The NFL’s open to cold-weather cities hosting the Super Bowl now, so there’s an outside chance for Chicago.
How, again, are you only suspended two games for hitting a woman?
Soldier Field’s seating capacity is a challenge, but there could be adjustments made.
“They both have tremendous bids,” commissioner Roger Goodell says.
The NFL just announced that the NFL Draft will not be held at Radio City Music Hall in New York City next year. Here is my list of places that I’d like to see the NFL Draft.
A one-year hiatus from Roman numerals is actually news.
Oprah Winfrey’s network is calling it a “postponement,” but it sure seems like the idea of a Michael Sam reality show is dead.
All eyes and iPhones were on Johnny Manziel, who squirmed in his seat for 21 picks before landing in the wasteland we call Cleveland. He forced a smile and his signature salutation, rubbing his thumb and forefinger, a metaphor for counting his cash.
As the NFL Draft begins Thursday evening in New York, Mayor Rahm Emanuel is hoping to bring the three-day spectacle to Chicago as soon as next year.
Rahm Emanuel wants big events in Chicago, and the NFL Draft may be leaving New York.
One NFL team cuts a player for merely keeping unsavory company, while another goes out of its way to make excuses for a guy who knocked his fiancée out cold in an elevator.
Kickers made 99.6 percent of extra points last season.
Logistically, Chicago could host the big game, but Soldier Field’s smaller capacity is a hold-up.
Even by the pro athlete’s subterranean standards, the Ray Rice video was shocking. He made no effort to heal or cradle or care for his unconscious fiancee.
The league’s revenues have approached $10 billion, and the commissioner is reaping the benefits.
Forever high on hubris, the sport is pondering extra games, playoff teams, and new franchises, perhaps in London or Los Angeles. And it feels like all are in the name of profit, not principle.
CBS will air the first eight games, while NFL Network will keep the second-half slate.
Given its small size, Soldier Field isn’t the type of facility that should host a Super Bowl.
Chicago can make a good case to host a Super Bowl, and 2019 is the next chance for a cold-weather city.
The NFL commissioner appears set on letting Washington keep its nickname.