| Jan 18, 2015
| 9:45 PM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — With another Super Bowl berth at stake, the New England Patriots left nothing to chance.
Coach Bill Belichick and his staff rolled out trick plays and offbeat formations. They unleashed a punishing running game, applied...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 2:28 PM
He arrived at his current home in Rhode Island by way of Iowa, Whitehall, Pa., and Foxboro, Mass., among other stops, but Dan Koppen is a proud New Englander now and settling nicely into his post-playing career.
The former Whitehall High School star and...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 12:26 PM
Eight nights before he coached in his sixth Super Bowl, Bill Belichick was a punchline. Embroiled in an NFL investigation into allegations that his team used underinflated footballs in an AFC Championship Game victory, Belichick has become fodder for...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 12:12 PM
ESPN.com reports: Chicago Bears equipment manager Tony Medlin has been chosen by the NFL to oversee the process of preparing game balls for Super Bowl XLIX.
Although allegations of underinflated balls in the AFC Championship Game has focused a spotlight...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 3:51 PM
Let's start here: The Dolphins entered the pre-game locker room in Oakland two hours before kickoff. Upon changing into uniforms, an Oakland playbook was discovered in a locker, complete with audible calls, according to several players.
The playbook was...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 6:24 PM
This week, Cody Tracey and his girlfriend Lydia Mitchell are, in their own words, "on the rocks."
The Catonsville man and Boston woman, both 21, got tickets to the Baltimore Ravens-New England Patriots playoff game Saturday and will be sitting together...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 9:29 PM
The Ravens held on to their Super Bowl hopes even as they endured the disgrace of Ray Rice's assault charge, the suspension of Haloti Ngata and dozens of injuries large and small.
So perhaps the archrival Pittsburgh Steelers — with their Pro...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 8:55 PM
So what lessons are there for the Dolphins from Sunday's Super Bowl?
1. Your quarterback needs to be able to win in the final minutes. If ever a game demonstrated that, it was Sunday's Super Bowl. Tom Brady's did it. Russell Wilson almost did. The...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 5:21 AM
Bill Belichick, greatest coach of this NFL generation.
And looks like he is on his way to becoming greatest NFL coach of all-time.
He’s got the four Super Bowl rings to prove it now, after New England’s thrilling comeback victory against...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 9:07 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. — In 49 Super Bowls, there has never been a more excruciating 122 seconds.
It began with a touchdown pass from Tom Brady to Julian Edelman, seemingly capping an improbable comeback for the Patriots. Nearly one minute later, there...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 9:16 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. — New information on the NFL's investigation into the Patriots use of underinflated footballs surfaced just hours before the team kicked off against the Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX.
NFL Media's Ian Rapoport, citing multiple...