Even when the odds are against Tom Brady, we expect him to succeed. He captains comebacks like no other quarterback in the NFL. So we expect him to succeed especially when the odds are against him.
On and off the field, the Washington Redskins are a mess. Full responsibility for that falls on the narrow shoulders of coach Mike Shanahan, a manipulator not to be taken at face value.
TODAY AT HOLLYWOOD PARK by Richard Eng
A month ago, the Kansas City Chiefs were undefeated and coach Andy Reid was hailed as a miracle worker. But soon enough, reality set in, as it often does in the NFL.
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Paul Stone (with Jim Kruger) and Scott Pritchard go head-to-head with $25,000 riding on their picks.
Adam Hill, Kelly Stewart and Matt Youmans of the Review-Journal compete with handicappers Dana Lane and Bruce Marshall in a 35-game college football bowl contest.
Matt, Kelly and Tony handicap their favorite bowl games from the Golden Nugget sports book.
In the final football game of the year, Johnny Manziel will quarterback what is almost certain to be the last game of his college career when he leads Texas A&M against Duke. He’s going out with a bang, in a way.