Fantasy football midseason report card

Bears defensive end Lamarr Houston's season-ending knee injury during his sack dance reminds me of how a lot of football players are just big kids. Big dumb kids.

Heck, Bears coach Marc Trestman is giving his students -- a.k.a. the players -- ...

Dan Marino working with Dolphins QBs

The legendary quarterback the Miami Dolphins have struggled to replace for nearly two decades has decided to lend a hand with the development of his successors.

Dan Marino, the Hall of Fame quarterback who was hired as a special adviser to owner ...

Sam Farmer's Thursday night NFL pick

NFL Thursday night

NEW ORLEANS (3-4) AT CAROLINA (3-4-1)

TV: NFL Network, 8:15 EDT.

Line: Saints by 21/2 .

Over/under: 491/2.

Sam Farmer's pick: The Saints have had their problems playing at Carolina, but it looks as if they could be getting ...