium for and the Bears said “why...
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- On the morning Dean Smith's death was announced, the sun rose and illuminated a rare, unseasonably warm mid-February day filled with cloudless blue skies. Some would call them Carolina blue skies.
But in the days since, it's been dark and dreary and rainy.
And still, Carolina fans and well-wishers flock to the makeshift memorial -- protected from the rain by...
TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS (2-8) AT CHICAGO BEARS (4-6)
3 of past 4
COACHES VS. OPP.
W 27-7 at Redskins
W 21-13 vs. Vikings
10/23/11: Bears 24 at Buccaneers 18 in London. Chicago RB Matt Forté rushes for 145 yards & TD. Bears WR Roy Williams adds 59 receiving yards, including...
Detroit Lions general manager has hitched his wagon to 10th overall pick Eric Ebron. President Tom Lewand, head coach Jim Caldwell and Mayhew himself have all said that the Lions are in a win now mode and that they not only expect to make the playoffs, but to seriously contend for a super bowl title. Yet, once again, Mayhew went with his old mentor, Matt Millen’s theory, to draft...
March Madness is a great time of year. But the sad truth is that 68 teams compete for a prize only one will win. To that end, we present our March Madness Obituaries, which mourn the fallen teams left behind on the road to the national championship.
The NCAA tournament followed up yesterday’s overtimes with even more excitement. Duke went down again, two more five seeds ended...