Not even tight NFL playoff games over the weekend — including a last-play winning score in Sunday’s Vikings-Saints game — could pull the once-invincible league out of its downward spiral.
Following a record decline in TV ratings for the regular season, the NFL’s four divisional playoff games hit new
There are urban myths, these stories of legend passed on by word of mouth. Some assume these allegories to be credible, but when confronted with providing details, it proves difficult.
But sometimes, the tales are true. There are real ghosts and true horror stories. We’re not talking about actual
A last-minute shake-up stunned the NFL world this holiday weekend that had nothing to do with the Vikings.
Mike Mularkey and the Titans called off their arrangement Monday morning, a day after they were working on a long-term deal. The team said “the two parties couldn’t come to an
They are 60 minutes from a Super Bowl again, and most of you either hate the Patriots, or wish you had a team like this to call your own.
Some of you can remember watching the Mickey Mantle-Yogi Berra-Whitey Ford Yankees suddenly grow old in 1965, and were forced
It was all a bunch of Mularkey.
A week after the Titans owner gave him a vote of confidence and a day after reports that he and the team were working on an extension, Mike Mularkey is out.
The head coach of the Titans is no longer the head coach
SUPER BOWL hero James White bagged a pair of touchdowns as New England eased past Tennessee on Saturday night.
The running back, who scored three touchdowns in the dramatic win over Atlanta in February, continued his post-season excellence in a dominant win at Gillette Stadium.
Tom Brady threw three touchdowns
PHILADELPHIA's defence swarmed all over Atlanta in a dominant second half so secure a spot in the NFC Championship Game.
The Eagles held the Falcons pointless after the interval at a raucous Lincoln Financial Field on Saturday night.
Quarterback Nick Foles completed 23 of 30 passes for 246 yards while
CBS Sports chairman Sean McManus was in his usual spot at the network’s broadcast center during the Week 1 games this season, but it came with an unusual feel.
McManus had made the decision to bring in Tony Romo to replace Phil Simms to work with Jim Nantz as
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
PITTSBURGH begin their latest attempt to dethrone the New England Patriots as top dogs in the AFC against Jacksonville on Sunday.
Not only do the Steelers have one of the most expectant fan bases in the world, they carry the hopes of almost the entire National Football League.
NEW ENGLAND begin another play-off campaign with just as high expectations as all the previous seasons.
Nobody expects anything other than to see them win two home games at Gillette Stadium and once again represent the AFC at the Super Bowl.
Tom Brady is looking to reach the NFL's showpiece
THERE haven't been many games in history where the No 1 seed head into the play-offs as underdogs.
Philadelphia begin their play-off campaign in front of their passionate home fans after a first-round bye and the best regular-season record in the NFC.
But they do so with serious doubts about
A NEW book will reveal the full details of the rise and fall of former NFL superstar Aaron Hernandez.
The former New England Patriot had a $40million as a professional athlete - he was later found guilty of murder before killing himself in prison.
James Patterson, the award-winning author of
Justin Timberlake will be headlining the halftime show at Super Bowl LII (perhaps in some sort of flannel ensemble to match his new album’s purportedly country aesthetic), but it’s up to Carrie Underwood to open the show. The one-time American Idol winner has been opening Sunday Night Football for the past five
For Darren McMullen, there’s more to NFL teams than victories.
“Winning all the time isn’t a big thing for me in picking a team,” the Scotland-born star of USA Network’s “NFL Football Fanatic” recently told The Post. “The prerequisite I had was I wanted it to be in a
SEATTLE and Oakland will welcome a new era of American football at Tottenham's 61-000-seat home in October.
The NFL announced the three regular-season clashes to be played in London next season from Spurs' headquarters on Thursday.
NFL LONDON 2018 SCHEDULE
Seattle Seahawks vs Oakland Raiders - Sunday, October 14 at Tottenham
Could Nick Saban to the Giants be a legitimate proposition this time?
While a source familiar with Saban’s thinking said Saban has zero interest in the Giants’ job, Bruce Arians has jump-started the rumors. The recently retired Cardinals coach dropped speculation Tuesday that the Giants’ head-coaching position would be the
PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh Steelers Pro Bowl linebacker Ryan Shazier attended practice for the first time since injuring his spine against Cincinnati last month.
Shazier posted a photo on Instagram on Wednesday afternoon from the team’s indoor training facility as Pittsburgh prepared to host Jacksonville in the divisional round of
Life is getting harder for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.
After a nightmare season that saw TV viewership fall a record 9.7 percent, an even larger wave of fans passed on watching the first round of the NFL playoffs last weekend.
Overnight ratings for the four Wild Card games fell by
LAKE FOREST, Ill. — Another one down.
One Josh McDaniels suitor left the market Monday, with the Bears hiring Kansas City Chiefs offensive coordinator Matt Nagy as their new head coach.
Chicago had interviewed the Patriots’ offensive coordinator this weekend and instead picked Alex Smith’s coach, hoping he can help lift a
Bill Belichick played with the heartstrings of two fanbases this season.
With one word, the Patriots’ mastermind uplifted the 49ers and spurned the Browns when he dealt quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo to San Francisco in October for a second-round pick in this year’s draft. The Browns, who had been actively
Former NFL standout Terry Glenn was drunk and high on marijuana during the fatal one-vehicle wreck that took his life in November, according to an autopsy report.
The report, obtained by TMZ Sports, found that Glenn was impaired with a .165 blood-alcohol content level — more than double the
FOUR more teams have fallen and just eight remain in the battle to reach the Super Bowl after Wild Card Weekend.
Atlanta, New Orleans, Jacksonville and Tennessee all advanced to the Divisional Round of the NFL play-offs with their wins over the weekend.
Here is what we learnt from the
DREW BREES was at his imperious best as the New Orleans Saints beat their rival Carolina Panthers in the Wildcard round.
A 31-26 win in the Superdome means Brees and Co progress to meet the Minnesota Vikings next Sunday.
The veteran quarterback, 38, was almost perfect as he threw for
Jeff Triplette is ejecting himself.
The longtime NFL official has decided to retire, multiple reports stated, a day after being on the crew for the Titans’ 22-21 win over the Chiefs, which featured a few disputed calls that had Chiefs fans furious.
Triplette, who first became an NFL field judge
Sean McDonough is really going to miss his ESPN partner Jon Gruden on “Monday Night Football” and gave an awkward fist bump to prove it.
“Thank you, coach, as we wrap this one up, all of us last night in our production meeting got a chance to tell
ALAMEDA, Calif. — The Raiders have officially hired Jon Gruden as their coach.
The team announced the move Saturday as soon as Gruden finished his final broadcast as an announcer for ESPN. Gruden will be formally introduced at a news conference Tuesday.
Gruden is returning for a second stint as
CLEVELAND — Chanting through chattering teeth, Browns fans finally felt victorious.
Maybe the winless season wasn’t a total loss.
Thousands of disgruntled Cleveland fans, some of them calling for owners Dee and Jimmy Haslam to sell the franchise or jump in Lake Erie, paraded once around the team’s stadium in
WHEN Jacksonville beat Buffalo 34-31 in a thriller at Wembley in 2015, both teams left London with a losing record and both fell into the pack of mediocrity in the NFL.
The Bills finished the season 8-8 and came third in the AFC East while the Jags finished 5-11
DIVISIONAL grudge matches bring something extra to a play-off game and that's exactly what there is at the Mercedes Benz Superdome on Sunday night.
The NFC South winners New Orleans Saints are back in the play-offs after a four-year drought and they welcome the Carolina Panthers for a Wild