1. How the Indianapolis Colts Defense Can Keep Tom Brady in Check

    It doesn't have the allure of the old Tom Brady - Peyton Manning matchups from a few years ago, but this weekend's playoff game between the New England Patriots and Indianapolis Colts still has plenty of storylines ...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 8 months ago 3,715 reads 16 comments

  2. Colts vs. Patriots: Newfound Running Game Will Carry New England to Win

    Over the offseason, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady lost a lot of his weapons. His top four receivers, in terms of yardage , from a year ago won't be at his disposal ...

    Joseph Hoyt Written by Joseph Hoyt about 8 months ago 3,222 reads 6 comments

  3. NFL Picks, Computer Predictions Favor Underdogs to Cover Playoff Spreads

    Every favorite will win, but every underdog will cover the spread if the Odds Shark prediction computer is as good this weekend as it was on Wild Card Weekend...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 8 months ago 11,522 reads 0 comments

  4. Tom Brady: Recapping Brady's Week 17 Fantasy Performance

    Brady was rather pedestrian in the regular season finale Sunday against the Buffalo Bills. Largely due to driving rain, Brady was limited to 14-of-24 passing for 122 yards, one touchdown and one interception in the 34-20 victory...

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  5. Tom Brady: Week 17 Fantasy Outlook

    Brady had a horribly disappointing Week 16 against Baltimore despite seeing the Patriots put up 41 points, as New England jumped out to a big lead and just ran the ball most of the game...

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  6. Colts Defense Ripe for the Picking for Tom Brady, Patriots Offense

    If the Indianapolis Colts thought they had it tough last week against the Kansas City Chiefs , they really have their work cut out for them against the New England Patriots ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 17,111 reads 58 comments

  7. Power Ranking 6 Best Potential Super Bowl XLVIII Matchups

    As we look forward to the divisional round of the playoffs, we're starting to see who's a legitimate contender and who got lucky during the regular season...

    Dilan Ames Written by Dilan Ames about 8 months ago 1,912 reads 21 comments

  8. Colts vs. Patriots: Top Matchups That Will Decide AFC Divisional Round Game

    The Indianapolis Colts and New England Patriots always seem to put on a show when they face each other in the playoffs, and Saturday night's matchup should be no different...

    Jasper Scherer Written by Jasper Scherer about 8 months ago 819 reads 0 comments

  9. Richard Sherman Doesn't Include Tom Brady on List of Smartest NFL QBs

    Maybe Richard Sherman has Tom Brady 's SAT scores. That's the only reason you could think of that would prompt the Seattle Seahawks cornerback to not list the star among the top five smartest quarterbacks in the league...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 118,403 reads 651 comments

  10. Why New England Patriots Will Be 1st Top Seed to Fall in Playoffs

    Although they're the most experienced playoff team in this year's race, the New England Patriots may be exiting the postseason sooner than many think. It's true that they have shown tremendous resiliency this season...

    Dilan Ames Written by Dilan Ames about 8 months ago 26,857 reads 294 comments

  11. NFL Playoffs 2013-14: 8 Bold Predictions Including Super Bowl Picks

    The NFL postseason and Wild Card Weekend are just five days away now and with the league-wide offensive boom this season they could not be more exciting...

    Derek Wolff Written by Derek Wolff about 8 months ago 30,866 reads 39 comments

  12. Tom Brady Gets to Punt on 3rd-and-32

    On 3rd-and-32 midway through the third quarter against the Buffalo Bills in Week 17, the New England Patriots decided to punt the football. If that wasn't odd enough, it was quarterback Tom Brady who got to boot it away...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 8 months ago 119,052 reads 108 comments

  13. 2013 NFL MVP Race: Ranking the Top 5 Candidates for Week 17

    The discussion for the NFL MVP Award generally heats up right around now, but this year, not much discussion is necessary. Peyton Manning is running away with the award, and there isn't much anyone can do about it...

    Jasper Scherer Written by Jasper Scherer about 8 months ago 13,995 reads 7 comments

  14. Which New England Patriots Players Are Most Important for a Playoff Run?

    All the Patriots want for the holidays is another Super Bowl. With the AFC East clinched and the inside track on the second overall seed and a playoff bye, they’re certainly on the right path...

    Sean Keane Written by Sean Keane about 8 months ago 5,949 reads 6 comments

  15. NFL Playoffs 2014: Breaking Down Top Seeds' Biggest Weaknesses

    Well, football fans, we made it—it is almost time for the playoffs. With several parts still moving in terms of seeding, the only real certainty comes towards the top of the food chain and the teams that have already clinched a playoff spot...

    Dilan Ames Written by Dilan Ames about 8 months ago 1,463 reads 0 comments

  16. NFL Power Rankings Week 17: Uncertainty Heading into the 2013 NFL Season Finale

    Playoff seeding will be set in less than one week, and the 2013 NFL season could hardly be set up for a more exciting finish...

    Jasper Scherer Written by Jasper Scherer about 8 months ago 2,983 reads 6 comments

  17. Does the Single-Season Touchdown Record Really Matter That Much Anymore?

    They say records are made to be broken, but that isn't true. Records are made to be admired. They're for chatting about around the water cooler or whispering in hushed tones. They're for printing in ink and casting in bronze...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 8 months ago 3,918 reads 35 comments

  18. Tale of the Tape from NFL Week 16

    Every Monday, former NFL defensive back Matt Bowen takes you inside the X’s and O’s of the game. Here are his five key plays from the Week 16 Sunday NFL schedule. Cam Newton ’s Game-Winner vs...

    Matt  Bowen Written by Matt Bowen about 8 months ago 22,738 reads 18 comments

  19. Tom Brady: Recapping Brady's Week 16 Fantasy Performance

    Brady had his first poor fantasy output in quite some time Sunday at Baltimore. He completed 14-of-26 passes for just 172 yards and a touchdown in the 41-7 victory over the Ravens...

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  20. With or Without Award, Tom Brady Is the NFL's True MVP

    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is the most valuable player in the NFL today. He won’t win the 2013 NFL MVP award because his stats don’t melt your ...

    Sean Keane Written by Sean Keane about 8 months ago 14,831 reads 164 comments

  21. What to Expect from the New England Patriots Offense in Week 16 and Beyond

    One game is obviously an insufficient sample size, but the New England Patriots offense at least looked competent in its first game following Rob Gronkowski 's ACL injury...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 8 months ago 4,362 reads 14 comments

  22. Tom Brady: Week 16 Fantasy Outlook

    While the lack of Rob Gronkowski may have hurt the Patriots' chances at a win in Week 15 against Miami, Brady's passing stats didn't suffer much, as he tossed the ball 55 times and ended up with 364 yards, two touchdowns and an interception...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report Administrator about 8 months ago 968 reads 0 comments

  23. 5 Takeaways from Ryan Tannehill's Explosive Week 15 Performance

    Week 15 of the NFL season saw some explosive and even record-setting performances from a variety of elite players. However, it was the play of second-year quarterback Ryan Tannehill that should have put the rest of the league on notice...

    Andrew Tornetta Written by Andrew Tornetta about 8 months ago 3,105 reads 51 comments

  24. Comparing Hollywood Stars with Current NFL Players and Coaches

    There is an endless variety of unique personalities that permeate the Hollywood world. After years of playing distinct roles in acting or music, mixed with trials off the camera, these stars gradually form their own reputations...

    Brad Almquist Written by Brad Almquist about 8 months ago 544 reads 0 comments

  25. 2013 NFL MVP Race: Ranking the Top 5 Candidates

    It's that time of year again. The race for the 2013 NFL MVP is starting to heat up, especially in light of Jamaal Charles ' record-breaking performance against the Oakland Raiders...

    Jasper Scherer Written by Jasper Scherer about 9 months ago 8,321 reads 35 comments