| May 11, 2015
| 7:16 PM
With stunning severity, the NFL announced Monday it was suspending Patriots quarterback Tom Brady for four games, fining the Patriots $1 million and taking away the team's first-round draft pick in 2016 and fourth-round choice in 2017.
In other words,...
| Apr 28, 2015
| 3:26 PM
Matt Forte was not the only major component of the Chicago Bears’ offense not present for the start of the team’s minicamp Tuesday.
Tight end Martellus Bennett also skipped out on the session, meaning 53 percent of the team’s total...
| May 2, 2015
| 5:13 PM
If you were wondering how the New York Rangers would react to losing Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals with 1.3 seconds to play, you needed to wait only 38 seconds Saturday for an answer. Chris Kreider immediately opened the scoring and it...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 10:30 AM
It's been a long, cold winter in Boston, but here comes some news guaranteed to thaw the hearts of the city's football fans: Literature is about to get Gronked.
In what the website For the Win calls an achievement of "sports-bro solidarity," New England...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 2:37 PM
Doug Buffone played his last game for the Bears in 1979. A generation of younger Bears fans never saw the linebacker play a down on the field.
Yet they knew all about his intensity and passion for the Bears and football from his longtime work at WSCR-...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 2:00 PM
Only one Ravens player made the NFL Players Association's top 50 list for jersey sales for the past fiscal year.
Quarterback Joe Flacco was 36th on the list, released Tuesday by the union, and ranked behind 14 other quarterbacks in the sales rankings....
| Jan 27, 2015
| 3:13 PM
PHOENIX — With a bank of cameras focused on him, Bill Belichick sauntered to his seat as media day began Tuesday at US Airways Arena.
Dressed in a blue hooded sweatshirt, jeans and flip flops, Belichick smiled as he settled behind the microphone....
| Jan 31, 2015
| 1:13 PM
— In his first three seasons as a starting NFL quarterback, the Patriots' Tom Brady won 34 of 46 regular season games and two Super Bowls.
He passed for 10,227 yards, 69 touchdowns and 38 interceptions and was 9-0 in the playoffs. At age 26, he...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 2:19 PM
You'll be seeing Super Bowl previews through the weekend. Here are three to keep in mind:
***NBC Sports offers "Super Bowl Zone" at 7:30 p.m. Saturday on WESH-Channel 2. The half-hour program will be co-hosted by Carolyn Manno (who grew up in Central...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 9:48 AM
UPDATED: Were you pleased, Gronk Nation?
Rob Gronkowski of the Super Bowl champ New England Patriots was a guest on ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live" Monday.
It was an exclusive for Kimmel. And a great exclusive, because Gronk is one of the NFL's most...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 9:07 PM
The Ravens are nearly a month into free agency and haven't signed a tight end, a position integral to their West Coast offense. But Hall of Famer Shannon Sharpe says it is only a matter of time.
It's not a matter of who, or even when.
"Oh, Oz [general...