I don't like it but I sure do get it
Dave Burns | September 10, 2014 9:13 amThere is plenty of scorn directed at Larry Fitzgerald Sr. but you'll find very little from me. Mostly it's empathy. I sat behind him in the press box Monday night and could feel the burn. Three quarters...
Research & Doug: Football season is here
Doug Franz | September 09, 2014 5:14 pm1) Arizona State has had the longest Pac-12 drought since finishing the year in the AP Top 10 (1996). -- ABC game broadcast 2) Ole Miss has had 9 false start penalties in...
Arizona Cardinals gladly take 'ugly' win to open 2014 season
Adam Green | September 08, 2014 11:43 pmOver and over toward the end of last season, random Arizona Cardinals members could be heard lamenting how the team let a win slip away from its grasps in the first week of the season.
No resumption without resignation
Doug Franz | September 08, 2014 6:55 pmResign, Roger. We all make mistakes. However, when you build yourself up as the defender of the shield and make an egregious error while attempting to defend that shield, you can't be trusted further. There...
Game plan notes: San Diego Chargers at Arizona Cardinals
Ron Wolfley | September 08, 2014 10:00 amThe NFL season is a year-to-year proposition. What happened the year before is almost meaningless, especially when you consider what happened in the Week 1. But since preseason is even more meaningless...
Steelers wideout Antonio Brown becomes new 'Karate Kid'
Haboob Blog | September 07, 2014 4:23 pmIn Sunday's 30-27 victory over the Cleveland Browns, Pittsburgh Steelers wideout Antonio Brown finished with 106 yards receiving and a touchdown. However, his second quarter score was far from the...
Bucs running back Doug Martin has game officiated by former principal
Haboob Blog | September 07, 2014 1:50 pmCall it the rarest of reunions between a former student and his principal. As Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin was jogging out to pre-game warmup's before his Week 1 matchup with the Carolina...
Pac Mentality - Week 2: Oregon Ducks make huge statement in beating Michigan State
Vince Marotta | September 07, 2014 11:40 amWeek 2 is in the books in the Pac-12, and we're starting to get a little clearer picture on some teams. Oregon is one of them. The third-ranked Ducks went into the locker room at Autzen Stadium trailing...
After getting exposed in first half, young ASU defense matured
Doug Franz | September 06, 2014 8:28 pmExposed! Usually that word is a terrible word in sports. It means you're not good. It means everyone's opinion of you, including your own, is completely exaggerated. Arizona State was exposed against...
Arkansas State duo gives fans some 'Vacation' nostalgia
Haboob Blog | September 06, 2014 11:48 amArkansas State boasts two players whose jerseys make for a pretty funny moniker when one is lined up to the left of the other. Offensive lineman Jemar Clark boasts a pretty common surname, but tight...