The Islanders are no longer about being a feel-good story or rising above expectations. What they have done so far is set the bar very high.
If the Patriots can put the hangover of this scandal behind them, this could actually be one of the most memorable Super Bowls of them all.
Bill Belichick has a lot in common with Richard Nixon and Barry Bonds. They all cheated for no obvious reason.
Let’s look at the responsibilities of each of the four head coaches and their keys to victory — and a chance to play for the Lombardi Trophy.
While the Super Bowl combatants will be decided this Sunday, this is the hiring season in the NFL. Here’s a look at the strengths of those who have either filled positions or are likely to soon.
Here’s a look at the non-quarterbacks who are likely to have impact roles in the NFL’s divisional playoffs.
These variables will play a key role in determining who survives and advances to the conference championship games.
While everyone likes to say how wonderful it is, it’s time for a little truth. These outdoor games are ridiculous, and they diminish the sport.
Suh was and remains a dirty player. He nearly injured Rodgers badly and he put his team at risk by not being able to control his impulses.
The problems that have revealed themselves in the last month are all correctable, and Manning is in a perfect position to make the critics regret their words.
The Rangers are a better team now than they were a year ago when they made it to the Stanley Cup Final.
He may not deserve to be fired, but he has to leave the sidelines one way or another for the long-term success of the team. It’s a painful move that has to be made.
You’ve probably been going to Tennessee tight end Delanie Walker most of the year, and he’s been quite productive with 793 yards and four TDs. However, he is highly questionable with a knee problem, and he cannot be recommended.
The Rangers’ best player is at the top of his game right now, and his teammates are jumping on his back and following his lead.
He is not better than Joe Montana or Johnny Unitas, and he hasn’t had the longevity to his career that allows him to go by Peyton Manning, Tom Brady or even Brett Favre. But soon Aaron Rodgers will probably be ahead of them all.