Pats Win; Gronk Dances

While Packers-Seahawks provided tons of drama, the other game did not. The Patriots scored 31 unanswered points on their way to a 45-7 demolition of the Colts. » 1/18/15 10:49pm 1/18/15 10:49pm

Shannon Sharpe Actually Makes Sense Talking About Bill Belichick's…

Following his team's loss at home to the Baltimore Ravens in the AFC Championship, Bill Belichick declined an on-field post-game interview with CBS's Steve Tasker. It was a childish move, but not necessarily a surprising one. On the the CBS post-game show in studio, Shannon Sharpe actually had some sensible… » 1/20/13 10:32pm 1/20/13 10:32pm

The Bengals Really Could Break Their 8,400-Day Playoff Winless Streak…

For a summer in college I interned for the sports department of the Columbus Dispatch, which sent me for a few days to cover Cincinnati Bengals training camp. The 1990s had just come to a close—a dismal era even by the Bengals' standards—and the beat writers killed time during practice by stumping one another with… » 1/05/13 2:40pm 1/05/13 2:40pm

Your AFC Championship Open Thread

Miss Indiana and Miss New York duke it out for your fandom (ignore the fact that it should probably be Miss New Jersey). Slobber over your QB of choice in the comments. (Photo: Jim Cooney, BRAINtrust Marketing + Communications) » 1/24/10 3:00pm 1/24/10 3:00pm

Willis McGahee Says He's Fine, Ready For Next Concussion

"I'm all right. Everything is OK. The MRI and the CAT scan checked out good. I was scared, but I didn't know how serious it was. It was pretty intense." [Baltimore Sun] » 1/20/09 8:45am 1/20/09 8:45am

AFC Title Game May Come Down To Another Controversial Touchdown

A lot's being made of whether the Pittsburgh Steelers could beat any team three times in a season, let alone the Baltimore Ravens. Most of you will remember the controversial Santonio Holmes touchdown that pushed the Steelers past Baltimore in that Week 15 showdown. The goaline catch was originally ruled short of the… » 1/17/09 12:05pm 1/17/09 12:05pm

AFC Championship: Second Half

They're underway in the second half and we've already seen Tom Brady throw an interception off of a tipped ball. Everybody but Phil wants to see Billy Volek but Marmalard is still getting plenty on his throws when he has time. They have a got a first down inside the the twenty and it looks like we're in for another… » 1/20/08 4:59pm 1/20/08 4:59pm

AFC Championship: First Half

In a matter of minutes the Patriots and Chargers will kick off Championship Sunday from the frigid confines of Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts. The winner is headed for Super Bowl XLII Pink Taco in beautiful Glendale. I'll be here providing updates on this here post throughout the first half of action,… » 1/20/08 3:01pm 1/20/08 3:01pm