Patriots welcome Rob Gronkowski's return

More Sports / Football Feb 2, 2018

Patriots welcome Rob Gronkowski's return

Eleven days after leaving the AFC Championship Game with a head injury, Rob Gronkowski was cleared from NFL concussion protocol on Thursday and practiced without limitation with the New England Patriots during the team's afternoon workout at the Minnesota Vikings' practice facility 15 miles ...

Panthers, Broncos attend 'Opening Night'

More Sports / Football Feb 2, 2016

Panthers, Broncos attend 'Opening Night'

What happens when you put Peyton Manning, Miss Universe, an orange-and-blue leprechaun and 200 TV cameras into the same room? Answer: Super Bowl Opening Night. The NFL took a good idea gone surreal — what used to be known as "Media Day" — gave it a ...

More Sports / Football Dec 4, 2015

Coldplay to play at halftime during Super Bowl

Coldplay is headlining the Super Bowl halftime show. The British rock band, which is releasing a new album Friday, will perform during halftime of the Super Bowl, said a spokesperson for Pepsi, which is sponsoring the halftime show. The Super Bowl is set for Feb. 7 ...

Kraft blasts NFL probe

More Sports / Football Jan 27, 2015

Kraft blasts NFL probe

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft demanded an apology from the league once the Patriots are found to be not guilty of breaking any rules regarding using under-inflated footballs in the AFC Championship Game. A conclusion Kraft is certain will occur. In an unscheduled statement, Kraft ...

Peyton won't address legacy

More Sports / Football Jan 29, 2014

Peyton won't address legacy

Peyton Manning is not interested in talking about where his career stands in football history. Not right now, anyway. Not when he's still playing. And certainly not less than a week from playing in the Super Bowl for the Denver Broncos. As collected and measured as ...