Of the four Texans playing in tonight's Pro Bowl at Sun Life Stadium, receiver Andre Johnson is the most at home. Not only has Johnson played in more Pro Bowls than quarterback Matt Schaub, middle linebacker DeMeco Ryans and defensive end Mario Williams, but he grew up in Miami and played at the University of Miami.
With all of the rumors, scandalous photos, CGI animated fight scenes and remixes of Tiger Woods’s alleged voicemail message, the golfer still came out on top of Bloomberg BusinessWeek’s 2010 list of the 100 most powerful athletes. The reason: Woods dominated on the green in 2009, and as a result has become the king of […]
A pass interference penalty set up Garrett Hartley's 40-yard field goal in overtime as the Saints beat the Vikings 31-28 in the NFC Championship Game at the Superdome. Drew Brees passed for 197 yards and three touchdowns as New Orleans advanced to the first Super Bowl in franchise history.
From the NY Times: NEW ORLEANS — One week after the Super Bowl, citizens of this enchanting and peculiar city will place a crown upon the head of Saints quarterback Drew Brees. They will dress him in a tunic, put him on a float and parade him through the streets before cheering throngs.
The Cowboys have signed Phillips, their head coach to a contract extension through 2012, ESPN and NFLN reported. Team owner Jerry Jones confirmed earlier this week that he had picked up an option on Phillips' contract for next season.