PHILADELPHIA — It was as if 46 Eagles had sprinted up the famous 72 stone steps at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, thrust their arms triumphantly skyward in a scene from the movie … Flocky.
And at the top of the steps, ripping off a dog mask, would
There are no impediments in place, and the path is clear for the Giants to make Pat Shurmur the 18th head coach in franchise history.
Now that the Vikings are eliminated from the playoffs — routed by the Eagles in Sunday night’s NFC Championship — the Giants can hire
The Philadelphia Eagles soared past the Minnesota Vikings to reach Super Bowl LII as Nick Foles produced the performance of his life in the NFC Championship game.
Reigning champions New England Patriots stand in the Eagles’ way of securing the Vince Lombardi trophy for the first time in their
The Eagles got off to a huge first-half lead and didn’t look back en route to a 38-7 victory over the Vikings on Sunday in the NFC Championship and a date with the Patriots in Super Bowl LII.
Nick Foles was fantastic, torching the Vikings’ vaunted defense for 352
NICK FOLES put on an absolute clinic to send Philadelphia back to the Super Bowl for the first time in 13 years.
The back-up Eagles quarterback threw for 352 yards and three touchdowns in a crushing 38-7 win over the Minnesota Vikings at a raucous Lincoln Financial Field.
Tom Brady produced a stunning game-winning drive to connect with Danny Amendola with 2:48 remaining to send the New England Patriots back to the Super Bowl LII in a 24-20 victory over a spirited Jacksonville Jaguars.
A thrilling AFC Championship Game produced plenty of drama as Blake Bortles
Super Bowl LII is a matter of weeks away with the NFL play-offs hotting up ahead of championship weekend.
The Patriots, Jaguars, Vikings and Eagles battle it out this weekend in two must-watch matches with two spots at Minnesota's US Bank Stadium up for grabs.
Post columnist Steve Serby caught up with Vikings receiver, and a Minnesota native, Adam Thielen for some Q&A ahead of Sunday’s NFC Championship clash with the Eagles.
Q: What’s the best part about being the local boy who makes good?
A: Knowing I have a lot of people back home
PHILADELPHIA — When you’ve forever been held hostage inside Heartbreak Hotel, when you’ve never won a Super Bowl, gotten there twice and lost to Jim Plunkett 37 years ago and Tom Brady 13 years ago, and you lose your MVP quarterback and find yourself 60 minutes from Super
it’s been fun watching Vikings fans embrace the past week, which has to feel like the greatest week in their history as sports fans. Winning the game over the Saints as they did ranks as one of the great satisfying moment in any team’s history, but especially a
Some travel agents in Minnesota are issuing an ominous warning to Vikings fans ready to descend upon Philadelphia for Sunday’s NFC Championship game: The “City of Brotherly Love” is just a nickname.
The city that notoriously pelted Santa with snowballs at an Eagles game in 1968 continues to live
Pat Shurmur, the Giants head coach-in-waiting, did such good work this season as the Vikings offensive coordinator that he was named 2017 NFL Assistant Coach of the Year by the Pro Football Writers Association.
Shurmur, 52, helped guide the Vikings through a quarterback storm, sorting through injuries to Sam
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — When you talk to the players Pat Shurmur coaches, you hear a recurring theme about his coaching style.
Shurmur, the current Vikings offensive coordinator and presumptive future Giants head coach, keeps it simple for his players in an effort to allow them to play free
Quick, call the cops.
Someone stole an average of 5.8 million viewers from each of the four NFL divisional playoff games last week, statistics released on Wednesday revealed.
The drop-off, about 16 percent from last year’s second weekend of playoff games, was even steeper than the 9.7 percent decline in
MINNEAPOLIS — “Bring it home,” has been the Vikings’ motto for the playoffs, which speaks to the opportunity the franchise has to be the first team to play in a Super Bowl in its home venue. It turns from a catchy slogan to put on towels to an
The Minnesota Vikings’ shocking 29-24 victory over the New Orleans Saints may have been because of more than just wide receiver Stefon Diggs’ 61-yard touchdown. A very special super fan in attendance, 99-year-old Millie Wall, could have given the team the boost it needed.
Wall has been a Vikings
Saints safety Marcus Williams ended his spectacular rookie season with an embarrassing dud and the final dagger in New Orleans’ season.
Williams, 21, had a massive third-quarter interception Sunday night that helped fuel the Saints’ initial comeback from down 17-0, but that play won’t be remembered. Instead, his missed
The football world was stunned by Stefon Diggs’ 61-yard touchdown catch from Case Keenum as time expired that gave the Vikings a miracle NFC divisional round victory over the Saints on Sunday. But for many bettors, that was not the play that ultimately decided the wagering outcome.
MINNEAPOLIS — The play was called “Buffalo Right 7 Heaven,” which will forever be known simply as “7 Heaven” around these parts. An improbable, downright impossible miracle play that is hard to believe it actually happened.
“As long as I’ve been playing this game, I’ve never seen anything like
The Minnesota miracle.
The Vikings completed a surreal 61-yard pass-and-run with 10 seconds left to stun the Saints and the world in a 29-24, see-it-to-believe-it divisional-round stunner.
The game appeared over when Saints kicker Wil Lutz made a 43-yard field goal with 29 seconds left, but the Vikings weren’t finished.
MINNEAPOLIS — They combine to produce one of the most difficult environments for a visiting football team to endure. The crowd noise and the Vikings’ defense will be tough for the Saints to contend with Sunday night when they meet in an NFC divisional playoff game at U.S.
MINNEAPOLIS — It never gets old for Drew Brees, which is why the 17-year veteran is acting like this is his first time in the NFL playoffs.
“Even if I was in Year 2 versus Year 17, it’s still the fact it gets whittled down the further you go,”
Vikings quarterback Case Keenum took a timeout from preparing for the divisional-round matchup against the Saints for some Q&A with Post columnist Steve Serby.
Q: What are you like in the huddle?
A: I like to mix it up. I try to be light when it needs to be light.
This is a tricky time for the Giants. They can look but they cannot touch when it comes to reaching out for their next head coach. And so, the Giants are fans of the Saints and Titans this weekend, as the Vikings and Patriots’ elimination from the playoffs
SUNDAY's clash at US Bank Stadium is as close to an irresistible force and immovable object there is in the National Football League.
New Orleans and their high-powered offence travel to the site of Super Bowl 52 to take on Minnesota's ferocious defence.
The Saints edged past Carolina last week
Case Keenum admits he will have a few butterflies when he makes the first playoff start of his career Sunday afternoon. Keenum will be the Vikings quarterback when they play host to the Saints in an NFC divisional game at U.S. Bank Stadium in downtown Minneapolis.
“It’s not a
Fake news: The Serby Crystal Ball was hacked before the season.
Nope, no excuses here for picking the Giants to beat the Patriots in the Super Bowl (though Eli Apple took a bathroom break to assure me I would look good if I picked them, you should know that).
MINNESOTA are on course to make history and be the first team to ever play in a home Super Bowl.
SunSport runs the rule over the kings of the NFC North hoping to make it to a special showpiece next month.
Minnesota's offence and defence have both impressed this season
With more than eight minutes left in Saturday’s Vikings-Packers, NBC posted a graphic showing that four players had already been disabled. They were now, at the minimum, out of this game. And there were more injured to come.
But that stood to reason as, despite Roger Goodell’s claim that
STEFON DIGGS' first-half touchdown was enough for the Vikings to beat their rival packers at freezing Lambeau Field.
The 24-year-old wide receiver caught a four-yard pass from quarterback Case Keenum to keep Minnesota's quest for a playoff bye on track.
Temperatures plummeted to -16 Celsius in Wisconsin as the Packers