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Cam Newton on loss to Broncos: “We came in and had opportunities to put them away and we didn’t”
Carolina quarterback Cam Newton looked nothing like the Super Bowl quarterback who struggled against the Broncos early Thursday evening. At least in the first half, when he led the Panthers to a 17-7 lead, seven more points than Carolina scored in the Super Bowl, and twice as many third-down conversions.
1219 points by The Denver Post | American football National Football League Washington Redskins Denver Broncos Super Bowl Super Bowl XXII American Football League Oakland Raiders
We optimized the NFL by moving teams to new cities. Sorry, Cleveland
Over the winter, one professional football team doubled its value with nothing more than a few moving vans. By ditching St. Louis for Los Angeles, where their owner is building a new stadium, the Rams instantly transformed themselves into one of the most valuable franchises in the National Football...
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | National Football League New York City American Football League Super Bowl New Jersey New York New York Giants New York Jets
Exclusive: Inside Sheldon Adelson’s plan to build an NFL stadium in Las Vegas
A new NFL season begins today, with a rematch of last year’s Super Bowl between the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos. But as the season kicks off, a different team is ...
272 points by Las Vegas Sun | Oakland Raiders National Football League Denver Broncos San Francisco 49ers Super Bowl American Football League Carolina Panthers Indianapolis Colts
Free beer and other perks for Denver Broncos fans at Mile High Stadium and Colorado locations
As the new NFL season kicks off Thursday, a few technology companies are cashing in on Colorado's enthusiasm for the Denver Broncos, last season's Super Bowl champs.
50 points by The Denver Post | National Football League Colorado Denver Broncos American Football League Super Bowl Woody Paige Kansas City Chiefs Want
Tim Tebow agrees to $100,000 bonus to sign with Mets
Tim Tebow has agreed to a minor league contract with the New York Mets that includes a $100,000 signing bonus. The Mets announced Thursday the former NFL quarterback will report Sept. 18 to the Instructional League in Port St. Lucie, Florida. "While I and the organization are mindful of the novel...
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | National Football League Heisman Trophy Major League Baseball New Jersey New York Mets American Football League Bill Belichick New York
How to adjust fantasy football lineups for Panthers-Broncos
Thursday night’s NFL season opener, the Super Bowl 50 rematch between the Panthers and Broncos, is an unappetizing offering in fantasy terms. If for some reason you picked a quarterback too early, or paid too much in an auction, you have to start Cam Newton. But this isn’t going to be one of his better weeks. If...
1 points by New York Post | American football National Football League American football positions Canadian football Super Bowl Denver Broncos Super Bowl XLIV American Football League
AFC preview: Five coaches on the hot seat
Detroit News reporter James Hawkins picks five AFC coaches who are on the hot seat.        
-1 points by The Detroit News | National Football League American Football Conference San Diego Chargers Ken Whisenhunt Cincinnati Bengals 2007 TCU Horned Frogs football team Playoffs American Football League
Tim Tebow signs minor league contract with New York Mets 
Tim Tebow has signed a minor league contract with the New York Mets. The Mets announced Thursday that the former quarterback will take part in the Instructional League in Port St. Lucie, Florida. Tebow won the 2007 Heisman Trophy at Florida and played on the 2006 and 2008 national championship...
23 points by Los Angeles Times | National Football League Heisman Trophy New Jersey American Football League Bill Belichick New York Jets Major League Baseball Pittsburgh Steelers
Jets receiver Brandon Marshall calls Chris Hogan ‘the secret weapon’
Brandon Marshall got an up-close look at both the Patriots and the Bills after joining the AFC East with the Jets last season. In an appearance on Inside the NFL, the 32-year old receiver chimed in on a discussion of the Patriots’ underappreciated weapons: Brandon Marshall calls Chris Hogan a monster and secret weapon… pic.twitter.com/CdoPWJSrOw — […]
77 points by The Boston Globe | Buffalo Bills American Football Conference National Football League American Football League New York Ralph Wilson Stadium Patriot Weapon
Chicago Bears signing QB Mark Sanchez
The NFL's leader in free agent signings made another interesting addition Thursday.
-1 points by UPI | National Football League San Francisco 49ers Jay Cutler 2009 NFL Draft Chicago Bears Pittsburgh Steelers Washington Redskins American Football League
Jets cornerback Revis turns self in following fight claims
PITTSBURGH (AP) — New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis has turned himself in to Pittsburgh police following charges alleging he was involved in a fight with two men last weekend.
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | National Football League New York Buffalo Bills New Jersey New York Jets East Rutherford New Jersey American Football League Ralph Wilson Stadium
Scott Schubert sworn in as city's police chief
Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto today will swear in Scott Schubert to a permanent police chief role and promote several others to high-ranking roles in city public safety offices.
-2 points by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Military ranks Emergency medical services Police ranks Assistant Chief Constable Constable American Football League London Public safety
Genie Bouchard pays off Super Bowl bet with date at Nets game
NEW YORK — Genie Bouchard kept her word after the Atlanta Falcons lost the lead.The Canadian tennis star and now swimsuit model sat courtside at a Brooklyn Nets game Wednesday night with a fan who asked her for a date on Twitter if the New England Patriots won the Super Bowl.Bouchard tweeted during the Super Bowl that she knew the Falcons would win. A fan named John Goehrke responded to her by writing "if patriots win we go on a date?" and she responded "Sure."
-2 points by Boston Herald | New York Jets National Football League American Football League New England Patriots Super Bowl Super Bowl XL American football Indianapolis Colts
Vince Young wants back in NFL, hires agent
Alex ButlerFeb. 15 (UPI) -- He hasn't taken a regular season snap since 2011, but Vince Young is eying a return to the NFL.
1 points by UPI | National Football League Cleveland Browns Green Bay Packers Washington Redskins American Football League Super Bowl American football Indianapolis Colts
Julian Edelman apologized to Atlanta Falcons cornerback after Super Bowl 51 catch
Alex ButlerFeb. 14 (UPI) -- Robert Alford has his hands all over Super Bowl 51 on Feb. 5 at NRG Stadium.
-2 points by UPI | Tom Brady American football National Football League Super Bowl New England Patriots United Press International American Football League Super Bowl XXXVI
Denver Broncos could cut All-Pro cornerback Aqib Talib
Alex ButlerFeb. 13 (UPI) -- Professional football players would rather think about cutting cake than being cut on their birthday.
9 points by UPI | National Football League American football 2008 NFL Draft Houston Texans American Football League Pro Bowl Assault Washington Redskins
Fitzpatrick’s Jets contract voids, QB becomes free agent
Ryan Fitzpatrick’s contract with the New York Jets was voided Friday as expected, making the veteran quarterback a free agent once again.Fitzpatrick re-signed with the Jets last July on a one-year, $12 million deal. Technically, the contract was for two years, but contained language in which the sec...
-2 points by Concord Monitor | National Football League New York Jets Buffalo Bills Super Bowl American Football League New York Giants AFC Championship Game New York
NFL more forceful on Texas 'bathroom bill' after Super Bowl
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The NFL sharpened its warning to Texas on Friday about a "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people, suggesting for the first time that the football-crazed state could miss out on hosting another Super Bowl if the proposal…
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | National Football League Super Bowl Dallas Cowboys Houston American Football League Kansas City Chiefs Indianapolis Colts Super Bowl XLIV
State Sen. Whitmire takes aim at Astrodome improvements

1306 points by The Houston Chronicle | Houston Voting system Election English-language films Plurality voting system Minute Maid Park American Football League Rogers Centre
Podcast | Rams Overtime: Sean McVay's coaching staff, player evaluations and Super Bowl adventures
The NFL season is officially over following the New England Patriots’ victory over the Atlanta Falcons in Super Bowl LI. So what better time for another edition of the Rams Overtime podcast. This week’s topics include: Sean McVay finalizes his coaching staff Evaluation season Gary Klein's Super...
1 points by Los Angeles Times | National Football League Super Bowl Indianapolis Colts American Football League New England Patriots American football New York Jets Dallas Cowboys
Las Vegas likes Patriots, 3 NFC teams for next Super Bowl
Sick of the New England Patriots?Here’s an update that’ll add green to your gills.The Pats are betting-line favorites to return to the Super Bowl next year and pick up a sixth Lombardi Trophy that would tie them with Pittsburgh for NFL honors.New England draws 7-to-1 odds from betting-site Pregame, about double the 17-1 chances accorded the next AFC team, Denver.Pessimistic about the Chargers’ chances of collecting a first Lombardi Trophy, oddsmakers assigned 80-1 odds to the Los Angeles-bound franchise.
1 points by Boston Herald | National Football League Super Bowl American Football League San Diego Chargers St. Louis Rams Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Green Bay Packers Oakland Raiders
New York Jets sign offensive tackle Jeff Adams
Alex ButlerFeb. 8 (UPI) -- Offensive lineman Jeff Adams has spent six NFL seasons with six different teams.
5 points by UPI | National Football League American Football League Houston Texans Washington Redskins Miami Dolphins United Press International San Francisco 49ers American Football Conference
The Patriots’ Super Bowl-winning ball is lost, too
The Patriots have plenty of beer, but they are lacking in Super Bowl memorabilia. As the search for Tom Brady’s missing jersey — already deemed “the most valuable NFL collectible ever” and possibly worth as much as $500,000  — heats up, another Patriots hero, running back James White, admitted to misplacing the football he carried into...
51 points by New York Post | American football Super Bowl Tom Brady National Football League Touchdown End zone American Football League Mind
Buffalo Bills hire Gill Byrd as defensive backs coach
Alex ButlerFeb. 7 (UPI) -- Gill Byrd and Bobby Babich joined the Buffalo Bills' coaching staff Tuesday.
1 points by UPI | National Football League San Diego Chargers St. Louis Rams Indianapolis Colts American Football League San Francisco 49ers American Football Conference National Football League teams
Parading Patriots fans got creative with Roger Goodell signs
Roger Goodell made an appearance at the Patriots’ Super Bowl parade in name only on Tuesday.
36 points by Daily News | National Football League Super Bowl Tom Brady Roger Goodell New England Patriots American Football League American football Paul Tagliabue
Buffalo Bills hire Gill Byrd to coach defensive backs
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — First-year Buffalo Bills coach Sean McDermott has hired Gill Byrd to oversee the team's defensive backs.Byrd has 12 years of NFL coaching experience, and was a four-time All-Pro defensive back during a 10-year playing career with the San Diego Chargers (1983-92). He most recently spent the 2014-15 seasons coaching cornerbacks with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and held similar roles in Chicago (2006-12) and St. Louis (2003-05).
-2 points by Boston Herald | National Football League San Diego Chargers Buffalo Bills Tampa Bay Buccaneers American football New Orleans Saints Florida American Football League
Which Patriots player partied too hard with Snoop Dogg?
The Patriots are used to Rob Gronkowski’s hard-partying antics, but wide receiver Chris Hogan’s came as a surprise. Appearing on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” on Monday, the day after New England overcame a 25-point deficit to win Super Bowl LI, receiver Danny Amendola teased Hogan took the celebration — with Snoop Dogg in attendance — to a...
5 points by New York Post | Super Bowl XXXVI American football American Football League Super Bowl Snoop Dogg National Football League Tom Brady Justin Timberlake
Lady Gaga attracts more viewers than Super Bowl as figures continue to decline
Despite producing arguably the most dramatic game in Super Bowl history, Sunday’s Super Bowl LI event recorded the smallest viewing figures in four years. Read Full Article at RT.com
536 points by Russia Today | Super Bowl National Football League American football New England Patriots New York Jets American Football League Indianapolis Colts Pittsburgh Steelers
Steve Sarkisian reportedly set to be offensive coordinator for Atlanta Falcons
Steve Sarkisian is headed to the Atlanta Falcons. The former USC coach is set to become the offensive coordinator for the defending NFC champions, according to multiple media reports. Sarkisian was recently hired as the offensive coordinator at Alabama, replacing another former Trojans coach, Lane...
318 points by Los Angeles Times | National Football League San Francisco 49ers Washington Redskins American football Oakland Raiders Super Bowl American Football League Denver Broncos
NFL 2017 Odds: First coach to be fired, NFL MVP, Super Bowl champions
Alex ButlerFeb. 7 (UPI) -- Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay might have confidence in coach Chuck Pagano, but outsiders are giving him no chance to keep his job.
-2 points by UPI | National Football League San Francisco 49ers Indianapolis Colts Green Bay Packers Super Bowl Cleveland Browns St. Louis Rams American Football League
Man surprises girlfriend with Super Bowl TV ad proposal
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The 51st Super Bowl will be remembered for the New England Patriots pulling off the game's biggest comeback ever for their fifth NFL title. A New York woman will remember it as the night she got engaged at halftime. Unknown to Albany-area resident Kourtney Lynn Myers, ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | Marriage Super Bowl Engagement New England Patriots American football National Football League American Football League Pittsburgh Steelers
Police: Super Bowl argument led to shotgun shooting
A 44-year-old man was wounded and a 43-year-old man is on the run after an argument between them turned violent on Detroit’s northwest side, police said        
-2 points by The Detroit News | American Football League Super Bowl National Football League New England Patriots American football Super Bowl XL Pittsburgh Steelers San Francisco 49ers
Watch 6 of the funniest Super Bowl ads
These commercials had everyone abuzz during the Super Bowl.         
-2 points by Arizona Republic | Super Bowl XLIII Journey American Football League
Super Bowl Entertainment
       
-2 points by The Detroit News | Super Bowl National Football League American football New England Patriots New York Jets Indianapolis Colts American Football League Pittsburgh Steelers
Super Bowl: Patriots 34, Falcons 28, OT
       
-2 points by The Detroit News | National Football League Super Bowl New England Patriots American football New York Jets American Football League Bill Belichick Super Bowl XXXVI
TV Ratings: Late Start Dents Super Bowl Send-Off for ‘24: Legacy’
The first overtime game in Super Bowl history made for a late start for Fox’s “24: Legacy,” which narrowly edged out ABC’s 2003 airing of “Alias” as the lowest-rated entertainment program to follow the NFL’s big game. “24: Legacy” opened to 17.6 million viewers and 6.1 rating in adults 18-49, a modest showing given the... Read more »
83 points by Variety | Super Bowl National Football League New England Patriots Nielsen ratings American Football League Super Bowl XXXIX New York Jets Super Bowl XL
Kicker Shayne Graham retires from NFL after 15 seasons
The Sports Xchange Shayne Graham, the most accurate kicker in Cincinnati Bengals history, announced Monday that he is retiring after 15 NFL seasons.
11 points by UPI | National Football League Cincinnati Bengals San Francisco 49ers Cleveland Browns Paul Brown Stadium American Football League Paul Brown Washington Redskins
Brady didn’t just have best Super Bowl ever. He played greatest football game ever.
The entry point of Tom Brady’s professional football career made sense late Sunday night, as he stood on the podium and confetti fell on his shoulders and he cradled another Lombardi Trophy, the totem of his fifth Super Bowl title. NFL teams passed on Brady 198 times in the 2000 draft. Everybody kno...
2 points by Concord Monitor | American football Super Bowl National Football League Green Bay Packers American Football League Kansas City Chiefs Tom Brady Jacksonville Jaguars
Texas Rangers asked to help find Brady’s missing Super Bowl jersey
The game-winning jersey Tom Brady wore en route to his record fourth Super Bowl MVP award was still missing Monday.
1 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Super Bowl New England Patriots National Football League Super Bowl XXXVI Tom Brady Texas American Football League American football
Super Bowl generates mixed results for Nevada odds makers
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas oddsmakers thought they might be headed for a big payday, but the New England Patriots — thanks to a successful two-point conversion that led to the first-ever Super Bowl overtime — left them with…
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | Las Vegas Strip Tom Brady Wynn Las Vegas American football Desert Inn American Football League Bookmaker Super Bowl
Patriots flag flies over Atlanta Motor Speedway
A deal’s a deal. Following the New England Patriots’ comeback win over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday in Super Bowl LI, a Patriots flag was raised Monday over Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton, Ga., a sister track of New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon.NHMS Executive Vice President and General Man...
31 points by Concord Monitor | New Hampshire National Football League United States Massachusetts American Football League New England Patriots Daniel Webster Super Bowl
Super Bowl serves up bad beats to Falcons bettors, Caesars
“It was a historically bad beat for Falcons bettors.”
15 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Super Bowl American football Tom Brady San Francisco 49ers National Football League Bookmaker American Football League 2009 NFL season
The Latest: Judges who ruled in Brady case all praise game
NEW YORK (AP) - The Latest on "Deflategate" judge who let Brady play (all times local): 5 p.m. Three judges who ruled in the "Deflategate" case differed on the law but unanimously praised this year's Super Bowl. New England quarterback Tom Brady piloted the biggest comeback in Super Bowl history ...
1 points by The Washington Times | National Football League American football Tom Brady Super Bowl New England Patriots New York Jets Super Bowl XL American Football League
‘Too bad, babe’: Tom Brady shoots down Gisele’s retirement wish
Sorry, Gisele, but there’s no stopping Tom Brady now that he’s the most decorated quarterback in NFL history. Brady went on SiriusXM NFL Radio Monday morning — 12 hours after capturing his fifth Super Bowl ring in stunning fashion, ripping a 25-point lead away from the Falcons to steal New England’s 34-28 overtime win — and...
45 points by New York Post | Gisele Bündchen National Football League Tom Brady Super Bowl American football Roger Goodell American Football League New England Patriots
Some Boston Globe editions suggest Patriots lost Super Bowl
BOSTON (AP) — It wasn't exactly 'Dewey Defeats Truman,' but some Florida readers of The Boston Globe learned a different Super Bowl outcome than most.
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | Dewey Defeats Truman Harry S. Truman Chicago Tribune United States presidential election 1948 Franklin D. Roosevelt Thomas E. Dewey American Football League United States presidential election 1952
Inside the comeback: The biggest plays the Patriots made
When Matt Ryan threw a six-yard touchdown pass to Tevin Coleman with 8:31 left in the third quarter, it was over.
10 points by Daily News | American football Touchdown American football terminology Two-point conversion American Football League Tom Brady Arena football Six-man football
Let's watch this Patriots fan punch himself in the face
Blowing a 25-point lead must have felt like a punch in the gut for the Falcons.
63 points by Daily News | American football American Football League NFL on NBC Super Bowl Wool
Judge who let Brady play offers his congratulations on win
NEW YORK (AP) - The federal judge in New York who ruled against the National Football League in "Deflategate" says the New England Patriots showed with their Super Bowl victory "never to quit." Judge Richard Berman in Manhattan made the comment Monday in an email to The Associated Press. Berman ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | National Football League American football Super Bowl New England Patriots New York Jets American Football League Super Bowl XL Indianapolis Colts
Patriots’ Martellus Bennett insists he’ll boycott Trump White House
Patriots tight end Martellus Bennett said this week he would not go to the White House if the Patriots won the Super Bowl. He reiterated that stance after the Patriots stunningly prevailed, 34-28, in overtime. “I’m not going to go,” Bennett said. The Patriots will be the first major sports champion since Donald Trump took...
43 points by New York Post | American football Washington Redskins New England Patriots Super Bowl Donald Trump American Football League Vince Lombardi Trophy Super Bowl XLIII
Former Servite player Matthew Slater comes through in Super Bowl LI overtime
Former Servite standout Matthew Slater, the New England Patriots' special teams captain, came through big time on Sunday in overtime in Super Bowl LI. It was his job to call heads or tails in the coin flip to decide which team would get the ball first. He called heads, the Patriots got the ball...
11 points by Los Angeles Times | American football New England Patriots National Football League Super Bowl Tom Brady American Football League New York Jets Super Bowl XXXVI