Aaron Rodgers’ interception vs. Cowboys snapped historic streak

Aaron Rodgers entered Sunday’s game against the Dallas Cowboys with zero interceptions in more than two months. His last one came Nov. 13 against the Titans, when Perrish Cox picked him off. Well, on Sunday, his remarkable streak ended. Rodgers threw an interception in the third quarter as safety Jeff Heath made a great play to pick […]

NFL’s all-time leading return man Devin Hester plans to retire

NFL’s all-time leading return man Devin Hester plans to retire

Devin Hester joined the Seattle Seahawks for their postseason run just a few weeks ago, hoping to capture that elusive Super Bowl ring late in his career. The Seahawks were, of course, eliminated from the playoffs with their loss to the Falcons, and it might spell the end of arguably the league’s greatest return man. […]

What Dak Prescott can learn from Aaron Rodgers’ playoff debut

Rookie quarterback Dak Prescott has been the guiding force behind the Dallas Cowboys’ special season, from the 11-game winning streak to the NFC East title to the No. 1 playoff seed. But now the postseason is here and the spotlight grows brighter, the margin for error grows smaller and everything becomes magnified. As Prescott prepares […]

Falcons power past Seahawks to reach NFC championship game

The Atlanta Falcons advanced to the NFC championship game for the fourth time in franchise history, beating the Seattle Seahawks 36-20 in the NFC divisional playoff game on Saturday. Matt Ryan threw for 334 yards and three touchdowns as Atlanta won just its second playoff game since 2004. Atlanta last played in the NFC title […]

The Oakland Raiders make their first big move of 2017

Jack Del Rio made his first coaching staff change since becoming the Oakland Raiders’ coach in 2015, promoting quarterbacks coach Todd Downing to offensive coordinator, the team announced Saturday. Downing replaces Bill Musgrave, who served as OC for the past two seasons but was not offered a new contract. Musgrave joined new Denver Broncos coach […]