Jets head coach Todd Bowles and Dolphins owner Steve Ross both joined their teams, arms interlocked, before Sunday AFC E

Jets head coach Todd Bowles and Dolphins owner Steve Ross both joined their teams, arms interlocked, before Sunday AFC East showdown. As a retired African American serviceman, Petty Officer 1st Class Generald Wilson, belted out the anthem, Eagles CEO Jeff Lurie joined the team, locking arms with Jenkins on the sideline. Linebacker Mychal Kendricks opted…

Jeremy Langford, CHI, at Dallas: Langford has done nothing to refute preseason concerns over his ordinary peripheral num

Jeremy Langford, CHI, at Dallas: Langford has done nothing to refute preseason concerns over his ordinary peripheral numbers as a rookie. He’s averaged just 3.0 yards per carry through two weeks and has shaken the confidence of the Bears coaching staff with a fourth quarter fumble in last week’s loss to the Philadelphia Eagles. Langford…

“When you’re really comfortable in an offense, the game slows down for you. You understand the defense and understand wh

“When you’re really comfortable in an offense, the game slows down for you. You understand the defense and understand who’s going to be dropping underneath your No. 1 receiver. You understand who the conflict player is that you’re going to high low or horizontally stretch. With the footwork and throwing mechanics that we’ve been working…

A record 47 players declined to participate in this year’s Pro Bowl, either due to injury or for personal reasons, or co

A record 47 players declined to participate in this year’s Pro Bowl, either due to injury or for personal reasons, or couldn’t play because their teams are in the Super Bowl. Carolina had 10 players selected, including quarterback Cam Newton, while Denver had four, including defensive stars Von Miller and DeMarcus Ware. If you’re clueless:…

By ComparisonWhile varsity basketball games are typically the most lucrative for officials $50 to $75 per game, basketba

By ComparisonWhile varsity basketball games are typically the most lucrative for officials $50 to $75 per game, basketball referees on the collegiate and pro level earn considerably higher salaries. Referees who work Division 3 college games earn approximately $135 per game while those working Division 1 games earn as much as $700 per game. High…