| Jan 31, 2015
| 2:48 PM
When Adam Vinatieri booted the game-winning field goal that secured the Patriots their first Super Bowl title in 2002, a high school kid in Needham, Mass., was celebrating.
Steven Hauschka, a 16-year-old soccer and lacrosse player, was a huge Patriots...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 12:37 PM
CHANDLER, Ariz. – Stephen Gostkowski went to the University of Memphis with thoughts of pursuing a life in professional sports.
But Gostkowski, the Patriots' kicker for the past nine seasons, saw himself pitching off a major league mound. It was a...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 8:10 PM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Nate Solder was recruited as a tight end by the University of Colorado and played the position during his first season there.
Solder caught three passes for 50 yards as a redshirt freshman in 2007. When he returned the next...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 8:51 PM
PHOENIX — Andrew Luck was asked how he felt after Indianapolis' one-sided loss to New England in the AFC championship game.
“The energy is sucked out of you,” he said. “You do feel deflated.”
It's a word the Colts...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 8:58 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Few moved very fast, no one flattened a quarterback and there were no bone-jarring hits in the gentle, friendly version of football played at the Pro Bowl Sunday.
Even in a game dominated by offense, J.J. Watt was the star.
| Jan 26, 2015
| 11:33 AM
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The odd rules that the NFL tried in the Pro Bowl made for a strange sideshow.
No kickoffs, no blitzing, alternate possessions to start each quarter, two-minute warnings for each quarter and stopping the clock when a...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 12:19 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. — For one night, the Eagles were forced to play against one another. In the second year of the NFL's new Pro Bowl structure, team captains picked from a pool of players. That meant two Eagles were on the team that Michael Irvin...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 1:41 PM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Adam Vinatieri will appear in his 13th postseason game for the Indianapolis Colts Sunday night.
He'll also be kicking in his 30th postseason game, which will move him ahead of Jerry Rice for most postseason appearances in NFL...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 6:19 PM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Adam Vinatieri savored all those New England celebrations.
He made the two big field goals in the "Tuck Rule" playoff game and, of course, the two game-winning Super Bowl kicks.
On Sunday, the longtime Patriots kicker will return...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 9:09 AM
Houston (EEUU), 11 ene (EFE).- El joven mariscal de campo Andrew Luck, el mismo que le quitó el puesto al legendario Peyton Manning en la dirección del ataque de los Colts de Indianápolis, también le ganó el duelo generacional en la semifinal de la...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 8:35 PM
DENVER — Andrew Luck has his signature NFL win, and it came against his predecessor, at that.
Hardly pressured all afternoon, Luck threw two touchdown passes and led the Indianapolis Colts past Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos 24-13 Sunday....