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SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) -- Jim Harbaugh practically galloped through the locker room, lively as ever, offering a wave and a smile to long snapper Brian Jennings before putting his arm around right guard Alex Boone.
Share TweetWe begin our roundup of key injuries in the NFL with - what else - the quarterback position. Though the Chicago Bears' final injury report before Monday night's game against the San Francisco 49ers is not due until Saturday, head coach Lovie Smith hasShare TweetFalcons coach Mike Smith said Thursday that wide receiver Julio Jones and linebacker Sean Weatherspoon were “moving in the right direction” in their attempts to get their ankles healthy enough to play against the Cardinals this Sunday. They weren’t
Harbaugh says he’s “fine,” laughs off burnout questionUpdated Nov 16, 2012 Share TweetThe heart procedure 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh underwent Thursday was not his first to correct an accelerated heartbeat, after having a different procedure done during his playing days. Harbaugh said doctors performed a “cardiovert,” an electrical proceShare TweetLAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler will miss Monday's game at San Francisco because of a concussion.
Harbaugh: Business as usual, sans caffeineUpdated Nov 16, 2012 Share TweetAmong the details San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh revealed during his Friday news conference following a Thursday procedure to correct an irregular heartbeat: Doctors performed a "cardiovert" to correct an accelerated heartbeat. There a…Share TweetThe Seattle Seahawks' 28-7 victory against the New York Jets in Week 10 gave the NFC West a 13-6 record outside its division. Three more division games await in Week 11. The St. Louis Rams are 2-0-1 in the division and 1-5 outside of it. They can make i…Share TweetThe Colts head into their Week 11 showdown against the Pats with a surprising 6-3 record. Peter King explains why the young Colts are ready for Tom Brady and Co. in his Game Plan.Source: CNNSI.com
Scouting Tannehill and others in late goingUpdated Nov 16, 2012 Share TweetSeattle Seahawks fans scouting the Miami Dolphins on Thursday night had to like what they saw. The Dolphins, despite feeling great about rookie quarterback Ryan Tannehill overall, suffered a 19-14 defeat when Tannehill couldn't rally them against Buffal…Share TweetIt's refreshing and a little unsettling to see national NFL analysts agreeing with confidence that the St. Louis Rams should defeat an opponent. As a bonus, the analysts mentioned several Rams players by name. This has to be progress. Eleven of 11 other…Share TweetAre we sure Brian Schottenheimer was really a Jets coach for six years? Now the Rams offensive coordinator, Schottenheimer steadfastly refused to throw gas on the big, green dumpster fire his former team has become. “[A victory Sunday] wouldn’t count
Jets Vs. Rams PreviewNov 16Rich Cimini looks ahead to Jets vs. Rams.
'Playbook': Cardinals vs. FalconsNov 16Can the Arizona Cardinals offensive line protect John Skelton against the Atlanta Falcons in Week 11? "Playbook" explains why you shouldn't write off the Cards so quickly.
'Playbook': Bears vs. 49ersNov 16With Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler out do the Bears stand a chance at beating the San Francisco 49ers on Monday Night Football? "Playbook" debates.
By The Numbers: Bears-49ersNov 16The Bears and 49ers face off on Monday night and we take you by the numbers.
Peter King: Luck vs. Brady adds new wrinkle to longstanding Colts-Pats riv…Nov 16INDIANAPOLIS -- Well, if the Colts are nervous about the showdown of 6-3 AFC teams with the big, bad Patriots on national TV Sunday, they're hiding it well. In the middle of the locker room Thursday afternoon, guard Mike McGlynn and long-snapper Matt Ov…
Why the NHL needs to rid themselves of Gary BettmanNov 16Before getting to the Week 11 picks, let's take a moment to honor the incompetence of the NHL commissioner.