Posts Tagged NFL Playoffs

Blount happy with Patriots after rocky time with Steelers

New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount speaks at his locker prior to a football team practice in Foxborough, Mass., Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — A right cross to an opponent’s chin. An arrest on a marijuana possession charge. A decision to walk out on the Pittsburgh Steelers.

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Deflated balls latest in Belichick’s reputation for guile

In this Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick is shown at a news conference prior to a team practice in Foxborough, Mass. Belichick already received the largest fine for a coach in NFL history a few years ago. Now he faces more repercussions as the Patriots are trying to prepare for the Super Bowl against Seattle.  (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)

Add underinflated footballs to the list of incidents giving Bill Belichick a reputation for guile and playing above the rules.

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Steelers president doubts 2015 playoff expansion

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Don’t look at NFL expansion of the playoffs as a slam dunk.

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Patriots path to Super Bowl capped by another blowout

New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels, center, talks to quarterback Tom Brady, right, before the NFL football AFC Championship game between the Patriots and Indianapolis Colts Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Once Tom Brady gets their offense rolling, the New England Patriots are tough to stop.

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Fox ‘looking forward’ to challenge with Bears

Chicago Bears NFL football team new head coach John Fox, right, and his wife Robin pose for photos after a news conference at Halas Hall in Lake Forest, Ill., Monday, Jan. 19, 2015. Fox has signed a four-year deal to become the team's 15th head coach in franchise history. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — John Fox isn’t backing down from his challenge as the Chicago Bears’ new coach.

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