Why did Roger Staubach fall to the 10th round in the NFL draft? He had a professional handicap. And it was immovable. He was military.
It's Angst Week in the NFL. How else to explain Carson Palmer, Tim Tebow, John Beck and Christian Ponder as suddenly-starting quarterbacks? This is going to be a wild ride.
When a new stadium and franchise arrive in Los Angeles, some in the NFL will weep and gnash teeth appropriately. It will mark the conclusion of what has been, for them, a very good time indeed.
Not so fast, Mr. Favre. If those 're-evaluate' remarks mean what it sounds like they mean, you've got some explaining to do. A real pro would stick this dreadful season out.
Now that'd be entertainment! Brett Favre and Terrell Owens, together on the same stage ... er, field. The drama would never stop. So what are the Vikings waiting for?
The Vikings say it's just business. But ESPN.com's Mark Kreidler thinks it's also heartless, classless and cheap to dock Troy Williamson a game check for a family crisis.
As the NFL coaching carousel spins into action, don't be surprised to see a lot of the same guys riding it, writes Mark Kreidler.
Give Mike Tice credit, calling out Vikings' fans for scalping takes a certain kind of moxie, Mark Kreidler writes.
Everytime Paul Tagliabue talks about stadium sites in Los Angeles, he's really threatening politicians in San Diego, Indianapolis and a select few NFL cities.