Football might be the ultimate team sport. Increasingly, only one position matters.
From Joe Burrow to Tom Brady to Aaron Rodgers to Patrick Mahomes, these NFL playoffs are a quarterbacking fantasy.
NFL asks court to dismiss Jon Gruden’s lawsuit, says it did not leak Gruden’s emails
The NFL’s attorneys wrote that Gruden “primarily assumed the risk” that his emails could be “possessed and distributed” by the Washington Football Team, among others.
NFL fines Buccaneers’ Bruce Arians for striking his own player
Arians was fined $50,000 for slapping Buccaneers safety Andrew Adams on the side of the helmet after a play during Sunday's playoff win over the Eagles, trying to prevent Adams from being penalized for pulling opposing players off a pileup.
Before their teams met in the NFL playoffs, a Bengals fan stepped up to save a Raiders fan’s life
Jerry Mills, an ICU nurse, came to the aid of Ed Fernandes just as Paul Brown Stadium was opening for a playoff game between the Bengals and Raiders.
The biggest questions for the divisional round of the NFL playoffs
Can the Bengals protect Joe Burrow? Can the Packers stop Deebo Samuel?
J.D. McKissic waited years for his chance, then ran with it in Washington
J.D. McKissic has found his place in the NFL, becoming a core playmaker and leader in his two seasons with the Washington Football Team.
Washington executive Damon Jones, a key player in stadium search, leaves for L.A. Dodgers
Just 14 months after joining the Washington Football Team’s remade executive team, Jones, the franchise's chief legal officer, is leaving to become the Dodgers’ assistant general manager.
What to know about the WFT’s offseason, from biggest roster needs to its QB options
The franchise’s third offseason with Coach Ron Rivera is expected to be all about the quarterback position.
Dak Prescott apologizes for praising fans who pelted Cowboys’ field with debris
“I was caught up in the emotion of a disappointing loss and my words were uncalled for and unfair,” Dallas quarterback Dak Prescott tweeted.
Browns player arrested in Florida on charges of battery of police officer, public exposure
Malik McDowell, a 25-year-old defensive lineman, is accused of committing a 'violent attack' on a sheriff’s deputy while naked near a children's learning center.
The NFL chose quantity over quality, and its product suffered
These NFL playoffs may end up being incredible, but their three-day opening act could not have been less gripping.
Best bets for the NFL’s divisional round: How to take advantage of a strange point spread
The Packers are favored by 5½ points over the 49ers which is, for lack of a better term, a dead number for NFL bettors.
What to know from the NFL playoffs: Mike McCarthy is in trouble, and Josh Allen is a bad man
Patrick Mahomes and Josh Allen are on a collision course, the Packers are bracing for the 49ers and Matthew Stafford finally won a playoff game.
NFL playoffs schedule, bracket and what you need to know
The NFL postseason continues with the divisional round next weekend. Here’s what you need to know.
Rams demolish overmatched Cardinals, giving Matthew Stafford his first career playoff win
The Rams will next travel to Tampa to face Tom Brady and the Bucs after finishing off Kyler Murray and the Cardinals by halftime in a 34-11 romp.
The 49ers’ blueprint chewed up the Cowboys. Can it work against the Packers?
“It’s not going to be easy going into Lambeau,” San Francisco quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo said. “We know it’s going to be a tough challenge for us, but we are ready for it.”
Patrick Mahomes stars as Chiefs send Ben Roethlisberger into retirement
Mahomes threw five touchdown passes and the Chiefs bounced back from a sluggish start to thrash the Steelers, 42-21, in what was almost certainly Roethlisberger's final NFL game.
Cowboys’ rally falls short in playoff loss to 49ers, leaving questions about what comes next
Quarterback Dak Prescott and the Dallas offense couldn't overcome the team's many mistakes in the loss, which sends San Francisco to the divisional round.
Cowboys’ last-gasp effort falls short as Niners secure 23-17 win
Jimmy Garoppolo and the 49ers advance to face the Green Bay Packers next weekend.
The Buccaneers are without several stars, but all that matters is they have Tom Brady
Brady led Tampa Bay to a decisive first-round playoff win Sunday, and at times the Eagles made it easy on them.
Buccaneers start title defense with 31-15 win over Eagles
Tom Brady and the Bucs host Jalen Hurts and the Eagles in the first round of the NFL playoffs. Follow along for live updates.
NFL will consider further instant replay changes, but ‘sky judge’ remains unlikely
The potential changes could include expanding the range of reviewable plays, covering not only an inadvertent whistle like the one in Saturday's Bengals-Raiders game, but perhaps also roughing-the-passer calls.
After demolishing the Patriots, Josh Allen and the Bills are a threat to the entire NFL
Ignore Buffalo's No. 3 seed. This team was one of the best in the regular season and is surging at the right time.