| Sep 13, 2013
| 10:10 AM
Clay Matthews doesn't care what Jim Harbaugh or anyone else thinks.
“I'm an awesome player, not a dirty player,” the Green Bay Packers linebacker told reporters with a smile on Thursday.
The former USC standout was asked specifically about...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 5:00 PM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Tom Brady's 17-yard touchdown pass to Kenbrell Thompkins with 5 seconds left gave the New England Patriots a wild 30-27 win and knocked the New Orleans Saints from the ranks of the unbeaten Sunday.
It capped a 70-yard drive in which...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 8:20 PM
The Denver Broncos and Kansas City Chiefs still have perfect records.
The New England Patriots were only perfect when they needed to be.
In a frenetic finish that will be woven into Patriots lore, Tom Brady threw a 17-yard touchdown pass to rookie...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 11:29 AM
Pittsburgh Coach Mike Tomlin declared last week that the Steelers would no longer be able to play ping-pong, pool or shuffleboard in the locker room.
Makes sense. Teams that are winless five games into the season probably should be all business when...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 8:19 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — The Circle City is suddenly the Full Circle City.
Peyton Manning is coming home Sunday to play the Indianapolis Colts for the first time, leaving this a town torn.
A common sentiment here, where Manning won a Super Bowl and an...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Tim Tebow still has hope that he can play football this season, and it could be with the New England Patriots, even though they cut him this weekend, or perhaps another NFL team, or possibly in the Canadian Football League.
The former college star...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Tim Tebow, the third-string quarterback for the New England Patriots, and Colin Kaepernick, who led the San Francisco 49ers to the Super Bowl last season, had something in common Friday: a 0.0 passer rating.
The two dual-threat quarterbacks didn't...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 7:25 AM
An NFL video of a 2011 postgame chat between New England quarterback Tom Brady and then-Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow has surfaced in which Brady says he is trying to look after a couple of Tebow's former Florida teammates, one of whom was Aaron...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 1:18 PM
Writers from around Tribune Co. predict which teams will reach and advance in the playoffs this NFL season. Feel free to join the conversation with a comment of your own.
Sam Farmer, Los Angeles Times
In the AFC, I like New England, Cincinnati,...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:38 PM
Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers made sharpening his deep throws a point of emphasis this off-season, according to an interview with Sports Illustrated’s Peter King.
“Tom Brady told me after the ’07 season -- we got to play a little...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:03 PM
Tom Brady showed up at practice Thursday wearing a brace on his left knee, and the New England quarterback reportedly expects to play in Friday’s exhibition game against Tampa Bay.
Brady wasn’t wearing a protective brace Wednesday when he...