| Oct 5, 2014
| 9:03 PM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The New England Patriots responded in a big way Sunday night.
Facing the prospect of their first 2-3 start since 2001 and amid rumors of inner turmoil including future Hall of Fame quarterback Tom Brady being mad at management,...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 1:49 PM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The heavily favored New England Patriots, still looking for some consistent offense, did just enough to hang on for a 16-9 home-opening victory over the winless Oakland Raiders on Sunday.
The Raiders thought they tied the score...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 5:33 PM
The Raiders-Patriots game was viewed by most outside of the Bay Area of California as an easy Patriots victory. No one informed the Raiders of this, though. The Patriots needed three Stephen Gostkowski field goals and a late interception by rotund...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 5:05 AM
DAVIE – As a whole, special teams is among the deepest and best units in the AFC East.
The division has quality punters, led by Dolphins’ Brandon Fields, quality kickers, led by New England’s Stephen Gostkowski, and one of the NFL&...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 10:48 PM
Geno Smith looked every bit like a cool and confident starting quarterback.
Michael Vick showed he can still make things happen on offense too.
Smith and Vick each threw for a touchdown with the New York Jets' starters, and the defense mostly shut...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 7:44 PM
LANDOVER, MD. -- Tom Brady, Darrelle Revis, Rob Gronkowski, Jerod Mayo and Logan Mankins didn't play for the New England Patriots.
The Washington Redskins held out Pierre Garcon, DeSean Jackson and Ryan Clark due to minor injuries.
That is the nature of...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:40 AM
As if anyone needed a reminder of how last year's Ravens campaign went, EA Sports' Madden player ratings are out, and the top-rated player on the Ravens is none other than kicker Justin Tucker.
Tucker is rated as a 93 overall, one point ahead of...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:03 PM
SEATTLE — It's time for the NFL to kick the extra point to the curb.
In a league where the pinnacle is Super, the point after touchdown is entirely superfluous.
What play, other than the clock-killing kneel down, is so virtually automatic? There...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 5:20 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Anquan Boldin's sensational San Francisco debut helped keep the 49ers on quite a roll against Green Bay.
And Vernon Davis did his part in a prolific passing game led by Colin Kaepernick in a 34-28 victory over the Packers on Sunday....
| Oct 23, 2013
| 11:07 AM
Bill Belichick is back to being himself.
A day after issuing a rather uncharacteristic mea culpa about a controversial penalty that ultimately resulted in a New England loss on Sunday, the coach essentially called the Jets cheaters -- or at least...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 1:32 PM
UConn has some different schools in its conference. A look at those newcomers:
Location: Orlando, Fla.
Colors: Black and gold
Famous UCF athletes: Chicago Bears receiver Brandon...