Expected Lions coach Matt Patricia laments his Super Bowl performance

New England Patriots defensive coordinator Matt Patricia, the expected next head coach of the Detroit Lions, speaks to the media after the Eagles won Super Bowl LII, 41-33, on Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018, in Minneapolis. Video by Dave Birkett/DFP Patricia: ‘I didn’t do a good enough job’; his next

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NFL-Eagles stun Patriots to claim maiden Super Bowl triumph

The Philadelphia Eagles upset the National Football League’s defending champion New England Patriots 41-33 in a back-and-forth clash on Sunday to capture their maiden Super Bowl title. For the Eagles, who previously lost title games in 1981 and 2005, the win capped a remarkable late-season charge

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Tom Brady's Super Bowl hype video flashes back to the Patriots' college days

The lion’s awake. Tom Brady shared a pump-up video on Instagram Sunday morning, hours away from Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis. The video includes clips of his New England teammates when they were in college, from Danny Amendola at Texas Tech to Brandin Cooks at Oregon State. The voiceover is provided

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Jay Ajayi: Londoner with chip on his shoulder chases Super Bowl glory

From Manor House to Minneapolis, via Miami, Jay Ajayi has charted an improbable path to the Super Bowl. Born in London, he moved to the United States with his family aged seven but it was not until a decade later that he committed to pursuing a career in American football, and left association football

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The Patriots’ Enormous Advantage in the Information War

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — ESPN screened The Two Bills , the documentary about Parcells and Belichick, for a small group of reporters on Wednesday. Beyond the narrative the director created on a history of tension between the two Type A personalities, he—perhaps unintentionally—shined a light on how absolutely

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Super Bowl history: Ranking every game in 21st century from worst to best

The 2017 NFL Playoffs have been mostly fun and a huge improvement over last year’s dirge. It’s all culminated in an unlikely underdog run with Nick Foles and the Philadelphia Eagles facing the New England Patriots. Given the recent history of classic Super Bowl matchups, they’ll have a high

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Hall of Famer Tarkenton alleges steroid use by NFL players

The two biggest problems facing the NFL are the controversial player protests during the national anthem and illicit steroid use by players, or so says Hall of Fame quarterback Fran Tarkenton. ‘How do you think these people are so much bigger today than they were in my generation?’ the 77-year-old

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