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Jerry Seeman, a former NFL referee and supervisor of officials, has died at the age of 77. Seeman died on Sunday evening, shortly before his son, NFL line judge Jeff Seeman, took the field to work Sunday night’s Broncos-Patriots game. Jeff told the St. …Share Tweet
A week after coach Gary Kubiak benched quarterback Case Keenum in the second half of a loss to the Raiders, Keenum went the distance in a 13-6 home loss to the Jaguars. Keenum didn’t play any better than he did the previous week, completing 18-of-34 pas…Share Tweet
PFT on NBCSN: Week 12 Sunday recapIt’s a good week for Thanksgiving. We can give thanks for a Sunday that saw the Patriots come back from 24 points down to beat the Broncos in overtime as well as one that saw the Panthers continue their surge up the ladder with a comeback win of their o…Share Tweet
2013 Deadspin Hall Of Fame Nominee: The Buttfumbledeadspin.com Nov 25, 2013The Jets may have finally out-Jets'd themselves on Thanksgiving night last year, when Mark Sanchez ran headlong into Brandon Moore's backside, triggering a fumble that the Patriots' Steve Gregory returned for a touchdown. Sanchez was demoted this season…Share Tweet
Can Peyton Manning win at least three cold-weather playoff games?It was hard not to watch Sunday night's Denver Broncos-New England Patriots game and think that the chatter is really gospel: Peyton Manning really doesn't like the cold. Crazy Stat of the Day: Tom Brady is 23-5 in games played in freezing temperatures …Share Tweet
Belichick: 'More and more evident how resilient players were'The Patriots coach was impressed by the resolve shown by his team against Denver.Share TweetTom Brady and Josh McDanielsPhoto By: Elise Amendola Wes Welker and Robert KraftPhoto By: Elise Amendola Tom Brad sacked and fumble. New England turned it over 3 straight times in the first quarter!Photo By: Stephan Savoia Chandler Jones bringing the pr…Share Tweet
PFT Live: Patriots talk with Tom CurranGiven the ratings for Sunday night’s game between the Patriots and Broncos, there were likely some bags under eyes in many schools and workplaces on Monday morning. Everyone who stayed up saw the Patriots come back from 24-0 down at halftime to beat the…Share TweetNBC’s Sunday Night Football did record ratings a week ago for Broncos-Chiefs, but last night topped it. The Patriots’ overtime win over Peyton Manning and the Broncos posted a 17.0 rating and a 28.0 share in overnight ratings released by the network. La…Share TweetYou don't tug on Belichick's cape. You don't kick into the wind. Sunday night's epic comeback/epic failure of a game between the Denver Broncos and New England Patriots featured a fascinating debate as overtime began: If you win the coin flip, do you ta…Share TweetFOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- A review of four hot issues following the New England Patriots' 34-31 win over the Denver Broncos: Ridley's fumbles and his future: It is often said that when a player carries the football, he carries the fate of the entire team in …Share Tweet
NFL in :90: Photog shoves another in New England, AFC playoff picture remains tightSunday night was a long one at Gillette Stadium. Combine the New England Patriots erasing a 24-point deficit, an extra-heavy load of prime time commercials and an overtime that almost went the distance and everyone was there for almost four hours of gam…Share TweetBroncos receiver Wes Welker discussed what happened at the end of Sunday's game vs. the Patriots.Share TweetCNNSI.com Nov 25, 2013Well, if you went to bed at halftime, when Denver led New England 24-0, you missed: • The Patriots scoring 31 points in a row. • Tom Brady throwing three touchdown passes into the teeth of a 22-mph wind in the third quarter. • Peyton Manning driving the…Share TweetWatch a recap of the key plays in the Patriots' 34-31 overtime victory over the Broncos on Sunday.Share TweetWR Marquise Goodwin is developing into a weapon for the Bills. The fourth quarter of the Dolphins loss had a familiar feeling in the fourth quarter. Cornerbacks rose to the occasion for the Patriots on Sunday night. Examining the decision the Jets have …Share Tweet
Fox: This loss to Brady really hurts for ManningESPN.com Nov 25, 2013Broncos let it get away in agonizing fashion as Tom Brady's advantage growsShare Tweet
Broncos Vs Patriots Recap: Brady orchestrates greatest comeback in Pats historypatriotsgab.com Nov 25, 2013Tom BradyPhoto By: Stephan Savoia The New England Patriots beat the Denver Broncos in a very cold, windy, and special night in Gillette Stadium on Sunday Night Football. This game was building all week as Manning vs Brady and as a big game, and boy did …Share Tweet
Tom Brady-Peyton Manning duels never get oldFOXBOROUGH — The two quarterbacks may be getting old, but the annual showdowns between Tom Brady and Peyton Manning never do.Share Tweet
Patriots’ defense came through when it countedFOXBOROUGH — In a game that featured 65 points, 852 yards of offense, and a pair of quarterbacks headed to the Hall of Fame, it might seem strange to single out the Patriots’ defense.Share Tweet
Edelman outshines big-name receiversESPN.com Nov 25, 2013FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- On the night when Wes Welker returned to Gillette Stadium for the first time as a member of the Denver Broncos, it was another receiver who often operates out of the slot who shined brightest. Julian Edelman, the lone holdover from …Share Tweet
Classic New England-Denver matchup ends on the worst of clunkersImagine Beethoven's "Ode to Joy" ending with a triumphant armpit fart. "Hamlet" ending with an alien invasion. "Citizen Kane" revealing that Rosebud was a Happy Meal toy. Now you're starting to see what Sunday night's Manni…Share Tweetgrantland.com Nov 25, 2013On the craziest day of the NFL season — as the Chargers hung 41 on the Chiefs, Tom Brady put together another classic, and the Cardinals stepped...Share Tweet
Belichick Takes Wind In OT Win Over DenverNov 25Eric Allen breaks down Bill Belichick's decision to go with the wind after winning the coin toss in overtime.
Who will get the top seed in the AFC?Nov 25The Kansas City Chiefs, Denver Broncos and New England Patriots are all in a close race for the top spot in the AFC. Brian Billick and Steve Mariucci make their picks.
Is New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady better than ever?Nov 25After New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady overcame a 24 point deficit against the Denver Broncos Sunday night the "NFL Total Access" crew debates whether or not Brady is better than ever.
Did New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick make the correct decision?Nov 25New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick chose to give the Denver Broncos the ball to begin overtime. Was it a brilliant move or just a bit too risky?
Chadiha: Alex Smith is able to carry ChiefsNov 25The Chiefs suddenly need more out of their quarterback, and, fortunately, Alex Smith is plenty capable of delivering, writes Jeffri Chadiha.
Life’s BouncesNov 25Well, if you went to bed at halftime, when Denver led New England 24-0, you missed: • The Patriots scoring 31 points in a row. • Tom Brady throwing three touchdown passes into the teeth of a 22-mph wind in the third quarter. • Peyton Manning driving the…
Banks: Pats overtime win over Broncos add new chapter to Brady-Manning lor…Nov 25FOXBORO, Mass. -- In the giddy postgame locker room, a procession of Patriots kept trying to find new and inventive ways to say the same thing: They had no precedent for what they had just participated in, and what the rest of us had witnessed: A 34-31 …