Quote of the Day
"The idea of getting a draft pick and having your quarterback not healthy for
a divisional playoff game doesn't sound real
appealing to me."
-- Saints coach Sean Payton, on teams possibly receiving an incentive to play starters after clinching playoff berths (TIMES-PICAYUNE, 1/4).
Fenway's Winter Classic Draws Rave Reviews
A Real Give And Take
NFL labor talks continue this week amid reports owners are asking players to give back about 18% of compensation they receive under the current CBA.
Quit Playing Games With My Heart
Goodell said to be “angry” for fans that teams are sitting stars, but would they rather see players like Wes Welker healthy for playoffs?
I Can See The Light
Less than 9% of NFL games blacked out locally this year, a far cry from predictions of up to 20%.
We're Live And On The Air
Speculation centers on what is next after News Corp., Time Warner agree to a new contract -- don’t overlook John Kerry’s call for a closer look at retrans consent.
Another Dropped Call
AT&T the latest company to cut ties with Tiger; who could be the next sponsor to depart?
Finalists For The Flame
USOC expected to name new CEO next week after narrowing candidates to Wielgus, Blackmun.
One Last Hurrah Before Spring Semester
As college bowl season winds down, Gator, Sun, Texas among games posting record attendance figures.