| Jan 13, 2013
| 8:10 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — So much for momentum.
Green Bay had it, having throttled Minnesota in the first round of the NFL playoffs. But the Packers were turned back by a San Francisco team that was two weeks removed from its worst loss of the season.
| Oct 6, 2012
| 2:10 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers, typically the NFL's premier run-stopping team, are tied for 14th in that category this season.
They're tied for 29th in sacks with five.
Through three games — a win over the New York Jets sandwiched by losses to Denver and...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 3:26 PM
Forbes surveyed NFL fans and this week published lists of the league's most and least popular players, mostly just water-cooler fodder. But it was interesting to note that Tim Tebow wasn't on either of them.
That's because Tebow has become irrelevant...
| Sep 25, 2012
The fans have spoken. Did you hear the cursing chant from Baltimore? When the Ravens faithful had finally endured enough of the NFL's arrogance Sunday, they rained a unified two-syllable expletive down upon the fake officials that walloped millions of...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 11:04 PM
It's game over for NFL replacements.
The regular officials are coming back.
The NFL and NFL Referees Assn. reached an agreement on an eight-year deal late Wednesday that immediately puts the regulars back on the field, beginning with the game Thursday...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 11:11 PM
Come to find out, a heart beats somewhere inside those plush NFL offices in Manhattan.
Maybe they aren't, as we thought, too big to care. Or so big they would react only on their terms. Somewhere, somehow, blood had to run in the roomful of corporate...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 10:59 PM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The Super Bowl will host two teams of destiny, but only one of them ended Sunday by wearing that destiny on its head like a lampshade and blowing through it like a party horn.
The Baltimore Ravens' 28-13 victory over the...
| Oct 2, 2012
New city, new team, same Peyton Manning.
That's how the Denver Broncos quarterback looked in Week 4, at least, carving up the Oakland Raiders by completing 30 of 38 passes for 338 yards with three touchdowns.
"He's getting more comfortable," Coach...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 4:34 PM
The New England Patriots grabbed a lot of headlines before the start of the NFL season, trading for Albert Haynesworth and Chad Ochocinco on the same day. Haynesworth was cut on Tuesday and Ochocinco hasn't had a catch in the past three games....
| Dec 19, 2011
| 4:34 PM
So that's why the Denver Broncos and Tim Tebow lost Sunday. As I am sure you are aware by now, the Broncos lost to the New England Patriots, 41-23, on Sunday, ending their winning streak and dropping Tebow to 6-2......
| Jan 14, 2012
| 9:33 PM
Tebow Time is over. The magical ride of the popular, charismatic quarterback ended with a 45-10 loss to New England Saturday night as Patriots quarterback Tom Brady threw for a record six touchdowns. In the final three minutes, Brady punted......