| Feb 13, 2015
| 3:28 PM
Ray Rice has reached a crossroads in his attempt to resurrect his NFL career, one year after his domestic-violence incident in an Atlantic City casino.
The former Ravens running back issued a statement to The Baltimore Sun on Friday in which he...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 11:30 AM
TAMPA — Heading into Super Bowl XXXVII, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Brad Johnson's concern stretched well beyond the Raiders defense he was going to face — all the way to the condition of the footballs he was going to throw.
| Jan 11, 2015
| 5:49 PM
GREEN BAY — Referee Gene Steratore sparked the NFL's latest rules controversy when he clicked on his microphone to explain the call that helped decide Sunday's playoff thriller between the Packers and Cowboys. And during the postseason, in...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 8:36 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Tom Brady grew up idolizing Joe Montana in San Mateo, Calif., with his father taking him to 49ers games as a young boy.
There are photos of Brady dressed as Joe Cool as a kid, and as a 4-year-old, Brady was at Candlestick Park...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 3:44 PM
The Seattle Seahawks had just pulled off a huge comeback in the NFC championship game last Sunday to beat the Green Bay Packers and secure a second consecutive trip to the Super Bowl. Fans at CenturyLink Field roared their approval. A gleeful city was...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 5:59 PM
Desperate to patch the holes in their NFL-worst run defense, the Green Bay Packers got innovative this season.
They thought inside the box.
At the midway point of the season, after giving up 172 yards rushing in a 44-23 loss at New Orleans, they moved...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 9:09 AM
PHOENIX — Quick. What former Bears player is preparing for his third consecutive Super Bowl?
Try that trivia question out on friends. See how long it takes someone to come up with Seahawks wide receiver Ricardo Lockette, a valuable performer on...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 6:08 AM
Ryan Pace hit the ground asking questions as general manager, trying to get a sense for how Todd Bowles would fit as the next coach of the Bears.
Thirty minutes into his position as head man of all football operations at Halas Hall, Pace walked into the...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 5:41 PM
Bart Starr and Vince Lombardi. Terry Bradshaw and Chuck Noll. Joe Montana and Bill Walsh.
Great quarterbacks make great coaches.
Or maybe it's the other way around.
Regardless, stroll through the busts in Canton and, with few exceptions, the NFL's...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 6:08 PM
The NFL's Commissioner is determined to shut down the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX.
That's not Roger Goodell, who officially holds the title, but Seattle safety Kam Chancellor, who earned that nickname among the Seahawks for his ability to...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 10:00 PM
It was a brief encounter when Cam met Kam, sort of a hello-and-goodbye affair.
Carolina's Cam Newton threw the pass, Seattle safety Kam Chancellor picked it out of the chilly air and ran it back for a 90-yard interception.