PHOENIX -- The image of Tom Brady in the crushing aftermath of Super Bowl XLVI remains an indelible moment in recent New England Patriots history. Brady sat in front of his locker, towel draped over his head, looking downward between his football cleats for what seemed like an eternity. He was a beaten and battered quarterback who couldn't be consoled. The scene was so perfectly captured that night in Indianapolis by award-winning columnist Dan Wetzel, the words penned four years after the devastation of a near-perfect season denied in Super Bowl XLII.
Boston Herald 12 hours ago
CHANDLER, Ariz. — Tom Brady was visibly sick yesterday, battling a nasty head cold as he addressed the media during the Patriots’ morning press availability at the team hotel.The Pats quarterback indicated he had been battling the cold for “four or five days” but claimed it wouldn’t impact...
Tampa Bay Times 15 hours ago
PHOENIX —- Tom Brady's eyes watered and he had the sniffles, wiping his nose on his shirt during Wednesday morning's Super Bowl media session. An emotional reaction to accusations of deflating footballs? No, Brady simply has a cold.
The Jets have a new "Rex" in the building.
PHOENIX — J.B. Smoove of “Curb Your Enthusiasm” fame put Richard Sherman on the spot when it came to the debate about the best cornerback in football during Tuesday’s media day.“Hey, look,” Smoove said. “(Darrelle) Revis has an island. When it’s all said and done . . . what will Sherman have, baby? He’s got an island. What (are) you gonna have?”“Hopefully I’ll have a handful of Super Bowl rings,” Sherman responded.
Houston Chronicle 15 hours ago
CHANDLER, Ariz. — The two best cornerbacks in the NFL will be on opposite sidelines in Super Bowl XLIX. Seattle’s Richard Sherman and New England’s Darrelle Revis are elite shutdown corners who have played vital roles in helping their teams pull within one victory of winning the league championship. “They’re real good, and they both […]
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS OUT No players listed DID NOT PARTICIPATE No players listed LIMITED PARTICIPATION LB Dont’a Hightower – Shoulder DT Chris Jones – Elbow DL Sealver Siliga – Foot C Bryan Stork – Knee FULL PARTICIPATION QB Tom Brady – Ankle EATTLE SEAHAWKS OUT TBA DID NOT PARTICIPATE TBA LIMITED PARTICIPATION TBA FULL PARTICIPATION […]
John Gennaro sits down with San Diego Chargers legend LaDainian Tomlinson to talk about the current team, the coaches he played for, and his favorite moment from his career. So, I bumped into LaDainian Tomlinson yesterday... No, really. I'm on Radio Row at the Super Bowl for my real job, and LT was walking around promoting a huge Tostitos block party that's happening in downtown Phoenix as well as the Wounded Warrior Project. I grabbed him, we sat down, I turned on the recorder on my phone, and we had a great chat for about eight minutes. There's some real gold in here for San Diego...
Bills special teams coordinator Danny Crossman had to break in a rookie punter and a kickoff specialist in 2014. On the whole both Colton Schmidt and Jordan Gay performed well for Buffalo. Whether Buffalo’s new head coach Rex Ryan feels a kickoff specialist is necessary is something that will likely be decided in the coming […]
Good Morning Broncos Country! News broke last night that the Denver Broncos have hired Wade Phillips to be the team's defensive coordinator. That means an aggressive 3-4 defense that has been the trademark for Phillips for years. In new DC hire, expect #Broncos’ defense to attack, get after the quarterback. READ: [http://t.co/taL71jZElp] pic.twitter.com/yBQ53gc8ay — Denver Broncos (@Broncos) January 29, 2015 Even before the Broncos hired Phillips it appeared that they were headed to the 3-4 defense no matter who the defensive coordinator was. Defensive line coach Bill Kollar and...
CBS Sports 44 mins ago
Former NFL Quarterback Archie Manning discusses his sons Peyton and Eli Manning, his football career and much more.
Last week’s announcement that the Steelers signed punter Brad Wing to a one-year contract extension is puzzling to say the least. No matter how you sort the 2014 punting statistics in the key categories, Wing’s […] The post Contract extension amounts to a Wing and a prayer appeared first on Steelers Gab.
The Raiders remain in the market for a defensive coordinator after Louisville’s Todd Grantham turned down a reported contract offer made by coach Jack Del Rio. Grantham, according to the NFL Network Wednesday, was offered a two-year contract. Later that… Continue Reading →
We start a look at the NFL's pending free agents with the defensive tackle position. Over the next few days, we will be working our way through the list of potential free agents for the NFL, breaking them down by position. We will consider the Miami Dolphins' needs for the position, look at who is available, and consider how or if Miami would make a run at some of the players. We start this morning with the defensive tackles. Currently scheduled unrestricted free agent defensive tackles (this list is not all inclusive, but does include all of the major players). Terrence Cody, Baltimore...