SAN FRANCISCO — The Carolina Panthers have a golden opportunity in Super Bowl 50. Carolina has never won a Super Bowl before. They came close, in Super Bowl XXXVIII, but the New England Patriots broke their hearts with a field goal as time expired. The …Share Tweet
profootballtalk.com 14 hours agoIn an interview this week, former Panthers fullback Brad Hoover became the latest member of Carolina’s previous Super Bowl team to say he thinks the Patriots used skullduggery to obtain information about the Panthers’ game plan before Super Bowl XXXVIII…Share Tweet
Saturday one-liners: Patriots CB Malcom Butler said Friday that he mis…profootballtalk.com 18 hours agoPatriots CB Malcom Butler said Friday that he missed the Pro Bowl due to a sprained knee. Dolphins offensive coordinator Clyde Christenson, who worked with Peyton Manning in Indianapolis, isn’t buying the idea that Sunday will be the Sheriff’s last rode…Share Tweetnytimes.com 21 hours agoDenver Broncos Von Miller, T.J. Ward and Shiloh Keo have been fined $23,152 each by the NFL for actions in their victory over the New England Patriots in the AFC championship game.Share Tweetyahoo.com 21 hours agoThe Denver Broncos are going to have to be patient with the running game in Super Bowl 50. And they'll need to find a way to run it more effectively than they did against the New England Patriots in the AFC championship game. The Patriots were very effe…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Feb 5 (yesterday)The NFL periodically collected football air-pressure data this season, not to understand the science but to check for violations of the rules. Attorney Jeffrey Kessler, who has been instrumental in the fight against Tom Brady’s four-game #DeflateGate su…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Feb 5 (yesterday)The Bills signed CB Javier Arenas to a future contract. The Dolphins offensive line remains in need of an upgrade. Said Patriots S Devin McCourty of his offseason plans, “Right now, I have no plans. I haven’t planned anything. I usually always take it s…Share Tweet
Hillman admits fumble vs. Patriots was “totally on me”profootballtalk.com Feb 5 (2 days ago)Officially, the Broncos’ only turnover in the AFC Championship Game was a fumble by Peyton Manning. In reality, the fumble was Ronnie Hillman’s fault. Hillman said on Thursday that the fumble, which was initially ruled an incomplete pass from Manning to…Share TweetESPN.com Feb 5 (2 days ago)Devin McCourty at Super Bowl: 'Hungry' Patriots wish season started next weekShare Tweet
Unlikely Super Bowl Stars From Timmy Smith to Larry Brownnytimes.com Feb 5 (2 days ago)Super Bowl history is filled with great performances from the biggest stars, such as Jerry Rice, Tom Brady and Emmitt Smith.Share TweetThe biggest mystery of Super Bowl 50 week is no longer a mystery: Tom Brady will not stage a Deflategate boycott.Share Tweet
Joe Montana: Different eras make it hard to pick best QB of all timeWith Peyton Manning starting for the Broncos on Sunday and Joe Montana and Tom Brady taking part in a pregame ceremony for past Super Bowl MVPs, several of the candidates for the greatest quarterback of all time will be at Levi’s Stadium. If you ask the…Share Tweet
The NFL Can't Stop Pandering At Womendeadspin.com Feb 4 (3 days ago)The video starts out simply enough, with a stereotypical pseudo-military march followed by a booming voice announcing “Patriots Today!” and a quick announcement from a corporate sponsor. But this report from the New England Patriots soon takes a turn. T…Share TweetAs the Panthers try to win their first championship in franchise history, players from the team that lost in the Panthers’ previous Super Bowl appearance think they got cheated. The latest ex-Panther to say so is Brad Hoover, who said on 610 WFNZ that h…Share Tweet
Dominique Easley doesn’t need surgery for latest injuryDominique Easley wasn’t able to finish the season for the Patriots, but he at least won’t miss much of the offseason. According to Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald, the partially torn quadriceps which landed the defensive tackle on IR won’t require surger…Share Tweet
Slate ranks all the Super Bowls by completely arbitrary metrics, which is silly because everyone knodeadspin.com Feb 4 (3 days ago)Slate ranks all the Super Bowls by completely arbitrary metrics, which is silly because everyone knows the best Super Bowls were the last two the Patriots lost. Read more...Share Tweet
Tom Brady Sr. calls league’s PSI checks “laughable”When last we heard from the father of Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, the elder Brady went berserk on the league’s handling of #DeflateGate. Now that the league has made it clear that whatever random data regarding air pressure in footballs the league c…Share TweetA couple of days after the New England Patriots lost the AFC Championship to the Denver Broncos, news came that none of the seven Patriots selected to play in the Pro Bowl would be going to the exhibition. One of those seven, Rob Gronkowski, offered his…Share Tweet
Tom Brady tells Derek Jeter: “We blew it,” hangs with Ric FlairIf you want to be the man, you have to beat the man, and Tom Brady didn’t. Well, at least he wasn’t able to beat Peyton Manning in the AFC Championship Game, but he did get to meet the guy who coined the phrase “limousine riding and jet-plane flying” ye…Share Tweet
Brady, Cam, Beckham have NFL’s best-selling jerseysDeflategate, dancing and dirty play aside, Tom Brady, Cam Newton and Odell Beckham Jr. have the NFL’s three best-selling jerseys. Although all three players have been described as polarizing at times, when NFLShop.com released its latest jersey rankings…Share Tweetyahoo.com Feb 4 (3 days ago)The Denver Broncos won the AFC championship game, but there are still things their offense must do better in Super Bowl 50, specifically in the passing game. Peyton Manning was up and down with his ball placement in the AFC title game against the New En…Share Tweet
What can't Gronk do?Feb 4Everyone knows Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski can dominate on the field, but as "Good Morning America" found out, he's no placekicker.
Gronk and Marlo enjoy The NFL ExperienceFeb 4Jesse Palmer catches up with Good Morning America's kid correspondent Marlo Mosely and meets with Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski to take in The NFL Experience at Super Bowl 50.
Key words to distract Gronk at the lineFeb 4The Dan Le Batard Show compiles a fake mashup of what they think the Broncos used to distract Patriot TE Rob Gronkowski at the line during the AFC Championship game.
White uniforms key to winning Super Bowl?Feb 3Check out some of the key facts explaining why is in a team's best interests to wear white uniforms if it wants to win the Super Bowl.