Silverman: These Coaches Should Soon Follow McAdoo To Unemployment LineBen McAdoo is now just another name on the list of former NFL head coaches. His term with the Giants was incredibly short, especially considering that he led New York to the playoffs in his first year and beat an excellent Dallas Cowboys team twice in 2016.
Silverman: NFL Hiring Season Is About To Get Very InterestingWhile 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.
Palladino: 'Giant' Memories Make John Fox A No-Brainer For BearsErnie Accorsi knew Fox would have been good for the Giants 15 years ago. There’s nothing that should make the Chicago consultant think any different now.
Denver Broncos Fall Short Of Super Bowl Once AgainThe Denver Broncos are one-and-done in the playoffs for the second time in three years. While it was a mostly successful season, the franchise missed out on their efforts to bring a third Vince Lombardi Trophy back to Dove Valley, prompting all kinds of questions in Broncos Country.
Silverman: Coughlin Remains On Short List Of NFL's Best Head CoachesNFL head coaches tend to be more revered than their counterparts in Major League Baseball, the NBA and the NHL. Tom Coughlin is still viewed as elite, and deservedly so.
Before Super Bowl Disaster Struck, Broncos Had One Remarkable Season In 2013The Denver Broncos seemed unstoppable, even unbeatable at times during the 2013 season. But, when the Vince Lombardi Trophy was on the line, they were blown out by the Seattle Seahawks.
Game Day! Manning, Wilson Take Center Stage At Super Bowl XLVIIISuper Bowl Sunday has arrived! And this year's big game has just about everything a fan, a player, a coach — and certainly a league — could ask for, starting at QB.
Scrambling Wilson And Old-School Pocket Passer Manning Ready To Clash At Super BowlThe Super Bowl features classic pocket passer Peyton Manning of the Broncos and Seattle's quick-footed, quick-witted scrambler Russell Wilson.
Keidel: Manning's Manifest Destiny?What will matter most? The fact that Seattle has no players with Super Bowl experience, or their youth and speed and top-ranked defense? Or will the game be won by Denver's suddenly stout rush defense and Peyton Manning's blessed right arm?
Lombardi Trophy Rivals Pete Carroll And John Fox Enjoying Super Bowl MomentNo grumpy one-sentence responses. No agitated reactions to edgy queries. Neither Super Bowl coach seemed overwhelmed or even antsy about the biggest game of his life coming up on Sunday.
Broncos, Seahawks Focus On Football As Super Bowl Draws NearAlmost there. Last up: the coaches. Denver's John Fox and Seattle's Pete Carroll were scheduled to hold their final news conferences Friday morning, the last time everyone will hear from the teams until after the Lombardi Trophy is awarded.
'Weather-Proof' Broncos Get To Work At Jets ComplexThe Broncos braved the cold for their first full practice of Super Bowl week, working in pads for nearly two hours after a 30-minute walkthrough session Wednesday.