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It didn't take Nostradamus to predict what was going to happen Friday when Roger Goodell finally met the media for his annual state of the league address two days prior to Super Bowl XLIX. The sharks were swimming, lambasting the commissioner for what can only be described as...
PATRIOTS UPDATE One of professional football's greatest defenses will try to unplug the sports's best battery in Super Bowl XLIX at University of Phoenix Stadium. For the second consecutive season, the big game will feature the No. 1 seed in each conference as the reigning Super...
Odell Beckham Jr. (L) congratulates Emmanuel Sanders. Matt Ryan threw the deciding touchdown pass to Jimmy Graham late in the fourth quarter as Team Irvin edged Team Carter 32-28 in the 45th edition of the Pro Bowl. The all-star event utilized an "unconferenced format" for the...
Eleven of the 12 footballs allotted to the New England Patriots for Sunday's AFC Championship Game were under-inflated, according to a report. Citing league sources close to the NFL's investigation, ESPN.com reported the 11 balls were each under-inflated by 2 pounds of air...
Russell Wilson was overcome with emotion while leading the postgame prayer following an improbable Seattle Seahawks' comeback in the NFC Championship Game. Wilson had just played one of the worst games of his brief NFL career. "That game started kind of ugly, huh," Wilson joked...
Consistency has always defined Peyton Manning and that standard should ultimately decide his career fate. If Sunday's disheartening 24-13 playoff loss to his old team, the Indianapolis Colts, turns out to be Manning's final NFL game, it will be a hat tip to Father Time, the one...
Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh called Joe Flacco the NFL's best quarterback last week. Tom Brady had something to say about that this week. Brady's 367 yards and three touchdowns, the last a go-ahead 23-yard strike to Brandon LaFell with 5;13 remaining, rallied the...
Tony Romo erased his label of playoff underachiever. The Detroit Lions weren't able to do the same. Romo's 8-yard touchdown pass to Terrance Williams with 2:32 remaining finished off a run of 17 unanswered Dallas points, lifting the Cowboys to a 24-20 victory over the Lions in a...
The NFL is almost universally regarded as a "copycat league" and for the most part that sentiment is true. When it comes to Xs and Os, plagiarism is certainly an accepted part of professional football and imitation is truly the sincerest form of flattery in the coaching ranks. "...

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