| Sep 12, 2013
| 9:50 PM
It was as intriguing as it was maddening. It was head-scratching. It was ugly. And we're talking about the offense of the winning team.
The big question going into Thursday night was who would Tom Brady target? How often? And what would happen when he...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 10:57 PM
Sailing--America’s Cup, Race 7 and 8, 2:30 p.m. (NBCSN)
Major League Baseball--Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh Pirates, 6 p.m. (WGN)
College Football--Texas Christian at Texas Tech, 6:30 p.m. (ESPN); Troy at Arkansas State, 6:30 p.m....
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:55 PM
As the opening of NFL training camps creeps closer, so does confrontation with critical concerns on top teams. The outcome of these issues will have a major impact on the drama and results of the 2013 season.
Some of the teams expecting to contend for...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 5:36 PM
— Vinny Curry grew up as an Eagles fan. Friday might have been the night he grew up as an Eagle.
Curry actually started to contribute toward the end of last season, his first in the league after the Eagles drafted him with the 59th overall pick....
| Jul 6, 2013
| 4:40 PM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- As New England Patriots fans descended on the ProShop adjacent to Gillette Stadium Saturday, their Aaron Hernandez jerseys were folded neatly, crumpled up in a ball, wedged under their arms or stuffed into a bag - and then handed over...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 10:02 PM
They wanted the New England Patriots, told the world that they would beat them and then went into their stadium and dominated the second half as no visiting team had ever done.
It didn't seem possible when they limped into the postseason losers of...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 1:37 PM
This time it wasn't New England quarterback Tom Brady that led to the Miami Dolphins' undoing. This time it was two big special teams mistakes, both in the punting game, a couple of missed opportunities through the air, and a late-game drive that killed...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 11:09 AM
“Winning isn’t everything, but it sure beats coming in second.”
That famous quote was often used by Bear Bryant as he coached and made a perennial winner out of the University of Alabama football team.
Bryant and his players won 323...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 1:56 PM
NEW ORLEANS — Ravens strong safety Bernard Pollard looks the part of an enforcer who loves inflicting punishment.
He's barrel-chested and powerfully constructed at 6-foot-1, 228 pounds.
And Pollard has built a reputation as one of the most...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 8:13 AM
Patriots 30, Ravens 21
The Ravens go into this game with enormous confidence. But Tom Brady to Wes Welker is a tough combination to beat, especially at Gillette Stadium. And now the Pats actually have a running game with Stevan Ridley...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 2:30 AM
— He had never lost a game when leading at halftime at home. Tom Brady was 67-0 in such situations with the Patriots and, really, there was little reason to believe the quarterback who has won more playoff games than any in NFL history wasn't...