Tony Romo’s magic is spurring an NFL broadcasting revolution

This is the simple way Tony Romo explained his broadcasting plan before the season: “If guys are playing good, you talk about; if guys are struggling, you talk about it,” Romo said. “It’s not like you are making stuff up, the game plays itself out in front of viewers.

Jets have found their perfect transition quarterback

Claude Pelon, a defensive lineman on the Jets practice squad, was trash-talking fellow defensive lineman Mike Pennel about whether Pelon’s USC Trojans would whip Cal in a battle of unbeaten teams Saturday. In the middle of it was Josh McCown. At one point Pelon was on McCown’s back as if trying

The Jets are not ready for the Dolphins’ monster

Let’s take a closer look at the Jets opponent this week: Record: 1-0 Head coach: Adam Gase (second year); Offensive coordinator: Clyde Christensen; Defensive coordinator: Matt Burke Overview: The Dolphins lost quarterback Ryan Tannehill to a season-ending knee injury in training camp. They convinced Jay Cutler to come out of retirement and the broadcast booth

Jets sticking with Darron Lee

The Jets’ run defense is dead last in the NFL. They have been shredded for 370 yards over two weeks. One of the main culprits has been second-year linebacker Darron Lee. Lee was pushed around against the Raiders on Sunday. Guard Kelechi Osemele drove him 5 yards off the ball on

The Dolphins saved Fox and the world from Jay Cutler

Ryan Tannehill, the sacrificial lamb, spared the world from an unprepared, surly Jay Cutler. When the Dolphins starting quarterback went down early this month, Miami turned to the recently retired Cutler, who had stepped away from the NFL to become a Fox NFL analyst. Though Cutler now says he pretty much wasn’t

Jay Cutler is here to put your fantasy football doubts to rest

Ask any fantasy expert and they’ll tell you that it always is better to draft your team as late in the preseason as you can. There are far too many position battles to be won or lost, coaches still are deciding which players will see a bigger role and, of

Jay Cutler’s wife talked him into NFL return

The newest member of the Miami Dolphins roster is singing his wife’s praises for prompting him out of retirement. Jay Cutler explained Monday during his introductory press conference that Kristin Cavallari encouraged him to re-enter the league, spurning a broadcasting opportunity with Fox Sports. “The last four months I’ve been in a different

Wait, an NFL team really just considered Tim Tebow

Tim Tebow suddenly has become the de rigueur answer for every troubled sports franchise. Though the 29-year-old Tebow has been surprisingly OK in the Mets’ minor league system this year, the Dolphins reportedly considered him as a possible quarterback solution before landing on Jay Cutler after Ryan Tannehill went down last week. The

Jay Cutler blows up Fox gig for Dolphins stunner

Jay Cutler’s unofficial retirement lasted about three months. After signing with Fox in May to be Kevin Burkhardt’s partner on NFL broadcasts, the former NFL quarterback is in the process of again being an NFL quarterback, finalizing a deal with the Dolphins, according to ESPN. The deal reportedly is for one year

What QB would Dolphins turn to if this Tannehill injury is bad?

Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill left practice on Thursday with a dreaded non-contact leg injury, sustained while scrambling during a drill. He was able to walk off the field under his own power, per the Miami Herald, but after the initial injury he remained on the ground for at least 15

How close Jay Cutler was to becoming Jets quarterback

If the timing had been better, Jay Cutler might have been the Jets quarterback this season. The retired NFL quarterback confirmed the Jets expressed immediate interest after he was released by the Bears in March, but he was not keen on such a sudden move. “I kind of balked at that because

Jay Cutler Officially Headed To The Broadcast Booth

Jay Culter will broadcast NFL games next season in a deal reached with Fox Sports. Reports had earlier emerged that Cutler auditioned for Fox Sports, and evidently, the tryout went well. The former Chicago Bears quarterback has not officially retired from professional football, however, and there is some speculation that his Fox