Latest by Barry Wilner

Published on May 4, 2021 - Page 9
With a successful in-person draft in Cleveland behind it, the NFL inexorably moves on. What’s ahead might not go so smoothly as the selection...
Published on April 30, 2021 - Page 11
No suspense at the top of this NFL draft: Quarterback, quarterback and, yep, quarterback. With fans in attendance, prospects on hand and...
Published on April 29, 2021 - Page 11
Return To Normalcy! That’s not exactly the slogan for the NFL draft being staged Thursday through Saturday in Cleveland. It’s more at the top of...
Published on April 27, 2021 - Page 11
Because they are make believe, mock drafts tend to go wild. Lots of projected trades. Runs on specific positions. A surprise pick or two. For this...
Published on March 31, 2021 - Page 9
The NFL is increasing the regular season to 17 games and planning to have full stadiums for those games. While reducing the preseason to three...
Published on February 24, 2021 - Page 9
NFL teams could begin playing tag on Monday, and it’s no kids’ game for the 32 teams. Applying franchise and even transition tags to players can...
Published on February 11, 2021 - Page 11
The Matthew Stafford-Jared Goff trade not only has whet fans’ appetites for big deals, it’s caused a social media frenzy about which quarterbacks are...
Published on February 9, 2021 - Page 9
Credit Tom Brady. Or blame him. When it comes to the Super Bowl’s most successful performer, it all depends upon your perspective. Credit the...
Published on February 7, 2021 - Page 13
Someone will make history today in a Super Bowl so filled with storylines it would fill a season of TV programming. Tom Brady, already the true Game...
Published on January 6, 2021 - Page 9
Peyton Manning, no surprise, is among 15 finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame's class of 2021. The star quarterback, owner of a record five...