1. The Supporting Cast of Epic Tom Brady vs. Peyton Manning Rivalry

    The consistent dominance of quarterbacks Tom Brady and Peyton Manning have made the matchup between their two teams a clash-of-the-titans spectacle, but a handful of contributors make the Brady-Manning Bowl a gripping rivalry over the years...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 11 months ago 6,806 reads 14 comments

  2. Joe Namath Says He Feels for Tom Brady, Knows What It's Like to Be Hated

    Joe Namath knows hatred. He understands what it's like to be the shiny target with the chiseled chin. Broadway Joe was an iconoclast of the old-school, crew-cut quarterback tradition in football...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 11 months ago 17,987 reads 98 comments

  3. AFC Championship Game 2014: Peyton Manning, Tom Brady Will Torture Weak Defenses

    With the Denver Broncos hosting the New England Patriots for the AFC Championship on Jan. 19, Peyton Manning and Tom Brady will have their fourth playoff meeting...

    Sean Hojnacki Written by Sean Hojnacki about 11 months ago 5,350 reads 0 comments

  4. Peyton Manning vs Tom Brady: What Makes These Legendary QBs so Great?

    Twenty years from now you'll be telling stories of what it was like to watch Peyton Manning and Tom Brady square off against one another...

    BJ Kissel Written by BJ Kissel about 11 months ago 11,201 reads 52 comments

  5. 5 Takeaways from Knowshon Moreno's Clutch AFC Divisional Round Performance

    With all the focus on Peyton Manning ’s arm guiding the Denver Broncos into the AFC Championship, Knowshon Moreno’s contribution to the cause should not be overlooked...

    Micky Shaked Written by Micky Shaked about 11 months ago 1,197 reads 12 comments

  6. New England Patriots vs. Denver Broncos: Previewing the AFC Championship Game

    Tom Brady vs. Peyton Manning for the right to represent the AFC in Super Bowl XLVIII? Yeah, we'll take it. Sometimes, we love when underdogs disrupt the idyllic NFL playoff picture—other times, we love chalk...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 11 months ago 14,660 reads 112 comments

  7. Tom Brady as Underdog Gives Old-School Feel to New-School Peyton Manning Rivalry

    Nostalgia. That's the best word to describe the feelings around the 2013-14 AFC Championship Game between the Denver Broncos and New England Patriots . This showdown has everything the classic battles had...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 11 months ago 27,212 reads 157 comments

  8. Broncos vs. Patriots: The Game Will Impact Peyton's Legacy, but Only If He Wins

    As Denver's Peyton Manning draws nearer to retirement, the question of his overall legacy comes up often, especially the impact his wins and losses in the playoffs will have on how he is ranked among the sport's greatest signal-callers...

    Jonathan Schlosser Written by Jonathan Schlosser about 11 months ago 1,339 reads 19 comments

  9. Patriots vs. Broncos: Peyton Manning-Tom Brady Rivalry Receives Proper Spotlight

    If semi-insufferable narratives are your thing, the 2014 AFC Championship Game could not have shaken out with a better matchup to satiate your desires...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 11 months ago 4,265 reads 3 comments

  10. Peyton Manning, Tom Brady Familiar Foes on AFC's Biggest Stage

    NFL fans should say a hearty "Thank you" to the football gods tonight, for they have decided that we've all been good enough to earn another edition of Peyton Manning vs. Tom Brady...

    Joe Rapolla Jr. Written by Joe Rapolla Jr. about 11 months ago 603 reads 1 comments

  11. Broncos Win Pits Manning vs. Brady in a Battle of Legacies for AFC Crown

    DENVER — The question annoys Peyton Manning . You can see it in his face. You saw it in his face when asked after beating the San Diego Chargers on Sunday. His face wrinkled...

    Mike Freeman Written by Mike Freeman about 11 months ago 119,406 reads 913 comments

  12. Takeaways from the New England Patriots' Divisional Round Win over the Colts

    As reporters filed into the New England Patriots locker room following their 43-22 win over the Indianapolis Colts , there was an aura of familiarity emanating throughout it. There was no celebrating...

    Andrew Tornetta Written by Andrew Tornetta about 11 months ago 2,878 reads 0 comments

  13. 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 11 months ago 3,767 reads 16 comments

  14. 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 11 months ago 3,422 reads 6 comments

  15. 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 OddsShark.com about 11 months ago 12,235 reads 0 comments

  16. 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...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report Administrator about 11 months ago 103 reads 0 comments

  17. 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...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report Administrator about 11 months ago 78 reads 0 comments

  18. 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 11 months ago 17,186 reads 58 comments

  19. 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 11 months ago 1,985 reads 21 comments

  20. 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 11 months ago 992 reads 0 comments

  21. 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 11 months ago 118,938 reads 651 comments

  22. 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 11 months ago 26,979 reads 294 comments

  23. 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 11 months ago 31,091 reads 39 comments

  24. 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 11 months ago 118,972 reads 108 comments

  25. 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 11 months ago 14,400 reads 7 comments