| Apr 10, 2014
| 4:27 AM
The AFC features some of the NFL's better quarterbacks - Peyton Manning, Tom Brady, Philip Rivers, Ben Roethlisberger, Andrew Luck, Joe Flacco and Alex Smith - but most of the conference needs to make drastic improvement on the defensive side of the...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 11:13 PM
NFL Team Report - New England Patriots - INSIDE SLANT
The Patriots reached agreement with nose tackle Vince Wilfork on a three-year, $22.5 million contract extension.
NFL Media reported that Wilfork's deal averages $7.5 million per year and includes $3...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 6:25 PM
Eight-time Pro Bowl defensive end Julius Peppers signed a three-year deal with the Green Bay Packers on Saturday, bringing one of the NFL’s best pass rushers to a team that has historically avoided major free-agent splashes.
| Mar 10, 2014
| 6:03 PM
Here's a breakdown of all the things I THINK I know heading into Tuesday's 4 p.m. start to the 2014 NFL season, which kicks off with the start of free agency.
1. All the big name players haven't been released YET. The Steelers, Panthers and Cowboys...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 6:42 AM
Free agent inside linebacker D'Qwell Jackson has reportedly decided make the Indianapolis Colts his next team.
According to Fox Sports the contract he's agreed to will pay the eight-year veteran $22 million over four years, and features $11 million in...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 5:46 PM
DENVER — Bill Belichick normally runs at all cost from news conference controversy. He spends them mumbling the obvious, tossing a few roses in the direction of the opposition, generally treating the media like a thorny distraction.
| Dec 30, 2013
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The harder he made it on the Bills, the easier he made it on his teammates. The more punishment he administered with his 250-pound rolling boulder of a body, the less punishment it meant for the rest of his team in the coming...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 9:56 PM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Wind gusts on Mount Washington exceeded 100 mph Sunday and the wind chill reportedly dropped to minus-55 degrees. It was far windier and colder at Gillette Stadium. Or at least it felt that way to the Patriots as they walked into...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 7:15 AM
The New England Patriots have been the NFL's best team during this era of football.
Considering how many AFC Conference Championships, and Super Bowls Bill Belichick's team has won and appeared in since 2001, this can not be debated.
| Jul 17, 2013
| 7:56 AM
Tim Tebow and Tom Brady worried about Aaron Hernandez's behavior as early as 2011, with Hernandez being described as "a lot to handle," a newly surfaced video shows. Brady: “And I’m trying to watch over Aaron and Brandon.” Tebow: “...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 5:24 PM
Over 22 minutes, Bill Belichick said Aaron Hernandez's name once. He said it at the beginning of a news conference that drew about 200 media members Wednesday to Gillette Stadium, and the Patriots coach never said it again.
Instead, Belichick used words...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 8:32 PM
As he walked out of the front door of his $1.3 million McMansion on Wednesday morning, handcuffed under his white T-shirt, it struck me that Aaron Hernandez looked like he had alligator arms.
For an NFL receiver, there can be no harsher assessment....