Greg Zuerlein kicked a 57-yard field goal in overtime and the Los Angeles Rams, helped by a huge missed call by the officials, advanced to the Super Bowl with a 26-23 victory over the New Orleans Saints on Sunday.
John Michels, a College Football Hall of Famer whose 27 seasons as a Minnesota Vikings assistant coach included all four of their Super Bowl appearances, died Thursday in Kingsport.
Jason Witten vividly remembers Tony Romo’s return to the home of the Dallas Cowboys for the first time as a broadcaster last year. Now it’s the 15-year tight end’s turn.
Former San Francisco wide receiver Dwight Clark died Monday just more than one year after revealing he had ALS. He was 61.
Just days from turning 36, Elizabethton native Jason Witten walks away as the leader in games, catches and yards receiving for a franchise with five Super Bowl wins, but none since the 1995 season.
Former Michigan State running back Madre London announced Sunday via social media that he plans to graduate and transfer to Tennessee.
In a record-setting shootout between Nick Foles and Tom Brady of the favored New England Patriots, the backup quarterback led a pressure-packed 75-yard drive to the winning touchdown.
The Titans announced the move two days after a 35-14 loss to New England in the AFC divisional round.
Minnesota opens as a 3½-point favorite against Philadelphia in the NFC championship game, New England by 9½ over Jacksonville for the AFC title.
Tom Brady passed for three touchdowns and 337 yards, and New England cruised past Tennessee 35-14 on Saturday night to advance to its seventh consecutive conference title game.
Marcus Mariota led Tennessee to three second-half touchdowns, incredibly throwing one to himself, and the Titans beat Kansas City 22-21 for their first playoff win in 14 years.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The 49ers placed center Daniel Kilgore on season-ending injured reserve Tuesday.
NASHVILLE — The renovations Tennessee started this offseason with a new general manager are making quite the impression, and the Titans proved Friday they’re nowhere near finished as players reported for training camp.
Quarterback Tom Brady’s last best chance to avoid serving a four-game “Deflategate” suspension to start the new season was flatly rejected Wednesday by an appeals court.
Speaking two days after a major victory for the NFL in its dispute with New England quarterback Tom Brady and the players’ union, Roger Goodell defended the league’s discipline process for players.