Mayor Bill de Blasio’s defense of the NYPD’s handling of protests revives old tensions

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s defense of the NYPD’s handling of protests revives old tensions

A video of a van from a New York police station driving into a group of protesters has raised questions about the NYPD’s response to the demonstrations and whether the city government – notably Mayor Bill de Blasio – has the ability and will to…

2 QBs and stingy defense have Dolphins in playoff contention

MIAMI >> The way the Miami Dolphins defend, it doesn’t matter who they have as a quarterback. Ryan Fitzpatrick is 4-3 as a starter and rookie Tua Tagovailoa is 3-1, largely because the Dolphins are second in the NFL in points allowed per game. The…

Rams’ defense can’t save the day in 23-20 loss to 49ers

Rams’ defense can’t save the day in 23-20 loss to 49ers

Ram’s quarterback Jared Goff (16) is surrounded by 49 defenders before being fired for a loss during the first half of Sunday, November 29, 2020 at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood. The Los Angeles Rams will host the San Francisco 49ers in a National Football League…

After first start, Saints quarterback Taysom Hill has attention of Broncos’ defense

After first start, Saints quarterback Taysom Hill has attention of Broncos’ defense

Standing in the way of the Broncos taking another step towards .500 sustained four season-related injuries at BYU, was not drafted three years ago, was cut after his first training camp and made his first NFL impact in a Swiss Army Knife role for the…