Devin Hester’s entry into the Pro Football Hall of Fame still has a strong chance of happening. That glory just won’t come this year.
The Los Angeles Rams will be playing in their home stadium at the $5 billion crown jewel that is SoFi Stadium in Super Bowl 56. The NFC champions are favored to beat the Cincinnati Bengals, but there are countless other fun ways to wager on the game.
On a football playoff weekend largely devoid of entertainment, Nick Allegretti was there for us. He provided a moment to remember in a forgettable game, gave us a few minutes of fun and reason to smile.
In every win and loss, there was good and bad and a lesson to be learned.
The News created a Fan Meter to measure moments ranked on this scale: 1 (panic or gloom), 2 (worry or doubt), 3 (uncomfortable optimism) or 4 (excitement and joy).
The Bears had seven possessions over the first three quarters and reached at least the Minnesota 35 on each one.
The Chicago Bears had the third-toughest 2021 schedule in the league behind the Pittsburgh Steelers and Baltimore Ravens based on opponent winning percentage in 2020, according to NFL.com.
For a team that already had secured the NFC’s No. 1 seed, and the conference's lone first-round bye, Sunday’s 37-30 loss to the Lions still checked most of the let’s-avoid-catastrophe boxes the Packers surely had in the back of their minds.
You might expect some highly paid superstar receivers to show a little softness, avoid contact. Not Diggs. He doesn’t play like a diva receiver, and he doesn’t carry himself like a stereotypical diva.
The Chicago Bears’ comeback victory — without Justin Fields at the helm — might not mean much in the grand scheme. But in a difficult season, the win "feels amazing" to the players.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes threw for 258 yards and three touchdowns, Byron Pringle caught two of the TD passes, and the Kansas City Chiefs beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 36-10 on Sunday to clinch their sixth consecutive AFC West title.
It was a stunning conclusion to rare snow game in Seattle that eliminated the Seahawks (5-10) from the NFC playoff picture.
Chicago Bears quarterback Nick Foles hit Jimmy Graham with a 15-yard touchdown pass and then found Damiere Byrd for the two-point conversion pass to lift the Bears to a 25-24 victory over the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday afternoon at snowy Lumen Field.
Josh Allen passed for 314 yards and three touchdowns, led the team with 64 rushing yards and wasn’t sacked, despite playing without two of his top receivers and behind an offensive line decimated by illness and injuries.
We found out again late in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s game at Gillette Stadium exactly how much confidence Brian Daboll has in Josh Allen.
Don't miss Katherine Fitzgerald's quarter-by-quarter analysis of the Buffalo Bills' 33-21 victory over the New England Patriots.
Allen won't be able to dethrone Miami Dolphins great Dan Marino, who threw the most touchdowns in his first four seasons with 142, a whopping 28 more than Patrick Mahomes of Kansas City.
If Josh Allen reaches the end zone, he’ll become just the second quarterback in NFL history to score at least five rushing touchdowns in four consecutive seasons.
For a run game that has taken a whole bunch of criticism this season, the 31-14 victory over the Carolina Panthers was indeed a step in the right direction, writes Jay Skurski.
Eastern Illinois announced it signed 16 players for December National Signing Day on Wednesday.
Seemingly left for dead at halftime Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Raymond James Stadium, the Buffalo Bills rallied from a 24-3 deficit to tie the game, 27-27, and force overtime.
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has dominated the Chicago Bears during his Hall of Fame-caliber career and isn't shy about pointing that out.